Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Rhode Island

Precipitation Rankings, May 2014

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 2014
1-Month
3.25"
(82.55mm)
3.44"
(87.38mm)
-0.19"
(-4.83mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 2010 1903
68th Wettest Wettest since: 2013 1948
Apr–May 2014
2-Month
7.82"
(198.63mm)
7.51"
(190.75mm)
0.31"
(7.88mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 2013 1942
46th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1901
Mar–May 2014
3-Month
13.73"
(348.74mm)
11.72"
(297.69mm)
2.01"
(51.05mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 2013 1915
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 2010 1901
Feb–May 2014
4-Month
17.96"
(456.18mm)
15.16"
(385.06mm)
2.80"
(71.12mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 2013 1915
29th Wettest Wettest since: 2010 1983
Ties: 2000
Jan–May 2014
5-Month
21.27"
(540.26mm)
19.10"
(485.14mm)
2.17"
(55.12mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 2013 1941
36th Wettest Wettest since: 2010 1983
Dec 2013–May 2014
6-Month
25.48"
(647.19mm)
23.25"
(590.55mm)
2.23"
(56.64mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 2013 1941
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 2010 1979
Nov 2013–May 2014
7-Month
29.46"
(748.28mm)
27.41"
(696.21mm)
2.05"
(52.07mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 2013 1985
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 2010 1984
Oct 2013–May 2014
8-Month
30.35"
(770.89mm)
30.94"
(785.88mm)
-0.59"
(-14.99mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 2013 1905
76th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1984
Ties: 1906
Sep 2013–May 2014
9-Month
33.53"
(851.66mm)
34.54"
(877.32mm)
-1.01"
(-25.66mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 2013 1966
77th Wettest Wettest since: 2012 2019
Aug 2013–May 2014
10-Month
36.85"
(935.99mm)
38.58"
(979.93mm)
-1.73"
(-43.94mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 2013 1985
86th Wettest Wettest since: 2012 2019
Jul 2013–May 2014
11-Month
39.73"
(1,009.14mm)
41.82"
(1,062.23mm)
-2.09"
(-53.09mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 2013 1966
88th Wettest Wettest since: 2012 2019
Jun 2013–May 2014
12-Month
49.92"
(1,267.97mm)
45.10"
(1,145.54mm)
4.82"
(122.43mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 2013 1966
31st Wettest Wettest since: 2012 2010
Dec 2012–May 2014
18-Month
70.26"
(1,784.60mm)
68.37"
(1,736.60mm)
1.89"
(48.00mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 2013 1966
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 2012 1984
Jun 2012–May 2014
24-Month
91.89"
(2,334.01mm)
90.22"
(2,291.59mm)
1.67"
(42.42mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 2003 1966
64th Wettest Wettest since: 2013 1984
Jun 2011–May 2014
36-Month
143.21"
(3,637.53mm)
135.41"
(3,439.41mm)
7.80"
(198.12mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 2013 1966
36th Wettest Wettest since: 2012 2007
Jun 2010–May 2014
48-Month
188.94"
(4,799.08mm)
180.64"
(4,588.26mm)
8.30"
(210.82mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 2004 1967
41st Wettest Wettest since: 2013 2010
Jun 2009–May 2014
60-Month
252.95"
(6,424.93mm)
225.79"
(5,735.07mm)
27.16"
(689.86mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 2006 1966
10th Wettest Wettest since: 2013 2010

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 25, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/