Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Rhode Island

Precipitation Rankings, July 1979

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
July 1979
1-Month
2.38"
(60.45mm)
3.26"
(82.80mm)
-0.88"
(-22.35mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1974 1952
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1978 2009
Jun–Jul 1979
2-Month
3.72"
(94.49mm)
6.57"
(166.88mm)
-2.85"
(-72.39mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1957 1949
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 2009
May–Jul 1979
3-Month
10.01"
(254.25mm)
10.02"
(254.51mm)
-0.01"
(-0.26mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1976 1957
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 2006
Apr–Jul 1979
4-Month
15.11"
(383.79mm)
14.08"
(357.63mm)
1.03"
(26.16mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1978 1999
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1998
Mar–Jul 1979
5-Month
17.90"
(454.66mm)
18.29"
(464.57mm)
-0.39"
(-9.91mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1978 1915
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1998
Feb–Jul 1979
6-Month
22.02"
(559.31mm)
21.73"
(551.94mm)
0.29"
(7.37mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1978 1957
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1998
Jan–Jul 1979
7-Month
33.95"
(862.33mm)
25.67"
(652.02mm)
8.28"
(210.31mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1978 1957
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1998
Dec 1978–Jul 1979
8-Month
38.65"
(981.71mm)
29.82"
(757.43mm)
8.83"
(224.28mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1978 1944
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1998
Nov 1978–Jul 1979
9-Month
41.48"
(1,053.59mm)
33.98"
(863.09mm)
7.50"
(190.50mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1978 1944
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1984
Oct 1978–Jul 1979
10-Month
45.06"
(1,144.52mm)
37.51"
(952.75mm)
7.55"
(191.77mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1978 1966
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1984
Sep 1978–Jul 1979
11-Month
47.24"
(1,199.90mm)
41.11"
(1,044.19mm)
6.13"
(155.71mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1977 1966
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 2019
Aug 1978–Jul 1979
12-Month
52.76"
(1,340.10mm)
45.15"
(1,146.81mm)
7.61"
(193.29mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1977 1966
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 2019
Feb 1978–Jul 1979
18-Month
71.12"
(1,806.45mm)
66.85"
(1,697.99mm)
4.27"
(108.46mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1977 1966
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1984
Aug 1977–Jul 1979
24-Month
106.77"
(2,711.96mm)
90.22"
(2,291.59mm)
16.55"
(420.37mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1978 1966
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2007
Aug 1976–Jul 1979
36-Month
151.89"
(3,858.01mm)
135.47"
(3,440.94mm)
16.42"
(417.07mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1978 1966
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1974 2007
Aug 1975–Jul 1979
48-Month
201.25"
(5,111.75mm)
180.64"
(4,588.26mm)
20.61"
(523.49mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1978 1966
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 2009
Ties: 2013
Aug 1974–Jul 1979
60-Month
247.39"
(6,283.71mm)
225.81"
(5,735.57mm)
21.58"
(548.14mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1978 1966
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2010

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 17, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/