Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Rhode Island

Precipitation Rankings, August 1980

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1980
1-Month
1.99"
(50.55mm)
4.05"
(102.87mm)
-2.06"
(-52.32mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1968 1984
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1955
Jul–Aug 1980
2-Month
5.65"
(143.51mm)
7.31"
(185.67mm)
-1.66"
(-42.16mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1974 1907
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1927
Ties: 2015
Jun–Aug 1980
3-Month
8.96"
(227.58mm)
10.62"
(269.75mm)
-1.66"
(-42.17mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1974 1949
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1922
May–Aug 1980
4-Month
10.68"
(271.27mm)
14.07"
(357.38mm)
-3.39"
(-86.11mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1965 1944
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2006
Apr–Aug 1980
5-Month
16.20"
(411.48mm)
18.13"
(460.50mm)
-1.93"
(-49.02mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1974 1999
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2006
Mar–Aug 1980
6-Month
24.29"
(616.97mm)
22.34"
(567.44mm)
1.95"
(49.53mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1978 1965
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1998
Feb–Aug 1980
7-Month
25.38"
(644.65mm)
25.78"
(654.81mm)
-0.40"
(-10.16mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1978 1957
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1998
Jan–Aug 1980
8-Month
26.73"
(678.94mm)
29.72"
(754.89mm)
-2.99"
(-75.95mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1974 1957
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1998
Dec 1979–Aug 1980
9-Month
28.64"
(727.46mm)
33.88"
(860.55mm)
-5.24"
(-133.09mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1966 1944
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1998
Nov 1979–Aug 1980
10-Month
33.05"
(839.47mm)
38.03"
(965.96mm)
-4.98"
(-126.49mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1966 1944
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1998
Oct 1979–Aug 1980
11-Month
36.99"
(939.55mm)
41.56"
(1,055.62mm)
-4.57"
(-116.07mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1966 1966
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2006
Sep 1979–Aug 1980
12-Month
41.05"
(1,042.67mm)
45.16"
(1,147.06mm)
-4.11"
(-104.39mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1971 1966
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2019
Mar 1979–Aug 1980
18-Month
66.52"
(1,689.61mm)
67.43"
(1,712.72mm)
-0.91"
(-23.11mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1977 1966
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1984
Sep 1978–Aug 1980
24-Month
95.86"
(2,434.84mm)
90.23"
(2,291.84mm)
5.63"
(143.00mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1977 1966
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2019
Sep 1977–Aug 1980
36-Month
151.59"
(3,850.39mm)
135.44"
(3,440.18mm)
16.15"
(410.21mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1978 1966
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1984
Sep 1976–Aug 1980
48-Month
193.38"
(4,911.85mm)
180.62"
(4,587.75mm)
12.76"
(324.10mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1977 1966
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2009
Sep 1975–Aug 1980
60-Month
246.41"
(6,258.81mm)
225.77"
(5,734.56mm)
20.64"
(524.25mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1978 1966
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2010

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published February 2021, retrieved on March 8, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/