Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Rhode Island

Precipitation Rankings, September 1985

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
September 1985
1-Month
2.65"
(67.31mm)
3.61"
(91.69mm)
-0.96"
(-24.38mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1984 1941
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 2008
Aug–Sep 1985
2-Month
11.17"
(283.72mm)
7.66"
(194.56mm)
3.51"
(89.16mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1984 1984
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1954
Jul–Sep 1985
3-Month
14.50"
(368.30mm)
10.91"
(277.11mm)
3.59"
(91.19mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1984 2020
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1954
Jun–Sep 1985
4-Month
19.13"
(485.90mm)
14.23"
(361.44mm)
4.90"
(124.46mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1984 1957
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 1938
May–Sep 1985
5-Month
23.97"
(608.84mm)
17.67"
(448.82mm)
6.30"
(160.02mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1984 1957
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1938
Apr–Sep 1985
6-Month
25.49"
(647.45mm)
21.74"
(552.20mm)
3.75"
(95.25mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1983 1957
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1938
Mar–Sep 1985
7-Month
28.48"
(723.39mm)
25.95"
(659.13mm)
2.53"
(64.26mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1981 1965
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1989
Feb–Sep 1985
8-Month
30.43"
(772.92mm)
29.39"
(746.51mm)
1.04"
(26.41mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1981 1957
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1998
Jan–Sep 1985
9-Month
31.54"
(801.12mm)
33.33"
(846.58mm)
-1.79"
(-45.46mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1981 1957
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1998
Dec 1984–Sep 1985
10-Month
34.78"
(883.41mm)
37.48"
(951.99mm)
-2.70"
(-68.58mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1981 1957
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1998
Nov 1984–Sep 1985
11-Month
37.13"
(943.10mm)
41.64"
(1,057.66mm)
-4.51"
(-114.56mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1981 1957
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1998
Oct 1984–Sep 1985
12-Month
41.41"
(1,051.81mm)
45.17"
(1,147.32mm)
-3.76"
(-95.51mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1981 1957
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2006
Apr 1984–Sep 1985
18-Month
67.67"
(1,718.82mm)
66.82"
(1,697.23mm)
0.85"
(21.59mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1981 1966
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2010
Oct 1983–Sep 1985
24-Month
102.91"
(2,613.91mm)
90.25"
(2,292.35mm)
12.66"
(321.56mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1982 1966
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2019
Oct 1982–Sep 1985
36-Month
154.70"
(3,929.38mm)
135.45"
(3,440.43mm)
19.25"
(488.95mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1983 1966
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2008
Oct 1981–Sep 1985
48-Month
208.49"
(5,295.65mm)
180.63"
(4,588.00mm)
27.86"
(707.65mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1984 1966
8th Wettest Wettest to Date 2009
Oct 1980–Sep 1985
60-Month
244.07"
(6,199.38mm)
225.77"
(5,734.56mm)
18.30"
(464.82mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1984 1966
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2010

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published March 2021, retrieved on March 8, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/