Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Wisconsin

Precipitation Rankings, December 1981

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1981
1-Month
1.05"
(26.67mm)
1.27"
(32.26mm)
-0.22"
(-5.59mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1980 1913
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 2015
Nov–Dec 1981
2-Month
1.94"
(49.28mm)
3.27"
(83.06mm)
-1.33"
(-33.78mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1980 1976
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2015
Oct–Dec 1981
3-Month
5.23"
(132.84mm)
5.65"
(143.51mm)
-0.42"
(-10.67mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1980 1976
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2015
Sep–Dec 1981
4-Month
8.12"
(206.25mm)
9.40"
(238.76mm)
-1.28"
(-32.51mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1979 1976
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1911
Aug–Dec 1981
5-Month
13.07"
(331.98mm)
13.18"
(334.77mm)
-0.11"
(-2.79mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1979 1976
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2018
Jul–Dec 1981
6-Month
16.46"
(418.08mm)
16.97"
(431.04mm)
-0.51"
(-12.96mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1979 1976
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1900
Jun–Dec 1981
7-Month
21.55"
(547.37mm)
21.15"
(537.21mm)
0.40"
(10.16mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1979 1976
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2010
May–Dec 1981
8-Month
23.48"
(596.39mm)
24.69"
(627.13mm)
-1.21"
(-30.74mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1976 1976
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2010
Apr–Dec 1981
9-Month
27.74"
(704.60mm)
27.32"
(693.93mm)
0.42"
(10.67mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1979 1976
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2010
Mar–Dec 1981
10-Month
28.44"
(722.38mm)
29.12"
(739.65mm)
-0.68"
(-17.27mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1976 1976
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2016
Feb–Dec 1981
11-Month
30.89"
(784.61mm)
30.14"
(765.56mm)
0.75"
(19.05mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1979 1910
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1938
Jan–Dec 1981
12-Month
31.02"
(787.91mm)
31.29"
(794.77mm)
-0.27"
(-6.86mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1976 1910
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1938
Jul 1980–Dec 1981
18-Month
52.11"
(1,323.59mm)
48.37"
(1,228.60mm)
3.74"
(94.99mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1980 1976
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2016
Jan 1980–Dec 1981
24-Month
64.45"
(1,637.03mm)
62.61"
(1,590.29mm)
1.84"
(46.74mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1977 1989
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2018
Jan 1979–Dec 1981
36-Month
96.79"
(2,458.47mm)
93.92"
(2,385.57mm)
2.87"
(72.90mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1978 1989
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2018
Jan 1978–Dec 1981
48-Month
132.09"
(3,355.09mm)
125.17"
(3,179.32mm)
6.92"
(175.77mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1979 1958
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2018
Jan 1977–Dec 1981
60-Month
168.33"
(4,275.58mm)
156.42"
(3,973.07mm)
11.91"
(302.51mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1980 1933
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 2018

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 16, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/