Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Rhode Island

Precipitation Rankings, September 1989

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
September 1989
1-Month
4.75"
(120.65mm)
3.61"
(91.69mm)
1.14"
(28.96mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1988 1941
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2008
Aug–Sep 1989
2-Month
10.90"
(276.86mm)
7.66"
(194.56mm)
3.24"
(82.30mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1988 1984
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1954
Jul–Sep 1989
3-Month
16.80"
(426.72mm)
10.91"
(277.11mm)
5.89"
(149.61mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1988 2020
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1954
Jun–Sep 1989
4-Month
22.03"
(559.56mm)
14.23"
(361.44mm)
7.80"
(198.12mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1988 1957
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1938
May–Sep 1989
5-Month
27.47"
(697.74mm)
17.67"
(448.82mm)
9.80"
(248.92mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1988 1957
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1938
Apr–Sep 1989
6-Month
32.51"
(825.75mm)
21.74"
(552.20mm)
10.77"
(273.55mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 1988 1957
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1938
Mar–Sep 1989
7-Month
36.39"
(924.31mm)
25.95"
(659.13mm)
10.44"
(265.18mm)
126th Driest Driest since: 1988 1965
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1989
Feb–Sep 1989
8-Month
39.24"
(996.70mm)
29.39"
(746.51mm)
9.85"
(250.19mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1988 1957
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1998
Jan–Sep 1989
9-Month
40.78"
(1,035.81mm)
33.33"
(846.58mm)
7.45"
(189.23mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1988 1957
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1998
Dec 1988–Sep 1989
10-Month
42.12"
(1,069.85mm)
37.48"
(951.99mm)
4.64"
(117.86mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1988 1957
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1998
Nov 1988–Sep 1989
11-Month
50.50"
(1,282.70mm)
41.64"
(1,057.66mm)
8.86"
(225.04mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1988 1957
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1998
Oct 1988–Sep 1989
12-Month
53.21"
(1,351.53mm)
45.17"
(1,147.32mm)
8.04"
(204.21mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1988 1957
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2006
Apr 1988–Sep 1989
18-Month
71.39"
(1,813.31mm)
66.82"
(1,697.23mm)
4.57"
(116.08mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1988 1966
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2010
Oct 1987–Sep 1989
24-Month
92.98"
(2,361.69mm)
90.25"
(2,292.35mm)
2.73"
(69.34mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1988 1966
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2019
Oct 1986–Sep 1989
36-Month
143.94"
(3,656.08mm)
135.45"
(3,440.43mm)
8.49"
(215.65mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1988 1966
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2008
Oct 1985–Sep 1989
48-Month
186.01"
(4,724.65mm)
180.63"
(4,588.00mm)
5.38"
(136.65mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1988 1966
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2009
Oct 1984–Sep 1989
60-Month
227.42"
(5,776.47mm)
225.77"
(5,734.56mm)
1.65"
(41.91mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1971 1966
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 2010

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published February 2021, retrieved on March 2, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/