Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Wisconsin

Precipitation Rankings, March 1956

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1956
1-Month
1.99"
(50.55mm)
1.80"
(45.72mm)
0.19"
(4.83mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1955 1910
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1977
Ties: 1916, 2017
Feb–Mar 1956
2-Month
2.47"
(62.74mm)
2.83"
(71.88mm)
-0.36"
(-9.14mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1955 1958
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 1998
Ties: 1932
Jan–Mar 1956
3-Month
2.95"
(74.93mm)
3.98"
(101.09mm)
-1.03"
(-26.16mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1947 1958
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1998
Dec 1955–Mar 1956
4-Month
3.98"
(101.09mm)
5.24"
(133.10mm)
-1.26"
(-32.01mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1955 1958
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2016
Nov 1955–Mar 1956
5-Month
5.10"
(129.54mm)
7.23"
(183.64mm)
-2.13"
(-54.10mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1955 2003
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2016
Oct 1955–Mar 1956
6-Month
8.26"
(209.80mm)
9.66"
(245.36mm)
-1.40"
(-35.56mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1954 1925, 1964
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2016
Sep 1955–Mar 1956
7-Month
9.91"
(251.71mm)
13.43"
(341.12mm)
-3.52"
(-89.41mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1954 1957
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2020
Aug 1955–Mar 1956
8-Month
12.98"
(329.69mm)
17.22"
(437.39mm)
-4.24"
(-107.70mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1954 1977
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2019
Jul 1955–Mar 1956
9-Month
17.89"
(454.41mm)
21.05"
(534.67mm)
-3.16"
(-80.26mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1954 1977
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1901
Ties: 1933
Jun 1955–Mar 1956
10-Month
21.44"
(544.58mm)
25.18"
(639.57mm)
-3.74"
(-94.99mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1954 1977
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2011
May 1955–Mar 1956
11-Month
24.85"
(631.19mm)
28.69"
(728.73mm)
-3.84"
(-97.54mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1954 1977
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2020
Apr 1955–Mar 1956
12-Month
27.76"
(705.10mm)
31.32"
(795.53mm)
-3.56"
(-90.43mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1954 1977
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2020
Oct 1954–Mar 1956
18-Month
36.54"
(928.12mm)
41.00"
(1,041.40mm)
-4.46"
(-113.28mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1954 1964
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2020
Apr 1954–Mar 1956
24-Month
63.92"
(1,623.57mm)
62.62"
(1,590.55mm)
1.30"
(33.02mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1955 1934
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1953 2020
Apr 1953–Mar 1956
36-Month
91.65"
(2,327.91mm)
93.89"
(2,384.81mm)
-2.24"
(-56.90mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1951 1911
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2020
Apr 1952–Mar 1956
48-Month
120.68"
(3,065.27mm)
125.13"
(3,178.30mm)
-4.45"
(-113.03mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1951 1934
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2020
Ties: 1966
Apr 1951–Mar 1956
60-Month
157.79"
(4,007.87mm)
156.39"
(3,972.31mm)
1.40"
(35.56mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1954 1934
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2020, retrieved on September 26, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/