Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Wisconsin

Precipitation Rankings, January 1978

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1978
1-Month
0.89"
(22.61mm)
1.15"
(29.21mm)
-0.26"
(-6.60mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1977 1981
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 1969
Ties: 1911, 2010
Dec 1977–Jan 1978
2-Month
2.65"
(67.31mm)
2.42"
(61.47mm)
0.23"
(5.84mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1977 1961
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1969
Nov 1977–Jan 1978
3-Month
5.21"
(132.33mm)
4.40"
(111.76mm)
0.81"
(20.57mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1977 1977
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2016
Ties: 1973
Oct 1977–Jan 1978
4-Month
7.73"
(196.34mm)
6.83"
(173.48mm)
0.90"
(22.86mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1977 1977
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2016
Sep 1977–Jan 1978
5-Month
12.24"
(310.90mm)
10.60"
(269.24mm)
1.64"
(41.66mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1977 1977
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2020
Aug 1977–Jan 1978
6-Month
16.93"
(430.02mm)
14.39"
(365.51mm)
2.54"
(64.51mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1977 1977
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2019
Jul 1977–Jan 1978
7-Month
21.71"
(551.43mm)
18.22"
(462.79mm)
3.49"
(88.64mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1977 1977
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1901
Jun 1977–Jan 1978
8-Month
25.75"
(654.05mm)
22.35"
(567.69mm)
3.40"
(86.36mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1977 1977
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2011
May 1977–Jan 1978
9-Month
28.40"
(721.36mm)
25.86"
(656.84mm)
2.54"
(64.52mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1977 1977
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2020
Apr 1977–Jan 1978
10-Month
31.60"
(802.64mm)
28.49"
(723.65mm)
3.11"
(78.99mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1977 1977
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2020
Mar 1977–Jan 1978
11-Month
35.62"
(904.75mm)
30.29"
(769.37mm)
5.33"
(135.38mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1977 1977
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2020
Feb 1977–Jan 1978
12-Month
36.56"
(928.62mm)
31.32"
(795.53mm)
5.24"
(133.09mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1977 1911
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2020
Aug 1976–Jan 1978
18-Month
41.53"
(1,054.86mm)
45.74"
(1,161.80mm)
-4.21"
(-106.94mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1977 1911
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2020
Feb 1976–Jan 1978
24-Month
56.85"
(1,443.99mm)
62.64"
(1,591.06mm)
-5.79"
(-147.07mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1977 1990
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2020
Feb 1975–Jan 1978
36-Month
89.02"
(2,261.11mm)
93.90"
(2,385.06mm)
-4.88"
(-123.95mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1977 1990
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2020
Feb 1974–Jan 1978
48-Month
118.64"
(3,013.46mm)
125.15"
(3,178.81mm)
-6.51"
(-165.35mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1977 1934
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2020
Feb 1973–Jan 1978
60-Month
153.95"
(3,910.33mm)
156.40"
(3,972.56mm)
-2.45"
(-62.23mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1977 1934
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published June 2022, retrieved on June 27, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/