Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Wisconsin

Precipitation Rankings, May 1955

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1955
1-Month
3.41"
(86.61mm)
3.54"
(89.92mm)
-0.13"
(-3.31mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1953 1925
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2004
Apr–May 1955
2-Month
6.32"
(160.53mm)
6.17"
(156.72mm)
0.15"
(3.81mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1952 1931
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1973
Mar–May 1955
3-Month
7.74"
(196.60mm)
7.97"
(202.44mm)
-0.23"
(-5.84mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1952 1925
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1973
Ties: 1984
Feb–May 1955
4-Month
8.76"
(222.50mm)
9.00"
(228.60mm)
-0.24"
(-6.10mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1952 1925
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1973
Jan–May 1955
5-Month
9.34"
(237.24mm)
10.15"
(257.81mm)
-0.81"
(-20.57mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1952 1925
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1973
Dec 1954–May 1955
6-Month
10.14"
(257.56mm)
11.41"
(289.81mm)
-1.27"
(-32.25mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1949 1931
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1973
Nov 1954–May 1955
7-Month
11.05"
(280.67mm)
13.40"
(340.36mm)
-2.35"
(-59.69mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1940 1931
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1973
Oct 1954–May 1955
8-Month
15.10"
(383.54mm)
15.83"
(402.08mm)
-0.73"
(-18.54mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1953 1925
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2019
Sep 1954–May 1955
9-Month
20.40"
(518.16mm)
19.60"
(497.84mm)
0.80"
(20.32mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1954 1925
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2019
Aug 1954–May 1955
10-Month
23.37"
(593.60mm)
23.39"
(594.11mm)
-0.02"
(-0.51mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1954 1931
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2019
Jul 1954–May 1955
11-Month
27.36"
(694.94mm)
27.22"
(691.39mm)
0.14"
(3.55mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1954 1931
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1973
Jun 1954–May 1955
12-Month
33.49"
(850.65mm)
31.35"
(796.29mm)
2.14"
(54.36mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1954 1934
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2019
Ties: 1935
Dec 1953–May 1955
18-Month
47.38"
(1,203.45mm)
42.74"
(1,085.60mm)
4.64"
(117.85mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1954 1931
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2017
Jun 1953–May 1955
24-Month
63.65"
(1,616.71mm)
62.67"
(1,591.82mm)
0.98"
(24.89mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1954 1931
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 2020
Jun 1952–May 1955
36-Month
94.55"
(2,401.57mm)
93.95"
(2,386.33mm)
0.60"
(15.24mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1951 1911
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2019
Jun 1951–May 1955
48-Month
129.17"
(3,280.92mm)
125.18"
(3,179.57mm)
3.99"
(101.35mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1954 1934
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 2020
Jun 1950–May 1955
60-Month
161.14"
(4,092.96mm)
156.40"
(3,972.56mm)
4.74"
(120.40mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1954 1934
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published May 2022, retrieved on May 26, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/