Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Rhode Island

Precipitation Rankings, October 2003

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
October 2003
1-Month
6.43"
(163.32mm)
3.50"
(88.90mm)
2.93"
(74.42mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 2002 1924
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2005
Sep–Oct 2003
2-Month
10.48"
(266.19mm)
7.11"
(180.59mm)
3.37"
(85.60mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 2002 1921
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1999 2005
Aug–Oct 2003
3-Month
15.27"
(387.86mm)
11.16"
(283.46mm)
4.11"
(104.40mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 2002 1921
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 1955
Jul–Oct 2003
4-Month
18.97"
(481.84mm)
14.42"
(366.27mm)
4.55"
(115.57mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 2002 1968
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 1955
Jun–Oct 2003
5-Month
25.02"
(635.51mm)
17.74"
(450.60mm)
7.28"
(184.91mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 2002 1957
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1989 1955
May–Oct 2003
6-Month
28.59"
(726.19mm)
21.18"
(537.97mm)
7.41"
(188.22mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 2002 1957
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 2006
Apr–Oct 2003
7-Month
33.46"
(849.88mm)
25.24"
(641.10mm)
8.22"
(208.78mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 2002 1957
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 1989
Mar–Oct 2003
8-Month
38.73"
(983.74mm)
29.46"
(748.28mm)
9.27"
(235.46mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 2002 1965
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 1989
Feb–Oct 2003
9-Month
42.90"
(1,089.66mm)
32.89"
(835.41mm)
10.01"
(254.25mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 2002 1957
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 1989
Jan–Oct 2003
10-Month
45.23"
(1,148.84mm)
36.84"
(935.74mm)
8.39"
(213.10mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 2002 1957
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 1998
Dec 2002–Oct 2003
11-Month
50.76"
(1,289.30mm)
40.99"
(1,041.15mm)
9.77"
(248.15mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 2002 1957
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 1998
Nov 2002–Oct 2003
12-Month
56.71"
(1,440.43mm)
45.14"
(1,146.56mm)
11.57"
(293.87mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 2002 1957
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 1898
May 2002–Oct 2003
18-Month
79.62"
(2,022.35mm)
66.30"
(1,684.02mm)
13.32"
(338.33mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 2002 1965
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1990 2019
Nov 2001–Oct 2003
24-Month
96.28"
(2,445.51mm)
90.25"
(2,292.35mm)
6.03"
(153.16mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 2002 1966
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 2019
Ties: 1956
Nov 2000–Oct 2003
36-Month
144.74"
(3,676.40mm)
135.42"
(3,439.67mm)
9.32"
(236.73mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 2002 1966
34th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 2011
Nov 1999–Oct 2003
48-Month
190.32"
(4,834.13mm)
180.60"
(4,587.24mm)
9.72"
(246.89mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 2002 1966
47th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 2011
Nov 1998–Oct 2003
60-Month
234.61"
(5,959.09mm)
225.79"
(5,735.07mm)
8.82"
(224.02mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1997 1966
48th Wettest Wettest since: 2002 2009

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published February 2020, retrieved on February 19, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/