Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Rhode Island

Precipitation Rankings, October 2004

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
October 2004
1-Month
2.49"
(63.25mm)
3.50"
(88.90mm)
-1.01"
(-25.65mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 2001 1924
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 2003 2005
Sep–Oct 2004
2-Month
9.39"
(238.51mm)
7.11"
(180.59mm)
2.28"
(57.92mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 2001 1921
31st Wettest Wettest since: 2003 2005
Aug–Oct 2004
3-Month
15.57"
(395.48mm)
11.16"
(283.46mm)
4.41"
(112.02mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 2003 1921
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 1955
Ties: 1979
Jul–Oct 2004
4-Month
18.73"
(475.74mm)
14.42"
(366.27mm)
4.31"
(109.47mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 2002 1968
21st Wettest Wettest since: 2003 1955
Jun–Oct 2004
5-Month
20.48"
(520.19mm)
17.74"
(450.60mm)
2.74"
(69.59mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 2002 1957
31st Wettest Wettest since: 2003 1955
May–Oct 2004
6-Month
23.40"
(594.36mm)
21.18"
(537.97mm)
2.22"
(56.39mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 2002 1957
40th Wettest Wettest since: 2003 2006
Apr–Oct 2004
7-Month
31.24"
(793.50mm)
25.24"
(641.10mm)
6.00"
(152.40mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 2002 1957
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 2003 1989
Mar–Oct 2004
8-Month
34.15"
(867.41mm)
29.46"
(748.28mm)
4.69"
(119.13mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 2002 1965
29th Wettest Wettest since: 2003 1989
Feb–Oct 2004
9-Month
36.38"
(924.05mm)
32.89"
(835.41mm)
3.49"
(88.64mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 2002 1957
39th Wettest Wettest since: 2003 1989
Jan–Oct 2004
10-Month
38.11"
(967.99mm)
36.84"
(935.74mm)
1.27"
(32.25mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 2002 1957
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 2003 1998
Dec 2003–Oct 2004
11-Month
43.55"
(1,106.17mm)
40.99"
(1,041.15mm)
2.56"
(65.02mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 2002 1957
49th Wettest Wettest since: 2003 1998
Nov 2003–Oct 2004
12-Month
45.84"
(1,164.34mm)
45.14"
(1,146.56mm)
0.70"
(17.78mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 2002 1957
59th Wettest Wettest since: 2003 1898
May 2003–Oct 2004
18-Month
74.43"
(1,890.52mm)
66.30"
(1,684.02mm)
8.13"
(206.50mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 2002 1965
30th Wettest Wettest since: 2003 2019
Nov 2002–Oct 2004
24-Month
102.55"
(2,604.77mm)
90.25"
(2,292.35mm)
12.30"
(312.42mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 2003 1966
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 2019
Nov 2001–Oct 2004
36-Month
142.12"
(3,609.85mm)
135.42"
(3,439.67mm)
6.70"
(170.18mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 2002 1966
44th Wettest Wettest since: 2003 2011
Ties: 1996
Nov 2000–Oct 2004
48-Month
190.58"
(4,840.73mm)
180.60"
(4,587.24mm)
9.98"
(253.49mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 2003 1966
46th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 2011
Nov 1999–Oct 2004
60-Month
236.16"
(5,998.46mm)
225.79"
(5,735.07mm)
10.37"
(263.39mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 2003 1966
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 2002 2009

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published March 2020, retrieved on April 2, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/