Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Wisconsin

Precipitation Rankings, August 1938

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1938
1-Month
4.89"
(124.21mm)
3.78"
(96.01mm)
1.11"
(28.20mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1937 1930
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1936 1980
Jul–Aug 1938
2-Month
9.30"
(236.22mm)
7.58"
(192.53mm)
1.72"
(43.69mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1937 1930
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1928 1900
Jun–Aug 1938
3-Month
14.49"
(368.05mm)
11.75"
(298.45mm)
2.74"
(69.60mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1937 1910
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1924 2010
May–Aug 1938
4-Month
19.79"
(502.67mm)
15.29"
(388.37mm)
4.50"
(114.30mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1937 1976
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1905 2010
Apr–Aug 1938
5-Month
22.94"
(582.68mm)
17.92"
(455.17mm)
5.02"
(127.51mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1937 1988
8th Wettest Wettest to Date 1993
Mar–Aug 1938
6-Month
25.54"
(648.72mm)
19.72"
(500.89mm)
5.82"
(147.83mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1937 1910
3rd Wettest Wettest to Date 1993
Feb–Aug 1938
7-Month
27.49"
(698.25mm)
20.75"
(527.05mm)
6.74"
(171.20mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 1937 1910
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1938
Jan–Aug 1938
8-Month
29.29"
(743.97mm)
21.89"
(556.01mm)
7.40"
(187.96mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1937 1910
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2017
Dec 1937–Aug 1938
9-Month
30.11"
(764.79mm)
23.16"
(588.26mm)
6.95"
(176.53mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1937 1931
4th Wettest Wettest to Date 2017
Nov 1937–Aug 1938
10-Month
31.61"
(802.89mm)
25.14"
(638.56mm)
6.47"
(164.33mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1937 1931
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1903 2016
Oct 1937–Aug 1938
11-Month
34.69"
(881.13mm)
27.58"
(700.53mm)
7.11"
(180.60mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1937 1931
6th Wettest Wettest to Date 2016
Sep 1937–Aug 1938
12-Month
37.77"
(959.36mm)
31.35"
(796.29mm)
6.42"
(163.07mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1937 1931
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 2019
Mar 1937–Aug 1938
18-Month
52.50"
(1,333.50mm)
51.04"
(1,296.42mm)
1.46"
(37.08mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1937 1931
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1922 2017
Sep 1936–Aug 1938
24-Month
65.02"
(1,651.51mm)
62.69"
(1,592.33mm)
2.33"
(59.18mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1937 1931
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 2017
Sep 1935–Aug 1938
36-Month
89.87"
(2,282.70mm)
94.00"
(2,387.60mm)
-4.13"
(-104.90mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1936 1958
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1937 2019
Sep 1934–Aug 1938
48-Month
127.77"
(3,245.36mm)
125.25"
(3,181.35mm)
2.52"
(64.01mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1937 1934
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 2019
Sep 1933–Aug 1938
60-Month
150.95"
(3,834.13mm)
156.50"
(3,975.10mm)
-5.55"
(-140.97mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1937 1934
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1930 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published May 2020, retrieved on June 4, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/