Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Rhode Island

Precipitation Rankings, May 1993

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1993
1-Month
1.13"
(28.70mm)
3.44"
(87.38mm)
-2.31"
(-58.68mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1964 1903
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1992 1948
Apr–May 1993
2-Month
6.03"
(153.16mm)
7.51"
(190.75mm)
-1.48"
(-37.59mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1992 1942
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1991 1901
Mar–May 1993
3-Month
12.72"
(323.09mm)
11.72"
(297.69mm)
1.00"
(25.40mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1992 1915
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1991 1901
Feb–May 1993
4-Month
16.95"
(430.53mm)
15.16"
(385.06mm)
1.79"
(45.47mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1992 1915
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1989 1983
Jan–May 1993
5-Month
19.48"
(494.79mm)
19.10"
(485.14mm)
0.38"
(9.65mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1992 1941
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1990 1983
Dec 1992–May 1993
6-Month
26.61"
(675.89mm)
23.25"
(590.55mm)
3.36"
(85.34mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1992 1941
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1979
Nov 1992–May 1993
7-Month
31.87"
(809.50mm)
27.41"
(696.21mm)
4.46"
(113.29mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1992 1985
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1984
Oct 1992–May 1993
8-Month
33.91"
(861.31mm)
30.94"
(785.88mm)
2.97"
(75.43mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1992 1905
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1990 1984
Sep 1992–May 1993
9-Month
38.49"
(977.65mm)
34.54"
(877.32mm)
3.95"
(100.33mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1992 1966
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1990 2019
Aug 1992–May 1993
10-Month
45.64"
(1,159.26mm)
38.58"
(979.93mm)
7.06"
(179.33mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1992 1985
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1990 2019
Jul 1992–May 1993
11-Month
49.26"
(1,251.20mm)
41.82"
(1,062.23mm)
7.44"
(188.97mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1992 1966
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1990 2019
Jun 1992–May 1993
12-Month
53.88"
(1,368.55mm)
45.10"
(1,145.54mm)
8.78"
(223.01mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1992 1966
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1990 2010
Dec 1991–May 1993
18-Month
70.67"
(1,795.02mm)
68.37"
(1,736.60mm)
2.30"
(58.42mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1992 1966
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1990 1984
Jun 1991–May 1993
24-Month
95.69"
(2,430.53mm)
90.22"
(2,291.59mm)
5.47"
(138.94mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1992 1966
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1991 1984
Jun 1990–May 1993
36-Month
142.22"
(3,612.39mm)
135.41"
(3,439.41mm)
6.81"
(172.98mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1990 1966
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1992 2007
Jun 1989–May 1993
48-Month
200.58"
(5,094.73mm)
180.65"
(4,588.51mm)
19.93"
(506.22mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1992 1967
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2010
Jun 1988–May 1993
60-Month
243.99"
(6,197.35mm)
225.79"
(5,735.07mm)
18.20"
(462.28mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1992 1966
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2010

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2022, retrieved on January 26, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/