Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Wisconsin

Precipitation Rankings, May 1918

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1918
1-Month
6.53"
(165.86mm)
3.54"
(89.92mm)
2.99"
(75.94mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1917 1925
3rd Wettest Wettest to Date 2004
Apr–May 1918
2-Month
8.55"
(217.17mm)
6.17"
(156.72mm)
2.38"
(60.45mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1917 1931
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1903 1973
Mar–May 1918
3-Month
10.00"
(254.00mm)
7.97"
(202.44mm)
2.03"
(51.56mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1917 1925
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1913 1973
Feb–May 1918
4-Month
11.10"
(281.94mm)
9.00"
(228.60mm)
2.10"
(53.34mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1917 1925
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1913 1973
Jan–May 1918
5-Month
12.78"
(324.61mm)
10.15"
(257.81mm)
2.63"
(66.80mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1917 1925
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 1973
Ties: 1945
Dec 1917–May 1918
6-Month
13.33"
(338.58mm)
11.41"
(289.81mm)
1.92"
(48.77mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1917 1931
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1913 1973
Nov 1917–May 1918
7-Month
13.63"
(346.20mm)
13.40"
(340.36mm)
0.23"
(5.84mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1917 1931
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1973
Ties: 1897, 2009
Oct 1917–May 1918
8-Month
16.98"
(431.29mm)
15.83"
(402.08mm)
1.15"
(29.21mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1917 1925
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2019
Sep 1917–May 1918
9-Month
19.89"
(505.21mm)
19.60"
(497.84mm)
0.29"
(7.37mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1915 1925
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1917 2019
Aug 1917–May 1918
10-Month
22.75"
(577.85mm)
23.39"
(594.11mm)
-0.64"
(-16.26mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1915 1931
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1917 2019
Jul 1917–May 1918
11-Month
25.76"
(654.30mm)
27.22"
(691.39mm)
-1.46"
(-37.09mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1917 1931
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1973
Ties: 1897
Jun 1917–May 1918
12-Month
30.85"
(783.59mm)
31.35"
(796.29mm)
-0.50"
(-12.70mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1914 1934
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1917 2019
Dec 1916–May 1918
18-Month
41.23"
(1,047.24mm)
42.74"
(1,085.60mm)
-1.51"
(-38.36mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1911 1931
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1917 2017
Jun 1916–May 1918
24-Month
61.94"
(1,573.28mm)
62.67"
(1,591.82mm)
-0.73"
(-18.54mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1912 1931
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1917 2020
Jun 1915–May 1918
36-Month
97.17"
(2,468.12mm)
93.95"
(2,386.33mm)
3.22"
(81.79mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1913 1911
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1917 2019
Jun 1914–May 1918
48-Month
129.93"
(3,300.22mm)
125.18"
(3,179.57mm)
4.75"
(120.65mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1917 1934
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2020
Jun 1913–May 1918
60-Month
160.25"
(4,070.35mm)
156.40"
(3,972.56mm)
3.85"
(97.79mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1915 1934
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1917 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published May 2021, retrieved on May 10, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/