Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Wisconsin

Precipitation Rankings, March 1987

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1987
1-Month
1.38"
(35.05mm)
1.80"
(45.72mm)
-0.42"
(-10.67mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1984 1910
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1977
Feb–Mar 1987
2-Month
1.53"
(38.86mm)
2.83"
(71.88mm)
-1.30"
(-33.02mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1980 1958
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1998
Ties: 1968
Jan–Mar 1987
3-Month
2.20"
(55.88mm)
3.98"
(101.09mm)
-1.78"
(-45.21mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1978 1958
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1998
Dec 1986–Mar 1987
4-Month
2.70"
(68.58mm)
5.24"
(133.10mm)
-2.54"
(-64.52mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1958 1958
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2016
Nov 1986–Mar 1987
5-Month
3.84"
(97.54mm)
7.23"
(183.64mm)
-3.39"
(-86.10mm)
2nd Driest Driest to Date 2003
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2016
Oct 1986–Mar 1987
6-Month
6.53"
(165.86mm)
9.66"
(245.36mm)
-3.13"
(-79.50mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1964 1925, 1964
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2016
Sep 1986–Mar 1987
7-Month
14.91"
(378.71mm)
13.43"
(341.12mm)
1.48"
(37.59mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1982 1957
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2016
Aug 1986–Mar 1987
8-Month
18.69"
(474.73mm)
17.22"
(437.39mm)
1.47"
(37.34mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1982 1977
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2019
Jul 1986–Mar 1987
9-Month
24.18"
(614.17mm)
21.05"
(534.67mm)
3.13"
(79.50mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1982 1977
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1901
Jun 1986–Mar 1987
10-Month
28.59"
(726.19mm)
25.18"
(639.57mm)
3.41"
(86.62mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1984 1977
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2011
May 1986–Mar 1987
11-Month
30.73"
(780.54mm)
28.69"
(728.73mm)
2.04"
(51.81mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1982 1977
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2019
Apr 1986–Mar 1987
12-Month
33.59"
(853.19mm)
31.32"
(795.53mm)
2.27"
(57.66mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1982 1977
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2019
Oct 1985–Mar 1987
18-Month
46.53"
(1,181.86mm)
41.00"
(1,041.40mm)
5.53"
(140.46mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1983 1964
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2017
Apr 1985–Mar 1987
24-Month
69.52"
(1,765.81mm)
62.62"
(1,590.55mm)
6.90"
(175.26mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1983 1934
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2017
Apr 1984–Mar 1987
36-Month
106.03"
(2,693.16mm)
93.89"
(2,384.81mm)
12.14"
(308.35mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1984 1911
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2019
Apr 1983–Mar 1987
48-Month
139.88"
(3,552.95mm)
125.13"
(3,178.30mm)
14.75"
(374.65mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1985 1934
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2019
Apr 1982–Mar 1987
60-Month
176.62"
(4,486.15mm)
156.39"
(3,972.31mm)
20.23"
(513.84mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1986 1934
4th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published February 2020, retrieved on February 23, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/