Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Wisconsin

Precipitation Rankings, March 1972

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1972
1-Month
1.98"
(50.29mm)
1.80"
(45.72mm)
0.18"
(4.57mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1971 1910
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1966 1977
Feb–Mar 1972
2-Month
2.72"
(69.09mm)
2.83"
(71.88mm)
-0.11"
(-2.79mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1970 1958
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1998
Ties: 1992
Jan–Mar 1972
3-Month
3.64"
(92.46mm)
3.98"
(101.09mm)
-0.34"
(-8.63mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1970 1958
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1998
Ties: 1911
Dec 1971–Mar 1972
4-Month
6.08"
(154.43mm)
5.24"
(133.10mm)
0.84"
(21.33mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1970 1958
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1971 2016
Ties: 1953
Nov 1971–Mar 1972
5-Month
8.82"
(224.03mm)
7.23"
(183.64mm)
1.59"
(40.39mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1970 2003
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 2016
Ties: 1997
Oct 1971–Mar 1972
6-Month
11.81"
(299.97mm)
9.66"
(245.36mm)
2.15"
(54.61mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1970 1925, 1964
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1971 2016
Sep 1971–Mar 1972
7-Month
15.34"
(389.64mm)
13.43"
(341.12mm)
1.91"
(48.52mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1970 1957
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 2020
Aug 1971–Mar 1972
8-Month
18.46"
(468.88mm)
17.22"
(437.39mm)
1.24"
(31.49mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1970 1977
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 2019
Jul 1971–Mar 1972
9-Month
22.28"
(565.91mm)
21.05"
(534.67mm)
1.23"
(31.24mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1970 1977
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1901
Jun 1971–Mar 1972
10-Month
25.86"
(656.84mm)
25.18"
(639.57mm)
0.68"
(17.27mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1970 1977
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 2011
May 1971–Mar 1972
11-Month
29.07"
(738.38mm)
28.69"
(728.73mm)
0.38"
(9.65mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1970 1977
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 2020
Apr 1971–Mar 1972
12-Month
30.52"
(775.21mm)
31.32"
(795.53mm)
-0.80"
(-20.32mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1970 1977
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 2020
Oct 1970–Mar 1972
18-Month
44.35"
(1,126.49mm)
41.00"
(1,041.40mm)
3.35"
(85.09mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1971 1964
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2020
Apr 1970–Mar 1972
24-Month
66.34"
(1,685.04mm)
62.62"
(1,590.55mm)
3.72"
(94.49mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1971 1934
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2020
Apr 1969–Mar 1972
36-Month
93.25"
(2,368.55mm)
93.89"
(2,384.81mm)
-0.64"
(-16.26mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1966 1911
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 2020
Apr 1968–Mar 1972
48-Month
132.91"
(3,375.91mm)
125.13"
(3,178.30mm)
7.78"
(197.61mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1971 1934
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2020
Apr 1967–Mar 1972
60-Month
161.55"
(4,103.37mm)
156.39"
(3,972.31mm)
5.16"
(131.06mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1971 1934
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published February 2021, retrieved on March 6, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/