Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Rhode Island

Precipitation Rankings, May 1929

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1929
1-Month
3.87"
(98.30mm)
3.44"
(87.38mm)
0.43"
(10.92mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1928 1903
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1924 1948
Apr–May 1929
2-Month
11.31"
(287.27mm)
7.51"
(190.75mm)
3.80"
(96.52mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1928 1942
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1901 1901
Mar–May 1929
3-Month
15.13"
(384.30mm)
11.72"
(297.69mm)
3.41"
(86.61mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1928 1915
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1912 1901
Feb–May 1929
4-Month
19.06"
(484.12mm)
15.16"
(385.06mm)
3.90"
(99.06mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1928 1915
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1920 1983
Jan–May 1929
5-Month
23.28"
(591.31mm)
19.10"
(485.14mm)
4.18"
(106.17mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1928 1941
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1920 1983
Dec 1928–May 1929
6-Month
26.13"
(663.70mm)
23.25"
(590.55mm)
2.88"
(73.15mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1928 1941
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1924 1979
Nov 1928–May 1929
7-Month
27.99"
(710.95mm)
27.41"
(696.21mm)
0.58"
(14.74mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1928 1985
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1924 1984
Oct 1928–May 1929
8-Month
31.61"
(802.89mm)
30.94"
(785.88mm)
0.67"
(17.01mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1927 1905
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1928 1984
Ties: 1967
Sep 1928–May 1929
9-Month
35.58"
(903.73mm)
34.54"
(877.32mm)
1.04"
(26.41mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1927 1966
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1928 2019
Aug 1928–May 1929
10-Month
38.01"
(965.45mm)
38.58"
(979.93mm)
-0.57"
(-14.48mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1927 1985
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1928 2019
Jul 1928–May 1929
11-Month
42.69"
(1,084.33mm)
41.82"
(1,062.23mm)
0.87"
(22.10mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1927 1966
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1928 2019
Jun 1928–May 1929
12-Month
47.68"
(1,211.07mm)
45.10"
(1,145.54mm)
2.58"
(65.53mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1927 1966
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1928 2010
Dec 1927–May 1929
18-Month
68.80"
(1,747.52mm)
68.37"
(1,736.60mm)
0.43"
(10.92mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1927 1966
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1928 1984
Ties: 1988
Jun 1927–May 1929
24-Month
102.51"
(2,603.75mm)
90.22"
(2,291.59mm)
12.29"
(312.16mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1928 1966
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1900 1984
Jun 1926–May 1929
36-Month
140.85"
(3,577.59mm)
135.41"
(3,439.41mm)
5.44"
(138.18mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1928 1966
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1922 2007
Ties: 1994
Jun 1925–May 1929
48-Month
185.24"
(4,705.10mm)
180.65"
(4,588.51mm)
4.59"
(116.59mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1928 1967
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1923 2010
Jun 1924–May 1929
60-Month
221.06"
(5,614.92mm)
225.79"
(5,735.07mm)
-4.73"
(-120.15mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1928 1966
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1924 2010
Ties: 1907

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, Precipitation, published September 2022, retrieved on September 28, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/