Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Rhode Island

Precipitation Rankings, August 2006

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 2006
1-Month
4.44"
(112.78mm)
4.05"
(102.87mm)
0.39"
(9.91mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 2005 1984
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 2004 1955
Jul–Aug 2006
2-Month
7.36"
(186.94mm)
7.31"
(185.67mm)
0.05"
(1.27mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 2005 1907
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 2004 1927
Jun–Aug 2006
3-Month
17.91"
(454.91mm)
10.62"
(269.75mm)
7.29"
(185.16mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 2005 1949
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1922
May–Aug 2006
4-Month
25.59"
(649.99mm)
14.07"
(357.38mm)
11.52"
(292.61mm)
126th Driest Driest since: 2005 1944
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2006
Apr–Aug 2006
5-Month
28.56"
(725.42mm)
18.13"
(460.50mm)
10.43"
(264.92mm)
126th Driest Driest since: 2005 1999
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2006
Mar–Aug 2006
6-Month
29.15"
(740.41mm)
22.34"
(567.44mm)
6.81"
(172.97mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 2005 1965
11th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1998
Feb–Aug 2006
7-Month
31.89"
(810.01mm)
25.78"
(654.81mm)
6.11"
(155.20mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 2005 1957
16th Wettest Wettest since: 2003 1998
Ties: 1953
Jan–Aug 2006
8-Month
37.65"
(956.31mm)
29.72"
(754.89mm)
7.93"
(201.42mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 2005 1957
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 1998
Dec 2005–Aug 2006
9-Month
41.86"
(1,063.24mm)
33.88"
(860.55mm)
7.98"
(202.69mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 2005 1944
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 1998
Nov 2005–Aug 2006
10-Month
47.55"
(1,207.77mm)
38.03"
(965.96mm)
9.52"
(241.81mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 2005 1944
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 1998
Oct 2005–Aug 2006
11-Month
62.09"
(1,577.09mm)
41.56"
(1,055.62mm)
20.53"
(521.47mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 2005 1966
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2006
Sep 2005–Aug 2006
12-Month
65.39"
(1,660.91mm)
45.16"
(1,147.06mm)
20.23"
(513.85mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 2005 1966
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Mar 2005–Aug 2006
18-Month
87.69"
(2,227.33mm)
67.43"
(1,712.72mm)
20.26"
(514.61mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 2005 1966
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1984
Sep 2004–Aug 2006
24-Month
114.37"
(2,905.00mm)
90.23"
(2,291.84mm)
24.14"
(613.16mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 2005 1966
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2019
Sep 2003–Aug 2006
36-Month
161.30"
(4,097.02mm)
135.44"
(3,440.18mm)
25.86"
(656.84mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 2005 1966
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1984
Sep 2002–Aug 2006
48-Month
216.93"
(5,510.02mm)
180.62"
(4,587.75mm)
36.31"
(922.27mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 2005 1966
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2009
Sep 2001–Aug 2006
60-Month
251.64"
(6,391.66mm)
225.77"
(5,734.56mm)
25.87"
(657.10mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 2005 1966
13th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 2010

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2020, retrieved on November 23, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/