Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Wisconsin

Precipitation Rankings, January 1987

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1987
1-Month
0.67"
(17.02mm)
1.15"
(29.21mm)
-0.48"
(-12.19mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1986 1981
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1969
Ties: 1970, 1986
Dec 1986–Jan 1987
2-Month
1.17"
(29.72mm)
2.42"
(61.47mm)
-1.25"
(-31.75mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1981 1961
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1969
Nov 1986–Jan 1987
3-Month
2.31"
(58.67mm)
4.40"
(111.76mm)
-2.09"
(-53.09mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1981 1977
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2016
Oct 1986–Jan 1987
4-Month
5.00"
(127.00mm)
6.83"
(173.48mm)
-1.83"
(-46.48mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1981 1977
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2016
Sep 1986–Jan 1987
5-Month
13.38"
(339.85mm)
10.60"
(269.24mm)
2.78"
(70.61mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1984 1977
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2020
Aug 1986–Jan 1987
6-Month
17.16"
(435.86mm)
14.39"
(365.51mm)
2.77"
(70.35mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1982 1977
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2019
Jul 1986–Jan 1987
7-Month
22.65"
(575.31mm)
18.22"
(462.79mm)
4.43"
(112.52mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1985 1977
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1901
Jun 1986–Jan 1987
8-Month
27.06"
(687.32mm)
22.35"
(567.69mm)
4.71"
(119.63mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1985 1977
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2011
May 1986–Jan 1987
9-Month
29.20"
(741.68mm)
25.86"
(656.84mm)
3.34"
(84.84mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1985 1977
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2020
Apr 1986–Jan 1987
10-Month
32.06"
(814.32mm)
28.49"
(723.65mm)
3.57"
(90.67mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1984 1977
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2020
Mar 1986–Jan 1987
11-Month
33.91"
(861.31mm)
30.29"
(769.37mm)
3.62"
(91.94mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1985 1977
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2020
Feb 1986–Jan 1987
12-Month
35.21"
(894.33mm)
31.32"
(795.53mm)
3.89"
(98.80mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1985 1911
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2020
Aug 1985–Jan 1987
18-Month
56.08"
(1,424.43mm)
45.74"
(1,161.80mm)
10.34"
(262.63mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1986 1911
4th Wettest Wettest to Date 2020
Feb 1985–Jan 1987
24-Month
72.03"
(1,829.56mm)
62.64"
(1,591.06mm)
9.39"
(238.50mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1986 1990
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2020
Feb 1984–Jan 1987
36-Month
107.21"
(2,723.13mm)
93.90"
(2,385.06mm)
13.31"
(338.07mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1986 1990
7th Wettest Wettest to Date 2020
Feb 1983–Jan 1987
48-Month
141.48"
(3,593.59mm)
125.15"
(3,178.81mm)
16.33"
(414.78mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1985 1934
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2020
Feb 1982–Jan 1987
60-Month
177.30"
(4,503.42mm)
156.40"
(3,972.56mm)
20.90"
(530.86mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1986 1934
6th Wettest Wettest to Date 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2021, retrieved on September 20, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/