Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Wisconsin

Precipitation Rankings, January 1899

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1899
1-Month
0.93"
(23.62mm)
1.15"
(29.21mm)
-0.22"
(-5.59mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1898 1981
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1969
Ties: 1944, 2007
Dec 1898–Jan 1899
2-Month
1.32"
(33.53mm)
2.42"
(61.47mm)
-1.10"
(-27.94mm)
13th Driest Driest to Date 1961
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1969
Nov 1898–Jan 1899
3-Month
2.85"
(72.39mm)
4.40"
(111.76mm)
-1.55"
(-39.37mm)
18th Driest Driest to Date 1977
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 2016
Oct 1898–Jan 1899
4-Month
7.06"
(179.32mm)
6.83"
(173.48mm)
0.23"
(5.84mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1898 1977
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 2016
Sep 1898–Jan 1899
5-Month
8.98"
(228.09mm)
10.60"
(269.24mm)
-1.62"
(-41.15mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1898 1977
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 2020
Aug 1898–Jan 1899
6-Month
12.17"
(309.12mm)
14.39"
(365.51mm)
-2.22"
(-56.39mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1898 1977
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 2019
Jul 1898–Jan 1899
7-Month
14.57"
(370.08mm)
18.22"
(462.79mm)
-3.65"
(-92.71mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1898 1977
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1901
Jun 1898–Jan 1899
8-Month
18.28"
(464.31mm)
22.35"
(567.69mm)
-4.07"
(-103.38mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1896 1977
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 2011
May 1898–Jan 1899
9-Month
21.15"
(537.21mm)
25.86"
(656.84mm)
-4.71"
(-119.63mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1896 1977
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 2020
Ties: 1989
Apr 1898–Jan 1899
10-Month
23.14"
(587.76mm)
28.49"
(723.65mm)
-5.35"
(-135.89mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1896 1977
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 2020
Mar 1898–Jan 1899
11-Month
25.52"
(648.21mm)
30.29"
(769.37mm)
-4.77"
(-121.16mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1896 1977
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 2020
Feb 1898–Jan 1899
12-Month
27.05"
(687.07mm)
31.32"
(795.53mm)
-4.27"
(-108.46mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1896 1911
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 2020
Aug 1897–Jan 1899
18-Month
36.75"
(933.45mm)
45.74"
(1,161.80mm)
-8.99"
(-228.35mm)
5th Driest Driest to Date 1911
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1898 2020
Feb 1897–Jan 1899
24-Month
54.35"
(1,380.49mm)
62.64"
(1,591.06mm)
-8.29"
(-210.57mm)
12th Driest Driest to Date 1990
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 2020
Feb 1896–Jan 1899
36-Month
87.53"
(2,223.26mm)
93.90"
(2,385.06mm)
-6.37"
(-161.80mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1898 1990
104th Wettest Wettest to Date 2020
Feb 1895–Jan 1899
48-Month
110.33"
(2,802.38mm)
125.15"
(3,178.81mm)
-14.82"
(-376.43mm)
5th Driest Driest to Date 1934
119th Wettest Wettest to Date 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2021, retrieved on October 20, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/