Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Rhode Island

Precipitation Rankings, March 2005

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 2005
1-Month
5.19"
(131.83mm)
4.21"
(106.93mm)
0.98"
(24.90mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 2004 1915
38th Wettest Wettest since: 2003 2010
Feb–Mar 2005
2-Month
8.17"
(207.52mm)
7.65"
(194.31mm)
0.52"
(13.21mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 2004 2012
51st Wettest Wettest since: 2003 2010
Jan–Mar 2005
3-Month
12.98"
(329.69mm)
11.59"
(294.39mm)
1.39"
(35.30mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 2004 2012
35th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 2010
Dec 2004–Mar 2005
4-Month
17.99"
(456.95mm)
15.74"
(399.80mm)
2.25"
(57.15mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 2004 1981
34th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 2010
Nov 2004–Mar 2005
5-Month
22.48"
(570.99mm)
19.90"
(505.46mm)
2.58"
(65.53mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 2004 1985
31st Wettest Wettest since: 2003 2010
Oct 2004–Mar 2005
6-Month
24.97"
(634.24mm)
23.43"
(595.12mm)
1.54"
(39.12mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 2004 1947
49th Wettest Wettest since: 2003 2010
Sep 2004–Mar 2005
7-Month
31.87"
(809.50mm)
27.03"
(686.56mm)
4.84"
(122.94mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 2004 1947
24th Wettest Wettest since: 2003 2019
Aug 2004–Mar 2005
8-Month
38.05"
(966.47mm)
31.07"
(789.18mm)
6.98"
(177.29mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 2004 1985
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1993 2019
Jul 2004–Mar 2005
9-Month
41.21"
(1,046.73mm)
34.31"
(871.47mm)
6.90"
(175.26mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 2004 1966
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2010
Jun 2004–Mar 2005
10-Month
42.96"
(1,091.18mm)
37.60"
(955.04mm)
5.36"
(136.14mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 2004 1966
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 2010
May 2004–Mar 2005
11-Month
45.88"
(1,165.35mm)
41.05"
(1,042.67mm)
4.83"
(122.68mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 2004 1966
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 2003 2010
Apr 2004–Mar 2005
12-Month
53.72"
(1,364.49mm)
45.08"
(1,145.03mm)
8.64"
(219.46mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 2004 1966
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 2010
Oct 2003–Mar 2005
18-Month
74.75"
(1,898.65mm)
68.51"
(1,740.15mm)
6.24"
(158.50mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 2003 1966
38th Wettest Wettest since: 2004 2007
Apr 2003–Mar 2005
24-Month
101.78"
(2,585.21mm)
90.18"
(2,290.57mm)
11.60"
(294.64mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 2004 1966
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 2010
Apr 2002–Mar 2005
36-Month
151.56"
(3,849.62mm)
135.38"
(3,438.65mm)
16.18"
(410.97mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 2004 1967
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1999 2020
Apr 2001–Mar 2005
48-Month
189.10"
(4,803.14mm)
180.61"
(4,587.49mm)
8.49"
(215.65mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 2004 1967
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 2001 2010
Apr 2000–Mar 2005
60-Month
240.73"
(6,114.54mm)
225.70"
(5,732.78mm)
15.03"
(381.76mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 2004 1967
36th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 2010

Citing This Page

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