Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Wisconsin

Precipitation Rankings, December 1970

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1970
1-Month
1.43"
(36.32mm)
1.27"
(32.26mm)
0.16"
(4.06mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1967 1913
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2015
Nov–Dec 1970
2-Month
4.04"
(102.62mm)
3.27"
(83.06mm)
0.77"
(19.56mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1969 1976
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1968 2015
Ties: 1915
Oct–Dec 1970
3-Month
8.16"
(207.26mm)
5.65"
(143.51mm)
2.51"
(63.75mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1969 1976
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1934 2015
Sep–Dec 1970
4-Month
14.18"
(360.17mm)
9.40"
(238.76mm)
4.78"
(121.41mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1969 1976
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 2019
Aug–Dec 1970
5-Month
15.68"
(398.27mm)
13.18"
(334.77mm)
2.50"
(63.50mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1969 1976
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 2018
Jul–Dec 1970
6-Month
19.71"
(500.63mm)
16.97"
(431.04mm)
2.74"
(69.59mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1969 1976
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1900
Jun–Dec 1970
7-Month
22.34"
(567.44mm)
21.15"
(537.21mm)
1.19"
(30.23mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1969 1976
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 2010
Ties: 1994
May–Dec 1970
8-Month
28.33"
(719.58mm)
24.69"
(627.13mm)
3.64"
(92.45mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1969 1976
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 2019
Apr–Dec 1970
9-Month
30.15"
(765.81mm)
27.32"
(693.93mm)
2.83"
(71.88mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1969 1976
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 2019
Mar–Dec 1970
10-Month
31.47"
(799.34mm)
29.12"
(739.65mm)
2.35"
(59.69mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1969 1976
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 2019
Feb–Dec 1970
11-Month
31.73"
(805.94mm)
30.14"
(765.56mm)
1.59"
(40.38mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1969 1910
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 2019
Jan–Dec 1970
12-Month
32.40"
(822.96mm)
31.29"
(794.77mm)
1.11"
(28.19mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1969 1910
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 2019
Jul 1969–Dec 1970
18-Month
45.83"
(1,164.08mm)
48.37"
(1,228.60mm)
-2.54"
(-64.52mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1964 1976
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2019
Jan 1969–Dec 1970
24-Month
60.87"
(1,546.10mm)
62.61"
(1,590.29mm)
-1.74"
(-44.19mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1967 1989
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2019
Jan 1968–Dec 1970
36-Month
99.13"
(2,517.90mm)
93.92"
(2,385.57mm)
5.21"
(132.33mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1969 1989
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2019
Jan 1967–Dec 1970
48-Month
130.40"
(3,312.16mm)
125.17"
(3,179.32mm)
5.23"
(132.84mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1969 1958
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1968 2019
Jan 1966–Dec 1970
60-Month
157.37"
(3,997.20mm)
156.42"
(3,973.07mm)
0.95"
(24.13mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1967 1933
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published May 2022, retrieved on May 26, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/