Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Rhode Island

Precipitation Rankings, August 1895

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1895
1-Month
3.79"
(96.27mm)
4.05"
(102.87mm)
-0.26"
(-6.60mm)
72nd Driest Driest to Date 1984
56th Wettest Wettest to Date 1955
Jul–Aug 1895
2-Month
7.91"
(200.91mm)
7.31"
(185.67mm)
0.60"
(15.24mm)
81st Driest Driest to Date 1907
47th Wettest Wettest to Date 1927
Jun–Aug 1895
3-Month
10.33"
(262.38mm)
10.62"
(269.75mm)
-0.29"
(-7.37mm)
63rd Driest Driest to Date 1949
65th Wettest Wettest to Date 1922
May–Aug 1895
4-Month
13.24"
(336.30mm)
14.07"
(357.38mm)
-0.83"
(-21.08mm)
60th Driest Driest to Date 1944
68th Wettest Wettest to Date 2006
Apr–Aug 1895
5-Month
18.08"
(459.23mm)
18.13"
(460.50mm)
-0.05"
(-1.27mm)
70th Driest Driest to Date 1999
58th Wettest Wettest to Date 2006
Mar–Aug 1895
6-Month
21.24"
(539.50mm)
22.34"
(567.44mm)
-1.10"
(-27.94mm)
49th Driest Driest to Date 1965
79th Wettest Wettest to Date 1998
Feb–Aug 1895
7-Month
22.19"
(563.63mm)
25.78"
(654.81mm)
-3.59"
(-91.18mm)
26th Driest Driest to Date 1957
102nd Wettest Wettest to Date 1998
Jan–Aug 1895
8-Month
26.27"
(667.26mm)
29.72"
(754.89mm)
-3.45"
(-87.63mm)
25th Driest Driest to Date 1957
103rd Wettest Wettest to Date 1998

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published June 2022, retrieved on July 1, 2022 from https://www.ncei.noaa.gov/cag/