Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Rhode Island

Precipitation Rankings, April 1977

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1977
1-Month
3.98"
(101.09mm)
4.06"
(103.12mm)
-0.08"
(-2.03mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1976 1942
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1983
Ties: 1948, 1970
Mar–Apr 1977
2-Month
9.60"
(243.84mm)
8.28"
(210.31mm)
1.32"
(33.53mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1976 1915
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1983
Feb–Apr 1977
3-Month
12.33"
(313.18mm)
11.72"
(297.69mm)
0.61"
(15.49mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1976 2012
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1983
Jan–Apr 1977
4-Month
15.97"
(405.64mm)
15.66"
(397.76mm)
0.31"
(7.88mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1976 1985
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1983
Dec 1976–Apr 1977
5-Month
19.38"
(492.25mm)
19.81"
(503.17mm)
-0.43"
(-10.92mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1971 1985
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2010
Nov 1976–Apr 1977
6-Month
20.15"
(511.81mm)
23.96"
(608.58mm)
-3.81"
(-96.77mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1966 1985
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 1984
Oct 1976–Apr 1977
7-Month
25.63"
(651.00mm)
27.49"
(698.25mm)
-1.86"
(-47.25mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1967 1966
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2019
Sep 1976–Apr 1977
8-Month
27.81"
(706.37mm)
31.09"
(789.69mm)
-3.28"
(-83.32mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1966 1985
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2019
Aug 1976–Apr 1977
9-Month
34.94"
(887.48mm)
35.13"
(892.30mm)
-0.19"
(-4.82mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1971 1985
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2019
Jul 1976–Apr 1977
10-Month
38.84"
(986.54mm)
38.37"
(974.60mm)
0.47"
(11.94mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1975 1966
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2010
Jun 1976–Apr 1977
11-Month
40.18"
(1,020.57mm)
41.66"
(1,058.16mm)
-1.48"
(-37.59mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1971 1966
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2010
May 1976–Apr 1977
12-Month
43.13"
(1,095.50mm)
45.12"
(1,146.05mm)
-1.99"
(-50.55mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1971 1966
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2007
Nov 1975–Apr 1977
18-Month
68.97"
(1,751.84mm)
69.07"
(1,754.38mm)
-0.10"
(-2.54mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1972 1966
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 1899
May 1975–Apr 1977
24-Month
94.73"
(2,406.14mm)
90.21"
(2,291.33mm)
4.52"
(114.81mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1975 1966
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2007
May 1974–Apr 1977
36-Month
138.64"
(3,521.46mm)
135.40"
(3,439.16mm)
3.24"
(82.30mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1972 1967
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2007
May 1973–Apr 1977
48-Month
188.03"
(4,775.96mm)
180.64"
(4,588.26mm)
7.39"
(187.70mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1972 1967
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2010
May 1972–Apr 1977
60-Month
249.77"
(6,344.16mm)
225.78"
(5,734.81mm)
23.99"
(609.35mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1975 1967
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2010

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2020, retrieved on October 30, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/