Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Rhode Island

Precipitation Rankings, November 1988

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
November 1988
1-Month
8.38"
(212.85mm)
4.14"
(105.16mm)
4.24"
(107.69mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1987 1917
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1983 1983
Oct–Nov 1988
2-Month
11.09"
(281.69mm)
7.65"
(194.31mm)
3.44"
(87.38mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1987 1946
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 2005
Sep–Nov 1988
3-Month
13.48"
(342.39mm)
11.26"
(286.00mm)
2.22"
(56.39mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1987 1946
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1983 2018
Aug–Nov 1988
4-Month
14.81"
(376.17mm)
15.31"
(388.87mm)
-0.50"
(-12.70mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1984 1941
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1955
Jul–Nov 1988
5-Month
21.65"
(549.91mm)
18.56"
(471.42mm)
3.09"
(78.49mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1987 1965
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1898
Jun–Nov 1988
6-Month
23.32"
(592.33mm)
21.88"
(555.75mm)
1.44"
(36.58mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1987 1957
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1955
May–Nov 1988
7-Month
26.39"
(670.31mm)
25.32"
(643.13mm)
1.07"
(27.18mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1987 1957
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2006
Apr–Nov 1988
8-Month
29.27"
(743.46mm)
29.39"
(746.51mm)
-0.12"
(-3.05mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1987 1965
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1989
Mar–Nov 1988
9-Month
33.39"
(848.11mm)
33.60"
(853.44mm)
-0.21"
(-5.33mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1986 1965
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1989
Feb–Nov 1988
10-Month
38.65"
(981.71mm)
37.04"
(940.82mm)
1.61"
(40.89mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1987 1965
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1972
Jan–Nov 1988
11-Month
41.63"
(1,057.40mm)
40.98"
(1,040.89mm)
0.65"
(16.51mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1987 1965
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2018
Dec 1987–Nov 1988
12-Month
44.41"
(1,128.01mm)
45.13"
(1,146.30mm)
-0.72"
(-18.29mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1986 1957, 1965
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1898
Jun 1987–Nov 1988
18-Month
63.32"
(1,608.33mm)
66.98"
(1,701.29mm)
-3.66"
(-92.96mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1981 1965
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2006
Dec 1986–Nov 1988
24-Month
92.12"
(2,339.85mm)
90.25"
(2,292.35mm)
1.87"
(47.50mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1987 1965
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 2006
Dec 1985–Nov 1988
36-Month
134.35"
(3,412.49mm)
135.37"
(3,438.40mm)
-1.02"
(-25.91mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1987 1966
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2011
Ties: 1905
Dec 1984–Nov 1988
48-Month
178.67"
(4,538.22mm)
180.53"
(4,585.46mm)
-1.86"
(-47.24mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1969 1966
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2011
Dec 1983–Nov 1988
60-Month
232.23"
(5,898.64mm)
225.71"
(5,733.03mm)
6.52"
(165.61mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1981 1967
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2009

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published February 2020, retrieved on February 29, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/