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Statewide Data Info
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Rhode Island

Precipitation Rankings, May 1898

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1898
1-Month
4.92"
(124.97mm)
3.44"
(87.38mm)
1.48"
(37.59mm)
109th Driest
Driest since:
1903
20th Wettest
Wettest to Date
1948
Apr–May 1898
2-Month
10.52"
(267.21mm)
7.51"
(190.75mm)
3.01"
(76.46mm)
109th Driest
Driest since:
1942
20th Wettest
Wettest to Date
1901
Mar–May 1898
3-Month
13.40"
(340.36mm)
11.72"
(297.69mm)
1.68"
(42.67mm)
90th Driest
Driest since:
1915
39th Wettest
Wettest to Date
1901
Feb–May 1898
4-Month
18.81"
(477.77mm)
15.16"
(385.06mm)
3.65"
(92.71mm)
111th Driest
Driest since:
1915
18th Wettest
Wettest to Date
1983
Ties: 1948
Jan–May 1898
5-Month
23.61"
(599.69mm)
19.10"
(485.14mm)
4.51"
(114.55mm)
115th Driest
Driest since:
1941
14th Wettest
Wettest to Date
1983
Dec 1897–May 1898
6-Month
28.78"
(731.01mm)
23.25"
(590.55mm)
5.53"
(140.46mm)
115th Driest
Driest since:
1941
13th Wettest
Wettest to Date
1979
Nov 1897–May 1898
7-Month
36.86"
(936.24mm)
27.41"
(696.21mm)
9.45"
(240.03mm)
121st Driest
Driest since:
1985
7th Wettest
Wettest to Date
1984
Oct 1897–May 1898
8-Month
37.76"
(959.10mm)
30.94"
(785.88mm)
6.82"
(173.22mm)
112th Driest
Driest since:
1905
16th Wettest
Wettest to Date
1984
Sep 1897–May 1898
9-Month
39.92"
(1,013.97mm)
34.54"
(877.32mm)
5.38"
(136.65mm)
102nd Driest
Driest since:
1966
26th Wettest
Wettest to Date
2019
Aug 1897–May 1898
10-Month
44.80"
(1,137.92mm)
38.58"
(979.93mm)
6.22"
(157.99mm)
106th Driest
Driest since:
1985
22nd Wettest
Wettest to Date
2019
Jul 1897–May 1898
11-Month
51.04"
(1,296.42mm)
41.82"
(1,062.23mm)
9.22"
(234.19mm)
113th Driest
Driest since:
1966
15th Wettest
Wettest to Date
2019
Ties: 2005
Jun 1897–May 1898
12-Month
54.61"
(1,387.09mm)
45.10"
(1,145.54mm)
9.51"
(241.55mm)
115th Driest
Driest since:
1966
13th Wettest
Wettest to Date
2010
Dec 1896–May 1898
18-Month
75.37"
(1,914.40mm)
68.37"
(1,736.60mm)
7.00"
(177.80mm)
93rd Driest
Driest since:
1966
34th Wettest
Wettest to Date
1984
Jun 1896–May 1898
24-Month
99.55"
(2,528.57mm)
90.22"
(2,291.59mm)
9.33"
(236.98mm)
102nd Driest
Driest since:
1966
25th Wettest
Wettest to Date
1984
Jun 1895–May 1898
36-Month
146.19"
(3,713.23mm)
135.41"
(3,439.41mm)
10.78"
(273.82mm)
95th Driest
Driest since:
1966
31st Wettest
Wettest to Date
2007

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