Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Rhode Island

Precipitation Rankings, May 1992

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1992
1-Month
1.26"
(32.00mm)
3.44"
(87.38mm)
-2.18"
(-55.38mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1964 1903
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1991 1948
Apr–May 1992
2-Month
3.76"
(95.50mm)
7.51"
(190.75mm)
-3.75"
(-95.25mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1942 1942
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1991 1901
Mar–May 1992
3-Month
7.66"
(194.56mm)
11.72"
(297.69mm)
-4.06"
(-103.13mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1986 1915
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1991 1901
Feb–May 1992
4-Month
9.88"
(250.95mm)
15.16"
(385.06mm)
-5.28"
(-134.11mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1941 1915
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1991 1983
Jan–May 1992
5-Month
13.74"
(349.00mm)
19.10"
(485.14mm)
-5.36"
(-136.14mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1985 1941
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1991 1983
Dec 1991–May 1992
6-Month
16.79"
(426.47mm)
23.25"
(590.55mm)
-6.46"
(-164.08mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1985 1941
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1991 1979
Nov 1991–May 1992
7-Month
21.58"
(548.13mm)
27.41"
(696.21mm)
-5.83"
(-148.08mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1985 1985
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1991 1984
Oct 1991–May 1992
8-Month
24.42"
(620.27mm)
30.94"
(785.88mm)
-6.52"
(-165.61mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1985 1905
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1991 1984
Sep 1991–May 1992
9-Month
30.61"
(777.49mm)
34.54"
(877.32mm)
-3.93"
(-99.83mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1986 1966
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1991 2019
Ties: 1959
Aug 1991–May 1992
10-Month
37.98"
(964.69mm)
38.58"
(979.93mm)
-0.60"
(-15.24mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1989 1985
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1991 2019
Jul 1991–May 1992
11-Month
40.61"
(1,031.49mm)
41.82"
(1,062.23mm)
-1.21"
(-30.74mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1988 1966
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1991 2019
Jun 1991–May 1992
12-Month
41.81"
(1,061.97mm)
45.10"
(1,145.54mm)
-3.29"
(-83.57mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1988 1966
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1991 2010
Dec 1990–May 1992
18-Month
65.67"
(1,668.02mm)
68.37"
(1,736.60mm)
-2.70"
(-68.58mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1989 1966
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1991 1984
Jun 1990–May 1992
24-Month
88.34"
(2,243.84mm)
90.22"
(2,291.59mm)
-1.88"
(-47.75mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1989 1966
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1991 1984
Jun 1989–May 1992
36-Month
146.70"
(3,726.18mm)
135.41"
(3,439.41mm)
11.29"
(286.77mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1990 1966
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1991 2007
Jun 1988–May 1992
48-Month
190.11"
(4,828.79mm)
180.65"
(4,588.51mm)
9.46"
(240.28mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1991 1967
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1990 2010
Jun 1987–May 1992
60-Month
230.11"
(5,844.79mm)
225.79"
(5,735.07mm)
4.32"
(109.72mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1989 1966
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1991 2010

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 20, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/