Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Wisconsin

Precipitation Rankings, February 1940

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
February 1940
1-Month
1.05"
(26.67mm)
1.03"
(26.16mm)
0.02"
(0.51mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1935 1958, 1969
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1922
Ties: 1974
Jan–Feb 1940
2-Month
1.88"
(47.75mm)
2.18"
(55.37mm)
-0.30"
(-7.62mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1934 1958
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2019
Ties: 1913
Dec 1939–Feb 1940
3-Month
2.74"
(69.60mm)
3.44"
(87.38mm)
-0.70"
(-17.78mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1934 1987
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2019
Nov 1939–Feb 1940
4-Month
3.08"
(78.23mm)
5.43"
(137.92mm)
-2.35"
(-59.69mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1931 2003
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2016
Oct 1939–Feb 1940
5-Month
4.87"
(123.70mm)
7.86"
(199.64mm)
-2.99"
(-75.94mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1896 1977
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2019
Ties: 1896
Sep 1939–Feb 1940
6-Month
7.39"
(187.71mm)
11.63"
(295.40mm)
-4.24"
(-107.69mm)
5th Driest Driest to Date 1977
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2019
Aug 1939–Feb 1940
7-Month
11.03"
(280.16mm)
15.42"
(391.67mm)
-4.39"
(-111.51mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1934 1977
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2019
Jul 1939–Feb 1940
8-Month
13.05"
(331.47mm)
19.25"
(488.95mm)
-6.20"
(-157.48mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1931 1977
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1901
Jun 1939–Feb 1940
9-Month
18.56"
(471.42mm)
23.38"
(593.85mm)
-4.82"
(-122.43mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1934 1977
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2019
May 1939–Feb 1940
10-Month
21.39"
(543.31mm)
26.89"
(683.01mm)
-5.50"
(-139.70mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1934 1977
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2019
Apr 1939–Feb 1940
11-Month
23.73"
(602.74mm)
29.52"
(749.81mm)
-5.79"
(-147.07mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1934 1977
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2019
Mar 1939–Feb 1940
12-Month
24.70"
(627.38mm)
31.32"
(795.53mm)
-6.62"
(-168.15mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1931 1977
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2019
Sep 1938–Feb 1940
18-Month
40.19"
(1,020.83mm)
42.98"
(1,091.69mm)
-2.79"
(-70.86mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1938 1977
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2017
Ties: 1932
Mar 1938–Feb 1940
24-Month
65.73"
(1,669.54mm)
62.64"
(1,591.06mm)
3.09"
(78.48mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1938 1990
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2019
Mar 1937–Feb 1940
36-Month
92.69"
(2,354.33mm)
93.90"
(2,385.06mm)
-1.21"
(-30.73mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1938 1990
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2019
Mar 1936–Feb 1940
48-Month
119.40"
(3,032.76mm)
125.14"
(3,178.56mm)
-5.74"
(-145.80mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1938 1934
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2019
Mar 1935–Feb 1940
60-Month
150.35"
(3,818.89mm)
156.40"
(3,972.56mm)
-6.05"
(-153.67mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1938 1934
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published August 2019, retrieved on August 19, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/