Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Rhode Island

Precipitation Rankings, October 2008

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
October 2008
1-Month
2.17"
(55.12mm)
3.50"
(88.90mm)
-1.33"
(-33.78mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 2001 1924
99th Wettest Wettest since: 2007 2005
Sep–Oct 2008
2-Month
11.40"
(289.56mm)
7.11"
(180.59mm)
4.29"
(108.97mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 2007 1921
12th Wettest Wettest since: 2005 2005
Aug–Oct 2008
3-Month
14.83"
(376.68mm)
11.16"
(283.46mm)
3.67"
(93.22mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 2007 1921
20th Wettest Wettest since: 2005 1955
Jul–Oct 2008
4-Month
19.71"
(500.63mm)
14.42"
(366.27mm)
5.29"
(134.36mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 2007 1968
14th Wettest Wettest since: 2005 1955
Jun–Oct 2008
5-Month
22.53"
(572.26mm)
17.74"
(450.60mm)
4.79"
(121.66mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 2007 1957
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 2006 1955
May–Oct 2008
6-Month
25.00"
(635.00mm)
21.18"
(537.97mm)
3.82"
(97.03mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 2007 1957
30th Wettest Wettest since: 2006 2006
Apr–Oct 2008
7-Month
29.17"
(740.92mm)
25.24"
(641.10mm)
3.93"
(99.82mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 2007 1957
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 2006 1989
Mar–Oct 2008
8-Month
34.83"
(884.68mm)
29.46"
(748.28mm)
5.37"
(136.40mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 2007 1965
27th Wettest Wettest since: 2006 1989
Feb–Oct 2008
9-Month
41.79"
(1,061.47mm)
32.89"
(835.41mm)
8.90"
(226.06mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 2007 1957
14th Wettest Wettest since: 2006 1989
Jan–Oct 2008
10-Month
44.67"
(1,134.62mm)
36.84"
(935.74mm)
7.83"
(198.88mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 2007 1957
20th Wettest Wettest since: 2006 1998
Dec 2007–Oct 2008
11-Month
49.74"
(1,263.40mm)
40.99"
(1,041.15mm)
8.75"
(222.25mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 2007 1957
17th Wettest Wettest since: 2006 1998
Nov 2007–Oct 2008
12-Month
52.99"
(1,345.95mm)
45.14"
(1,146.56mm)
7.85"
(199.39mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 2007 1957
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 2006 1898
May 2007–Oct 2008
18-Month
68.53"
(1,740.66mm)
66.30"
(1,684.02mm)
2.23"
(56.64mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 2002 1965
61st Wettest Wettest since: 2007 2019
Nov 2006–Oct 2008
24-Month
98.01"
(2,489.45mm)
90.25"
(2,292.35mm)
7.76"
(197.10mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 2003 1966
31st Wettest Wettest since: 2007 2019
Nov 2005–Oct 2008
36-Month
155.73"
(3,955.54mm)
135.42"
(3,439.67mm)
20.31"
(515.87mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 2004 1966
11th Wettest Wettest since: 2007 2011
Nov 2004–Oct 2008
48-Month
213.16"
(5,414.26mm)
180.60"
(4,587.24mm)
32.56"
(827.02mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 2007 1966
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 2006 2011
Nov 2003–Oct 2008
60-Month
259.00"
(6,578.60mm)
225.79"
(5,735.07mm)
33.21"
(843.53mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 2006 1966
6th Wettest Wettest since: 2007 2009

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published February 2020, retrieved on February 26, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/