Climate at a Glance

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Rhode Island

Precipitation Rankings, April 1986

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1986
1-Month
1.86"
(47.24mm)
4.06"
(103.12mm)
-2.20"
(-55.88mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1985 1942
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1983
Mar–Apr 1986
2-Month
5.02"
(127.51mm)
8.28"
(210.31mm)
-3.26"
(-82.80mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1985 1915
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1983
Feb–Apr 1986
3-Month
8.20"
(208.28mm)
11.72"
(297.69mm)
-3.52"
(-89.41mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1985 2012
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1983
Jan–Apr 1986
4-Month
13.67"
(347.22mm)
15.66"
(397.76mm)
-1.99"
(-50.54mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1985 1985
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1983
Dec 1985–Apr 1986
5-Month
14.91"
(378.71mm)
19.81"
(503.17mm)
-4.90"
(-124.46mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1985 1985
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2010
Nov 1985–Apr 1986
6-Month
22.39"
(568.71mm)
23.96"
(608.58mm)
-1.57"
(-39.87mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1985 1985
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1984
Ties: 1995
Oct 1985–Apr 1986
7-Month
24.45"
(621.03mm)
27.49"
(698.25mm)
-3.04"
(-77.22mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1985 1966
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2019
Sep 1985–Apr 1986
8-Month
27.10"
(688.34mm)
31.09"
(789.69mm)
-3.99"
(-101.35mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1985 1985
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2019
Aug 1985–Apr 1986
9-Month
35.62"
(904.75mm)
35.13"
(892.30mm)
0.49"
(12.45mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1985 1985
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2019
Jul 1985–Apr 1986
10-Month
38.95"
(989.33mm)
38.37"
(974.60mm)
0.58"
(14.73mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1985 1966
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2010
Jun 1985–Apr 1986
11-Month
43.58"
(1,106.93mm)
41.66"
(1,058.16mm)
1.92"
(48.77mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1985 1966
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2010
May 1985–Apr 1986
12-Month
48.42"
(1,229.87mm)
45.12"
(1,146.05mm)
3.30"
(83.82mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1985 1966
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2007
Nov 1984–Apr 1986
18-Month
61.58"
(1,564.13mm)
69.07"
(1,754.38mm)
-7.49"
(-190.25mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1981 1966
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1899
May 1984–Apr 1986
24-Month
87.45"
(2,221.23mm)
90.21"
(2,291.33mm)
-2.76"
(-70.10mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1982 1966
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 2007
May 1983–Apr 1986
36-Month
141.66"
(3,598.16mm)
135.40"
(3,439.16mm)
6.26"
(159.00mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1983 1967
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1985 2007
May 1982–Apr 1986
48-Month
202.31"
(5,138.67mm)
180.64"
(4,588.26mm)
21.67"
(550.41mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1985 1967
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2010
May 1981–Apr 1986
60-Month
246.94"
(6,272.28mm)
225.78"
(5,734.81mm)
21.16"
(537.47mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1985 1967
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2010

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 23, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/