Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Rhode Island

Precipitation Rankings, May 1905

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1905
1-Month
1.40"
(35.56mm)
3.44"
(87.38mm)
-2.04"
(-51.82mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1903 1903
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1904 1948
Apr–May 1905
2-Month
4.00"
(101.60mm)
7.51"
(190.75mm)
-3.51"
(-89.15mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1899 1942
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1904 1901
Mar–May 1905
3-Month
6.92"
(175.77mm)
11.72"
(297.69mm)
-4.80"
(-121.92mm)
6th Driest Driest to Date 1915
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1904 1901
Feb–May 1905
4-Month
8.84"
(224.54mm)
15.16"
(385.06mm)
-6.32"
(-160.52mm)
3rd Driest Driest to Date 1915
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1904 1983
Jan–May 1905
5-Month
12.83"
(325.88mm)
19.10"
(485.14mm)
-6.27"
(-159.26mm)
5th Driest Driest to Date 1941
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1904 1983
Dec 1904–May 1905
6-Month
16.67"
(423.42mm)
23.25"
(590.55mm)
-6.58"
(-167.13mm)
6th Driest Driest to Date 1941
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1904 1979
Nov 1904–May 1905
7-Month
18.93"
(480.82mm)
27.41"
(696.21mm)
-8.48"
(-215.39mm)
3rd Driest Driest to Date 1985
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1904 1984
Oct 1904–May 1905
8-Month
20.87"
(530.10mm)
30.94"
(785.88mm)
-10.07"
(-255.78mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1905
125th Wettest Wettest since: 1904 1984
Sep 1904–May 1905
9-Month
23.97"
(608.84mm)
34.54"
(877.32mm)
-10.57"
(-268.48mm)
2nd Driest Driest to Date 1966
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1904 2019
Aug 1904–May 1905
10-Month
29.59"
(751.59mm)
38.58"
(979.93mm)
-8.99"
(-228.34mm)
8th Driest Driest to Date 1985
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1904 2019
Jul 1904–May 1905
11-Month
31.87"
(809.50mm)
41.82"
(1,062.23mm)
-9.95"
(-252.73mm)
7th Driest Driest to Date 1966
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1904 2019
Jun 1904–May 1905
12-Month
35.52"
(902.21mm)
45.10"
(1,145.54mm)
-9.58"
(-243.33mm)
8th Driest Driest to Date 1966
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1904 2010
Dec 1903–May 1905
18-Month
61.35"
(1,558.29mm)
68.37"
(1,736.60mm)
-7.02"
(-178.31mm)
20th Driest Driest to Date 1966
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1904 1984
Jun 1903–May 1905
24-Month
82.71"
(2,100.83mm)
90.22"
(2,291.59mm)
-7.51"
(-190.76mm)
20th Driest Driest to Date 1966
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1904 1984
Jun 1902–May 1905
36-Month
130.71"
(3,320.03mm)
135.41"
(3,439.41mm)
-4.70"
(-119.38mm)
31st Driest Driest to Date 1966
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1904 2007
Jun 1901–May 1905
48-Month
177.94"
(4,519.68mm)
180.65"
(4,588.51mm)
-2.71"
(-68.83mm)
44th Driest Driest to Date 1967
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1904 2010
Jun 1900–May 1905
60-Month
226.62"
(5,756.15mm)
225.79"
(5,735.07mm)
0.83"
(21.08mm)
55th Driest Driest to Date 1966
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1904 2010

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published August 2020, retrieved on August 14, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/