Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Rhode Island

Precipitation Rankings, May 2004

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 2004
1-Month
2.92"
(74.17mm)
3.44"
(87.38mm)
-0.52"
(-13.21mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1997 1903
77th Wettest Wettest since: 2003 1948
Apr–May 2004
2-Month
10.76"
(273.30mm)
7.51"
(190.75mm)
3.25"
(82.55mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 2003 1942
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 1901
Mar–May 2004
3-Month
13.67"
(347.22mm)
11.72"
(297.69mm)
1.95"
(49.53mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1999 1915
34th Wettest Wettest since: 2003 1901
Feb–May 2004
4-Month
15.90"
(403.86mm)
15.16"
(385.06mm)
0.74"
(18.80mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 2002 1915
51st Wettest Wettest since: 2003 1983
Jan–May 2004
5-Month
17.63"
(447.80mm)
19.10"
(485.14mm)
-1.47"
(-37.34mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1995 1941
84th Wettest Wettest since: 2003 1983
Dec 2003–May 2004
6-Month
23.07"
(585.98mm)
23.25"
(590.55mm)
-0.18"
(-4.57mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 2002 1941
68th Wettest Wettest since: 2003 1979
Nov 2003–May 2004
7-Month
25.36"
(644.14mm)
27.41"
(696.21mm)
-2.05"
(-52.07mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 2002 1985
85th Wettest Wettest since: 2003 1984
Oct 2003–May 2004
8-Month
31.79"
(807.47mm)
30.94"
(785.88mm)
0.85"
(21.59mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 2002 1905
54th Wettest Wettest since: 2003 1984
Sep 2003–May 2004
9-Month
35.84"
(910.34mm)
34.54"
(877.32mm)
1.30"
(33.02mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 2002 1966
57th Wettest Wettest since: 2003 2019
Aug 2003–May 2004
10-Month
40.63"
(1,032.00mm)
38.58"
(979.93mm)
2.05"
(52.07mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 2002 1985
45th Wettest Wettest since: 2003 2019
Jul 2003–May 2004
11-Month
44.33"
(1,125.98mm)
41.82"
(1,062.23mm)
2.51"
(63.75mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 2002 1966
45th Wettest Wettest since: 2003 2019
Jun 2003–May 2004
12-Month
50.38"
(1,279.65mm)
45.10"
(1,145.54mm)
5.28"
(134.11mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 2003 1966
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 2010
Dec 2002–May 2004
18-Month
76.12"
(1,933.45mm)
68.37"
(1,736.60mm)
7.75"
(196.85mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 2003 1966
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 1984
Jun 2002–May 2004
24-Month
99.34"
(2,523.24mm)
90.22"
(2,291.59mm)
9.12"
(231.65mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 2003 1966
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 1984
Jun 2001–May 2004
36-Month
139.99"
(3,555.75mm)
135.41"
(3,439.41mm)
4.58"
(116.34mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 2003 1966
50th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 2007
Jun 2000–May 2004
48-Month
188.22"
(4,780.79mm)
180.65"
(4,588.51mm)
7.57"
(192.28mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 2003 1967
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 2001 2010
Jun 1999–May 2004
60-Month
233.97"
(5,942.84mm)
225.79"
(5,735.07mm)
8.18"
(207.77mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 2003 1966
49th Wettest Wettest since: 2002 2010

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published August 2019, retrieved on August 21, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/