Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Rhode Island

Precipitation Rankings, October 1989

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
October 1989
1-Month
7.35"
(186.69mm)
3.50"
(88.90mm)
3.85"
(97.79mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1988 1924
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 2005
Sep–Oct 1989
2-Month
12.10"
(307.34mm)
7.11"
(180.59mm)
4.99"
(126.75mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1988 1921
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 2005
Aug–Oct 1989
3-Month
18.25"
(463.55mm)
11.16"
(283.46mm)
7.09"
(180.09mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1988 1921
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1955
Jul–Oct 1989
4-Month
24.15"
(613.41mm)
14.42"
(366.27mm)
9.73"
(247.14mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1988 1968
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1955
Jun–Oct 1989
5-Month
29.38"
(746.25mm)
17.74"
(450.60mm)
11.64"
(295.65mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 1988 1957
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1955
May–Oct 1989
6-Month
34.82"
(884.43mm)
21.18"
(537.97mm)
13.64"
(346.46mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 1988 1957
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2006
Apr–Oct 1989
7-Month
39.86"
(1,012.44mm)
25.24"
(641.10mm)
14.62"
(371.34mm)
126th Driest Driest since: 1988 1957
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1989
Mar–Oct 1989
8-Month
43.74"
(1,111.00mm)
29.46"
(748.28mm)
14.28"
(362.72mm)
126th Driest Driest since: 1988 1965
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1989
Feb–Oct 1989
9-Month
46.59"
(1,183.39mm)
32.89"
(835.41mm)
13.70"
(347.98mm)
126th Driest Driest since: 1988 1957
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1989
Jan–Oct 1989
10-Month
48.13"
(1,222.50mm)
36.84"
(935.74mm)
11.29"
(286.76mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1988 1957
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1998
Dec 1988–Oct 1989
11-Month
49.47"
(1,256.54mm)
40.99"
(1,041.15mm)
8.48"
(215.39mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1988 1957
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1998
Nov 1988–Oct 1989
12-Month
57.85"
(1,469.39mm)
45.14"
(1,146.56mm)
12.71"
(322.83mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1988 1957
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1898
May 1988–Oct 1989
18-Month
75.86"
(1,926.84mm)
66.30"
(1,684.02mm)
9.56"
(242.82mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1988 1965
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2019
Nov 1987–Oct 1989
24-Month
97.31"
(2,471.67mm)
90.25"
(2,292.35mm)
7.06"
(179.32mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1988 1966
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 2019
Nov 1986–Oct 1989
36-Month
148.48"
(3,771.39mm)
135.42"
(3,439.67mm)
13.06"
(331.72mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1988 1966
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 2011
Nov 1985–Oct 1989
48-Month
191.30"
(4,859.02mm)
180.60"
(4,587.24mm)
10.70"
(271.78mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1988 1966
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2011
Nov 1984–Oct 1989
60-Month
230.49"
(5,854.45mm)
225.79"
(5,735.07mm)
4.70"
(119.38mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1981 1966
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1988 2009

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2020, retrieved on November 30, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/