Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Wisconsin

Precipitation Rankings, March 1973

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1973
1-Month
3.24"
(82.30mm)
1.80"
(45.72mm)
1.44"
(36.58mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1972 1910
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1977
Feb–Mar 1973
2-Month
4.18"
(106.17mm)
2.83"
(71.88mm)
1.35"
(34.29mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1972 1958
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1966 1998
Jan–Mar 1973
3-Month
5.36"
(136.14mm)
3.98"
(101.09mm)
1.38"
(35.05mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1972 1958
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1998
Ties: 2017
Dec 1972–Mar 1973
4-Month
7.78"
(197.61mm)
5.24"
(133.10mm)
2.54"
(64.51mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1972 1958
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1966 2016
Nov 1972–Mar 1973
5-Month
9.39"
(238.51mm)
7.23"
(183.64mm)
2.16"
(54.87mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1972 2003
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 2016
Ties: 1949
Oct 1972–Mar 1973
6-Month
12.08"
(306.83mm)
9.66"
(245.36mm)
2.42"
(61.47mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1972 1925, 1964
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1971 2016
Sep 1972–Mar 1973
7-Month
17.96"
(456.18mm)
13.43"
(341.12mm)
4.53"
(115.06mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1972 1957
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 2020
Aug 1972–Mar 1973
8-Month
24.40"
(619.76mm)
17.22"
(437.39mm)
7.18"
(182.37mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1972 1977
3rd Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Jul 1972–Mar 1973
9-Month
29.93"
(760.22mm)
21.05"
(534.67mm)
8.88"
(225.55mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1972 1977
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1901 1901
Jun 1972–Mar 1973
10-Month
33.04"
(839.22mm)
25.18"
(639.57mm)
7.86"
(199.65mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1972 1977
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1901 2011
May 1972–Mar 1973
11-Month
35.44"
(900.18mm)
28.69"
(728.73mm)
6.75"
(171.45mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1972 1977
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2020
Apr 1972–Mar 1973
12-Month
37.69"
(957.33mm)
31.32"
(795.53mm)
6.37"
(161.80mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1972 1977
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2020
Oct 1971–Mar 1973
18-Month
49.50"
(1,257.30mm)
41.00"
(1,041.40mm)
8.50"
(215.90mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1972 1964
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2020
Apr 1971–Mar 1973
24-Month
68.21"
(1,732.53mm)
62.62"
(1,590.55mm)
5.59"
(141.98mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1972 1934
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2020
Apr 1970–Mar 1973
36-Month
104.03"
(2,642.36mm)
93.89"
(2,384.81mm)
10.14"
(257.55mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1972 1911
10th Wettest Wettest to Date 2020
Apr 1969–Mar 1973
48-Month
130.94"
(3,325.88mm)
125.13"
(3,178.30mm)
5.81"
(147.58mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1970 1934
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 2020
Apr 1968–Mar 1973
60-Month
170.60"
(4,333.24mm)
156.39"
(3,972.31mm)
14.21"
(360.93mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1972 1934
11th Wettest Wettest to Date 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published May 2020, retrieved on June 1, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/