Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Wisconsin

Precipitation Rankings, December 1938

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1938
1-Month
1.19"
(30.23mm)
1.27"
(32.26mm)
-0.08"
(-2.03mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1937 1913
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1936 2015
Ties: 1908
Nov–Dec 1938
2-Month
3.64"
(92.46mm)
3.27"
(83.06mm)
0.37"
(9.40mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1937 1976
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1934 2015
Oct–Dec 1938
3-Month
4.98"
(126.49mm)
5.65"
(143.51mm)
-0.67"
(-17.02mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1936 1976
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 2015
Ties: 1922, 1936
Sep–Dec 1938
4-Month
11.99"
(304.55mm)
9.40"
(238.76mm)
2.59"
(65.79mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1937 1976
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1934 2019
Aug–Dec 1938
5-Month
16.88"
(428.75mm)
13.18"
(334.77mm)
3.70"
(93.98mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1937 1976
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1934 2018
Jul–Dec 1938
6-Month
21.29"
(540.77mm)
16.97"
(431.04mm)
4.32"
(109.73mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1937 1976
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1926 1900
Jun–Dec 1938
7-Month
26.48"
(672.59mm)
21.15"
(537.21mm)
5.33"
(135.38mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1937 1976
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1911 2010
Ties: 1985
May–Dec 1938
8-Month
31.78"
(807.21mm)
24.69"
(627.13mm)
7.09"
(180.08mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1937 1976
4th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Apr–Dec 1938
9-Month
34.93"
(887.22mm)
27.32"
(693.93mm)
7.61"
(193.29mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1937 1976
5th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Mar–Dec 1938
10-Month
37.53"
(953.26mm)
29.12"
(739.65mm)
8.41"
(213.61mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1937 1976
4th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Feb–Dec 1938
11-Month
39.48"
(1,002.79mm)
30.14"
(765.56mm)
9.34"
(237.23mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 1937 1910
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Jan–Dec 1938
12-Month
41.28"
(1,048.51mm)
31.29"
(794.77mm)
9.99"
(253.74mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 1937 1910
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Jul 1937–Dec 1938
18-Month
54.80"
(1,391.92mm)
48.37"
(1,228.60mm)
6.43"
(163.32mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1937 1976
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1912 2019
Jan 1937–Dec 1938
24-Month
68.62"
(1,742.95mm)
62.61"
(1,590.29mm)
6.01"
(152.66mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1937 1989
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1903 2019
Jan 1936–Dec 1938
36-Month
93.98"
(2,387.09mm)
93.92"
(2,385.57mm)
0.06"
(1.52mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1937 1989
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1928 2019
Jan 1935–Dec 1938
48-Month
124.90"
(3,172.46mm)
125.17"
(3,179.32mm)
-0.27"
(-6.86mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1937 1958
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 2019
Jan 1934–Dec 1938
60-Month
155.26"
(3,943.60mm)
156.42"
(3,973.07mm)
-1.16"
(-29.47mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1937 1933
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2021, retrieved on December 2, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/