Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Rhode Island

Precipitation Rankings, October 2009

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
October 2009
1-Month
6.77"
(171.96mm)
3.50"
(88.90mm)
3.27"
(83.06mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 2008 1924
14th Wettest Wettest since: 2006 2005
Sep–Oct 2009
2-Month
8.99"
(228.35mm)
7.11"
(180.59mm)
1.88"
(47.76mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 2007 1921
36th Wettest Wettest since: 2008 2005
Aug–Oct 2009
3-Month
12.07"
(306.58mm)
11.16"
(283.46mm)
0.91"
(23.12mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 2007 1921
48th Wettest Wettest since: 2008 1955
Jul–Oct 2009
4-Month
22.39"
(568.71mm)
14.42"
(366.27mm)
7.97"
(202.44mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 2008 1968
8th Wettest Wettest since: 2005 1955
Jun–Oct 2009
5-Month
26.92"
(683.77mm)
17.74"
(450.60mm)
9.18"
(233.17mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 2008 1957
7th Wettest Wettest since: 2006 1955
May–Oct 2009
6-Month
30.36"
(771.14mm)
21.18"
(537.97mm)
9.18"
(233.17mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 2008 1957
8th Wettest Wettest since: 2006 2006
Apr–Oct 2009
7-Month
35.91"
(912.11mm)
25.24"
(641.10mm)
10.67"
(271.01mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 2008 1957
5th Wettest Wettest since: 2006 1989
Mar–Oct 2009
8-Month
38.64"
(981.46mm)
29.46"
(748.28mm)
9.18"
(233.18mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 2008 1965
11th Wettest Wettest since: 2006 1989
Feb–Oct 2009
9-Month
40.60"
(1,031.24mm)
32.89"
(835.41mm)
7.71"
(195.83mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 2007 1957
18th Wettest Wettest since: 2008 1989
Jan–Oct 2009
10-Month
44.41"
(1,128.01mm)
36.84"
(935.74mm)
7.57"
(192.27mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 2007 1957
21st Wettest Wettest since: 2008 1998
Dec 2008–Oct 2009
11-Month
52.02"
(1,321.31mm)
40.99"
(1,041.15mm)
11.03"
(280.16mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 2008 1957
8th Wettest Wettest since: 2006 1998
Nov 2008–Oct 2009
12-Month
56.44"
(1,433.58mm)
45.14"
(1,146.56mm)
11.30"
(287.02mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 2008 1957
13th Wettest Wettest since: 2006 1898
May 2008–Oct 2009
18-Month
81.44"
(2,068.58mm)
66.30"
(1,684.02mm)
15.14"
(384.56mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 2008 1965
9th Wettest Wettest since: 2006 2019
Nov 2007–Oct 2009
24-Month
109.43"
(2,779.52mm)
90.25"
(2,292.35mm)
19.18"
(487.17mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 2008 1966
9th Wettest Wettest since: 2006 2019
Nov 2006–Oct 2009
36-Month
154.45"
(3,923.03mm)
135.42"
(3,439.67mm)
19.03"
(483.36mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 2004 1966
16th Wettest Wettest since: 2008 2011
Nov 2005–Oct 2009
48-Month
212.17"
(5,389.12mm)
180.60"
(4,587.24mm)
31.57"
(801.88mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 2007 1966
4th Wettest Wettest since: 2008 2011
Nov 2004–Oct 2009
60-Month
269.60"
(6,847.84mm)
225.79"
(5,735.07mm)
43.81"
(1,112.77mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 2008 1966
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2009

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published March 2020, retrieved on March 30, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/