Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Wisconsin

Precipitation Rankings, August 1947

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1947
1-Month
3.78"
(96.01mm)
3.78"
(96.01mm)
0.00"
(0.00mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1946 1930
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1980
Ties: 1918, 1964, 1986
Jul–Aug 1947
2-Month
6.44"
(163.58mm)
7.58"
(192.53mm)
-1.14"
(-28.95mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1946 1930
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1900
Jun–Aug 1947
3-Month
10.97"
(278.64mm)
11.75"
(298.45mm)
-0.78"
(-19.81mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1946 1910
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1945 2010
May–Aug 1947
4-Month
14.74"
(374.40mm)
15.29"
(388.37mm)
-0.55"
(-13.97mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1946 1976
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 2010
Apr–Aug 1947
5-Month
18.62"
(472.95mm)
17.92"
(455.17mm)
0.70"
(17.78mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1946 1988
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1993
Mar–Aug 1947
6-Month
19.73"
(501.14mm)
19.72"
(500.89mm)
0.01"
(0.25mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1946 1910
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1993
Ties: 1984
Feb–Aug 1947
7-Month
20.06"
(509.52mm)
20.75"
(527.05mm)
-0.69"
(-17.53mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1946 1910
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1938
Jan–Aug 1947
8-Month
21.17"
(537.72mm)
21.89"
(556.01mm)
-0.72"
(-18.29mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1946 1910
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 2017
Dec 1946–Aug 1947
9-Month
22.54"
(572.52mm)
23.16"
(588.26mm)
-0.62"
(-15.74mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1946 1931
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 2017
Nov 1946–Aug 1947
10-Month
24.85"
(631.19mm)
25.14"
(638.56mm)
-0.29"
(-7.37mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1946 1931
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 2016
Oct 1946–Aug 1947
11-Month
27.62"
(701.55mm)
27.58"
(700.53mm)
0.04"
(1.02mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1946 1931
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 2016
Sep 1946–Aug 1947
12-Month
32.36"
(821.94mm)
31.35"
(796.29mm)
1.01"
(25.65mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1946 1931
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 2019
Mar 1946–Aug 1947
18-Month
48.20"
(1,224.28mm)
51.04"
(1,296.42mm)
-2.84"
(-72.14mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1940 1931
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2017
Sep 1945–Aug 1947
24-Month
60.42"
(1,534.67mm)
62.69"
(1,592.33mm)
-2.27"
(-57.66mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1941 1931
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2017
Sep 1944–Aug 1947
36-Month
92.93"
(2,360.42mm)
94.00"
(2,387.60mm)
-1.07"
(-27.18mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1946 1958
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 2019
Sep 1943–Aug 1947
48-Month
121.80"
(3,093.72mm)
125.25"
(3,181.35mm)
-3.45"
(-87.63mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1937 1934
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2019
Sep 1942–Aug 1947
60-Month
157.56"
(4,002.02mm)
156.50"
(3,975.10mm)
1.06"
(26.92mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1941 1934
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published February 2020, retrieved on February 26, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/