Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Wisconsin

Precipitation Rankings, February 1979

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
February 1979
1-Month
1.28"
(32.51mm)
1.03"
(26.16mm)
0.25"
(6.35mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1978 1958, 1969
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 1922
Jan–Feb 1979
2-Month
2.82"
(71.63mm)
2.18"
(55.37mm)
0.64"
(16.26mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1978 1958
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 2019
Ties: 2001
Dec 1978–Feb 1979
3-Month
4.16"
(105.66mm)
3.44"
(87.38mm)
0.72"
(18.28mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1978 1987
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2019
Nov 1978–Feb 1979
4-Month
6.43"
(163.32mm)
5.43"
(137.92mm)
1.00"
(25.40mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1978 2003
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2016
Oct 1978–Feb 1979
5-Month
7.87"
(199.90mm)
7.86"
(199.64mm)
0.01"
(0.26mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1977 1977
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 2019
Sep 1978–Feb 1979
6-Month
12.96"
(329.18mm)
11.63"
(295.40mm)
1.33"
(33.78mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1978 1977
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2019
Aug 1978–Feb 1979
7-Month
17.67"
(448.82mm)
15.42"
(391.67mm)
2.25"
(57.15mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1978 1977
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2019
Jul 1978–Feb 1979
8-Month
24.44"
(620.78mm)
19.25"
(488.95mm)
5.19"
(131.83mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1978 1977
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1901
Jun 1978–Feb 1979
9-Month
28.91"
(734.31mm)
23.38"
(593.85mm)
5.53"
(140.46mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1978 1977
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2019
May 1978–Feb 1979
10-Month
32.95"
(836.93mm)
26.89"
(683.01mm)
6.06"
(153.92mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1978 1977
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2019
Apr 1978–Feb 1979
11-Month
36.53"
(927.86mm)
29.52"
(749.81mm)
7.01"
(178.05mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1978 1977
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2019
Mar 1978–Feb 1979
12-Month
36.91"
(937.51mm)
31.32"
(795.53mm)
5.59"
(141.98mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1978 1977
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2019
Ties: 2018
Sep 1977–Feb 1979
18-Month
49.47"
(1,256.54mm)
42.98"
(1,091.69mm)
6.49"
(164.85mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1978 1977
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1974 2017
Mar 1977–Feb 1979
24-Month
72.85"
(1,850.39mm)
62.64"
(1,591.06mm)
10.21"
(259.33mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1978 1990
5th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Mar 1976–Feb 1979
36-Month
92.70"
(2,354.58mm)
93.90"
(2,385.06mm)
-1.20"
(-30.48mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1978 1990
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2019
Mar 1975–Feb 1979
48-Month
125.05"
(3,176.27mm)
125.14"
(3,178.56mm)
-0.09"
(-2.29mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1978 1934
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2019
Mar 1974–Feb 1979
60-Month
154.82"
(3,932.43mm)
156.40"
(3,972.56mm)
-1.58"
(-40.13mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1978 1934
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published August 2019, retrieved on August 18, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/