Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Wisconsin

Precipitation Rankings, January 1951

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1951
1-Month
0.83"
(21.08mm)
1.15"
(29.21mm)
-0.32"
(-8.13mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1948 1981
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1969
Ties: 1922, 1940
Dec 1950–Jan 1951
2-Month
2.81"
(71.37mm)
2.42"
(61.47mm)
0.39"
(9.90mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1948 1961
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1969
Nov 1950–Jan 1951
3-Month
4.07"
(103.38mm)
4.40"
(111.76mm)
-0.33"
(-8.38mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1948 1977
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2016
Ties: 1936
Oct 1950–Jan 1951
4-Month
5.47"
(138.94mm)
6.83"
(173.48mm)
-1.36"
(-34.54mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1948 1977
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2016
Ties: 1915
Sep 1950–Jan 1951
5-Month
7.43"
(188.72mm)
10.60"
(269.24mm)
-3.17"
(-80.52mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1945 1977
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2020
Aug 1950–Jan 1951
6-Month
10.16"
(258.06mm)
14.39"
(365.51mm)
-4.23"
(-107.45mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1940 1977
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2019
Jul 1950–Jan 1951
7-Month
15.74"
(399.80mm)
18.22"
(462.79mm)
-2.48"
(-62.99mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1949 1977
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1901
Ties: 1963
Jun 1950–Jan 1951
8-Month
19.77"
(502.16mm)
22.35"
(567.69mm)
-2.58"
(-65.53mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1949 1977
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2011
May 1950–Jan 1951
9-Month
22.73"
(577.34mm)
25.86"
(656.84mm)
-3.13"
(-79.50mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1949 1977
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2020
Apr 1950–Jan 1951
10-Month
25.91"
(658.11mm)
28.49"
(723.65mm)
-2.58"
(-65.54mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1950 1977
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2020
Mar 1950–Jan 1951
11-Month
28.14"
(714.76mm)
30.29"
(769.37mm)
-2.15"
(-54.61mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1950 1977
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2020
Ties: 1947
Feb 1950–Jan 1951
12-Month
29.05"
(737.87mm)
31.32"
(795.53mm)
-2.27"
(-57.66mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1950 1911
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2020
Aug 1949–Jan 1951
18-Month
40.24"
(1,022.10mm)
45.74"
(1,161.80mm)
-5.50"
(-139.70mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1950 1911
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2020
Feb 1949–Jan 1951
24-Month
57.85"
(1,469.39mm)
62.64"
(1,591.06mm)
-4.79"
(-121.67mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1950 1990
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2020
Feb 1948–Jan 1951
36-Month
83.36"
(2,117.34mm)
93.90"
(2,385.06mm)
-10.54"
(-267.72mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1950 1990
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2020
Feb 1947–Jan 1951
48-Month
112.21"
(2,850.13mm)
125.15"
(3,178.81mm)
-12.94"
(-328.68mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1950 1934
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2020
Feb 1946–Jan 1951
60-Month
141.19"
(3,586.23mm)
156.40"
(3,972.56mm)
-15.21"
(-386.33mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1938 1934
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published June 2021, retrieved on June 15, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/