Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Wisconsin

Precipitation Rankings, April 1998

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1998
1-Month
2.34"
(59.44mm)
2.63"
(66.80mm)
-0.29"
(-7.36mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1997 1946
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2008
Ties: 1939, 2010
Mar–Apr 1998
2-Month
5.99"
(152.15mm)
4.43"
(112.52mm)
1.56"
(39.63mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1997 1915
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1991 1973
Feb–Apr 1998
3-Month
7.58"
(192.53mm)
5.46"
(138.68mm)
2.12"
(53.85mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1997 1895
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1951
Jan–Apr 1998
4-Month
9.37"
(238.00mm)
6.60"
(167.64mm)
2.77"
(70.36mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1997 1895, 1958
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2013
Dec 1997–Apr 1998
5-Month
10.00"
(254.00mm)
7.87"
(199.90mm)
2.13"
(54.10mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1997 1931
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2016
Nov 1997–Apr 1998
6-Month
10.73"
(272.54mm)
9.85"
(250.19mm)
0.88"
(22.35mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1997 1931, 1987
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1993 2016
Oct 1997–Apr 1998
7-Month
12.91"
(327.91mm)
12.29"
(312.17mm)
0.62"
(15.74mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1995 1925
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2019
Ties: 1937
Sep 1997–Apr 1998
8-Month
15.81"
(401.57mm)
16.06"
(407.92mm)
-0.25"
(-6.35mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1994 1957
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2019
Ties: 2007
Aug 1997–Apr 1998
9-Month
19.99"
(507.75mm)
19.85"
(504.19mm)
0.14"
(3.56mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1997 1931
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2019
Jul 1997–Apr 1998
10-Month
24.98"
(634.49mm)
23.68"
(601.47mm)
1.30"
(33.02mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1997 1931
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1996 1973
Jun 1997–Apr 1998
11-Month
29.09"
(738.89mm)
27.80"
(706.12mm)
1.29"
(32.77mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1997 1977
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2011
May 1997–Apr 1998
12-Month
32.10"
(815.34mm)
31.32"
(795.53mm)
0.78"
(19.81mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1997 1977
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2019
Nov 1996–Apr 1998
18-Month
41.89"
(1,064.01mm)
41.18"
(1,045.97mm)
0.71"
(18.04mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1997 1964
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2017
May 1996–Apr 1998
24-Month
63.54"
(1,613.92mm)
62.64"
(1,591.06mm)
0.90"
(22.86mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1990 1931
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2020
May 1995–Apr 1998
36-Month
97.49"
(2,476.25mm)
93.91"
(2,385.31mm)
3.58"
(90.94mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1997 1911
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2020
May 1994–Apr 1998
48-Month
127.81"
(3,246.37mm)
125.14"
(3,178.56mm)
2.67"
(67.81mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1992 1934
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2020
May 1993–Apr 1998
60-Month
162.85"
(4,136.39mm)
156.37"
(3,971.80mm)
6.48"
(164.59mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1997 1934
37th 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 27, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/