Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Rhode Island

Precipitation Rankings, April 1982

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1982
1-Month
4.38"
(111.25mm)
4.06"
(103.12mm)
0.32"
(8.13mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1981 1942
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1983
Mar–Apr 1982
2-Month
7.55"
(191.77mm)
8.28"
(210.31mm)
-0.73"
(-18.54mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1981 1915
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1983
Feb–Apr 1982
3-Month
10.63"
(270.00mm)
11.72"
(297.69mm)
-1.09"
(-27.69mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1978 2012
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1981 1983
Ties: 1990
Jan–Apr 1982
4-Month
16.20"
(411.48mm)
15.66"
(397.76mm)
0.54"
(13.72mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1981 1985
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1983
Dec 1981–Apr 1982
5-Month
22.90"
(581.66mm)
19.81"
(503.17mm)
3.09"
(78.49mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1981 1985
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2010
Nov 1981–Apr 1982
6-Month
26.36"
(669.54mm)
23.96"
(608.58mm)
2.40"
(60.96mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1981 1985
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1984
Oct 1981–Apr 1982
7-Month
30.63"
(778.00mm)
27.49"
(698.25mm)
3.14"
(79.75mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1981 1966
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2019
Sep 1981–Apr 1982
8-Month
34.01"
(863.85mm)
31.09"
(789.69mm)
2.92"
(74.16mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1981 1985
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2019
Aug 1981–Apr 1982
9-Month
35.36"
(898.14mm)
35.13"
(892.30mm)
0.23"
(5.84mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1981 1985
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2019
Jul 1981–Apr 1982
10-Month
38.62"
(980.95mm)
38.37"
(974.60mm)
0.25"
(6.35mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1981 1966
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2010
Jun 1981–Apr 1982
11-Month
42.19"
(1,071.63mm)
41.66"
(1,058.16mm)
0.53"
(13.47mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1981 1966
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2010
May 1981–Apr 1982
12-Month
44.63"
(1,133.60mm)
45.12"
(1,146.05mm)
-0.49"
(-12.45mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1981 1966
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2007
Nov 1980–Apr 1982
18-Month
61.85"
(1,570.99mm)
69.07"
(1,754.38mm)
-7.22"
(-183.39mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1981 1966
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1899
May 1980–Apr 1982
24-Month
77.81"
(1,976.37mm)
90.21"
(2,291.33mm)
-12.40"
(-314.96mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1967 1966
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1981 2007
May 1979–Apr 1982
36-Month
125.76"
(3,194.30mm)
135.40"
(3,439.16mm)
-9.64"
(-244.86mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1968 1967
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1981 2007
May 1978–Apr 1982
48-Month
179.09"
(4,548.89mm)
180.64"
(4,588.26mm)
-1.55"
(-39.37mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1969 1967
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1981 2010
May 1977–Apr 1982
60-Month
232.70"
(5,910.58mm)
225.78"
(5,734.81mm)
6.92"
(175.77mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1981 1967
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2010

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published May 2021, retrieved on May 16, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/