Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Rhode Island

Precipitation Rankings, December 1982

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1982
1-Month
2.01"
(51.05mm)
4.17"
(105.92mm)
-2.16"
(-54.87mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1980 1955
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1981 1901
Nov–Dec 1982
2-Month
6.33"
(160.78mm)
8.32"
(211.33mm)
-1.99"
(-50.55mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1980 2001
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1981 1969
Oct–Dec 1982
3-Month
9.50"
(241.30mm)
11.82"
(300.23mm)
-2.32"
(-58.93mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1965 1924
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1981 2005
Sep–Dec 1982
4-Month
12.89"
(327.41mm)
15.43"
(391.92mm)
-2.54"
(-64.51mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1980 1946
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1981 2018
Aug–Dec 1982
5-Month
15.86"
(402.84mm)
19.48"
(494.79mm)
-3.62"
(-91.95mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1980 1965
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1981 2018
Jul–Dec 1982
6-Month
18.77"
(476.76mm)
22.73"
(577.34mm)
-3.96"
(-100.58mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1980 1965
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1981 2018
Jun–Dec 1982
7-Month
30.47"
(773.94mm)
26.05"
(661.67mm)
4.42"
(112.27mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1981 1965
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1927
May–Dec 1982
8-Month
32.66"
(829.56mm)
29.50"
(749.30mm)
3.16"
(80.26mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1981 1965
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1972
Apr–Dec 1982
9-Month
37.04"
(940.82mm)
33.56"
(852.42mm)
3.48"
(88.40mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1981 1965
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1972
Mar–Dec 1982
10-Month
40.21"
(1,021.33mm)
37.77"
(959.36mm)
2.44"
(61.97mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1981 1965
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1972
Feb–Dec 1982
11-Month
43.29"
(1,099.57mm)
41.21"
(1,046.73mm)
2.08"
(52.84mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1981 1965
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1972
Jan–Dec 1982
12-Month
48.86"
(1,241.04mm)
45.15"
(1,146.81mm)
3.71"
(94.23mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1981 1965
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1972
Jul 1981–Dec 1982
18-Month
71.28"
(1,810.51mm)
67.87"
(1,723.90mm)
3.41"
(86.61mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1981 1965
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2006
Jan 1981–Dec 1982
24-Month
89.15"
(2,264.41mm)
90.28"
(2,293.11mm)
-1.13"
(-28.70mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1981 1966
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2006
Jan 1980–Dec 1982
36-Month
126.52"
(3,213.61mm)
135.39"
(3,438.91mm)
-8.87"
(-225.30mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1967 1966
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1981 2011
Jan 1979–Dec 1982
48-Month
182.36"
(4,631.94mm)
180.53"
(4,585.46mm)
1.83"
(46.48mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1981 1966
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2011
Jan 1978–Dec 1982
60-Month
228.58"
(5,805.93mm)
225.76"
(5,734.30mm)
2.82"
(71.63mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1971 1966
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1981 2009

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published December 2019, retrieved on December 14, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/