Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Rhode Island

Precipitation Rankings, September 1996

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
September 1996
1-Month
6.48"
(164.59mm)
3.61"
(91.69mm)
2.87"
(72.90mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1995 1941
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1974 2008
Aug–Sep 1996
2-Month
9.27"
(235.46mm)
7.66"
(194.56mm)
1.61"
(40.90mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1995 1984
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1994 1954
Jul–Sep 1996
3-Month
15.24"
(387.10mm)
10.91"
(277.11mm)
4.33"
(109.99mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1995 2020
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1992 1954
Jun–Sep 1996
4-Month
17.48"
(443.99mm)
14.23"
(361.44mm)
3.25"
(82.55mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1995 1957
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1992 1938
May–Sep 1996
5-Month
20.84"
(529.34mm)
17.67"
(448.82mm)
3.17"
(80.52mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1995 1957
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1992 1938
Apr–Sep 1996
6-Month
27.00"
(685.80mm)
21.74"
(552.20mm)
5.26"
(133.60mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1995 1957
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1989 1938
Ties: 2008
Mar–Sep 1996
7-Month
29.96"
(760.98mm)
25.95"
(659.13mm)
4.01"
(101.85mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1995 1965
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1991 1989
Feb–Sep 1996
8-Month
33.10"
(840.74mm)
29.39"
(746.51mm)
3.71"
(94.23mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1995 1957
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1989 1998
Jan–Sep 1996
9-Month
39.08"
(992.63mm)
33.33"
(846.58mm)
5.75"
(146.05mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1995 1957
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1989 1998
Dec 1995–Sep 1996
10-Month
41.64"
(1,057.66mm)
37.48"
(951.99mm)
4.16"
(105.67mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1995 1957
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1989 1998
Nov 1995–Sep 1996
11-Month
46.85"
(1,189.99mm)
41.64"
(1,057.66mm)
5.21"
(132.33mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1995 1957
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1989 1998
Oct 1995–Sep 1996
12-Month
53.70"
(1,363.98mm)
45.17"
(1,147.32mm)
8.53"
(216.66mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1995 1957
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2006
Apr 1995–Sep 1996
18-Month
69.97"
(1,777.24mm)
66.82"
(1,697.23mm)
3.15"
(80.01mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1995 1966
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1991 2010
Oct 1994–Sep 1996
24-Month
90.09"
(2,288.29mm)
90.25"
(2,292.35mm)
-0.16"
(-4.06mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1995 1966
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1994 2019
Oct 1993–Sep 1996
36-Month
138.67"
(3,522.22mm)
135.45"
(3,440.43mm)
3.22"
(81.79mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1995 1966
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1993 2008
Oct 1992–Sep 1996
48-Month
183.46"
(4,659.88mm)
180.63"
(4,588.00mm)
2.83"
(71.88mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1995 1966
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1994 2009
Oct 1991–Sep 1996
60-Month
227.85"
(5,787.39mm)
225.77"
(5,734.56mm)
2.08"
(52.83mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1995 1966
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1994 2010

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published February 2021, retrieved on March 2, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/