Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Rhode Island

Precipitation Rankings, July 1978

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
July 1978
1-Month
3.21"
(81.53mm)
3.26"
(82.80mm)
-0.05"
(-1.27mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1977 1952
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2009
Jun–Jul 1978
2-Month
4.91"
(124.71mm)
6.57"
(166.88mm)
-1.66"
(-42.17mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1974 1949
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 2009
Ties: 1974, 2004
May–Jul 1978
3-Month
10.58"
(268.73mm)
10.02"
(254.51mm)
0.56"
(14.22mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1977 1957
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2006
Apr–Jul 1978
4-Month
12.76"
(324.10mm)
14.08"
(357.63mm)
-1.32"
(-33.53mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1976 1999
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1998
Mar–Jul 1978
5-Month
15.92"
(404.37mm)
18.29"
(464.57mm)
-2.37"
(-60.20mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1976 1915
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1998
Feb–Jul 1978
6-Month
18.36"
(466.34mm)
21.73"
(551.94mm)
-3.37"
(-85.60mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1976 1957
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1998
Jan–Jul 1978
7-Month
27.41"
(696.21mm)
25.67"
(652.02mm)
1.74"
(44.19mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1977 1957
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1998
Dec 1977–Jul 1978
8-Month
33.86"
(860.04mm)
29.82"
(757.43mm)
4.04"
(102.61mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1977 1944
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1998
Nov 1977–Jul 1978
9-Month
37.21"
(945.13mm)
33.98"
(863.09mm)
3.23"
(82.04mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1977 1944
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1984
Oct 1977–Jul 1978
10-Month
44.37"
(1,127.00mm)
37.51"
(952.75mm)
6.86"
(174.25mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1977 1966
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1984
Sep 1977–Jul 1978
11-Month
50.21"
(1,275.33mm)
41.11"
(1,044.19mm)
9.10"
(231.14mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1977 1966
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2019
Aug 1977–Jul 1978
12-Month
54.01"
(1,371.85mm)
45.15"
(1,146.81mm)
8.86"
(225.04mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1977 1966
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2019
Feb 1977–Jul 1978
18-Month
76.52"
(1,943.61mm)
66.85"
(1,697.99mm)
9.67"
(245.62mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1977 1966
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1984
Aug 1976–Jul 1978
24-Month
99.13"
(2,517.90mm)
90.22"
(2,291.59mm)
8.91"
(226.31mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1977 1966
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1974 2007
Aug 1975–Jul 1978
36-Month
148.49"
(3,771.65mm)
135.47"
(3,440.94mm)
13.02"
(330.71mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1977 1966
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1974 2007
Aug 1974–Jul 1978
48-Month
194.63"
(4,943.60mm)
180.64"
(4,588.26mm)
13.99"
(355.34mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1977 1966
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2009
Aug 1973–Jul 1978
60-Month
239.72"
(6,088.89mm)
225.81"
(5,735.57mm)
13.91"
(353.32mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1972 1966
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1977 2010

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 22, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/