Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Rhode Island

Precipitation Rankings, October 2019

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
October 2019
1-Month
7.05"
(179.07mm)
3.50"
(88.90mm)
3.55"
(90.17mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 2018 1924
12th Wettest Wettest since: 2017 2005
Sep–Oct 2019
2-Month
8.68"
(220.47mm)
7.11"
(180.59mm)
1.57"
(39.88mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 2015 1921
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 2018 2005
Aug–Oct 2019
3-Month
12.72"
(323.09mm)
11.16"
(283.46mm)
1.56"
(39.63mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 2017 1921
38th Wettest Wettest since: 2018 1955
Jul–Oct 2019
4-Month
17.38"
(441.45mm)
14.42"
(366.27mm)
2.96"
(75.18mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 2017 1968
29th Wettest Wettest since: 2018 1955
Jun–Oct 2019
5-Month
22.18"
(563.37mm)
17.74"
(450.60mm)
4.44"
(112.77mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 2017 1957
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 2018 1955
May–Oct 2019
6-Month
26.23"
(666.24mm)
21.18"
(537.97mm)
5.05"
(128.27mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 2017 1957
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 2018 2006
Apr–Oct 2019
7-Month
33.31"
(846.07mm)
25.24"
(641.10mm)
8.07"
(204.97mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 2018 1957
14th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1989
Mar–Oct 2019
8-Month
36.76"
(933.70mm)
29.46"
(748.28mm)
7.30"
(185.42mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 2017 1965
20th Wettest Wettest since: 2018 1989
Feb–Oct 2019
9-Month
40.27"
(1,022.86mm)
32.89"
(835.41mm)
7.38"
(187.45mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 2017 1957
20th Wettest Wettest since: 2018 1989
Jan–Oct 2019
10-Month
46.69"
(1,185.93mm)
36.84"
(935.74mm)
9.85"
(250.19mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 2017 1957
12th Wettest Wettest since: 2018 1998
Dec 2018–Oct 2019
11-Month
51.35"
(1,304.29mm)
40.99"
(1,041.15mm)
10.36"
(263.14mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 2017 1957
11th Wettest Wettest since: 2018 1998
Nov 2018–Oct 2019
12-Month
60.95"
(1,548.13mm)
45.14"
(1,146.56mm)
15.81"
(401.57mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 2018 1957
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1998 1898
May 2018–Oct 2019
18-Month
87.50"
(2,222.50mm)
66.30"
(1,684.02mm)
21.20"
(538.48mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 2018 1965
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Nov 2017–Oct 2019
24-Month
115.40"
(2,931.16mm)
90.25"
(2,292.35mm)
25.15"
(638.81mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 2018 1966
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Nov 2016–Oct 2019
36-Month
165.72"
(4,209.29mm)
135.42"
(3,439.67mm)
30.30"
(769.62mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 2018 1966
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 2011 2011
Nov 2015–Oct 2019
48-Month
208.05"
(5,284.47mm)
180.60"
(4,587.24mm)
27.45"
(697.23mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 2018 1966
8th Wettest Wettest since: 2012 2011
Nov 2014–Oct 2019
60-Month
252.27"
(6,407.66mm)
225.79"
(5,735.07mm)
26.48"
(672.59mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 2018 1966
11th Wettest Wettest since: 2013 2009

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published March 2020, retrieved on March 30, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/