Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Rhode Island

Precipitation Rankings, October 1982

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
October 1982
1-Month
3.17"
(80.52mm)
3.50"
(88.90mm)
-0.33"
(-8.38mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1974 1924
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1981 2005
Sep–Oct 1982
2-Month
6.56"
(166.62mm)
7.11"
(180.59mm)
-0.55"
(-13.97mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1980 1921
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1981 2005
Aug–Oct 1982
3-Month
9.53"
(242.06mm)
11.16"
(283.46mm)
-1.63"
(-41.40mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1981 1921
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1955
Jul–Oct 1982
4-Month
12.44"
(315.98mm)
14.42"
(366.27mm)
-1.98"
(-50.29mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1981 1968
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1955
Jun–Oct 1982
5-Month
24.14"
(613.16mm)
17.74"
(450.60mm)
6.40"
(162.56mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1981 1957
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1955
May–Oct 1982
6-Month
26.33"
(668.78mm)
21.18"
(537.97mm)
5.15"
(130.81mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1981 1957
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1977 2006
Apr–Oct 1982
7-Month
30.71"
(780.03mm)
25.24"
(641.10mm)
5.47"
(138.93mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1981 1957
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1989
Mar–Oct 1982
8-Month
33.88"
(860.55mm)
29.46"
(748.28mm)
4.42"
(112.27mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1981 1965
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1989
Ties: 1990
Feb–Oct 1982
9-Month
36.96"
(938.78mm)
32.90"
(835.66mm)
4.06"
(103.12mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1981 1957
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1989
Jan–Oct 1982
10-Month
42.53"
(1,080.26mm)
36.84"
(935.74mm)
5.69"
(144.52mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1981 1957
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1998
Dec 1981–Oct 1982
11-Month
49.23"
(1,250.44mm)
40.99"
(1,041.15mm)
8.24"
(209.29mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1981 1957
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1998
Nov 1981–Oct 1982
12-Month
52.69"
(1,338.33mm)
45.14"
(1,146.56mm)
7.55"
(191.77mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1981 1957
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1898
May 1981–Oct 1982
18-Month
70.96"
(1,802.38mm)
66.30"
(1,684.02mm)
4.66"
(118.36mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1981 1965
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2019
Nov 1980–Oct 1982
24-Month
88.18"
(2,239.77mm)
90.25"
(2,292.35mm)
-2.07"
(-52.58mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1981 1966
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2019
Nov 1979–Oct 1982
36-Month
126.51"
(3,213.35mm)
135.42"
(3,439.67mm)
-8.91"
(-226.32mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1968 1966
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1981 2011
Nov 1978–Oct 1982
48-Month
183.56"
(4,662.42mm)
180.60"
(4,587.24mm)
2.96"
(75.18mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1981 1966
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2011
Nov 1977–Oct 1982
60-Month
232.05"
(5,894.07mm)
225.79"
(5,735.07mm)
6.26"
(159.00mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1981 1966
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2009

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published February 2020, retrieved on February 27, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/