Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Rhode Island

Precipitation Rankings, January 2012

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 2012
1-Month
3.30"
(83.82mm)
3.94"
(100.08mm)
-0.64"
(-16.26mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 2010 1955
80th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1979
Dec 2011–Jan 2012
2-Month
7.29"
(185.17mm)
8.09"
(205.49mm)
-0.80"
(-20.32mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 2007 1981
79th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1979
Nov 2011–Jan 2012
3-Month
11.81"
(299.97mm)
12.25"
(311.15mm)
-0.44"
(-11.18mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 2008 1981
64th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 2019
Oct 2011–Jan 2012
4-Month
19.28"
(489.71mm)
15.78"
(400.81mm)
3.50"
(88.90mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 2011 2002
26th Wettest Wettest since: 2010 2006
Sep 2011–Jan 2012
5-Month
25.64"
(651.26mm)
19.38"
(492.25mm)
6.26"
(159.01mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 2011 2002
10th Wettest Wettest since: 2009 2019
Aug 2011–Jan 2012
6-Month
33.80"
(858.52mm)
23.42"
(594.87mm)
10.38"
(263.65mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 2011 1981
6th Wettest Wettest since: 2006 2019
Jul 2011–Jan 2012
7-Month
36.53"
(927.86mm)
26.66"
(677.16mm)
9.87"
(250.70mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 2011 1966
8th Wettest Wettest since: 2006 2019
Jun 2011–Jan 2012
8-Month
40.94"
(1,039.88mm)
29.94"
(760.48mm)
11.00"
(279.40mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 2011 1966
8th Wettest Wettest since: 2007 2019
May 2011–Jan 2012
9-Month
44.34"
(1,126.24mm)
33.40"
(848.36mm)
10.94"
(277.88mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 2011 1966
9th Wettest Wettest since: 2007 2007
Apr 2011–Jan 2012
10-Month
49.69"
(1,262.13mm)
37.43"
(950.72mm)
12.26"
(311.41mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 2011 1966
8th Wettest Wettest since: 2007 2019
Mar 2011–Jan 2012
11-Month
52.21"
(1,326.13mm)
41.65"
(1,057.91mm)
10.56"
(268.22mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 2011 1966
9th Wettest Wettest since: 2007 1973
Ties: 2007
Feb 2011–Jan 2012
12-Month
56.77"
(1,441.96mm)
45.12"
(1,146.05mm)
11.65"
(295.91mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 2011 1966
10th Wettest Wettest since: 2009 1973
Aug 2010–Jan 2012
18-Month
79.20"
(2,011.68mm)
68.49"
(1,739.65mm)
10.71"
(272.03mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 2011 1966
15th Wettest Wettest since: 2010 2007
Feb 2010–Jan 2012
24-Month
110.86"
(2,815.84mm)
90.25"
(2,292.35mm)
20.61"
(523.49mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 2011 1967
6th Wettest Wettest since: 2010 1974
Feb 2009–Jan 2012
36-Month
164.36"
(4,174.74mm)
135.41"
(3,439.41mm)
28.95"
(735.33mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 2010 1967
4th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 2020
Feb 2008–Jan 2012
48-Month
221.99"
(5,638.55mm)
180.63"
(4,588.00mm)
41.36"
(1,050.55mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 2011 1967
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2012
Feb 2007–Jan 2012
60-Month
265.32"
(6,739.13mm)
225.78"
(5,734.81mm)
39.54"
(1,004.32mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 2011 1967
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 2010 2010

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published August 2020, retrieved on August 9, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/