Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Rhode Island

Precipitation Rankings, August 2005

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 2005
1-Month
4.10"
(104.14mm)
4.05"
(102.87mm)
0.05"
(1.27mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 2002 1984
50th Wettest Wettest since: 2004 1955
Jul–Aug 2005
2-Month
6.03"
(153.16mm)
7.31"
(185.67mm)
-1.28"
(-32.51mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 2002 1907
84th Wettest Wettest since: 2004 1927
Jun–Aug 2005
3-Month
7.28"
(184.91mm)
10.62"
(269.75mm)
-3.34"
(-84.84mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1999 1949
110th Wettest Wettest since: 2004 1922
May–Aug 2005
4-Month
11.69"
(296.93mm)
14.07"
(357.38mm)
-2.38"
(-60.45mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1999 1944
96th Wettest Wettest since: 2004 2006
Apr–Aug 2005
5-Month
17.11"
(434.59mm)
18.13"
(460.50mm)
-1.02"
(-25.91mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1999 1999
71st Wettest Wettest since: 2004 2006
Mar–Aug 2005
6-Month
22.30"
(566.42mm)
22.34"
(567.44mm)
-0.04"
(-1.02mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 2002 1965
67th Wettest Wettest since: 2004 1998
Feb–Aug 2005
7-Month
25.28"
(642.11mm)
25.78"
(654.81mm)
-0.50"
(-12.70mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 2002 1957
71st Wettest Wettest since: 2004 1998
Jan–Aug 2005
8-Month
30.09"
(764.29mm)
29.72"
(754.89mm)
0.37"
(9.40mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 2004 1957
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 2003 1998
Dec 2004–Aug 2005
9-Month
35.10"
(891.54mm)
33.88"
(860.55mm)
1.22"
(30.99mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 2004 1944
54th Wettest Wettest since: 2003 1998
Nov 2004–Aug 2005
10-Month
39.59"
(1,005.59mm)
38.03"
(965.96mm)
1.56"
(39.63mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 2004 1944
54th Wettest Wettest since: 2003 1998
Oct 2004–Aug 2005
11-Month
42.08"
(1,068.83mm)
41.56"
(1,055.62mm)
0.52"
(13.21mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 2002 1966
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 2004 2006
Sep 2004–Aug 2005
12-Month
48.98"
(1,244.09mm)
45.16"
(1,147.06mm)
3.82"
(97.03mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 2004 1966
45th Wettest Wettest since: 2003 2019
Mar 2004–Aug 2005
18-Month
73.74"
(1,873.00mm)
67.43"
(1,712.72mm)
6.31"
(160.28mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 2002 1966
29th Wettest Wettest since: 2004 1984
Sep 2003–Aug 2005
24-Month
95.91"
(2,436.11mm)
90.23"
(2,291.84mm)
5.68"
(144.27mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 2003 1966
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 2004 2019
Ties: 1900
Sep 2002–Aug 2005
36-Month
151.54"
(3,849.12mm)
135.44"
(3,440.18mm)
16.10"
(408.94mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 2004 1966
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1998 1984
Ties: 1900
Sep 2001–Aug 2005
48-Month
186.25"
(4,730.75mm)
180.62"
(4,587.75mm)
5.63"
(143.00mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 2002 1966
51st Wettest Wettest since: 2004 2009
Sep 2000–Aug 2005
60-Month
235.58"
(5,983.73mm)
225.77"
(5,734.56mm)
9.81"
(249.17mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 2003 1966
48th Wettest Wettest since: 2004 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/