Climate at a Glance

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Rhode Island

Precipitation Rankings, February 1987

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
February 1987
1-Month
0.66"
(16.76mm)
3.44"
(87.38mm)
-2.78"
(-70.62mm)
1st Driest Driest since: 1987 1987
128th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2008
Jan–Feb 1987
2-Month
6.19"
(157.23mm)
7.38"
(187.45mm)
-1.19"
(-30.22mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1985 1980
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1979
Dec 1986–Feb 1987
3-Month
13.79"
(350.27mm)
11.53"
(292.86mm)
2.26"
(57.41mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1986 1980
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1979
Nov 1986–Feb 1987
4-Month
20.68"
(525.27mm)
15.69"
(398.53mm)
4.99"
(126.74mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1986 2002
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1984
Oct 1986–Feb 1987
5-Month
23.49"
(596.65mm)
19.22"
(488.19mm)
4.27"
(108.46mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1986 2002
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2006
Sep 1986–Feb 1987
6-Month
24.45"
(621.03mm)
22.82"
(579.63mm)
1.63"
(41.40mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1986 1947
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2019
Aug 1986–Feb 1987
7-Month
28.76"
(730.50mm)
26.86"
(682.24mm)
1.90"
(48.26mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1985 1985
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2019
Jul 1986–Feb 1987
8-Month
34.53"
(877.06mm)
30.10"
(764.54mm)
4.43"
(112.52mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1986 1966
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2019
Jun 1986–Feb 1987
9-Month
39.09"
(992.89mm)
33.38"
(847.85mm)
5.71"
(145.04mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1986 1966
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2019
May 1986–Feb 1987
10-Month
41.11"
(1,044.19mm)
36.84"
(935.74mm)
4.27"
(108.45mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1985 1966
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1973
Apr 1986–Feb 1987
11-Month
42.97"
(1,091.44mm)
40.87"
(1,038.10mm)
2.10"
(53.34mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1985 1966
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1899
Mar 1986–Feb 1987
12-Month
46.13"
(1,171.70mm)
45.08"
(1,145.03mm)
1.05"
(26.67mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1985 1966
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1973
Sep 1985–Feb 1987
18-Month
68.21"
(1,732.53mm)
67.88"
(1,724.15mm)
0.33"
(8.38mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1986 1966
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1985 2007
Mar 1985–Feb 1987
24-Month
94.04"
(2,388.62mm)
90.21"
(2,291.33mm)
3.83"
(97.29mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1986 1967
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 2019
Mar 1984–Feb 1987
36-Month
138.97"
(3,529.84mm)
135.37"
(3,438.40mm)
3.60"
(91.44mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1983 1967
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2020
Mar 1983–Feb 1987
48-Month
201.37"
(5,114.80mm)
180.60"
(4,587.24mm)
20.77"
(527.56mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1985 1967
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2012
Mar 1982–Feb 1987
60-Month
250.97"
(6,374.64mm)
225.71"
(5,733.03mm)
25.26"
(641.61mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1986 1967
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2010

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, Precipitation, published September 2022, retrieved on October 5, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/