Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Wisconsin

Precipitation Rankings, April 1987

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1987
1-Month
1.93"
(49.02mm)
2.63"
(66.80mm)
-0.70"
(-17.78mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1979 1946
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2008
Mar–Apr 1987
2-Month
3.31"
(84.07mm)
4.43"
(112.52mm)
-1.12"
(-28.45mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1980 1915
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1973
Ties: 1939
Feb–Apr 1987
3-Month
3.46"
(87.88mm)
5.46"
(138.68mm)
-2.00"
(-50.80mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1980 1895
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1951
Jan–Apr 1987
4-Month
4.13"
(104.90mm)
6.60"
(167.64mm)
-2.47"
(-62.74mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1970 1895, 1958
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2013
Dec 1986–Apr 1987
5-Month
4.63"
(117.60mm)
7.87"
(199.90mm)
-3.24"
(-82.30mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1931 1931
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2016
Nov 1986–Apr 1987
6-Month
5.77"
(146.56mm)
9.85"
(250.19mm)
-4.08"
(-103.63mm)
1st Driest Driest since: 1931 1931, 1987
125th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2016
Ties: 1931
Oct 1986–Apr 1987
7-Month
8.46"
(214.88mm)
12.29"
(312.17mm)
-3.83"
(-97.29mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1963 1925
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2019
Sep 1986–Apr 1987
8-Month
16.84"
(427.74mm)
16.06"
(407.92mm)
0.78"
(19.82mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1982 1957
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2020
Aug 1986–Apr 1987
9-Month
20.62"
(523.75mm)
19.85"
(504.19mm)
0.77"
(19.56mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1982 1931
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2019
Jul 1986–Apr 1987
10-Month
26.11"
(663.19mm)
23.68"
(601.47mm)
2.43"
(61.72mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1982 1931
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1973
Jun 1986–Apr 1987
11-Month
30.52"
(775.21mm)
27.80"
(706.12mm)
2.72"
(69.09mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1982 1977
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2011
May 1986–Apr 1987
12-Month
32.66"
(829.56mm)
31.32"
(795.53mm)
1.34"
(34.03mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1982 1977
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2019
Nov 1985–Apr 1987
18-Month
45.21"
(1,148.33mm)
41.18"
(1,045.97mm)
4.03"
(102.36mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1983 1964
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2017
May 1985–Apr 1987
24-Month
69.03"
(1,753.36mm)
62.64"
(1,591.06mm)
6.39"
(162.30mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1983 1931
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2020
May 1984–Apr 1987
36-Month
104.33"
(2,649.98mm)
93.91"
(2,385.31mm)
10.42"
(264.67mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1984 1911
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2020
May 1983–Apr 1987
48-Month
139.54"
(3,544.32mm)
125.14"
(3,178.56mm)
14.40"
(365.76mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1985 1934
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2020
May 1982–Apr 1987
60-Month
175.38"
(4,454.65mm)
156.37"
(3,971.80mm)
19.01"
(482.85mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1986 1934
5th Wettest Wettest to Date 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2020, retrieved on September 20, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/