Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Rhode Island

Precipitation Rankings, January 2008

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 2008
1-Month
2.88"
(73.15mm)
3.94"
(100.08mm)
-1.06"
(-26.93mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 2004 1955
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 2007 1979
Ties: 1965
Dec 2007–Jan 2008
2-Month
7.95"
(201.93mm)
8.09"
(205.49mm)
-0.14"
(-3.56mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 2007 1981
60th Wettest Wettest since: 2006 1979
Nov 2007–Jan 2008
3-Month
11.20"
(284.48mm)
12.25"
(311.15mm)
-1.05"
(-26.67mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 2004 1981
78th Wettest Wettest since: 2007 2019
Oct 2007–Jan 2008
4-Month
13.76"
(349.50mm)
15.78"
(400.81mm)
-2.02"
(-51.31mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 2002 2002
88th Wettest Wettest since: 2007 2006
Sep 2007–Jan 2008
5-Month
15.95"
(405.13mm)
19.38"
(492.25mm)
-3.43"
(-87.12mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 2002 2002
100th Wettest Wettest since: 2007 2019
Aug 2007–Jan 2008
6-Month
17.50"
(444.50mm)
23.42"
(594.87mm)
-5.92"
(-150.37mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 2002 1981
117th Wettest Wettest since: 2007 2019
Jul 2007–Jan 2008
7-Month
20.91"
(531.11mm)
26.66"
(677.16mm)
-5.75"
(-146.05mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 2002 1966
116th Wettest Wettest since: 2007 2019
Jun 2007–Jan 2008
8-Month
23.96"
(608.58mm)
29.94"
(760.48mm)
-5.98"
(-151.90mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1981 1966
118th Wettest Wettest since: 2007 2019
May 2007–Jan 2008
9-Month
26.74"
(679.20mm)
33.40"
(848.36mm)
-6.66"
(-169.16mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1988 1966
117th Wettest Wettest since: 2007 2007
Apr 2007–Jan 2008
10-Month
34.90"
(886.46mm)
37.43"
(950.72mm)
-2.53"
(-64.26mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 2002 1966
88th Wettest Wettest since: 2007 2019
Mar 2007–Jan 2008
11-Month
40.91"
(1,039.11mm)
41.65"
(1,057.91mm)
-0.74"
(-18.80mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 2002 1966
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 2007 1973
Feb 2007–Jan 2008
12-Month
43.33"
(1,100.58mm)
45.12"
(1,146.05mm)
-1.79"
(-45.47mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 2000 1966
84th Wettest Wettest since: 2007 1973
Ties: 1900
Aug 2006–Jan 2008
18-Month
70.83"
(1,799.08mm)
68.49"
(1,739.65mm)
2.34"
(59.43mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 2003 1966
56th Wettest Wettest since: 2007 2007
Feb 2006–Jan 2008
24-Month
98.28"
(2,496.31mm)
90.25"
(2,292.35mm)
8.03"
(203.96mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 2003 1967
27th Wettest Wettest since: 2007 1974
Feb 2005–Jan 2008
36-Month
157.06"
(3,989.32mm)
135.41"
(3,439.41mm)
21.65"
(549.91mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 2005 1967
9th Wettest Wettest since: 2007 2020
Feb 2004–Jan 2008
48-Month
207.75"
(5,276.85mm)
180.63"
(4,588.00mm)
27.12"
(688.85mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 2005 1967
9th Wettest Wettest since: 2007 2012
Feb 2003–Jan 2008
60-Month
260.11"
(6,606.79mm)
225.78"
(5,734.81mm)
34.33"
(871.98mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 2006 1967
7th Wettest Wettest since: 2007 2010

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2020, retrieved on September 23, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/