Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Wisconsin

Precipitation Rankings, March 2016

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 2016
1-Month
3.93"
(99.82mm)
1.80"
(45.72mm)
2.13"
(54.10mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 2015 1910
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1977
Feb–Mar 2016
2-Month
4.75"
(120.65mm)
2.83"
(71.88mm)
1.92"
(48.77mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 2015 1958
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 1998
Jan–Mar 2016
3-Month
5.59"
(141.99mm)
3.98"
(101.09mm)
1.61"
(40.90mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 2015 1958
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 1998
Dec 2015–Mar 2016
4-Month
9.87"
(250.70mm)
5.24"
(133.10mm)
4.63"
(117.60mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 2015 1958
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2016
Nov 2015–Mar 2016
5-Month
13.29"
(337.57mm)
7.23"
(183.64mm)
6.06"
(153.93mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 2015 2003
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2016
Oct 2015–Mar 2016
6-Month
15.99"
(406.15mm)
9.66"
(245.36mm)
6.33"
(160.79mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 2015 1925, 1964
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2016
Sep 2015–Mar 2016
7-Month
20.38"
(517.65mm)
13.43"
(341.12mm)
6.95"
(176.53mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 2015 1957
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2020
Aug 2015–Mar 2016
8-Month
24.38"
(619.25mm)
17.22"
(437.39mm)
7.16"
(181.86mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 2015 1977
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2019
Jul 2015–Mar 2016
9-Month
27.76"
(705.10mm)
21.05"
(534.67mm)
6.71"
(170.43mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 2015 1977
9th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1901
Jun 2015–Mar 2016
10-Month
32.20"
(817.88mm)
25.18"
(639.57mm)
7.02"
(178.31mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 2015 1977
8th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 2011
May 2015–Mar 2016
11-Month
36.85"
(935.99mm)
28.69"
(728.73mm)
8.16"
(207.26mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 2015 1977
5th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 2020
Apr 2015–Mar 2016
12-Month
39.79"
(1,010.67mm)
31.32"
(795.53mm)
8.47"
(215.14mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 2015 1977
5th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 2020
Oct 2014–Mar 2016
18-Month
47.93"
(1,217.42mm)
41.00"
(1,041.40mm)
6.93"
(176.02mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 2015 1964
12th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 2020
Apr 2014–Mar 2016
24-Month
75.05"
(1,906.27mm)
62.62"
(1,590.55mm)
12.43"
(315.72mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 2015 1934
4th Wettest Wettest to Date 2020
Apr 2013–Mar 2016
36-Month
109.83"
(2,789.68mm)
93.89"
(2,384.81mm)
15.94"
(404.87mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 2015 1911
5th Wettest Wettest to Date 2020
Apr 2012–Mar 2016
48-Month
139.57"
(3,545.08mm)
125.13"
(3,178.30mm)
14.44"
(366.78mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 2015 1934
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1994 2020
Apr 2011–Mar 2016
60-Month
170.50"
(4,330.70mm)
156.39"
(3,972.31mm)
14.11"
(358.39mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 2014 1934
12th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2020, retrieved on October 30, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/