Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Rhode Island

Precipitation Rankings, April 1974

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1974
1-Month
3.38"
(85.85mm)
4.06"
(103.12mm)
-0.68"
(-17.27mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1971 1942
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1983
Mar–Apr 1974
2-Month
8.00"
(203.20mm)
8.28"
(210.31mm)
-0.28"
(-7.11mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1971 1915
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1983
Ties: 1895
Feb–Apr 1974
3-Month
10.73"
(272.54mm)
11.72"
(297.69mm)
-0.99"
(-25.15mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1966 2012
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1983
Jan–Apr 1974
4-Month
15.14"
(384.56mm)
15.66"
(397.76mm)
-0.52"
(-13.20mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1971 1985
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1983
Dec 1973–Apr 1974
5-Month
23.42"
(594.87mm)
19.81"
(503.17mm)
3.61"
(91.70mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1972 1985
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2010
Nov 1973–Apr 1974
6-Month
25.83"
(656.08mm)
23.96"
(608.58mm)
1.87"
(47.50mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1971 1985
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1984
Oct 1973–Apr 1974
7-Month
29.06"
(738.12mm)
27.49"
(698.25mm)
1.57"
(39.87mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1971 1966
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2019
Sep 1973–Apr 1974
8-Month
33.02"
(838.71mm)
31.09"
(789.69mm)
1.93"
(49.02mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1972 1985
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2019
Aug 1973–Apr 1974
9-Month
36.89"
(937.01mm)
35.13"
(892.30mm)
1.76"
(44.71mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1972 1985
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2019
Jul 1973–Apr 1974
10-Month
41.25"
(1,047.75mm)
38.37"
(974.60mm)
2.88"
(73.15mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1972 1966
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2010
Ties: 2003
Jun 1973–Apr 1974
11-Month
45.28"
(1,150.11mm)
41.66"
(1,058.16mm)
3.62"
(91.95mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1972 1966
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2010
May 1973–Apr 1974
12-Month
49.39"
(1,254.51mm)
45.12"
(1,146.05mm)
4.27"
(108.46mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1972 1966
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2007
Nov 1972–Apr 1974
18-Month
81.32"
(2,065.53mm)
69.07"
(1,754.38mm)
12.25"
(311.15mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1972 1966
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1899
May 1972–Apr 1974
24-Month
111.13"
(2,822.70mm)
90.21"
(2,291.33mm)
20.92"
(531.37mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1973 1966
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 2007
May 1971–Apr 1974
36-Month
156.06"
(3,963.92mm)
135.40"
(3,439.16mm)
20.66"
(524.76mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1973 1967
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1900 2007
May 1970–Apr 1974
48-Month
198.07"
(5,030.98mm)
180.64"
(4,588.26mm)
17.43"
(442.72mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1973 1967
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2010
May 1969–Apr 1974
60-Month
247.24"
(6,279.90mm)
225.78"
(5,734.81mm)
21.46"
(545.09mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1973 1967
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2010

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published December 2019, retrieved on December 10, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/