Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Wisconsin

Precipitation Rankings, August 1971

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1971
1-Month
3.12"
(79.25mm)
3.78"
(96.01mm)
-0.66"
(-16.76mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1970 1930
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1967 1980
Jul–Aug 1971
2-Month
6.94"
(176.28mm)
7.58"
(192.53mm)
-0.64"
(-16.25mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1970 1930
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1966 1900
Jun–Aug 1971
3-Month
10.52"
(267.21mm)
11.75"
(298.45mm)
-1.23"
(-31.24mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1970 1910
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2010
May–Aug 1971
4-Month
13.73"
(348.74mm)
15.29"
(388.37mm)
-1.56"
(-39.63mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1966 1976
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2010
Apr–Aug 1971
5-Month
15.18"
(385.57mm)
17.92"
(455.17mm)
-2.74"
(-69.60mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1966 1988
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1993
Mar–Aug 1971
6-Month
16.50"
(419.10mm)
19.72"
(500.89mm)
-3.22"
(-81.79mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1963 1910
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1993
Feb–Aug 1971
7-Month
19.06"
(484.12mm)
20.75"
(527.05mm)
-1.69"
(-42.93mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1970 1910
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1938
Jan–Aug 1971
8-Month
20.85"
(529.59mm)
21.89"
(556.01mm)
-1.04"
(-26.42mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1970 1910
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 2017
Dec 1970–Aug 1971
9-Month
22.28"
(565.91mm)
23.16"
(588.26mm)
-0.88"
(-22.35mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1970 1931
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2017
Ties: 1918
Nov 1970–Aug 1971
10-Month
24.89"
(632.21mm)
25.14"
(638.56mm)
-0.25"
(-6.35mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1970 1931
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 2016
Oct 1970–Aug 1971
11-Month
29.01"
(736.85mm)
27.58"
(700.53mm)
1.43"
(36.32mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1970 1931
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 2016
Sep 1970–Aug 1971
12-Month
35.03"
(889.76mm)
31.35"
(796.29mm)
3.68"
(93.47mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1970 1931
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 2019
Mar 1970–Aug 1971
18-Month
52.32"
(1,328.93mm)
51.04"
(1,296.42mm)
1.28"
(32.51mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1970 1931
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2017
Sep 1969–Aug 1971
24-Month
61.68"
(1,566.67mm)
62.69"
(1,592.33mm)
-1.01"
(-25.66mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1970 1931
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2020
Sep 1968–Aug 1971
36-Month
94.16"
(2,391.66mm)
94.00"
(2,387.60mm)
0.16"
(4.06mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1970 1958
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2019
Sep 1967–Aug 1971
48-Month
127.58"
(3,240.53mm)
125.25"
(3,181.35mm)
2.33"
(59.18mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1970 1934
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2020
Ties: 1992
Sep 1966–Aug 1971
60-Month
158.24"
(4,019.30mm)
156.50"
(3,975.10mm)
1.74"
(44.20mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1970 1934
56th 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/