Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Rhode Island

Precipitation Rankings, May 1984

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1984
1-Month
7.71"
(195.83mm)
3.44"
(87.38mm)
4.27"
(108.45mm)
125th 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)
122nd 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)
122nd 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)
125th 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)
121st 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)
122nd 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)
125th 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)
125th 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)
124th 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)
124th 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)
122nd 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)
118th 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)
124th 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)
124th 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)
122nd 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
24th 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
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2010

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published August 2020, retrieved on August 7, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/