Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Rhode Island

Precipitation Rankings, August 2004

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 2004
1-Month
6.18"
(156.97mm)
4.05"
(102.87mm)
2.13"
(54.10mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 2003 1984
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1992 1955
Jul–Aug 2004
2-Month
9.34"
(237.24mm)
7.31"
(185.67mm)
2.03"
(51.57mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 2003 1907
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1992 1927
Jun–Aug 2004
3-Month
11.09"
(281.69mm)
10.62"
(269.75mm)
0.47"
(11.94mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 2002 1949
51st Wettest Wettest since: 2003 1922
May–Aug 2004
4-Month
14.01"
(355.85mm)
14.07"
(357.38mm)
-0.06"
(-1.53mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 2002 1944
58th Wettest Wettest since: 2003 2006
Apr–Aug 2004
5-Month
21.85"
(554.99mm)
18.13"
(460.50mm)
3.72"
(94.49mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 2002 1999
35th Wettest Wettest since: 2003 2006
Mar–Aug 2004
6-Month
24.76"
(628.90mm)
22.34"
(567.44mm)
2.42"
(61.46mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 2002 1965
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 2003 1998
Feb–Aug 2004
7-Month
26.99"
(685.55mm)
25.78"
(654.81mm)
1.21"
(30.74mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 2002 1957
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 2003 1998
Jan–Aug 2004
8-Month
28.72"
(729.49mm)
29.72"
(754.89mm)
-1.00"
(-25.40mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 2002 1957
77th Wettest Wettest since: 2003 1998
Dec 2003–Aug 2004
9-Month
34.16"
(867.66mm)
33.88"
(860.55mm)
0.28"
(7.11mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 2002 1944
64th Wettest Wettest since: 2003 1998
Nov 2003–Aug 2004
10-Month
36.45"
(925.83mm)
38.03"
(965.96mm)
-1.58"
(-40.13mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 2002 1944
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 2003 1998
Oct 2003–Aug 2004
11-Month
42.88"
(1,089.15mm)
41.56"
(1,055.62mm)
1.32"
(33.53mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 2002 1966
58th Wettest Wettest since: 2003 2006
Sep 2003–Aug 2004
12-Month
46.93"
(1,192.02mm)
45.16"
(1,147.06mm)
1.77"
(44.96mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 2002 1966
58th Wettest Wettest since: 2003 2019
Mar 2003–Aug 2004
18-Month
75.18"
(1,909.57mm)
67.43"
(1,712.72mm)
7.75"
(196.85mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 2002 1966
24th Wettest Wettest since: 2003 1984
Sep 2002–Aug 2004
24-Month
102.56"
(2,605.02mm)
90.23"
(2,291.84mm)
12.33"
(313.18mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 2003 1966
21st Wettest Wettest since: 2001 2019
Sep 2001–Aug 2004
36-Month
137.27"
(3,486.66mm)
135.44"
(3,440.18mm)
1.83"
(46.48mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1996 1966
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 2003 1984
Sep 2000–Aug 2004
48-Month
186.60"
(4,739.64mm)
180.62"
(4,587.75mm)
5.98"
(151.89mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 2002 1966
49th Wettest Wettest since: 2003 2009
Sep 1999–Aug 2004
60-Month
239.94"
(6,094.48mm)
225.77"
(5,734.56mm)
14.17"
(359.92mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 2003 1966
35th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 2010

Citing This Page

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