Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Wisconsin

Precipitation Rankings, May 1948

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1948
1-Month
2.03"
(51.56mm)
3.54"
(89.92mm)
-1.51"
(-38.36mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1934 1925
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2004
Apr–May 1948
2-Month
4.55"
(115.57mm)
6.17"
(156.72mm)
-1.62"
(-41.15mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1946 1931
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1973
Mar–May 1948
3-Month
6.43"
(163.32mm)
7.97"
(202.44mm)
-1.54"
(-39.12mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1946 1925
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1973
Feb–May 1948
4-Month
8.10"
(205.74mm)
9.00"
(228.60mm)
-0.90"
(-22.86mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1946 1925
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1973
Jan–May 1948
5-Month
8.59"
(218.19mm)
10.15"
(257.81mm)
-1.56"
(-39.62mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1946 1925
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1973
Ties: 1936
Dec 1947–May 1948
6-Month
9.54"
(242.32mm)
11.41"
(289.81mm)
-1.87"
(-47.49mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1936 1931
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1973
Nov 1947–May 1948
7-Month
11.69"
(296.93mm)
13.40"
(340.36mm)
-1.71"
(-43.43mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1940 1931
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1973
Oct 1947–May 1948
8-Month
13.20"
(335.28mm)
15.83"
(402.08mm)
-2.63"
(-66.80mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1940 1925
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2019
Ties: 1911
Sep 1947–May 1948
9-Month
16.89"
(429.01mm)
19.60"
(497.84mm)
-2.71"
(-68.83mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1944 1925
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2019
Aug 1947–May 1948
10-Month
20.67"
(525.02mm)
23.39"
(594.11mm)
-2.72"
(-69.09mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1940 1931
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2019
Jul 1947–May 1948
11-Month
23.33"
(592.58mm)
27.22"
(691.39mm)
-3.89"
(-98.81mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1940 1931
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1973
Jun 1947–May 1948
12-Month
27.86"
(707.64mm)
31.35"
(796.29mm)
-3.49"
(-88.65mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1940 1934
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2019
Dec 1946–May 1948
18-Month
39.43"
(1,001.52mm)
42.74"
(1,085.60mm)
-3.31"
(-84.08mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1940 1931
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2017
Jun 1946–May 1948
24-Month
59.68"
(1,515.87mm)
62.67"
(1,591.82mm)
-2.99"
(-75.95mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1941 1931
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2020
Ties: 1975
Jun 1945–May 1948
36-Month
90.35"
(2,294.89mm)
93.95"
(2,386.33mm)
-3.60"
(-91.44mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1938 1911
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2019
Jun 1944–May 1948
48-Month
121.97"
(3,098.04mm)
125.18"
(3,179.57mm)
-3.21"
(-81.53mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1940 1934
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2020
Jun 1943–May 1948
60-Month
151.84"
(3,856.74mm)
156.40"
(3,972.56mm)
-4.56"
(-115.82mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1940 1934
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2020
Ties: 1968

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published May 2022, retrieved on May 25, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/