Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Wisconsin

Precipitation Rankings, August 1959

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1959
1-Month
6.88"
(174.75mm)
3.78"
(96.01mm)
3.10"
(78.74mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1958 1930
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1924 1980
Jul–Aug 1959
2-Month
10.68"
(271.27mm)
7.58"
(192.53mm)
3.10"
(78.74mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1958 1930
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1912 1900
Jun–Aug 1959
3-Month
13.60"
(345.44mm)
11.75"
(298.45mm)
1.85"
(46.99mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1958 1910
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2010
May–Aug 1959
4-Month
18.05"
(458.47mm)
15.29"
(388.37mm)
2.76"
(70.10mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1958 1976
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2010
Apr–Aug 1959
5-Month
20.09"
(510.29mm)
17.92"
(455.17mm)
2.17"
(55.12mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1958 1988
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1993
Mar–Aug 1959
6-Month
21.98"
(558.29mm)
19.72"
(500.89mm)
2.26"
(57.40mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1958 1910
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1993
Feb–Aug 1959
7-Month
23.19"
(589.03mm)
20.75"
(527.05mm)
2.44"
(61.98mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1958 1910
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1938
Jan–Aug 1959
8-Month
23.93"
(607.82mm)
21.89"
(556.01mm)
2.04"
(51.81mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1958 1910
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2017
Dec 1958–Aug 1959
9-Month
24.28"
(616.71mm)
23.16"
(588.26mm)
1.12"
(28.45mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1958 1931
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2017
Nov 1958–Aug 1959
10-Month
26.14"
(663.96mm)
25.14"
(638.56mm)
1.00"
(25.40mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1958 1931
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2016
Oct 1958–Aug 1959
11-Month
28.31"
(719.07mm)
27.58"
(700.53mm)
0.73"
(18.54mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1958 1931
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2016
Sep 1958–Aug 1959
12-Month
31.56"
(801.62mm)
31.35"
(796.29mm)
0.21"
(5.33mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1958 1931
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2019
Mar 1958–Aug 1959
18-Month
47.75"
(1,212.85mm)
51.04"
(1,296.42mm)
-3.29"
(-83.57mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1958 1931
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2017
Sep 1957–Aug 1959
24-Month
56.24"
(1,428.50mm)
62.69"
(1,592.33mm)
-6.45"
(-163.83mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1958 1931
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2020
Sep 1956–Aug 1959
36-Month
82.27"
(2,089.66mm)
94.00"
(2,387.60mm)
-11.73"
(-297.94mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1958 1958
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 2019
Sep 1955–Aug 1959
48-Month
110.72"
(2,812.29mm)
125.25"
(3,181.35mm)
-14.53"
(-369.06mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1934 1934
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2020
Sep 1954–Aug 1959
60-Month
142.65"
(3,623.31mm)
156.50"
(3,975.10mm)
-13.85"
(-351.79mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1958 1934
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published June 2021, retrieved on June 20, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/