Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Rhode Island

Precipitation Rankings, April 2018

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 2018
1-Month
5.40"
(137.16mm)
4.06"
(103.12mm)
1.34"
(34.04mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 2016 1942
28th Wettest Wettest since: 2017 1983
Ties: 2020
Mar–Apr 2018
2-Month
10.90"
(276.86mm)
8.28"
(210.31mm)
2.62"
(66.55mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 2017 1915
19th Wettest Wettest since: 2010 1983
Feb–Apr 2018
3-Month
16.58"
(421.13mm)
11.72"
(297.69mm)
4.86"
(123.44mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 2017 2012
10th Wettest Wettest since: 2010 1983
Jan–Apr 2018
4-Month
22.37"
(568.20mm)
15.66"
(397.76mm)
6.71"
(170.44mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 2017 1985
6th Wettest Wettest since: 2010 1983
Dec 2017–Apr 2018
5-Month
25.15"
(638.81mm)
19.81"
(503.17mm)
5.34"
(135.64mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 2017 1985
12th Wettest Wettest since: 2010 2010
Nov 2017–Apr 2018
6-Month
27.90"
(708.66mm)
23.96"
(608.58mm)
3.94"
(100.08mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 2017 1985
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 2010 1984
Ties: 2005
Oct 2017–Apr 2018
7-Month
35.31"
(896.87mm)
27.49"
(698.25mm)
7.82"
(198.62mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 2017 1966
10th Wettest Wettest since: 2010 2019
Sep 2017–Apr 2018
8-Month
38.47"
(977.14mm)
31.09"
(789.69mm)
7.38"
(187.45mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 2017 1985
13th Wettest Wettest since: 2010 2019
Aug 2017–Apr 2018
9-Month
40.36"
(1,025.14mm)
35.13"
(892.30mm)
5.23"
(132.84mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 2017 1985
29th Wettest Wettest since: 2010 2019
Jul 2017–Apr 2018
10-Month
43.96"
(1,116.58mm)
38.37"
(974.60mm)
5.59"
(141.98mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 2017 1966
28th Wettest Wettest since: 2010 2010
Jun 2017–Apr 2018
11-Month
47.71"
(1,211.83mm)
41.66"
(1,058.16mm)
6.05"
(153.67mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 2017 1966
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 2010 2010
May 2017–Apr 2018
12-Month
54.04"
(1,372.62mm)
45.12"
(1,146.05mm)
8.92"
(226.57mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 2017 1966
14th Wettest Wettest since: 2010 2007
Nov 2016–Apr 2018
18-Month
78.22"
(1,986.79mm)
69.07"
(1,754.38mm)
9.15"
(232.41mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 2017 1966
27th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1899
May 2016–Apr 2018
24-Month
97.63"
(2,479.80mm)
90.21"
(2,291.33mm)
7.42"
(188.47mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 2017 1966
35th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 2007
May 2015–Apr 2018
36-Month
140.59"
(3,570.99mm)
135.40"
(3,439.16mm)
5.19"
(131.83mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 2017 1967
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 2014 2007
May 2014–Apr 2018
48-Month
182.84"
(4,644.14mm)
180.64"
(4,588.26mm)
2.20"
(55.88mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 2017 1967
65th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 2010
May 2013–Apr 2018
60-Month
233.09"
(5,920.49mm)
225.78"
(5,734.81mm)
7.31"
(185.68mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 2017 1967
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 2014 2010

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2021, retrieved on October 16, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/