Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Rhode Island

Precipitation Rankings, May 1975

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1975
1-Month
2.66"
(67.56mm)
3.44"
(87.38mm)
-0.78"
(-19.82mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1965 1903
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1974 1948
Apr–May 1975
2-Month
5.85"
(148.59mm)
7.51"
(190.75mm)
-1.66"
(-42.16mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1968 1942
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1974 1901
Mar–May 1975
3-Month
9.20"
(233.68mm)
11.72"
(297.69mm)
-2.52"
(-64.01mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1966 1915
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1974 1901
Feb–May 1975
4-Month
12.66"
(321.56mm)
15.16"
(385.06mm)
-2.50"
(-63.50mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1966 1915
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1974 1983
Ties: 2013
Jan–May 1975
5-Month
18.88"
(479.55mm)
19.10"
(485.14mm)
-0.22"
(-5.59mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1974 1941
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1983
Dec 1974–May 1975
6-Month
23.60"
(599.44mm)
23.25"
(590.55mm)
0.35"
(8.89mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1971 1941
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1974 1979
Nov 1974–May 1975
7-Month
25.55"
(648.97mm)
27.41"
(696.21mm)
-1.86"
(-47.24mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1966 1985
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1974 1984
Oct 1974–May 1975
8-Month
28.46"
(722.88mm)
30.94"
(785.88mm)
-2.48"
(-63.00mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1966 1905
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1974 1984
Sep 1974–May 1975
9-Month
35.28"
(896.11mm)
34.54"
(877.32mm)
0.74"
(18.79mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1971 1966
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1974 2019
Aug 1974–May 1975
10-Month
38.37"
(974.60mm)
38.58"
(979.93mm)
-0.21"
(-5.33mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1971 1985
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1974 2019
Jul 1974–May 1975
11-Month
40.34"
(1,024.64mm)
41.82"
(1,062.23mm)
-1.48"
(-37.59mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1971 1966
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1974 2019
Jun 1974–May 1975
12-Month
43.28"
(1,099.31mm)
45.10"
(1,145.54mm)
-1.82"
(-46.23mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1971 1966
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1974 2010
Dec 1973–May 1975
18-Month
69.99"
(1,777.75mm)
68.37"
(1,736.60mm)
1.62"
(41.15mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1972 1966
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1974 1984
Jun 1973–May 1975
24-Month
91.85"
(2,332.99mm)
90.22"
(2,291.59mm)
1.63"
(41.40mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1972 1966
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1974 1984
Ties: 2017
Jun 1972–May 1975
36-Month
151.80"
(3,855.72mm)
135.41"
(3,439.41mm)
16.39"
(416.31mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1973 1966
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1974 2007
Jun 1971–May 1975
48-Month
198.34"
(5,037.84mm)
180.64"
(4,588.26mm)
17.70"
(449.58mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1974 1967
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2010
Jun 1970–May 1975
60-Month
241.29"
(6,128.77mm)
225.79"
(5,735.07mm)
15.50"
(393.70mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1972 1966
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1974 2010

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 15, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/