Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Rhode Island

Precipitation Rankings, May 1994

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1994
1-Month
3.36"
(85.34mm)
3.44"
(87.38mm)
-0.08"
(-2.04mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1993 1903
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1990 1948
Ties: 1996
Apr–May 1994
2-Month
5.57"
(141.48mm)
7.51"
(190.75mm)
-1.94"
(-49.27mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1992 1942
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1993 1901
Mar–May 1994
3-Month
12.85"
(326.39mm)
11.72"
(297.69mm)
1.13"
(28.70mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1993 1915
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1991 1901
Feb–May 1994
4-Month
15.50"
(393.70mm)
15.16"
(385.06mm)
0.34"
(8.64mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1992 1915
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1993 1983
Jan–May 1994
5-Month
20.88"
(530.35mm)
19.10"
(485.14mm)
1.78"
(45.21mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1993 1941
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1990 1983
Dec 1993–May 1994
6-Month
27.06"
(687.32mm)
23.25"
(590.55mm)
3.81"
(96.77mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1993 1941
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1979
Nov 1993–May 1994
7-Month
30.54"
(775.72mm)
27.41"
(696.21mm)
3.13"
(79.51mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1992 1985
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1993 1984
Oct 1993–May 1994
8-Month
34.28"
(870.71mm)
30.94"
(785.88mm)
3.34"
(84.83mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1993 1905
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1990 1984
Ties: 1948
Sep 1993–May 1994
9-Month
38.75"
(984.25mm)
34.54"
(877.32mm)
4.21"
(106.93mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1993 1966
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1990 2019
Aug 1993–May 1994
10-Month
40.37"
(1,025.40mm)
38.58"
(979.93mm)
1.79"
(45.47mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1992 1985
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1993 2019
Jul 1993–May 1994
11-Month
43.48"
(1,104.39mm)
41.82"
(1,062.23mm)
1.66"
(42.16mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1992 1966
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1993 2019
Ties: 1960
Jun 1993–May 1994
12-Month
45.16"
(1,147.06mm)
45.10"
(1,145.54mm)
0.06"
(1.52mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1992 1966
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1993 2010
Dec 1992–May 1994
18-Month
71.77"
(1,822.96mm)
68.37"
(1,736.60mm)
3.40"
(86.36mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1993 1966
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1990 1984
Jun 1992–May 1994
24-Month
99.04"
(2,515.62mm)
90.22"
(2,291.59mm)
8.82"
(224.03mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1993 1966
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1991 1984
Jun 1991–May 1994
36-Month
140.85"
(3,577.59mm)
135.41"
(3,439.41mm)
5.44"
(138.18mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1989 1966
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1993 2007
Ties: 1929
Jun 1990–May 1994
48-Month
187.38"
(4,759.45mm)
180.64"
(4,588.26mm)
6.74"
(171.19mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1989 1967
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1993 2010
Ties: 1981
Jun 1989–May 1994
60-Month
245.74"
(6,241.80mm)
225.79"
(5,735.07mm)
19.95"
(506.73mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1993 1966
26th 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 25, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/