Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Rhode Island

Precipitation Rankings, December 1976

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1976
1-Month
3.41"
(86.61mm)
4.17"
(105.92mm)
-0.76"
(-19.31mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1971 1955
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1901
Nov–Dec 1976
2-Month
4.18"
(106.17mm)
8.32"
(211.33mm)
-4.14"
(-105.16mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1965 2001
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1969
Oct–Dec 1976
3-Month
9.66"
(245.36mm)
11.82"
(300.23mm)
-2.16"
(-54.87mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1974 1924
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 2005
Sep–Dec 1976
4-Month
11.84"
(300.74mm)
15.43"
(391.92mm)
-3.59"
(-91.18mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1965 1946
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 2018
Ties: 1930, 1984
Aug–Dec 1976
5-Month
18.97"
(481.84mm)
19.48"
(494.79mm)
-0.51"
(-12.95mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1971 1965
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 2018
Jul–Dec 1976
6-Month
22.87"
(580.90mm)
22.73"
(577.34mm)
0.14"
(3.56mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1974 1965
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1975 2018
Jun–Dec 1976
7-Month
24.21"
(614.93mm)
26.05"
(661.67mm)
-1.84"
(-46.74mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1971 1965
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1927
May–Dec 1976
8-Month
27.16"
(689.86mm)
29.50"
(749.30mm)
-2.34"
(-59.44mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1971 1965
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1972
Apr–Dec 1976
9-Month
29.31"
(744.47mm)
33.56"
(852.42mm)
-4.25"
(-107.95mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1971 1965
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1972
Mar–Dec 1976
10-Month
32.62"
(828.55mm)
37.77"
(959.36mm)
-5.15"
(-130.81mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1971 1965
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1972
Feb–Dec 1976
11-Month
35.45"
(900.43mm)
41.21"
(1,046.73mm)
-5.76"
(-146.30mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1966 1965
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1972
Jan–Dec 1976
12-Month
41.73"
(1,059.94mm)
45.15"
(1,146.81mm)
-3.42"
(-86.87mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1971 1965
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1972
Jul 1975–Dec 1976
18-Month
71.80"
(1,823.72mm)
67.87"
(1,723.90mm)
3.93"
(99.82mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1974 1965
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 2019
Jan 1975–Dec 1976
24-Month
94.98"
(2,412.49mm)
90.28"
(2,293.11mm)
4.70"
(119.38mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1974 1966
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 2019
Jan 1974–Dec 1976
36-Month
137.81"
(3,500.37mm)
135.39"
(3,438.91mm)
2.42"
(61.46mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1971 1966
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 2019
Jan 1973–Dec 1976
48-Month
188.86"
(4,797.04mm)
180.53"
(4,585.46mm)
8.33"
(211.58mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1971 1966
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 2011
Jan 1972–Dec 1976
60-Month
252.33"
(6,409.18mm)
225.76"
(5,734.30mm)
26.57"
(674.88mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1975 1966
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1901 2009

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published February 2020, retrieved on February 22, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/