Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Wisconsin

Precipitation Rankings, October 1956

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
October 1956
1-Month
1.02"
(25.91mm)
2.38"
(60.45mm)
-1.36"
(-34.54mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1953 1952
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1900
Sep–Oct 1956
2-Month
2.56"
(65.02mm)
6.13"
(155.70mm)
-3.57"
(-90.68mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1953 1952
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1900
Aug–Oct 1956
3-Month
7.11"
(180.59mm)
9.91"
(251.71mm)
-2.80"
(-71.12mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1953 1976
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1900
Jul–Oct 1956
4-Month
11.23"
(285.24mm)
13.70"
(347.98mm)
-2.47"
(-62.74mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1953 1976
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1900
Jun–Oct 1956
5-Month
15.30"
(388.62mm)
17.88"
(454.15mm)
-2.58"
(-65.53mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1953 1976
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2010
May–Oct 1956
6-Month
19.01"
(482.85mm)
21.42"
(544.07mm)
-2.41"
(-61.22mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1953 1976
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2010
Apr–Oct 1956
7-Month
21.10"
(535.94mm)
24.04"
(610.62mm)
-2.94"
(-74.68mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1952 1976
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2019
Mar–Oct 1956
8-Month
23.09"
(586.49mm)
25.84"
(656.34mm)
-2.75"
(-69.85mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1948 1910
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2019
Feb–Oct 1956
9-Month
23.57"
(598.68mm)
26.87"
(682.50mm)
-3.30"
(-83.82mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1948 1910
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2019
Jan–Oct 1956
10-Month
24.05"
(610.87mm)
28.02"
(711.71mm)
-3.97"
(-100.84mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1948 1910
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2019
Dec 1955–Oct 1956
11-Month
25.08"
(637.03mm)
29.29"
(743.97mm)
-4.21"
(-106.94mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1948 1910
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2019
Nov 1955–Oct 1956
12-Month
26.20"
(665.48mm)
31.27"
(794.26mm)
-5.07"
(-128.78mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1948 1948
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2019
May 1955–Oct 1956
18-Month
45.95"
(1,167.13mm)
52.74"
(1,339.60mm)
-6.79"
(-172.47mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1949 1910
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2019
Nov 1954–Oct 1956
24-Month
53.59"
(1,361.19mm)
62.60"
(1,590.04mm)
-9.01"
(-228.85mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1949 1964
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2017
Ties: 1957
Nov 1953–Oct 1956
36-Month
91.41"
(2,321.81mm)
93.90"
(2,385.06mm)
-2.49"
(-63.25mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1950 1989
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2019
Nov 1952–Oct 1956
48-Month
120.74"
(3,066.80mm)
125.16"
(3,179.06mm)
-4.42"
(-112.26mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1950 1958
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2019
Nov 1951–Oct 1956
60-Month
149.53"
(3,798.06mm)
156.40"
(3,972.56mm)
-6.87"
(-174.50mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1950 1934
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 27, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/