Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Rhode Island

Precipitation Rankings, August 1963

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1963
1-Month
2.40"
(60.96mm)
4.05"
(102.87mm)
-1.65"
(-41.91mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1960 1984
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1955
Jul–Aug 1963
2-Month
5.69"
(144.53mm)
7.31"
(185.67mm)
-1.62"
(-41.14mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1962 1907
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1927
Jun–Aug 1963
3-Month
7.99"
(202.95mm)
10.62"
(269.75mm)
-2.63"
(-66.80mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1957 1949
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1922
May–Aug 1963
4-Month
12.02"
(305.31mm)
14.07"
(357.38mm)
-2.05"
(-52.07mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1957 1944
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1962 2006
Ties: 1939, 2015
Apr–Aug 1963
5-Month
13.46"
(341.88mm)
18.13"
(460.50mm)
-4.67"
(-118.62mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1957 1999
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 2006
Mar–Aug 1963
6-Month
17.25"
(438.15mm)
22.34"
(567.44mm)
-5.09"
(-129.29mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1957 1965
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1998
Feb–Aug 1963
7-Month
20.45"
(519.43mm)
25.78"
(654.81mm)
-5.33"
(-135.38mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1957 1957
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1998
Jan–Aug 1963
8-Month
23.72"
(602.49mm)
29.72"
(754.89mm)
-6.00"
(-152.40mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1957 1957
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1998
Dec 1962–Aug 1963
9-Month
26.89"
(683.01mm)
33.88"
(860.55mm)
-6.99"
(-177.54mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1957 1944
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1998
Nov 1962–Aug 1963
10-Month
31.43"
(798.32mm)
38.03"
(965.96mm)
-6.60"
(-167.64mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1957 1944
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1998
Oct 1962–Aug 1963
11-Month
38.86"
(987.04mm)
41.56"
(1,055.62mm)
-2.70"
(-68.58mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1962 1966
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2006
Sep 1962–Aug 1963
12-Month
42.27"
(1,073.66mm)
45.16"
(1,147.06mm)
-2.89"
(-73.40mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1957 1966
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 2019
Mar 1962–Aug 1963
18-Month
59.85"
(1,520.19mm)
67.43"
(1,712.72mm)
-7.58"
(-192.53mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1957 1966
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1984
Sep 1961–Aug 1963
24-Month
85.86"
(2,180.84mm)
90.23"
(2,291.84mm)
-4.37"
(-111.00mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1957 1966
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1962 2019
Sep 1960–Aug 1963
36-Month
132.42"
(3,363.47mm)
135.44"
(3,440.18mm)
-3.02"
(-76.71mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1959 1966
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1984
Sep 1959–Aug 1963
48-Month
176.13"
(4,473.70mm)
180.62"
(4,587.75mm)
-4.49"
(-114.05mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1960 1966
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1962 2009
Sep 1958–Aug 1963
60-Month
221.05"
(5,614.67mm)
225.77"
(5,734.56mm)
-4.72"
(-119.89mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1953 1966
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 2010

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published June 2022, retrieved on July 4, 2022 from https://www.ncei.noaa.gov/cag/