Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Rhode Island

Precipitation Rankings, March 1977

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1977
1-Month
5.62"
(142.75mm)
4.21"
(106.93mm)
1.41"
(35.82mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1976 1915
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 2010
Feb–Mar 1977
2-Month
8.35"
(212.09mm)
7.65"
(194.31mm)
0.70"
(17.78mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1976 2012
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 2010
Jan–Mar 1977
3-Month
11.99"
(304.55mm)
11.59"
(294.39mm)
0.40"
(10.16mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1974 2012
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2010
Ties: 1933
Dec 1976–Mar 1977
4-Month
15.40"
(391.16mm)
15.74"
(399.80mm)
-0.34"
(-8.64mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1971 1981
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2010
Nov 1976–Mar 1977
5-Month
16.17"
(410.72mm)
19.90"
(505.46mm)
-3.73"
(-94.74mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1966 1985
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2010
Oct 1976–Mar 1977
6-Month
21.65"
(549.91mm)
23.43"
(595.12mm)
-1.78"
(-45.21mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1967 1947
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2010
Sep 1976–Mar 1977
7-Month
23.83"
(605.28mm)
27.03"
(686.56mm)
-3.20"
(-81.28mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1966 1947
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2019
Ties: 1949
Aug 1976–Mar 1977
8-Month
30.96"
(786.38mm)
31.07"
(789.18mm)
-0.11"
(-2.80mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1971 1985
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2019
Jul 1976–Mar 1977
9-Month
34.86"
(885.44mm)
34.31"
(871.47mm)
0.55"
(13.97mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1975 1966
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2010
Jun 1976–Mar 1977
10-Month
36.20"
(919.48mm)
37.60"
(955.04mm)
-1.40"
(-35.56mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1971 1966
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2010
Ties: 2000
May 1976–Mar 1977
11-Month
39.15"
(994.41mm)
41.05"
(1,042.67mm)
-1.90"
(-48.26mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1969 1966
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2010
Apr 1976–Mar 1977
12-Month
41.30"
(1,049.02mm)
45.08"
(1,145.03mm)
-3.78"
(-96.01mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1969 1966
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2010
Oct 1975–Mar 1977
18-Month
70.40"
(1,788.16mm)
68.51"
(1,740.15mm)
1.89"
(48.01mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1975 1966
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2007
Apr 1975–Mar 1977
24-Month
93.94"
(2,386.08mm)
90.18"
(2,290.57mm)
3.76"
(95.51mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1972 1966
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2010
Apr 1974–Mar 1977
36-Month
138.04"
(3,506.22mm)
135.38"
(3,438.65mm)
2.66"
(67.57mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1972 1967
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2020
Apr 1973–Mar 1977
48-Month
190.63"
(4,842.00mm)
180.61"
(4,587.49mm)
10.02"
(254.51mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1972 1967
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2010
Apr 1972–Mar 1977
60-Month
249.78"
(6,344.41mm)
225.70"
(5,732.78mm)
24.08"
(611.63mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1975 1967
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2010

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2020, retrieved on September 21, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/