Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Rhode Island

Precipitation Rankings, January 1983

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1983
1-Month
4.60"
(116.84mm)
3.94"
(100.08mm)
0.66"
(16.76mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1981 1955
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 1979
Dec 1982–Jan 1983
2-Month
6.61"
(167.89mm)
8.09"
(205.49mm)
-1.48"
(-37.60mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1981 1981
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 1979
Nov 1982–Jan 1983
3-Month
10.93"
(277.62mm)
12.25"
(311.15mm)
-1.32"
(-33.53mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1981 1981
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1982 2019
Oct 1982–Jan 1983
4-Month
14.10"
(358.14mm)
15.78"
(400.81mm)
-1.68"
(-42.67mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1981 2002
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1982 2006
Sep 1982–Jan 1983
5-Month
17.49"
(444.25mm)
19.38"
(492.25mm)
-1.89"
(-48.00mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1981 2002
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 2019
Aug 1982–Jan 1983
6-Month
20.46"
(519.68mm)
23.42"
(594.87mm)
-2.96"
(-75.19mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1981 1981
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 2019
Jul 1982–Jan 1983
7-Month
23.37"
(593.60mm)
26.66"
(677.16mm)
-3.29"
(-83.56mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1981 1966
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 2019
Jun 1982–Jan 1983
8-Month
35.07"
(890.78mm)
29.94"
(760.48mm)
5.13"
(130.30mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1982 1966
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2019
May 1982–Jan 1983
9-Month
37.26"
(946.40mm)
33.40"
(848.36mm)
3.86"
(98.04mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1982 1966
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2007
Apr 1982–Jan 1983
10-Month
41.64"
(1,057.66mm)
37.43"
(950.72mm)
4.21"
(106.94mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1982 1966
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2019
Mar 1982–Jan 1983
11-Month
44.81"
(1,138.17mm)
41.65"
(1,057.91mm)
3.16"
(80.26mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1982 1966
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1973
Feb 1982–Jan 1983
12-Month
47.89"
(1,216.41mm)
45.12"
(1,146.05mm)
2.77"
(70.36mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1982 1966
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1973
Aug 1981–Jan 1983
18-Month
72.62"
(1,844.55mm)
68.49"
(1,739.65mm)
4.13"
(104.90mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1982 1966
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2007
Feb 1981–Jan 1983
24-Month
92.87"
(2,358.90mm)
90.25"
(2,292.35mm)
2.62"
(66.55mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1982 1967
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1974
Feb 1980–Jan 1983
36-Month
129.77"
(3,296.16mm)
135.41"
(3,439.41mm)
-5.64"
(-143.25mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1982 1967
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1981 2011
Feb 1979–Jan 1983
48-Month
175.03"
(4,445.76mm)
180.63"
(4,588.00mm)
-5.60"
(-142.24mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1972 1967
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 2012
Feb 1978–Jan 1983
60-Month
224.13"
(5,692.90mm)
225.78"
(5,734.81mm)
-1.65"
(-41.91mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1972 1967
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1982 2010

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 16, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/