Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Rhode Island

Precipitation Rankings, January 2019

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 2019
1-Month
6.42"
(163.07mm)
3.94"
(100.08mm)
2.48"
(62.99mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 2018 1955
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 1979
Dec 2018–Jan 2019
2-Month
11.08"
(281.43mm)
8.09"
(205.49mm)
2.99"
(75.94mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 2018 1981
14th Wettest Wettest since: 2009 1979
Nov 2018–Jan 2019
3-Month
20.68"
(525.27mm)
12.25"
(311.15mm)
8.43"
(214.12mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 2018 1981
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Oct 2018–Jan 2019
4-Month
27.24"
(691.90mm)
15.78"
(400.81mm)
11.46"
(291.09mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 2018 2002
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 2006 2006
Sep 2018–Jan 2019
5-Month
35.15"
(892.81mm)
19.38"
(492.25mm)
15.77"
(400.56mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 2018 2002
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Aug 2018–Jan 2019
6-Month
39.69"
(1,008.13mm)
23.42"
(594.87mm)
16.27"
(413.26mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 2018 1981
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Jul 2018–Jan 2019
7-Month
42.20"
(1,071.88mm)
26.66"
(677.16mm)
15.54"
(394.72mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 2018 1966
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Jun 2018–Jan 2019
8-Month
44.90"
(1,140.46mm)
29.94"
(760.48mm)
14.96"
(379.98mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 2018 1966
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
May 2018–Jan 2019
9-Month
47.23"
(1,199.64mm)
33.40"
(848.36mm)
13.83"
(351.28mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 2018 1966
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 2007 2007
Apr 2018–Jan 2019
10-Month
52.63"
(1,336.80mm)
37.43"
(950.72mm)
15.20"
(386.08mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 2018 1966
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Mar 2018–Jan 2019
11-Month
58.13"
(1,476.50mm)
41.65"
(1,057.91mm)
16.48"
(418.59mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 2018 1966
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1973
Feb 2018–Jan 2019
12-Month
63.81"
(1,620.77mm)
45.12"
(1,146.05mm)
18.69"
(474.72mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 2018 1966
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1973
Aug 2017–Jan 2019
18-Month
87.59"
(2,224.79mm)
68.49"
(1,739.65mm)
19.10"
(485.14mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 2018 1966
4th Wettest Wettest since: 2007 2007
Feb 2017–Jan 2019
24-Month
113.87"
(2,892.30mm)
90.25"
(2,292.35mm)
23.62"
(599.95mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 2018 1967
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1974 1974
Feb 2016–Jan 2019
36-Month
156.77"
(3,981.96mm)
135.41"
(3,439.41mm)
21.36"
(542.55mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 2018 1967
12th Wettest Wettest since: 2012 2020
Feb 2015–Jan 2019
48-Month
197.14"
(5,007.36mm)
180.63"
(4,588.00mm)
16.51"
(419.36mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 2018 1967
25th Wettest Wettest since: 2013 2012
Feb 2014–Jan 2019
60-Month
244.78"
(6,217.41mm)
225.78"
(5,734.81mm)
19.00"
(482.60mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 2018 1967
26th Wettest Wettest since: 2014 2010

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published August 2020, retrieved on August 7, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/