Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Wisconsin

Precipitation Rankings, March 1997

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1997
1-Month
1.87"
(47.50mm)
1.80"
(45.72mm)
0.07"
(1.78mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1996 1910
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1977
Feb–Mar 1997
2-Month
2.75"
(69.85mm)
2.83"
(71.88mm)
-0.08"
(-2.03mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1996 1958
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1991 1998
Ties: 1911, 1915, 1929
Jan–Mar 1997
3-Month
4.73"
(120.14mm)
3.98"
(101.09mm)
0.75"
(19.05mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1995 1958
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1996 1998
Dec 1996–Mar 1997
4-Month
6.54"
(166.12mm)
5.24"
(133.10mm)
1.30"
(33.02mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1996 1958
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 2016
Nov 1996–Mar 1997
5-Month
8.82"
(224.03mm)
7.23"
(183.64mm)
1.59"
(40.39mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1996 2003
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1992 2016
Ties: 1972
Oct 1996–Mar 1997
6-Month
12.43"
(315.72mm)
9.66"
(245.36mm)
2.77"
(70.36mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1995 1925, 1964
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2016
Sep 1996–Mar 1997
7-Month
14.86"
(377.44mm)
13.43"
(341.12mm)
1.43"
(36.32mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1996 1957
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2020
Ties: 1996
Aug 1996–Mar 1997
8-Month
17.24"
(437.90mm)
17.22"
(437.39mm)
0.02"
(0.51mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1995 1977
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2019
Jul 1996–Mar 1997
9-Month
21.51"
(546.35mm)
21.05"
(534.67mm)
0.46"
(11.68mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1994 1977
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1996 1901
Jun 1996–Mar 1997
10-Month
27.91"
(708.91mm)
25.18"
(639.57mm)
2.73"
(69.34mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1996 1977
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1992 2011
May 1996–Mar 1997
11-Month
30.47"
(773.94mm)
28.69"
(728.73mm)
1.78"
(45.21mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1995 1977
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2020
Apr 1996–Mar 1997
12-Month
32.89"
(835.41mm)
31.32"
(795.53mm)
1.57"
(39.88mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1995 1977
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2020
Oct 1995–Mar 1997
18-Month
45.64"
(1,159.26mm)
41.00"
(1,041.40mm)
4.64"
(117.86mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1996 1964
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1994 2020
Apr 1995–Mar 1997
24-Month
67.36"
(1,710.94mm)
62.62"
(1,590.55mm)
4.74"
(120.39mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1996 1934
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1993 2020
Apr 1994–Mar 1997
36-Month
98.36"
(2,498.34mm)
93.89"
(2,384.81mm)
4.47"
(113.53mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1995 1911
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2020
Apr 1993–Mar 1997
48-Month
134.10"
(3,406.14mm)
125.13"
(3,178.30mm)
8.97"
(227.84mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1996 1934
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1995 2020
Apr 1992–Mar 1997
60-Month
164.65"
(4,182.11mm)
156.39"
(3,972.31mm)
8.26"
(209.80mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1993 1934
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published May 2020, retrieved on May 28, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/