Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Rhode Island

Precipitation Rankings, May 1908

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1908
1-Month
5.04"
(128.02mm)
3.44"
(87.38mm)
1.60"
(40.64mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1907 1903
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1901 1948
Apr–May 1908
2-Month
7.15"
(181.61mm)
7.51"
(190.75mm)
-0.36"
(-9.14mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1905 1942
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1907 1901
Mar–May 1908
3-Month
11.02"
(279.91mm)
11.72"
(297.69mm)
-0.70"
(-17.78mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1907 1915
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1906 1901
Feb–May 1908
4-Month
15.97"
(405.64mm)
15.16"
(385.06mm)
0.81"
(20.58mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1907 1915
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1906 1983
Jan–May 1908
5-Month
19.42"
(493.27mm)
19.10"
(485.14mm)
0.32"
(8.13mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1907 1941
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1906 1983
Dec 1907–May 1908
6-Month
25.60"
(650.24mm)
23.25"
(590.55mm)
2.35"
(59.69mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1907 1941
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1904 1979
Nov 1907–May 1908
7-Month
32.36"
(821.94mm)
27.41"
(696.21mm)
4.95"
(125.73mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1907 1985
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1901 1984
Oct 1907–May 1908
8-Month
35.80"
(909.32mm)
30.94"
(785.88mm)
4.86"
(123.44mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1907 1905
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1901 1984
Sep 1907–May 1908
9-Month
43.11"
(1,094.99mm)
34.54"
(877.32mm)
8.57"
(217.67mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1907 1966
9th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Aug 1907–May 1908
10-Month
44.44"
(1,128.78mm)
38.58"
(979.93mm)
5.86"
(148.85mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1907 1985
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 2019
Jul 1907–May 1908
11-Month
45.58"
(1,157.73mm)
41.82"
(1,062.23mm)
3.76"
(95.50mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1907 1966
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1902 2019
Jun 1907–May 1908
12-Month
48.28"
(1,226.31mm)
45.10"
(1,145.54mm)
3.18"
(80.77mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1907 1966
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1906 2010
Dec 1906–May 1908
18-Month
69.21"
(1,757.93mm)
68.37"
(1,736.60mm)
0.84"
(21.33mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1907 1966
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1904 1984
Ties: 1985
Jun 1906–May 1908
24-Month
90.11"
(2,288.79mm)
90.22"
(2,291.59mm)
-0.11"
(-2.80mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1906 1966
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1907 1984
Jun 1905–May 1908
36-Month
138.63"
(3,521.20mm)
135.41"
(3,439.41mm)
3.22"
(81.79mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1907 1966
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1904 2007
Jun 1904–May 1908
48-Month
174.15"
(4,423.41mm)
180.65"
(4,588.51mm)
-6.50"
(-165.10mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1907 1967
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1906 2010
Jun 1903–May 1908
60-Month
221.34"
(5,622.04mm)
225.79"
(5,735.07mm)
-4.45"
(-113.03mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1907 1966
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1906 2010

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published August 2022, retrieved on August 15, 2022 from https://www.ncei.noaa.gov/cag/