Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Rhode Island

Precipitation Rankings, April 1976

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1976
1-Month
2.15"
(54.61mm)
4.06"
(103.12mm)
-1.91"
(-48.51mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1968 1942
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1983
Mar–Apr 1976
2-Month
5.46"
(138.68mm)
8.28"
(210.31mm)
-2.82"
(-71.63mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1966 1915
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1983
Feb–Apr 1976
3-Month
8.29"
(210.57mm)
11.72"
(297.69mm)
-3.43"
(-87.12mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1966 2012
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1983
Jan–Apr 1976
4-Month
14.57"
(370.08mm)
15.66"
(397.76mm)
-1.09"
(-27.68mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1971 1985
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1983
Dec 1975–Apr 1976
5-Month
19.42"
(493.27mm)
19.81"
(503.17mm)
-0.39"
(-9.90mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1971 1985
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1975 2010
Nov 1975–Apr 1976
6-Month
25.84"
(656.34mm)
23.96"
(608.58mm)
1.88"
(47.76mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1975 1985
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1984
Oct 1975–Apr 1976
7-Month
31.25"
(793.75mm)
27.49"
(698.25mm)
3.76"
(95.50mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1975 1966
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2019
Sep 1975–Apr 1976
8-Month
37.71"
(957.83mm)
31.09"
(789.69mm)
6.62"
(168.14mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1975 1985
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2019
Aug 1975–Apr 1976
9-Month
41.17"
(1,045.72mm)
35.13"
(892.30mm)
6.04"
(153.42mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1975 1985
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2019
Jul 1975–Apr 1976
10-Month
44.64"
(1,133.86mm)
38.37"
(974.60mm)
6.27"
(159.26mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1975 1966
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2010
Jun 1975–Apr 1976
11-Month
48.94"
(1,243.08mm)
41.66"
(1,058.16mm)
7.28"
(184.92mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1975 1966
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2010
May 1975–Apr 1976
12-Month
51.60"
(1,310.64mm)
45.12"
(1,146.05mm)
6.48"
(164.59mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1975 1966
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2007
Nov 1974–Apr 1976
18-Month
74.49"
(1,892.05mm)
69.07"
(1,754.38mm)
5.42"
(137.67mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1975 1966
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1974 1899
May 1974–Apr 1976
24-Month
95.51"
(2,425.95mm)
90.21"
(2,291.33mm)
5.30"
(134.62mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1975 1966
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1974 2007
May 1973–Apr 1976
36-Month
144.90"
(3,680.46mm)
135.40"
(3,439.16mm)
9.50"
(241.30mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1972 1967
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 2007
May 1972–Apr 1976
48-Month
206.64"
(5,248.66mm)
180.64"
(4,588.26mm)
26.00"
(660.40mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1975 1967
6th Wettest Wettest to Date 2010
May 1971–Apr 1976
60-Month
251.57"
(6,389.88mm)
225.78"
(5,734.81mm)
25.79"
(655.07mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1975 1967
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1903 2010

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published February 2020, retrieved on February 27, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/