Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Wisconsin

Precipitation Rankings, August 1942

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1942
1-Month
2.67"
(67.82mm)
3.78"
(96.01mm)
-1.11"
(-28.19mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1933 1930
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1980
Ties: 1920
Jul–Aug 1942
2-Month
6.86"
(174.24mm)
7.58"
(192.53mm)
-0.72"
(-18.29mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1939 1930
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1900
Ties: 1932
Jun–Aug 1942
3-Month
11.46"
(291.08mm)
11.75"
(298.45mm)
-0.29"
(-7.37mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1941 1910
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 2010
May–Aug 1942
4-Month
17.87"
(453.90mm)
15.29"
(388.37mm)
2.58"
(65.53mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1941 1976
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 2010
Apr–Aug 1942
5-Month
19.61"
(498.09mm)
17.92"
(455.17mm)
1.69"
(42.92mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1941 1988
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 1993
Ties: 1995
Mar–Aug 1942
6-Month
22.05"
(560.07mm)
19.72"
(500.89mm)
2.33"
(59.18mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1941 1910
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1940 1993
Ties: 1979
Feb–Aug 1942
7-Month
22.58"
(573.53mm)
20.75"
(527.05mm)
1.83"
(46.48mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1941 1910
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 1938
Ties: 1912
Jan–Aug 1942
8-Month
23.19"
(589.03mm)
21.89"
(556.01mm)
1.30"
(33.02mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1941 1910
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 2017
Dec 1941–Aug 1942
9-Month
24.57"
(624.08mm)
23.16"
(588.26mm)
1.41"
(35.82mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1941 1931
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 2017
Nov 1941–Aug 1942
10-Month
25.93"
(658.62mm)
25.14"
(638.56mm)
0.79"
(20.06mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1941 1931
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 2016
Oct 1941–Aug 1942
11-Month
30.73"
(780.54mm)
27.58"
(700.53mm)
3.15"
(80.01mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1941 1931
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 2016
Sep 1941–Aug 1942
12-Month
37.21"
(945.13mm)
31.35"
(796.29mm)
5.86"
(148.84mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1941 1931
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 2019
Mar 1941–Aug 1942
18-Month
55.47"
(1,408.94mm)
51.04"
(1,296.42mm)
4.43"
(112.52mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1941 1931
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2017
Sep 1940–Aug 1942
24-Month
65.72"
(1,669.29mm)
62.69"
(1,592.33mm)
3.03"
(76.96mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1941 1931
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2017
Sep 1939–Aug 1942
36-Month
95.38"
(2,422.65mm)
94.00"
(2,387.60mm)
1.38"
(35.05mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1941 1958
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1940 2019
Sep 1938–Aug 1942
48-Month
128.18"
(3,255.77mm)
125.25"
(3,181.35mm)
2.93"
(74.42mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1940 1934
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 2019
Sep 1937–Aug 1942
60-Month
165.95"
(4,215.13mm)
156.50"
(3,975.10mm)
9.45"
(240.03mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1941 1934
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published August 2020, retrieved on August 7, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/