Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Wisconsin

Precipitation Rankings, August 1986

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1986
1-Month
3.78"
(96.01mm)
3.78"
(96.01mm)
0.00"
(0.00mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1984 1930
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1980
Ties: 1918, 1947, 1964
Jul–Aug 1986
2-Month
9.27"
(235.46mm)
7.58"
(192.53mm)
1.69"
(42.93mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1985 1930
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1900
Jun–Aug 1986
3-Month
13.68"
(347.47mm)
11.75"
(298.45mm)
1.93"
(49.02mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1985 1910
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2010
May–Aug 1986
4-Month
15.82"
(401.83mm)
15.29"
(388.37mm)
0.53"
(13.46mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1985 1976
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2010
Apr–Aug 1986
5-Month
18.68"
(474.47mm)
17.92"
(455.17mm)
0.76"
(19.30mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1985 1988
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 1993
Mar–Aug 1986
6-Month
20.53"
(521.46mm)
19.72"
(500.89mm)
0.81"
(20.57mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1985 1910
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1982 1993
Ties: 1956
Feb–Aug 1986
7-Month
21.83"
(554.48mm)
20.75"
(527.05mm)
1.08"
(27.43mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1985 1910
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1981 1938
Jan–Aug 1986
8-Month
22.50"
(571.50mm)
21.89"
(556.01mm)
0.61"
(15.49mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1985 1910
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1982 2017
Dec 1985–Aug 1986
9-Month
24.11"
(612.39mm)
23.16"
(588.26mm)
0.95"
(24.13mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1985 1931
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 2017
Nov 1985–Aug 1986
10-Month
28.37"
(720.60mm)
25.14"
(638.56mm)
3.23"
(82.04mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1985 1931
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 2016
Oct 1985–Aug 1986
11-Month
31.62"
(803.15mm)
27.58"
(700.53mm)
4.04"
(102.62mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1985 1931
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1983 2016
Sep 1985–Aug 1986
12-Month
37.87"
(961.90mm)
31.35"
(796.29mm)
6.52"
(165.61mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1985 1931
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2019
Mar 1985–Aug 1986
18-Month
57.38"
(1,457.45mm)
51.04"
(1,296.42mm)
6.34"
(161.03mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1985 1931
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2017
Sep 1984–Aug 1986
24-Month
72.71"
(1,846.83mm)
62.69"
(1,592.33mm)
10.02"
(254.50mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1985 1931
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2020
Sep 1983–Aug 1986
36-Month
107.09"
(2,720.09mm)
94.00"
(2,387.60mm)
13.09"
(332.49mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1985 1958
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2019
Sep 1982–Aug 1986
48-Month
142.79"
(3,626.87mm)
125.25"
(3,181.35mm)
17.54"
(445.52mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1985 1934
7th Wettest Wettest to Date 2020
Sep 1981–Aug 1986
60-Month
173.84"
(4,415.54mm)
156.50"
(3,975.10mm)
17.34"
(440.44mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1985 1934
7th Wettest Wettest to Date 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2022, retrieved on January 19, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/