Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Rhode Island

Precipitation Rankings, April 1952

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1952
1-Month
3.79"
(96.27mm)
4.06"
(103.12mm)
-0.27"
(-6.85mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1951 1942
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1983
Mar–Apr 1952
2-Month
8.18"
(207.77mm)
8.28"
(210.31mm)
-0.10"
(-2.54mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1951 1915
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1983
Feb–Apr 1952
3-Month
11.73"
(297.94mm)
11.72"
(297.69mm)
0.01"
(0.25mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1950 2012
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1983
Jan–Apr 1952
4-Month
16.40"
(416.56mm)
15.66"
(397.76mm)
0.74"
(18.80mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1951 1985
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 1983
Dec 1951–Apr 1952
5-Month
21.22"
(538.99mm)
19.81"
(503.17mm)
1.41"
(35.82mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1951 1985
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2010
Nov 1951–Apr 1952
6-Month
28.96"
(735.58mm)
23.96"
(608.58mm)
5.00"
(127.00mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1951 1985
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1912 1984
Oct 1951–Apr 1952
7-Month
32.24"
(818.90mm)
27.49"
(698.25mm)
4.75"
(120.65mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1951 1966
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1933 2019
Sep 1951–Apr 1952
8-Month
34.24"
(869.70mm)
31.09"
(789.69mm)
3.15"
(80.01mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1951 1985
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2019
Aug 1951–Apr 1952
9-Month
37.66"
(956.56mm)
35.13"
(892.30mm)
2.53"
(64.26mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1951 1985
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2019
Jul 1951–Apr 1952
10-Month
39.48"
(1,002.79mm)
38.37"
(974.60mm)
1.11"
(28.19mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1951 1966
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2010
Jun 1951–Apr 1952
11-Month
41.75"
(1,060.45mm)
41.66"
(1,058.16mm)
0.09"
(2.29mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1951 1966
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1943 2010
May 1951–Apr 1952
12-Month
45.96"
(1,167.38mm)
45.12"
(1,146.05mm)
0.84"
(21.33mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1951 1966
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2007
Nov 1950–Apr 1952
18-Month
71.48"
(1,815.59mm)
69.07"
(1,754.38mm)
2.41"
(61.21mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1951 1966
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1899
May 1950–Apr 1952
24-Month
86.86"
(2,206.24mm)
90.21"
(2,291.33mm)
-3.35"
(-85.09mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1951 1966
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2007
May 1949–Apr 1952
36-Month
120.87"
(3,070.10mm)
135.40"
(3,439.16mm)
-14.53"
(-369.06mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1946 1967
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2007
May 1948–Apr 1952
48-Month
166.97"
(4,241.04mm)
180.64"
(4,588.26mm)
-13.67"
(-347.22mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1951 1967
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2010
May 1947–Apr 1952
60-Month
210.83"
(5,355.08mm)
225.78"
(5,734.81mm)
-14.95"
(-379.73mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1951 1967
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2010

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/