Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Rhode Island

Precipitation Rankings, May 1965

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1965
1-Month
1.75"
(44.45mm)
3.44"
(87.38mm)
-1.69"
(-42.93mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1964 1903
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1963 1948
Apr–May 1965
2-Month
4.65"
(118.11mm)
7.51"
(190.75mm)
-2.86"
(-72.64mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1942 1942
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1964 1901
Mar–May 1965
3-Month
6.47"
(164.34mm)
11.72"
(297.69mm)
-5.25"
(-133.35mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1927 1915
126th Wettest Wettest since: 1964 1901
Ties: 1927
Feb–May 1965
4-Month
9.92"
(251.97mm)
15.16"
(385.06mm)
-5.24"
(-133.09mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1941 1915
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1964 1983
Jan–May 1965
5-Month
12.80"
(325.12mm)
19.10"
(485.14mm)
-6.30"
(-160.02mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1941 1941
125th Wettest Wettest since: 1964 1983
Dec 1964–May 1965
6-Month
17.99"
(456.95mm)
23.25"
(590.55mm)
-5.26"
(-133.60mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1944 1941
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1964 1979
Nov 1964–May 1965
7-Month
20.92"
(531.37mm)
27.41"
(696.21mm)
-6.49"
(-164.84mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1944 1985
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1964 1984
Oct 1964–May 1965
8-Month
23.26"
(590.80mm)
30.94"
(785.88mm)
-7.68"
(-195.08mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1947 1905
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1964 1984
Sep 1964–May 1965
9-Month
26.43"
(671.32mm)
34.54"
(877.32mm)
-8.11"
(-206.00mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1947 1966
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1964 2019
Aug 1964–May 1965
10-Month
28.21"
(716.53mm)
38.58"
(979.93mm)
-10.37"
(-263.40mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1944 1985
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1964 2019
Jul 1964–May 1965
11-Month
31.36"
(796.54mm)
41.82"
(1,062.23mm)
-10.46"
(-265.69mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1944 1966
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1964 2019
Jun 1964–May 1965
12-Month
32.88"
(835.15mm)
45.10"
(1,145.54mm)
-12.22"
(-310.39mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1944 1966
125th Wettest Wettest since: 1964 2010
Dec 1963–May 1965
18-Month
53.29"
(1,353.57mm)
68.37"
(1,736.60mm)
-15.08"
(-383.03mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1942 1966
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1964 1984
Jun 1963–May 1965
24-Month
73.24"
(1,860.30mm)
90.22"
(2,291.59mm)
-16.98"
(-431.29mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1942 1966
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1964 1984
Jun 1962–May 1965
36-Month
117.80"
(2,992.12mm)
135.41"
(3,439.41mm)
-17.61"
(-447.29mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1951 1966
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1964 2007
Jun 1961–May 1965
48-Month
159.81"
(4,059.17mm)
180.65"
(4,588.51mm)
-20.84"
(-529.34mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1944 1967
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1964 2010
Jun 1960–May 1965
60-Month
206.50"
(5,245.10mm)
225.79"
(5,735.07mm)
-19.29"
(-489.97mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1951 1966
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1964 2010

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, Precipitation, published September 2022, retrieved on October 7, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/