Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Rhode Island

Precipitation Rankings, April 1962

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1962
1-Month
3.60"
(91.44mm)
4.06"
(103.12mm)
-0.46"
(-11.68mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1960 1942
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1983
Mar–Apr 1962
2-Month
5.37"
(136.40mm)
8.28"
(210.31mm)
-2.91"
(-73.91mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1946 1915
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1983
Feb–Apr 1962
3-Month
9.93"
(252.22mm)
11.72"
(297.69mm)
-1.79"
(-45.47mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1957 2012
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1983
Ties: 2021
Jan–Apr 1962
4-Month
14.49"
(368.05mm)
15.66"
(397.76mm)
-1.17"
(-29.71mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1957 1985
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1983
Dec 1961–Apr 1962
5-Month
17.93"
(455.42mm)
19.81"
(503.17mm)
-1.88"
(-47.75mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1959 1985
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2010
Nov 1961–Apr 1962
6-Month
21.22"
(538.99mm)
23.96"
(608.58mm)
-2.74"
(-69.59mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1959 1985
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1984
Oct 1961–Apr 1962
7-Month
23.90"
(607.06mm)
27.49"
(698.25mm)
-3.59"
(-91.19mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1959 1966
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2019
Sep 1961–Apr 1962
8-Month
31.38"
(797.05mm)
31.09"
(789.69mm)
0.29"
(7.36mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1960 1985
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2019
Aug 1961–Apr 1962
9-Month
35.61"
(904.49mm)
35.13"
(892.30mm)
0.48"
(12.19mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1961 1985
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2019
Jul 1961–Apr 1962
10-Month
37.95"
(963.93mm)
38.37"
(974.60mm)
-0.42"
(-10.67mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1957 1966
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2010
Jun 1961–Apr 1962
11-Month
40.08"
(1,018.03mm)
41.66"
(1,058.16mm)
-1.58"
(-40.13mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1957 1966
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2010
May 1961–Apr 1962
12-Month
45.07"
(1,144.78mm)
45.12"
(1,146.05mm)
-0.05"
(-1.27mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1958 1966
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2007
Nov 1960–Apr 1962
18-Month
68.31"
(1,735.07mm)
69.07"
(1,754.38mm)
-0.76"
(-19.31mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1960 1966
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1899
May 1960–Apr 1962
24-Month
90.66"
(2,302.76mm)
90.21"
(2,291.33mm)
0.45"
(11.43mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1959 1966
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2007
May 1959–Apr 1962
36-Month
137.70"
(3,497.58mm)
135.40"
(3,439.16mm)
2.30"
(58.42mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1960 1967
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2007
May 1958–Apr 1962
48-Month
183.63"
(4,664.20mm)
180.64"
(4,588.26mm)
2.99"
(75.94mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1961 1967
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2010
May 1957–Apr 1962
60-Month
227.06"
(5,767.32mm)
225.78"
(5,734.81mm)
1.28"
(32.51mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1961 1967
72nd 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 18, 2022 from https://www.ncei.noaa.gov/cag/