Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Rhode Island

Precipitation Rankings, March 1996

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1996
1-Month
2.96"
(75.18mm)
4.21"
(106.93mm)
-1.25"
(-31.75mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1995 1915
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1994 2010
Feb–Mar 1996
2-Month
6.10"
(154.94mm)
7.65"
(194.31mm)
-1.55"
(-39.37mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1995 2012
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1994 2010
Jan–Mar 1996
3-Month
12.08"
(306.83mm)
11.59"
(294.39mm)
0.49"
(12.44mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1995 2012
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1994 2010
Dec 1995–Mar 1996
4-Month
14.64"
(371.86mm)
15.74"
(399.80mm)
-1.10"
(-27.94mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1995 1981
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1994 2010
Ties: 1928
Nov 1995–Mar 1996
5-Month
19.85"
(504.19mm)
19.90"
(505.46mm)
-0.05"
(-1.27mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1995 1985
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1994 2010
Oct 1995–Mar 1996
6-Month
26.70"
(678.18mm)
23.43"
(595.12mm)
3.27"
(83.06mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1995 1947
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1994 2010
Sep 1995–Mar 1996
7-Month
30.20"
(767.08mm)
27.03"
(686.56mm)
3.17"
(80.52mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1995 1947
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1994 2019
Aug 1995–Mar 1996
8-Month
32.16"
(816.86mm)
31.07"
(789.18mm)
1.09"
(27.68mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1995 1985
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1994 2019
Jul 1995–Mar 1996
9-Month
34.05"
(864.87mm)
34.31"
(871.47mm)
-0.26"
(-6.60mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1995 1966
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1994 2010
Jun 1995–Mar 1996
10-Month
36.79"
(934.47mm)
37.60"
(955.04mm)
-0.81"
(-20.57mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1995 1966
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1994 2010
May 1995–Mar 1996
11-Month
40.11"
(1,018.79mm)
41.05"
(1,042.67mm)
-0.94"
(-23.88mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1995 1966
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1994 2010
Apr 1995–Mar 1996
12-Month
42.97"
(1,091.44mm)
45.08"
(1,145.03mm)
-2.11"
(-53.59mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1995 1966
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1994 2010
Oct 1994–Mar 1996
18-Month
63.09"
(1,602.49mm)
68.51"
(1,740.15mm)
-5.42"
(-137.66mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1989 1966
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1995 2007
Apr 1994–Mar 1996
24-Month
82.96"
(2,107.18mm)
90.18"
(2,290.57mm)
-7.22"
(-183.39mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1982 1966
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 2010
Apr 1993–Mar 1996
36-Month
128.58"
(3,265.93mm)
135.38"
(3,438.65mm)
-6.80"
(-172.72mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1982 1967
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 2020
Apr 1992–Mar 1996
48-Month
180.19"
(4,576.83mm)
180.61"
(4,587.49mm)
-0.42"
(-10.66mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1989 1967
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1995 2010
Apr 1991–Mar 1996
60-Month
225.55"
(5,728.97mm)
225.70"
(5,732.78mm)
-0.15"
(-3.81mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1989 1967
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1995 2010

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published July 2020, retrieved on August 5, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/