Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Rhode Island

Precipitation Rankings, January 1999

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1999
1-Month
6.79"
(172.47mm)
3.94"
(100.08mm)
2.85"
(72.39mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1998 1955
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1979
Dec 1998–Jan 1999
2-Month
8.32"
(211.33mm)
8.09"
(205.49mm)
0.23"
(5.84mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1992 1981
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 1979
Nov 1998–Jan 1999
3-Month
10.66"
(270.76mm)
12.25"
(311.15mm)
-1.59"
(-40.39mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1988 1981
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 2019
Oct 1998–Jan 1999
4-Month
14.94"
(379.48mm)
15.78"
(400.81mm)
-0.84"
(-21.33mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1995 2002
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 2006
Sep 1998–Jan 1999
5-Month
17.43"
(442.72mm)
19.38"
(492.25mm)
-1.95"
(-49.53mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1989 2002
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 2019
Aug 1998–Jan 1999
6-Month
20.93"
(531.62mm)
23.42"
(594.87mm)
-2.49"
(-63.25mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1989 1981
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 2019
Jul 1998–Jan 1999
7-Month
23.42"
(594.87mm)
26.66"
(677.16mm)
-3.24"
(-82.29mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1988 1966
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 2019
Jun 1998–Jan 1999
8-Month
34.27"
(870.46mm)
29.94"
(760.48mm)
4.33"
(109.98mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1998 1966
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2019
May 1998–Jan 1999
9-Month
39.87"
(1,012.70mm)
33.40"
(848.36mm)
6.47"
(164.34mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1998 1966
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2007
Apr 1998–Jan 1999
10-Month
45.16"
(1,147.06mm)
37.43"
(950.72mm)
7.73"
(196.34mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1998 1966
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2019
Mar 1998–Jan 1999
11-Month
51.16"
(1,299.46mm)
41.65"
(1,057.91mm)
9.51"
(241.55mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1998 1966
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1973
Feb 1998–Jan 1999
12-Month
56.80"
(1,442.72mm)
45.12"
(1,146.05mm)
11.68"
(296.67mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1998 1966
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1990 1973
Aug 1997–Jan 1999
18-Month
81.86"
(2,079.24mm)
68.49"
(1,739.65mm)
13.37"
(339.59mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1998 1966
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2007
Feb 1997–Jan 1999
24-Month
100.05"
(2,541.27mm)
90.25"
(2,292.35mm)
9.80"
(248.92mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1998 1967
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1991 1974
Feb 1996–Jan 1999
36-Month
154.54"
(3,925.32mm)
135.41"
(3,439.41mm)
19.13"
(485.91mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1998 1967
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2011
Feb 1995–Jan 1999
48-Month
197.10"
(5,006.34mm)
180.63"
(4,588.00mm)
16.47"
(418.34mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1998 1967
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1993 2012
Feb 1994–Jan 1999
60-Month
241.33"
(6,129.78mm)
225.78"
(5,734.81mm)
15.55"
(394.97mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1998 1967
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1994 2010

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 28, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/