Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Wisconsin

Precipitation Rankings, March 1981

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1981
1-Month
0.70"
(17.78mm)
1.80"
(45.72mm)
-1.10"
(-27.94mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1978 1910
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1977
Feb–Mar 1981
2-Month
3.15"
(80.01mm)
2.83"
(71.88mm)
0.32"
(8.13mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1980 1958
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1998
Ties: 1986
Jan–Mar 1981
3-Month
3.28"
(83.31mm)
3.98"
(101.09mm)
-0.70"
(-17.78mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1980 1958
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1998
Dec 1980–Mar 1981
4-Month
4.25"
(107.95mm)
5.24"
(133.10mm)
-0.99"
(-25.15mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1980 1958
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2016
Nov 1980–Mar 1981
5-Month
5.02"
(127.51mm)
7.23"
(183.64mm)
-2.21"
(-56.13mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1970 2003
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2016
Ties: 1914
Oct 1980–Mar 1981
6-Month
6.90"
(175.26mm)
9.66"
(245.36mm)
-2.76"
(-70.10mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1964 1925, 1964
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2016
Sep 1980–Mar 1981
7-Month
13.10"
(332.74mm)
13.43"
(341.12mm)
-0.33"
(-8.38mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1980 1957
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2016
Ties: 1961
Aug 1980–Mar 1981
8-Month
20.91"
(531.11mm)
17.22"
(437.39mm)
3.69"
(93.72mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1980 1977
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2019
Jul 1980–Mar 1981
9-Month
24.37"
(619.00mm)
21.05"
(534.67mm)
3.32"
(84.33mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1980 1977
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1901
Jun 1980–Mar 1981
10-Month
29.37"
(746.00mm)
25.18"
(639.57mm)
4.19"
(106.43mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1980 1977
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2011
Ties: 1983
May 1980–Mar 1981
11-Month
31.86"
(809.24mm)
28.69"
(728.73mm)
3.17"
(80.51mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1980 1977
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2019
Apr 1980–Mar 1981
12-Month
33.86"
(860.04mm)
31.32"
(795.53mm)
2.54"
(64.51mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1980 1977
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2019
Ties: 1974
Oct 1979–Mar 1981
18-Month
43.19"
(1,097.03mm)
41.00"
(1,041.40mm)
2.19"
(55.63mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1980 1964
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2017
Apr 1979–Mar 1981
24-Month
62.71"
(1,592.83mm)
62.62"
(1,590.55mm)
0.09"
(2.28mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1978 1934
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2017
Apr 1978–Mar 1981
36-Month
102.76"
(2,610.10mm)
93.89"
(2,384.81mm)
8.87"
(225.29mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1980 1911
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2019
Apr 1977–Mar 1981
48-Month
135.06"
(3,430.52mm)
125.13"
(3,178.30mm)
9.93"
(252.22mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1980 1934
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2019
Apr 1976–Mar 1981
60-Month
155.16"
(3,941.06mm)
156.39"
(3,972.31mm)
-1.23"
(-31.25mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1978 1934
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published March 2020, retrieved on April 8, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/