Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Rhode Island

Precipitation Rankings, August 2001

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 2001
1-Month
4.22"
(107.19mm)
4.05"
(102.87mm)
0.17"
(4.32mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 2000 1984
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1955
Jul–Aug 2001
2-Month
7.47"
(189.74mm)
7.31"
(185.67mm)
0.16"
(4.07mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1999 1907
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 2000 1927
Jun–Aug 2001
3-Month
13.81"
(350.77mm)
10.62"
(269.75mm)
3.19"
(81.02mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 2000 1949
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 1922
May–Aug 2001
4-Month
17.92"
(455.17mm)
14.07"
(357.38mm)
3.85"
(97.79mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 2000 1944
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 2006
Apr–Aug 2001
5-Month
19.96"
(506.98mm)
18.13"
(460.50mm)
1.83"
(46.48mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1999 1999
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 2000 2006
Mar–Aug 2001
6-Month
29.79"
(756.67mm)
22.34"
(567.44mm)
7.45"
(189.23mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 2000 1965
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 1998
Feb–Aug 2001
7-Month
32.31"
(820.67mm)
25.78"
(654.81mm)
6.53"
(165.86mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 2000 1957
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 1998
Jan–Aug 2001
8-Month
35.10"
(891.54mm)
29.72"
(754.89mm)
5.38"
(136.65mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 2000 1957
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1998 1998
Dec 2000–Aug 2001
9-Month
39.84"
(1,011.94mm)
33.88"
(860.55mm)
5.96"
(151.39mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 2000 1944
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 1998
Nov 2000–Aug 2001
10-Month
43.92"
(1,115.57mm)
38.03"
(965.96mm)
5.89"
(149.61mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 2000 1944
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 1998
Oct 2000–Aug 2001
11-Month
45.31"
(1,150.87mm)
41.56"
(1,055.62mm)
3.75"
(95.25mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1999 1966
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 2000 2006
Sep 2000–Aug 2001
12-Month
49.33"
(1,252.98mm)
45.16"
(1,147.06mm)
4.17"
(105.92mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1999 1966
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 2000 2019
Mar 2000–Aug 2001
18-Month
76.87"
(1,952.50mm)
67.43"
(1,712.72mm)
9.44"
(239.78mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 2000 1966
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 1984
Sep 1999–Aug 2001
24-Month
102.67"
(2,607.82mm)
90.23"
(2,291.84mm)
12.44"
(315.98mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 2000 1966
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 2019
Ties: 1974
Sep 1998–Aug 2001
36-Month
140.56"
(3,570.22mm)
135.44"
(3,440.18mm)
5.12"
(130.04mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1997 1966
48th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 1984
Sep 1997–Aug 2001
48-Month
198.90"
(5,052.06mm)
180.62"
(4,587.75mm)
18.28"
(464.31mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1998 1966
26th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 2009
Sep 1996–Aug 2001
60-Month
251.05"
(6,376.67mm)
225.77"
(5,734.56mm)
25.28"
(642.11mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1999 1966
15th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 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/