Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Rhode Island

Precipitation Rankings, November 1972

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
November 1972
1-Month
8.05"
(204.47mm)
4.15"
(105.41mm)
3.90"
(99.06mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1971 1917
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1983
Oct–Nov 1972
2-Month
12.27"
(311.66mm)
7.65"
(194.31mm)
4.62"
(117.35mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1971 1946
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2005
Sep–Nov 1972
3-Month
18.11"
(459.99mm)
11.26"
(286.00mm)
6.85"
(173.99mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1971 1946
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1932 2018
Aug–Nov 1972
4-Month
20.74"
(526.80mm)
15.31"
(388.87mm)
5.43"
(137.93mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1971 1941
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1955
Jul–Nov 1972
5-Month
23.90"
(607.06mm)
18.56"
(471.42mm)
5.34"
(135.64mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1971 1965
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1898
Jun–Nov 1972
6-Month
31.96"
(811.78mm)
21.88"
(555.75mm)
10.08"
(256.03mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1971 1957
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1955
May–Nov 1972
7-Month
37.86"
(961.64mm)
25.32"
(643.13mm)
12.54"
(318.51mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1971 1957
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 2006
Apr–Nov 1972
8-Month
41.85"
(1,062.99mm)
29.39"
(746.51mm)
12.46"
(316.48mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1971 1965
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1989
Mar–Nov 1972
9-Month
48.53"
(1,232.66mm)
33.60"
(853.44mm)
14.93"
(379.22mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 1971 1965
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 1989
Feb–Nov 1972
10-Month
54.07"
(1,373.38mm)
37.04"
(940.82mm)
17.03"
(432.56mm)
126th Driest Driest since: 1971 1965
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1972
Jan–Nov 1972
11-Month
56.39"
(1,432.31mm)
40.98"
(1,040.89mm)
15.41"
(391.42mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1971 1965
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 2018
Dec 1971–Nov 1972
12-Month
59.13"
(1,501.90mm)
45.13"
(1,146.30mm)
14.00"
(355.60mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1971 1957, 1965
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1898
Jun 1971–Nov 1972
18-Month
78.50"
(1,993.90mm)
66.98"
(1,701.29mm)
11.52"
(292.61mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1971 1965
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2006
Dec 1970–Nov 1972
24-Month
100.05"
(2,541.27mm)
90.25"
(2,292.35mm)
9.80"
(248.92mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1971 1965
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 2006
Dec 1969–Nov 1972
36-Month
149.25"
(3,790.95mm)
135.37"
(3,438.40mm)
13.88"
(352.55mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1971 1966
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2011
Dec 1968–Nov 1972
48-Month
194.53"
(4,941.06mm)
180.53"
(4,585.46mm)
14.00"
(355.60mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1971 1966
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2011
Dec 1967–Nov 1972
60-Month
238.24"
(6,051.30mm)
225.71"
(5,733.03mm)
12.53"
(318.27mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1971 1967
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1962 2009

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2021, retrieved on January 18, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/