Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Wisconsin

Precipitation Rankings, May 1983

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1983
1-Month
4.39"
(111.51mm)
3.54"
(89.92mm)
0.85"
(21.59mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1982 1925
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2004
Ties: 1965
Apr–May 1983
2-Month
6.66"
(169.16mm)
6.17"
(156.72mm)
0.49"
(12.44mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1981 1931
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1982 1973
Mar–May 1983
3-Month
8.59"
(218.19mm)
7.97"
(202.44mm)
0.62"
(15.75mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1981 1925
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1982 1973
Feb–May 1983
4-Month
9.79"
(248.67mm)
9.00"
(228.60mm)
0.79"
(20.07mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1982 1925
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1973
Jan–May 1983
5-Month
10.82"
(274.83mm)
10.15"
(257.81mm)
0.67"
(17.02mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1981 1925
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1982 1973
Dec 1982–May 1983
6-Month
13.63"
(346.20mm)
11.41"
(289.81mm)
2.22"
(56.39mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1982 1931
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1973
Nov 1982–May 1983
7-Month
17.30"
(439.42mm)
13.40"
(340.36mm)
3.90"
(99.06mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1982 1931
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1973
Oct 1982–May 1983
8-Month
20.94"
(531.88mm)
15.83"
(402.08mm)
5.11"
(129.80mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1982 1925
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2019
Sep 1982–May 1983
9-Month
24.48"
(621.79mm)
19.60"
(497.84mm)
4.88"
(123.95mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1982 1925
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2019
Aug 1982–May 1983
10-Month
27.95"
(709.93mm)
23.39"
(594.11mm)
4.56"
(115.82mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1982 1931
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2019
Jul 1982–May 1983
11-Month
33.32"
(846.33mm)
27.22"
(691.39mm)
6.10"
(154.94mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1982 1931
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1973
Jun 1982–May 1983
12-Month
36.03"
(915.16mm)
31.35"
(796.29mm)
4.68"
(118.87mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1982 1934
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2019
Dec 1981–May 1983
18-Month
48.46"
(1,230.88mm)
42.74"
(1,085.60mm)
5.72"
(145.28mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1982 1931
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2017
Jun 1981–May 1983
24-Month
68.96"
(1,751.58mm)
62.67"
(1,591.82mm)
6.29"
(159.76mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1982 1931
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2020
Jun 1980–May 1983
36-Month
104.52"
(2,654.81mm)
93.95"
(2,386.33mm)
10.57"
(268.48mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1982 1911
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2019
Jun 1979–May 1983
48-Month
132.24"
(3,358.90mm)
125.18"
(3,179.57mm)
7.06"
(179.33mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1980 1934
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 2020
Jun 1978–May 1983
60-Month
170.29"
(4,325.37mm)
156.40"
(3,972.56mm)
13.89"
(352.81mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1982 1934
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published June 2022, retrieved on June 26, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/