Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Wisconsin

Precipitation Rankings, August 1953

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1953
1-Month
3.92"
(99.57mm)
3.78"
(96.01mm)
0.14"
(3.56mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1950 1930
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1980
Jul–Aug 1953
2-Month
8.21"
(208.53mm)
7.58"
(192.53mm)
0.63"
(16.00mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1949 1930
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1900
Ties: 2002
Jun–Aug 1953
3-Month
13.07"
(331.98mm)
11.75"
(298.45mm)
1.32"
(33.53mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1950 1910
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2010
May–Aug 1953
4-Month
16.11"
(409.19mm)
15.29"
(388.37mm)
0.82"
(20.82mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1950 1976
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2010
Apr–Aug 1953
5-Month
19.63"
(498.60mm)
17.92"
(455.17mm)
1.71"
(43.43mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1950 1988
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1993
Ties: 1991
Mar–Aug 1953
6-Month
21.51"
(546.35mm)
19.72"
(500.89mm)
1.79"
(45.46mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1950 1910
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1993
Ties: 1980
Feb–Aug 1953
7-Month
23.64"
(600.46mm)
20.75"
(527.05mm)
2.89"
(73.41mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1952 1910
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1938
Jan–Aug 1953
8-Month
24.54"
(623.32mm)
21.89"
(556.01mm)
2.65"
(67.31mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1950 1910
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2017
Dec 1952–Aug 1953
9-Month
25.71"
(653.03mm)
23.16"
(588.26mm)
2.55"
(64.77mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1950 1931
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2017
Nov 1952–Aug 1953
10-Month
27.62"
(701.55mm)
25.14"
(638.56mm)
2.48"
(62.99mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1950 1931
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2016
Oct 1952–Aug 1953
11-Month
27.79"
(705.87mm)
27.58"
(700.53mm)
0.21"
(5.34mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1949 1931
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2016
Sep 1952–Aug 1953
12-Month
28.62"
(726.95mm)
31.35"
(796.29mm)
-2.73"
(-69.34mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1948 1931
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2019
Mar 1952–Aug 1953
18-Month
50.94"
(1,293.88mm)
51.04"
(1,296.42mm)
-0.10"
(-2.54mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1950 1931
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2017
Sep 1951–Aug 1953
24-Month
64.17"
(1,629.92mm)
62.69"
(1,592.33mm)
1.48"
(37.59mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1950 1931
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2020
Sep 1950–Aug 1953
36-Month
98.22"
(2,494.79mm)
94.00"
(2,387.60mm)
4.22"
(107.19mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1951 1958
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2019
Sep 1949–Aug 1953
48-Month
128.78"
(3,271.01mm)
125.25"
(3,181.35mm)
3.53"
(89.66mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1951 1934
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2020
Sep 1948–Aug 1953
60-Month
157.87"
(4,009.90mm)
156.50"
(3,975.10mm)
1.37"
(34.80mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1952 1934
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2021, retrieved on September 21, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/