Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Rhode Island

Precipitation Rankings, August 1990

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1990
1-Month
5.42"
(137.67mm)
4.05"
(102.87mm)
1.37"
(34.80mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1988 1984
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1989 1955
Jul–Aug 1990
2-Month
10.40"
(264.16mm)
7.31"
(185.67mm)
3.09"
(78.49mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1988 1907
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1989 1927
Jun–Aug 1990
3-Month
11.80"
(299.72mm)
10.62"
(269.75mm)
1.18"
(29.97mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1988 1949
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1989 1922
May–Aug 1990
4-Month
18.01"
(457.45mm)
14.07"
(357.38mm)
3.94"
(100.07mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1988 1944
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1989 2006
Apr–Aug 1990
5-Month
23.30"
(591.82mm)
18.13"
(460.50mm)
5.17"
(131.32mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1988 1999
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1989 2006
Mar–Aug 1990
6-Month
25.29"
(642.37mm)
22.34"
(567.44mm)
2.95"
(74.93mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1988 1965
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1989 1998
Ties: 1927
Feb–Aug 1990
7-Month
28.64"
(727.46mm)
25.78"
(654.81mm)
2.86"
(72.65mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1988 1957
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1989 1998
Jan–Aug 1990
8-Month
33.91"
(861.31mm)
29.72"
(754.89mm)
4.19"
(106.42mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1988 1957
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1989 1998
Dec 1989–Aug 1990
9-Month
35.27"
(895.86mm)
33.88"
(860.55mm)
1.39"
(35.31mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1988 1944
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1989 1998
Nov 1989–Aug 1990
10-Month
40.78"
(1,035.81mm)
38.03"
(965.96mm)
2.75"
(69.85mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1988 1944
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1989 1998
Ties: 1994
Oct 1989–Aug 1990
11-Month
48.13"
(1,222.50mm)
41.56"
(1,055.62mm)
6.57"
(166.88mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1988 1966
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1989 2006
Sep 1989–Aug 1990
12-Month
52.88"
(1,343.15mm)
45.16"
(1,147.06mm)
7.72"
(196.09mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1989 1966
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2019
Mar 1989–Aug 1990
18-Month
84.52"
(2,146.81mm)
67.43"
(1,712.72mm)
17.09"
(434.09mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1989 1966
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1984
Sep 1988–Aug 1990
24-Month
103.73"
(2,634.74mm)
90.23"
(2,291.84mm)
13.50"
(342.90mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1989 1966
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2019
Sep 1987–Aug 1990
36-Month
147.25"
(3,740.15mm)
135.44"
(3,440.18mm)
11.81"
(299.97mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1989 1966
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1984
Sep 1986–Aug 1990
48-Month
193.03"
(4,902.96mm)
180.62"
(4,587.75mm)
12.41"
(315.21mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1989 1966
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2009
Sep 1985–Aug 1990
60-Month
236.79"
(6,014.47mm)
225.77"
(5,734.56mm)
11.02"
(279.91mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1989 1966
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2010

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2021, retrieved on January 24, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/