Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Rhode Island

Precipitation Rankings, December 2005

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 2005
1-Month
4.21"
(106.93mm)
4.17"
(105.92mm)
0.04"
(1.01mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 2001 1955
55th Wettest Wettest since: 2004 1901
Ties: 2013
Nov–Dec 2005
2-Month
9.90"
(251.46mm)
8.32"
(211.33mm)
1.58"
(40.13mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 2004 2001
34th Wettest Wettest since: 2002 1969
Oct–Dec 2005
3-Month
24.44"
(620.78mm)
11.82"
(300.23mm)
12.62"
(320.55mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 2004 1924
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2005
Sep–Dec 2005
4-Month
27.74"
(704.60mm)
15.43"
(391.92mm)
12.31"
(312.68mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 2004 1946
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2018
Aug–Dec 2005
5-Month
31.84"
(808.74mm)
19.48"
(494.79mm)
12.36"
(313.95mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 2004 1965
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2018
Jul–Dec 2005
6-Month
33.77"
(857.76mm)
22.73"
(577.34mm)
11.04"
(280.42mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 2004 1965
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1927 2018
Jun–Dec 2005
7-Month
35.02"
(889.51mm)
26.05"
(661.67mm)
8.97"
(227.84mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 2004 1965
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1989 1927
May–Dec 2005
8-Month
39.43"
(1,001.52mm)
29.50"
(749.30mm)
9.93"
(252.22mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 2004 1965
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1989 1972
Apr–Dec 2005
9-Month
44.85"
(1,139.19mm)
33.56"
(852.42mm)
11.29"
(286.77mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 2004 1965
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1989 1972
Mar–Dec 2005
10-Month
50.04"
(1,271.02mm)
37.77"
(959.36mm)
12.27"
(311.66mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 2004 1965
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1989 1972
Feb–Dec 2005
11-Month
53.02"
(1,346.71mm)
41.21"
(1,046.73mm)
11.81"
(299.98mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 2004 1965
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1989 1972
Jan–Dec 2005
12-Month
57.83"
(1,468.88mm)
45.15"
(1,146.81mm)
12.68"
(322.07mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 2004 1965
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 1972
Jul 2004–Dec 2005
18-Month
86.06"
(2,185.92mm)
67.87"
(1,723.90mm)
18.19"
(462.02mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 2004 1965
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 2019
Jan 2004–Dec 2005
24-Month
105.44"
(2,678.18mm)
90.28"
(2,293.11mm)
15.16"
(385.07mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 2004 1966
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2019
Jan 2003–Dec 2005
36-Month
158.40"
(4,023.36mm)
135.39"
(3,438.91mm)
23.01"
(584.45mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 2004 1966
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2019
Jan 2002–Dec 2005
48-Month
205.85"
(5,228.59mm)
180.53"
(4,585.46mm)
25.32"
(643.13mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 2004 1966
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 2011
Jan 2001–Dec 2005
60-Month
249.09"
(6,326.89mm)
225.76"
(5,734.30mm)
23.33"
(592.59mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 2004 1966
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2009

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2020, retrieved on September 27, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/