Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

Look up monthly rankings for 1-12, 18, 24, 36, 48, and 60-month time periods using the options below. Data and statistics are as of May 2021. For more information, please see Climatological Rankings.


Rhode Island

Precipitation Rankings, May 1984

View Period (Months):All1234567891011121824364860
Download: xml csv json
  • Record Driest
  • Bottom 1/10
  • Bottom 1/3
  • Normal
  • Top 1/3
  • Top 1/10
  • Record Wettest
Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1984
1-Month
7.71"
(195.83mm)
3.44"
(87.38mm)
4.27"
(108.45mm)
126th Driest Driest since: 1983 1903
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1948
Apr–May 1984
2-Month
12.38"
(314.45mm)
7.51"
(190.75mm)
4.87"
(123.70mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1982 1942
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 1901
Mar–May 1984
3-Month
18.12"
(460.25mm)
11.72"
(297.69mm)
6.40"
(162.56mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1982 1915
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 1901
Feb–May 1984
4-Month
24.50"
(622.30mm)
15.16"
(385.06mm)
9.34"
(237.24mm)
126th Driest Driest since: 1982 1915
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 1983 1983
Jan–May 1984
5-Month
26.91"
(683.51mm)
19.10"
(485.14mm)
7.81"
(198.37mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1982 1941
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 1983
Dec 1983–May 1984
6-Month
33.05"
(839.47mm)
23.25"
(590.55mm)
9.80"
(248.92mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1982 1941
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 1979
Nov 1983–May 1984
7-Month
42.73"
(1,085.34mm)
27.41"
(696.21mm)
15.32"
(389.13mm)
126th Driest Driest since: 1983 1985
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1984
Oct 1983–May 1984
8-Month
47.62"
(1,209.55mm)
30.94"
(785.88mm)
16.68"
(423.67mm)
126th Driest Driest since: 1983 1905
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1984
Sep 1983–May 1984
9-Month
49.36"
(1,253.74mm)
34.54"
(877.32mm)
14.82"
(376.42mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 1983 1966
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Aug 1983–May 1984
10-Month
53.05"
(1,347.47mm)
38.58"
(979.93mm)
14.47"
(367.54mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 1983 1985
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Jul 1983–May 1984
11-Month
54.75"
(1,390.65mm)
41.82"
(1,062.23mm)
12.93"
(328.42mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1983 1966
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 2019
Jun 1983–May 1984
12-Month
57.37"
(1,457.20mm)
45.10"
(1,145.54mm)
12.27"
(311.66mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1982 1966
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 2010
Dec 1982–May 1984
18-Month
91.92"
(2,334.77mm)
68.37"
(1,736.60mm)
23.55"
(598.17mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 1983 1966
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1984
Jun 1982–May 1984
24-Month
120.38"
(3,057.65mm)
90.22"
(2,291.59mm)
30.16"
(766.06mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 1983 1966
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1984
Jun 1981–May 1984
36-Month
164.76"
(4,184.90mm)
135.41"
(3,439.41mm)
29.35"
(745.49mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1983 1966
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2007
Jun 1980–May 1984
48-Month
198.66"
(5,045.96mm)
180.64"
(4,588.26mm)
18.02"
(457.70mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1983 1967
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2010
Jun 1979–May 1984
60-Month
242.04"
(6,147.82mm)
225.79"
(5,735.07mm)
16.25"
(412.75mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1983 1966
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2010

Citing This Page

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