Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Rhode Island

Precipitation Rankings, March 1962

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1962
1-Month
1.77"
(44.96mm)
4.21"
(106.93mm)
-2.44"
(-61.97mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1927 1915
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2010
Ties: 1927
Feb–Mar 1962
2-Month
6.33"
(160.78mm)
7.65"
(194.31mm)
-1.32"
(-33.53mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1957 2012
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2010
Jan–Mar 1962
3-Month
10.89"
(276.61mm)
11.59"
(294.39mm)
-0.70"
(-17.78mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1961 2012
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2010
Dec 1961–Mar 1962
4-Month
14.33"
(363.98mm)
15.74"
(399.80mm)
-1.41"
(-35.82mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1961 1981
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2010
Nov 1961–Mar 1962
5-Month
17.62"
(447.55mm)
19.90"
(505.46mm)
-2.28"
(-57.91mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1961 1985
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2010
Ties: 2017
Oct 1961–Mar 1962
6-Month
20.30"
(515.62mm)
23.43"
(595.12mm)
-3.13"
(-79.50mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1961 1947
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2010
Ties: 1929
Sep 1961–Mar 1962
7-Month
27.78"
(705.61mm)
27.03"
(686.56mm)
0.75"
(19.05mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1961 1947
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2019
Aug 1961–Mar 1962
8-Month
32.01"
(813.05mm)
31.07"
(789.18mm)
0.94"
(23.87mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1961 1985
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2019
Jul 1961–Mar 1962
9-Month
34.35"
(872.49mm)
34.31"
(871.47mm)
0.04"
(1.02mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1961 1966
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2010
Jun 1961–Mar 1962
10-Month
36.48"
(926.59mm)
37.60"
(955.04mm)
-1.12"
(-28.45mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1961 1966
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2010
May 1961–Mar 1962
11-Month
41.47"
(1,053.34mm)
41.05"
(1,042.67mm)
0.42"
(10.67mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1961 1966
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2010
Apr 1961–Mar 1962
12-Month
47.59"
(1,208.79mm)
45.08"
(1,145.03mm)
2.51"
(63.76mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1961 1966
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 2010
Oct 1960–Mar 1962
18-Month
67.42"
(1,712.47mm)
68.51"
(1,740.15mm)
-1.09"
(-27.68mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1960 1966
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2007
Apr 1960–Mar 1962
24-Month
90.55"
(2,299.97mm)
90.18"
(2,290.57mm)
0.37"
(9.40mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1961 1966
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2010
Apr 1959–Mar 1962
36-Month
138.09"
(3,507.49mm)
135.38"
(3,438.65mm)
2.71"
(68.84mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1960 1967
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2020
Apr 1958–Mar 1962
48-Month
187.24"
(4,755.90mm)
180.61"
(4,587.49mm)
6.63"
(168.41mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1961 1967
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 2010
Apr 1957–Mar 1962
60-Month
227.70"
(5,783.58mm)
225.70"
(5,732.78mm)
2.00"
(50.80mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1961 1967
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2010

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published August 2022, retrieved on August 16, 2022 from https://www.ncei.noaa.gov/cag/