Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Wisconsin

Precipitation Rankings, August 1974

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1974
1-Month
4.33"
(109.98mm)
3.78"
(96.01mm)
0.55"
(13.97mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1973 1930
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1980
Jul–Aug 1974
2-Month
7.02"
(178.31mm)
7.58"
(192.53mm)
-0.56"
(-14.22mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1973 1930
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1900
Jun–Aug 1974
3-Month
11.37"
(288.80mm)
11.75"
(298.45mm)
-0.38"
(-9.65mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1973 1910
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1972 2010
May–Aug 1974
4-Month
15.23"
(386.84mm)
15.29"
(388.37mm)
-0.06"
(-1.53mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1971 1976
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2010
Apr–Aug 1974
5-Month
18.35"
(466.09mm)
17.92"
(455.17mm)
0.43"
(10.92mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1971 1988
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1993
Mar–Aug 1974
6-Month
20.03"
(508.76mm)
19.72"
(500.89mm)
0.31"
(7.87mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1971 1910
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1993
Feb–Aug 1974
7-Month
21.08"
(535.43mm)
20.75"
(527.05mm)
0.33"
(8.38mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1971 1910
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1938
Jan–Aug 1974
8-Month
22.09"
(561.09mm)
21.89"
(556.01mm)
0.20"
(5.08mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1971 1910
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2017
Dec 1973–Aug 1974
9-Month
23.85"
(605.79mm)
23.16"
(588.26mm)
0.69"
(17.53mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1971 1931
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2017
Nov 1973–Aug 1974
10-Month
25.40"
(645.16mm)
25.14"
(638.56mm)
0.26"
(6.60mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1971 1931
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2016
Oct 1973–Aug 1974
11-Month
28.06"
(712.72mm)
27.58"
(700.53mm)
0.48"
(12.19mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1970 1931
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2016
Sep 1973–Aug 1974
12-Month
31.71"
(805.43mm)
31.35"
(796.29mm)
0.36"
(9.14mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1970 1931
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2019
Ties: 2006
Mar 1973–Aug 1974
18-Month
55.45"
(1,408.43mm)
51.04"
(1,296.42mm)
4.41"
(112.01mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1972 1931
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2017
Sep 1972–Aug 1974
24-Month
70.17"
(1,782.32mm)
62.69"
(1,592.33mm)
7.48"
(189.99mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1972 1931
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2020
Sep 1971–Aug 1974
36-Month
105.24"
(2,673.10mm)
94.00"
(2,387.60mm)
11.24"
(285.50mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1972 1958
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2019
Sep 1970–Aug 1974
48-Month
140.27"
(3,562.86mm)
125.25"
(3,181.35mm)
15.02"
(381.51mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1973 1934
7th Wettest Wettest to Date 2020
Sep 1969–Aug 1974
60-Month
166.92"
(4,239.77mm)
156.50"
(3,975.10mm)
10.42"
(264.67mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1972 1934
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published May 2021, retrieved on May 8, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/