Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Rhode Island

Precipitation Rankings, April 1985

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1985
1-Month
1.52"
(38.61mm)
4.06"
(103.12mm)
-2.54"
(-64.51mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1966 1942
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1983
Mar–Apr 1985
2-Month
4.51"
(114.55mm)
8.28"
(210.31mm)
-3.77"
(-95.76mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1966 1915
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1983
Feb–Apr 1985
3-Month
6.46"
(164.08mm)
11.72"
(297.69mm)
-5.26"
(-133.61mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1941 2012
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1983
Jan–Apr 1985
4-Month
7.57"
(192.28mm)
15.66"
(397.76mm)
-8.09"
(-205.48mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1985
126th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1983
Dec 1984–Apr 1985
5-Month
10.81"
(274.57mm)
19.81"
(503.17mm)
-9.00"
(-228.60mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1985
125th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2010
Nov 1984–Apr 1985
6-Month
13.16"
(334.26mm)
23.96"
(608.58mm)
-10.80"
(-274.32mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1985
125th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1984
Oct 1984–Apr 1985
7-Month
17.44"
(442.98mm)
27.49"
(698.25mm)
-10.05"
(-255.27mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1966 1966
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2019
Sep 1984–Apr 1985
8-Month
19.41"
(493.01mm)
31.09"
(789.69mm)
-11.68"
(-296.68mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1985
125th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2019
Aug 1984–Apr 1985
9-Month
20.15"
(511.81mm)
35.13"
(892.30mm)
-14.98"
(-380.49mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1985
125th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2019
Jul 1984–Apr 1985
10-Month
25.90"
(657.86mm)
38.37"
(974.60mm)
-12.47"
(-316.74mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1966 1966
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2010
Jun 1984–Apr 1985
11-Month
31.32"
(795.53mm)
41.66"
(1,058.16mm)
-10.34"
(-262.63mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1966 1966
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2010
May 1984–Apr 1985
12-Month
39.03"
(991.36mm)
45.12"
(1,146.05mm)
-6.09"
(-154.69mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1981 1966
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2007
Nov 1983–Apr 1985
18-Month
74.05"
(1,880.87mm)
69.07"
(1,754.38mm)
4.98"
(126.49mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1982 1966
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1899
May 1983–Apr 1985
24-Month
93.24"
(2,368.30mm)
90.21"
(2,291.33mm)
3.03"
(76.97mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1982 1966
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2007
May 1982–Apr 1985
36-Month
153.89"
(3,908.81mm)
135.40"
(3,439.16mm)
18.49"
(469.65mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1983 1967
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2007
May 1981–Apr 1985
48-Month
198.52"
(5,042.41mm)
180.64"
(4,588.26mm)
17.88"
(454.15mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1984 1967
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2010
May 1980–Apr 1985
60-Month
231.70"
(5,885.18mm)
225.78"
(5,734.81mm)
5.92"
(150.37mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1981 1967
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2010

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published May 2020, retrieved on May 28, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/