Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Wisconsin

Precipitation Rankings, January 1956

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1956
1-Month
0.48"
(12.19mm)
1.15"
(29.21mm)
-0.67"
(-17.02mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1928 1981
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1969
Dec 1955–Jan 1956
2-Month
1.51"
(38.35mm)
2.42"
(61.47mm)
-0.91"
(-23.12mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1955 1961
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1969
Ties: 1901
Nov 1955–Jan 1956
3-Month
2.63"
(66.80mm)
4.40"
(111.76mm)
-1.77"
(-44.96mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1955 1977
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2016
Ties: 1961
Oct 1955–Jan 1956
4-Month
5.79"
(147.07mm)
6.83"
(173.48mm)
-1.04"
(-26.41mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1954 1977
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2016
Sep 1955–Jan 1956
5-Month
7.44"
(188.98mm)
10.60"
(269.24mm)
-3.16"
(-80.26mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1954 1977
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2020
Aug 1955–Jan 1956
6-Month
10.51"
(266.95mm)
14.39"
(365.51mm)
-3.88"
(-98.56mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1954 1977
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2019
Ties: 1964
Jul 1955–Jan 1956
7-Month
15.42"
(391.67mm)
18.22"
(462.79mm)
-2.80"
(-71.12mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1954 1977
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1901
Jun 1955–Jan 1956
8-Month
18.97"
(481.84mm)
22.35"
(567.69mm)
-3.38"
(-85.85mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1954 1977
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2011
Ties: 1937
May 1955–Jan 1956
9-Month
22.38"
(568.45mm)
25.86"
(656.84mm)
-3.48"
(-88.39mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1954 1977
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2020
Apr 1955–Jan 1956
10-Month
25.29"
(642.37mm)
28.49"
(723.65mm)
-3.20"
(-81.28mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1953 1977
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2020
Mar 1955–Jan 1956
11-Month
26.71"
(678.43mm)
30.29"
(769.37mm)
-3.58"
(-90.94mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1949 1977
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2020
Feb 1955–Jan 1956
12-Month
27.73"
(704.34mm)
31.32"
(795.53mm)
-3.59"
(-91.19mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1949 1911
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2020
Ties: 1918
Aug 1954–Jan 1956
18-Month
42.34"
(1,075.44mm)
45.74"
(1,161.80mm)
-3.40"
(-86.36mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1954 1911
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2020
Feb 1954–Jan 1956
24-Month
63.81"
(1,620.77mm)
62.64"
(1,591.06mm)
1.17"
(29.71mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1954 1990
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2020
Feb 1953–Jan 1956
36-Month
93.19"
(2,367.03mm)
93.90"
(2,385.06mm)
-0.71"
(-18.03mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1951 1990
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2020
Feb 1952–Jan 1956
48-Month
121.11"
(3,076.19mm)
125.15"
(3,178.81mm)
-4.04"
(-102.62mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1951 1934
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2020
Feb 1951–Jan 1956
60-Month
160.34"
(4,072.64mm)
156.40"
(3,972.56mm)
3.94"
(100.08mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1954 1934
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2021, retrieved on October 16, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/