Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Wisconsin

Precipitation Rankings, August 1970

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1970
1-Month
1.50"
(38.10mm)
3.78"
(96.01mm)
-2.28"
(-57.91mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1969 1930
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1980
Jul–Aug 1970
2-Month
5.53"
(140.46mm)
7.58"
(192.53mm)
-2.05"
(-52.07mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1969 1930
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1900
Ties: 2012
Jun–Aug 1970
3-Month
8.16"
(207.26mm)
11.75"
(298.45mm)
-3.59"
(-91.19mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1937 1910
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2010
May–Aug 1970
4-Month
14.15"
(359.41mm)
15.29"
(388.37mm)
-1.14"
(-28.96mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1969 1976
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 2010
Apr–Aug 1970
5-Month
15.97"
(405.64mm)
17.92"
(455.17mm)
-1.95"
(-49.53mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1966 1988
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1993
Mar–Aug 1970
6-Month
17.29"
(439.17mm)
19.72"
(500.89mm)
-2.43"
(-61.72mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1969 1910
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1993
Ties: 1961
Feb–Aug 1970
7-Month
17.55"
(445.77mm)
20.75"
(527.05mm)
-3.20"
(-81.28mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1969 1910
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1938
Jan–Aug 1970
8-Month
18.22"
(462.79mm)
21.89"
(556.01mm)
-3.67"
(-93.22mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1963 1910
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2017
Dec 1969–Aug 1970
9-Month
19.79"
(502.67mm)
23.16"
(588.26mm)
-3.37"
(-85.59mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1963 1931
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2017
Nov 1969–Aug 1970
10-Month
20.74"
(526.80mm)
25.14"
(638.56mm)
-4.40"
(-111.76mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1963 1931
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2016
Oct 1969–Aug 1970
11-Month
24.33"
(617.98mm)
27.58"
(700.53mm)
-3.25"
(-82.55mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1964 1931
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2016
Sep 1969–Aug 1970
12-Month
26.65"
(676.91mm)
31.35"
(796.29mm)
-4.70"
(-119.38mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1964 1931
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2019
Mar 1969–Aug 1970
18-Month
43.88"
(1,114.55mm)
51.04"
(1,296.42mm)
-7.16"
(-181.87mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1964 1931
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2017
Sep 1968–Aug 1970
24-Month
59.13"
(1,501.90mm)
62.69"
(1,592.33mm)
-3.56"
(-90.43mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1965 1931
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2020
Sep 1967–Aug 1970
36-Month
92.55"
(2,350.77mm)
94.00"
(2,387.60mm)
-1.45"
(-36.83mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1965 1958
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2019
Sep 1966–Aug 1970
48-Month
123.21"
(3,129.53mm)
125.25"
(3,181.35mm)
-2.04"
(-51.82mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1966 1934
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2020
Sep 1965–Aug 1970
60-Month
157.77"
(4,007.36mm)
156.50"
(3,975.10mm)
1.27"
(32.26mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1968 1934
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published June 2021, retrieved on June 18, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/