Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Wisconsin

Precipitation Rankings, April 1973

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1973
1-Month
4.19"
(106.43mm)
2.63"
(66.80mm)
1.56"
(39.63mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1972 1946
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2008
Mar–Apr 1973
2-Month
7.43"
(188.72mm)
4.43"
(112.52mm)
3.00"
(76.20mm)
126th Driest Driest since: 1972 1915
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1973
Feb–Apr 1973
3-Month
8.37"
(212.60mm)
5.46"
(138.68mm)
2.91"
(73.92mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1972 1895
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1951
Jan–Apr 1973
4-Month
9.55"
(242.57mm)
6.60"
(167.64mm)
2.95"
(74.93mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1972 1895, 1958
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2013
Dec 1972–Apr 1973
5-Month
11.97"
(304.04mm)
7.87"
(199.90mm)
4.10"
(104.14mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1972 1931
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2016
Nov 1972–Apr 1973
6-Month
13.58"
(344.93mm)
9.85"
(250.19mm)
3.73"
(94.74mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1972 1931, 1987
4th Wettest Wettest to Date 2016
Oct 1972–Apr 1973
7-Month
16.27"
(413.26mm)
12.29"
(312.17mm)
3.98"
(101.09mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1972 1925
9th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Ties: 1985
Sep 1972–Apr 1973
8-Month
22.15"
(562.61mm)
16.06"
(407.92mm)
6.09"
(154.69mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1972 1957
5th Wettest Wettest to Date 2020
Aug 1972–Apr 1973
9-Month
28.59"
(726.19mm)
19.85"
(504.19mm)
8.74"
(222.00mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1972 1931
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Jul 1972–Apr 1973
10-Month
34.12"
(866.65mm)
23.68"
(601.47mm)
10.44"
(265.18mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 1972 1931
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1973
Jun 1972–Apr 1973
11-Month
37.23"
(945.64mm)
27.80"
(706.12mm)
9.43"
(239.52mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1972 1977
4th Wettest Wettest to Date 2011
May 1972–Apr 1973
12-Month
39.63"
(1,006.60mm)
31.32"
(795.53mm)
8.31"
(211.07mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1972 1977
5th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Nov 1971–Apr 1973
18-Month
50.70"
(1,287.78mm)
41.18"
(1,045.97mm)
9.52"
(241.81mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1972 1964
4th Wettest Wettest to Date 2017
May 1971–Apr 1973
24-Month
70.95"
(1,802.13mm)
62.64"
(1,591.06mm)
8.31"
(211.07mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1972 1931
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2020
May 1970–Apr 1973
36-Month
106.40"
(2,702.56mm)
93.91"
(2,385.31mm)
12.49"
(317.25mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1972 1911
7th Wettest Wettest to Date 2020
May 1969–Apr 1973
48-Month
132.91"
(3,375.91mm)
125.14"
(3,178.56mm)
7.77"
(197.35mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1972 1934
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2020
May 1968–Apr 1973
60-Month
170.62"
(4,333.75mm)
156.37"
(3,971.80mm)
14.25"
(361.95mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1972 1934
10th Wettest Wettest to Date 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2020, retrieved on September 18, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/