Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Wisconsin

Precipitation Rankings, December 1956

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1956
1-Month
0.72"
(18.29mm)
1.27"
(32.26mm)
-0.55"
(-13.97mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1943 1913
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2015
Nov–Dec 1956
2-Month
3.10"
(78.74mm)
3.27"
(83.06mm)
-0.17"
(-4.32mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1955 1976
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 2015
Ties: 1947
Oct–Dec 1956
3-Month
4.12"
(104.65mm)
5.65"
(143.51mm)
-1.53"
(-38.86mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1953 1976
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2015
Ties: 1914
Sep–Dec 1956
4-Month
5.66"
(143.76mm)
9.40"
(238.76mm)
-3.74"
(-95.00mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1953 1976
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1911
Aug–Dec 1956
5-Month
10.21"
(259.33mm)
13.18"
(334.77mm)
-2.97"
(-75.44mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1955 1976
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2018
Jul–Dec 1956
6-Month
14.33"
(363.98mm)
16.97"
(431.04mm)
-2.64"
(-67.06mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1953 1976
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1900
Jun–Dec 1956
7-Month
18.40"
(467.36mm)
21.15"
(537.21mm)
-2.75"
(-69.85mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1953 1976
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2010
May–Dec 1956
8-Month
22.11"
(561.59mm)
24.69"
(627.13mm)
-2.58"
(-65.54mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1955 1976
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2010
Ties: 1922
Apr–Dec 1956
9-Month
24.20"
(614.68mm)
27.32"
(693.93mm)
-3.12"
(-79.25mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1952 1976
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2010
Mar–Dec 1956
10-Month
26.19"
(665.23mm)
29.12"
(739.65mm)
-2.93"
(-74.42mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1949 1976
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2016
Feb–Dec 1956
11-Month
26.67"
(677.42mm)
30.14"
(765.56mm)
-3.47"
(-88.14mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1949 1910
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1938
Jan–Dec 1956
12-Month
27.15"
(689.61mm)
31.29"
(794.77mm)
-4.14"
(-105.16mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1948 1910
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1938
Jul 1955–Dec 1956
18-Month
42.09"
(1,069.09mm)
48.37"
(1,228.60mm)
-6.28"
(-159.51mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1949 1976
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2016
Jan 1955–Dec 1956
24-Month
54.98"
(1,396.49mm)
62.61"
(1,590.29mm)
-7.63"
(-193.80mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1949 1989
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2018
Jan 1954–Dec 1956
36-Month
91.18"
(2,315.97mm)
93.92"
(2,385.57mm)
-2.74"
(-69.60mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1950 1989
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2018
Jan 1953–Dec 1956
48-Month
120.76"
(3,067.30mm)
125.17"
(3,179.32mm)
-4.41"
(-112.02mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1950 1958
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2018
Jan 1952–Dec 1956
60-Month
149.52"
(3,797.81mm)
156.42"
(3,973.07mm)
-6.90"
(-175.26mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1950 1933
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2018

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 17, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/