Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Wisconsin

Precipitation Rankings, April 1956

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1956
1-Month
2.09"
(53.09mm)
2.63"
(66.80mm)
-0.54"
(-13.71mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1952 1946
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2008
Mar–Apr 1956
2-Month
4.08"
(103.63mm)
4.43"
(112.52mm)
-0.35"
(-8.89mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1952 1915
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1973
Feb–Apr 1956
3-Month
4.56"
(115.82mm)
5.46"
(138.68mm)
-0.90"
(-22.86mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1952 1895
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1951
Jan–Apr 1956
4-Month
5.04"
(128.02mm)
6.60"
(167.64mm)
-1.56"
(-39.62mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1934 1895, 1958
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2013
Dec 1955–Apr 1956
5-Month
6.07"
(154.18mm)
7.87"
(199.90mm)
-1.80"
(-45.72mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1934 1931
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2016
Nov 1955–Apr 1956
6-Month
7.19"
(182.63mm)
9.85"
(250.19mm)
-2.66"
(-67.56mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1940 1931, 1987
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2016
Oct 1955–Apr 1956
7-Month
10.35"
(262.89mm)
12.29"
(312.17mm)
-1.94"
(-49.28mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1940 1925
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2019
Sep 1955–Apr 1956
8-Month
12.00"
(304.80mm)
16.06"
(407.92mm)
-4.06"
(-103.12mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1940 1957
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2020
Aug 1955–Apr 1956
9-Month
15.07"
(382.78mm)
19.85"
(504.19mm)
-4.78"
(-121.41mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1940 1931
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2019
Jul 1955–Apr 1956
10-Month
19.98"
(507.49mm)
23.68"
(601.47mm)
-3.70"
(-93.98mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1949 1931
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1973
Ties: 1944
Jun 1955–Apr 1956
11-Month
23.53"
(597.66mm)
27.80"
(706.12mm)
-4.27"
(-108.46mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1949 1977
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2011
May 1955–Apr 1956
12-Month
26.94"
(684.28mm)
31.32"
(795.53mm)
-4.38"
(-111.25mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1949 1977
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2019
Nov 1954–Apr 1956
18-Month
34.58"
(878.33mm)
41.18"
(1,045.97mm)
-6.60"
(-167.64mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1949 1964
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2017
May 1954–Apr 1956
24-Month
60.83"
(1,545.08mm)
62.64"
(1,591.06mm)
-1.81"
(-45.98mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1954 1931
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2020
May 1953–Apr 1956
36-Month
90.22"
(2,291.59mm)
93.91"
(2,385.31mm)
-3.69"
(-93.72mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1951 1911
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2020
May 1952–Apr 1956
48-Month
121.15"
(3,077.21mm)
125.14"
(3,178.56mm)
-3.99"
(-101.35mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1952 1934
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2020
May 1951–Apr 1956
60-Month
155.92"
(3,960.37mm)
156.37"
(3,971.80mm)
-0.45"
(-11.43mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1953 1934
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published May 2022, retrieved on May 20, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/