Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Rhode Island

Precipitation Rankings, April 1960

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1960
1-Month
3.49"
(88.65mm)
4.06"
(103.12mm)
-0.57"
(-14.47mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1956 1942
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1983
Ties: 2021
Mar–Apr 1960
2-Month
6.63"
(168.40mm)
8.28"
(210.31mm)
-1.65"
(-41.91mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1950 1915
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1983
Feb–Apr 1960
3-Month
12.05"
(306.07mm)
11.72"
(297.69mm)
0.33"
(8.38mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1957 2012
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1983
Jan–Apr 1960
4-Month
15.37"
(390.40mm)
15.66"
(397.76mm)
-0.29"
(-7.36mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1957 1985
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1983
Dec 1959–Apr 1960
5-Month
19.76"
(501.90mm)
19.81"
(503.17mm)
-0.05"
(-1.27mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1959 1985
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2010
Nov 1959–Apr 1960
6-Month
24.53"
(623.06mm)
23.96"
(608.58mm)
0.57"
(14.48mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1959 1985
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1984
Oct 1959–Apr 1960
7-Month
30.01"
(762.25mm)
27.49"
(698.25mm)
2.52"
(64.00mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1959 1966
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2019
Sep 1959–Apr 1960
8-Month
30.99"
(787.15mm)
31.09"
(789.69mm)
-0.10"
(-2.54mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1959 1985
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2019
Aug 1959–Apr 1960
9-Month
34.10"
(866.14mm)
35.13"
(892.30mm)
-1.03"
(-26.16mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1957 1985
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1959 2019
Jul 1959–Apr 1960
10-Month
39.59"
(1,005.59mm)
38.37"
(974.60mm)
1.22"
(30.99mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1959 1966
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2010
Jun 1959–Apr 1960
11-Month
45.30"
(1,150.62mm)
41.66"
(1,058.16mm)
3.64"
(92.46mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1959 1966
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2010
May 1959–Apr 1960
12-Month
47.04"
(1,194.82mm)
45.12"
(1,146.05mm)
1.92"
(48.77mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1959 1966
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2007
Nov 1958–Apr 1960
18-Month
67.45"
(1,713.23mm)
69.07"
(1,754.38mm)
-1.62"
(-41.15mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1958 1966
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1899
May 1958–Apr 1960
24-Month
92.97"
(2,361.44mm)
90.21"
(2,291.33mm)
2.76"
(70.11mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1959 1966
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2007
May 1957–Apr 1960
36-Month
136.40"
(3,464.56mm)
135.40"
(3,439.16mm)
1.00"
(25.40mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1959 1967
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1957 2007
May 1956–Apr 1960
48-Month
173.67"
(4,411.22mm)
180.64"
(4,588.26mm)
-6.97"
(-177.04mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1953 1967
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 2010
May 1955–Apr 1960
60-Month
229.23"
(5,822.44mm)
225.78"
(5,734.81mm)
3.45"
(87.63mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1954 1967
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 2010

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, Precipitation, published September 2022, retrieved on September 30, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/