Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Rhode Island

Precipitation Rankings, May 2011

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 2011
1-Month
3.40"
(86.36mm)
3.44"
(87.38mm)
-0.04"
(-1.02mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 2010 1903
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 2009 1948
Apr–May 2011
2-Month
8.75"
(222.25mm)
7.51"
(190.75mm)
1.24"
(31.50mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 2010 1942
37th Wettest Wettest since: 2009 1901
Mar–May 2011
3-Month
11.27"
(286.26mm)
11.72"
(297.69mm)
-0.45"
(-11.43mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 2006 1915
74th Wettest Wettest since: 2010 1901
Feb–May 2011
4-Month
15.83"
(402.08mm)
15.16"
(385.06mm)
0.67"
(17.02mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 2009 1915
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 2010 1983
Jan–May 2011
5-Month
19.89"
(505.21mm)
19.10"
(485.14mm)
0.79"
(20.07mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 2009 1941
50th Wettest Wettest since: 2010 1983
Dec 2010–May 2011
6-Month
24.09"
(611.89mm)
23.25"
(590.55mm)
0.84"
(21.34mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 2006 1941
58th Wettest Wettest since: 2010 1979
Nov 2010–May 2011
7-Month
27.76"
(705.10mm)
27.41"
(696.21mm)
0.35"
(8.89mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 2004 1985
65th Wettest Wettest since: 2010 1984
Oct 2010–May 2011
8-Month
32.12"
(815.85mm)
30.94"
(785.88mm)
1.18"
(29.97mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 2009 1905
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 2010 1984
Sep 2010–May 2011
9-Month
35.06"
(890.52mm)
34.54"
(877.32mm)
0.52"
(13.20mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 2002 1966
67th Wettest Wettest since: 2010 2019
Aug 2010–May 2011
10-Month
38.26"
(971.80mm)
38.58"
(979.93mm)
-0.32"
(-8.13mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 2008 1985
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 2010 2019
Jul 2010–May 2011
11-Month
41.96"
(1,065.78mm)
41.82"
(1,062.23mm)
0.14"
(3.55mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 2008 1966
66th Wettest Wettest since: 2010 2019
Jun 2010–May 2011
12-Month
45.73"
(1,161.54mm)
45.10"
(1,145.54mm)
0.63"
(16.00mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 2008 1966
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 2010 2010
Dec 2009–May 2011
18-Month
79.24"
(2,012.70mm)
68.37"
(1,736.60mm)
10.87"
(276.10mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 2008 1966
15th Wettest Wettest since: 2010 1984
Jun 2009–May 2011
24-Month
109.74"
(2,787.40mm)
90.22"
(2,291.59mm)
19.52"
(495.81mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 2009 1966
8th Wettest Wettest since: 2010 1984
Jun 2008–May 2011
36-Month
161.79"
(4,109.47mm)
135.41"
(3,439.41mm)
26.38"
(670.06mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 2010 1966
4th Wettest Wettest since: 2007 2007
Jun 2007–May 2011
48-Month
205.01"
(5,207.25mm)
180.65"
(4,588.51mm)
24.36"
(618.74mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 2005 1967
11th Wettest Wettest since: 2010 2010
Jun 2006–May 2011
60-Month
265.35"
(6,739.89mm)
225.79"
(5,735.07mm)
39.56"
(1,004.82mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 2009 1966
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 2010 2010

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2021, retrieved on October 25, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/