Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Rhode Island

Precipitation Rankings, January 1977

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1977
1-Month
3.64"
(92.46mm)
3.94"
(100.08mm)
-0.30"
(-7.62mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1973 1955
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1976 1979
Dec 1976–Jan 1977
2-Month
7.05"
(179.07mm)
8.09"
(205.49mm)
-1.04"
(-26.42mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1972 1981
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 1979
Nov 1976–Jan 1977
3-Month
7.82"
(198.63mm)
12.25"
(311.15mm)
-4.43"
(-112.52mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1966 1981
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2019
Oct 1976–Jan 1977
4-Month
13.30"
(337.82mm)
15.78"
(400.81mm)
-2.48"
(-62.99mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1967 2002
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2006
Sep 1976–Jan 1977
5-Month
15.48"
(393.19mm)
19.38"
(492.25mm)
-3.90"
(-99.06mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1966 2002
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2019
Aug 1976–Jan 1977
6-Month
22.61"
(574.29mm)
23.42"
(594.87mm)
-0.81"
(-20.58mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1972 1981
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2019
Jul 1976–Jan 1977
7-Month
26.51"
(673.35mm)
26.66"
(677.16mm)
-0.15"
(-3.81mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1972 1966
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2019
Ties: 1995
Jun 1976–Jan 1977
8-Month
27.85"
(707.39mm)
29.94"
(760.48mm)
-2.09"
(-53.09mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1972 1966
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2019
May 1976–Jan 1977
9-Month
30.80"
(782.32mm)
33.40"
(848.36mm)
-2.60"
(-66.04mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1972 1966
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2007
Apr 1976–Jan 1977
10-Month
32.95"
(836.93mm)
37.43"
(950.72mm)
-4.48"
(-113.79mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1972 1966
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2019
Mar 1976–Jan 1977
11-Month
36.26"
(921.00mm)
41.65"
(1,057.91mm)
-5.39"
(-136.91mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1972 1966
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 1973
Ties: 1958
Feb 1976–Jan 1977
12-Month
39.09"
(992.89mm)
45.12"
(1,146.05mm)
-6.03"
(-153.16mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1967 1966
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 1973
Aug 1975–Jan 1977
18-Month
71.97"
(1,828.04mm)
68.49"
(1,739.65mm)
3.48"
(88.39mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1975 1966
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2007
Feb 1975–Jan 1977
24-Month
92.40"
(2,346.96mm)
90.25"
(2,292.35mm)
2.15"
(54.61mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1972 1967
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 1974
Ties: 1971
Feb 1974–Jan 1977
36-Month
137.04"
(3,480.82mm)
135.41"
(3,439.41mm)
1.63"
(41.41mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1972 1967
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2020
Feb 1973–Jan 1977
48-Month
188.98"
(4,800.09mm)
180.63"
(4,588.00mm)
8.35"
(212.09mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1972 1967
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2012
Feb 1972–Jan 1977
60-Month
253.65"
(6,442.71mm)
225.78"
(5,734.81mm)
27.87"
(707.90mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1975 1967
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2010

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2021, retrieved on September 20, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/