Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Rhode Island

Precipitation Rankings, March 2001

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 2001
1-Month
9.83"
(249.68mm)
4.21"
(106.93mm)
5.62"
(142.75mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 2000 1915
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2010
Feb–Mar 2001
2-Month
12.35"
(313.69mm)
7.65"
(194.31mm)
4.70"
(119.38mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 2000 2012
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 2010
Jan–Mar 2001
3-Month
15.14"
(384.56mm)
11.59"
(294.39mm)
3.55"
(90.17mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 2000 2012
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 2010
Dec 2000–Mar 2001
4-Month
19.88"
(504.95mm)
15.74"
(399.80mm)
4.14"
(105.15mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 2000 1981
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 2010
Nov 2000–Mar 2001
5-Month
23.96"
(608.58mm)
19.90"
(505.46mm)
4.06"
(103.12mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 2000 1985
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1998 2010
Oct 2000–Mar 2001
6-Month
25.35"
(643.89mm)
23.43"
(595.12mm)
1.92"
(48.77mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 2000 1947
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 2010
Sep 2000–Mar 2001
7-Month
29.37"
(746.00mm)
27.03"
(686.56mm)
2.34"
(59.44mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1999 1947
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 2000 2019
Aug 2000–Mar 2001
8-Month
32.67"
(829.82mm)
31.07"
(789.18mm)
1.60"
(40.64mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1999 1985
46th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 2019
Jul 2000–Mar 2001
9-Month
37.06"
(941.32mm)
34.31"
(871.47mm)
2.75"
(69.85mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 2000 1966
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 2010
Ties: 2020
Jun 2000–Mar 2001
10-Month
42.08"
(1,068.83mm)
37.60"
(955.04mm)
4.48"
(113.79mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 2000 1966
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 2010
May 2000–Mar 2001
11-Month
45.68"
(1,160.27mm)
41.05"
(1,042.67mm)
4.63"
(117.60mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 2000 1966
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 2010
Ties: 2014
Apr 2000–Mar 2001
12-Month
51.63"
(1,311.40mm)
45.08"
(1,145.03mm)
6.55"
(166.37mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 2000 1966
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 2010
Oct 1999–Mar 2001
18-Month
75.18"
(1,909.57mm)
68.51"
(1,740.15mm)
6.67"
(169.42mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 2000 1966
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 2007
Apr 1999–Mar 2001
24-Month
93.19"
(2,367.03mm)
90.18"
(2,290.57mm)
3.01"
(76.46mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1996 1966
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 2000 2010
Apr 1998–Mar 2001
36-Month
148.33"
(3,767.58mm)
135.38"
(3,438.65mm)
12.95"
(328.93mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 2000 1967
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 2020
Apr 1997–Mar 2001
48-Month
196.15"
(4,982.21mm)
180.61"
(4,587.49mm)
15.54"
(394.72mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1998 1967
26th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 2010
Apr 1996–Mar 2001
60-Month
251.61"
(6,390.89mm)
225.70"
(5,732.78mm)
25.91"
(658.11mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 2000 1967
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2010

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published July 2020, retrieved on August 4, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/