Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Rhode Island

Precipitation Rankings, January 2004

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 2004
1-Month
1.73"
(43.94mm)
3.94"
(100.08mm)
-2.21"
(-56.14mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1989 1955
117th Wettest Wettest since: 2003 1979
Dec 2003–Jan 2004
2-Month
7.17"
(182.12mm)
8.09"
(205.49mm)
-0.92"
(-23.37mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 2002 1981
79th Wettest Wettest since: 2003 1979
Nov 2003–Jan 2004
3-Month
9.46"
(240.28mm)
12.25"
(311.15mm)
-2.79"
(-70.87mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 2002 1981
106th Wettest Wettest since: 2003 2019
Oct 2003–Jan 2004
4-Month
15.89"
(403.61mm)
15.78"
(400.81mm)
0.11"
(2.80mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 2002 2002
58th Wettest Wettest since: 2003 2006
Sep 2003–Jan 2004
5-Month
19.94"
(506.48mm)
19.38"
(492.25mm)
0.56"
(14.23mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 2002 2002
58th Wettest Wettest since: 2003 2019
Aug 2003–Jan 2004
6-Month
24.73"
(628.14mm)
23.42"
(594.87mm)
1.31"
(33.27mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 2002 1981
50th Wettest Wettest since: 2003 2019
Ties: 1982
Jul 2003–Jan 2004
7-Month
28.43"
(722.12mm)
26.66"
(677.16mm)
1.77"
(44.96mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 2003 1966
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2019
Jun 2003–Jan 2004
8-Month
34.48"
(875.79mm)
29.94"
(760.48mm)
4.54"
(115.31mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 2003 1966
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2019
May 2003–Jan 2004
9-Month
38.05"
(966.47mm)
33.40"
(848.36mm)
4.65"
(118.11mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 2003 1966
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 2007
Apr 2003–Jan 2004
10-Month
42.92"
(1,090.17mm)
37.43"
(950.72mm)
5.49"
(139.45mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 2003 1966
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 2019
Mar 2003–Jan 2004
11-Month
48.19"
(1,224.03mm)
41.65"
(1,057.91mm)
6.54"
(166.12mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 2003 1966
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 1973
Feb 2003–Jan 2004
12-Month
52.36"
(1,329.94mm)
45.12"
(1,146.05mm)
7.24"
(183.89mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 2003 1966
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 1973
Aug 2002–Jan 2004
18-Month
77.81"
(1,976.37mm)
68.49"
(1,739.65mm)
9.32"
(236.72mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 2003 1966
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 2007
Feb 2002–Jan 2004
24-Month
99.20"
(2,519.68mm)
90.25"
(2,292.35mm)
8.95"
(227.33mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 2003 1967
24th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 1974
Feb 2001–Jan 2004
36-Month
142.59"
(3,621.79mm)
135.41"
(3,439.41mm)
7.18"
(182.38mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 2003 1967
40th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 2011
Feb 2000–Jan 2004
48-Month
190.28"
(4,833.11mm)
180.63"
(4,588.00mm)
9.65"
(245.11mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 2003 1967
39th Wettest Wettest since: 2002 2012
Feb 1999–Jan 2004
60-Month
233.41"
(5,928.61mm)
225.78"
(5,734.81mm)
7.63"
(193.80mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1998 1967
55th Wettest Wettest since: 2003 2010

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 13, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/