Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Wisconsin

Precipitation Rankings, April 2016

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 2016
1-Month
2.21"
(56.13mm)
2.63"
(66.80mm)
-0.42"
(-10.67mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 2005 1946
84th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 2008
Ties: 1941
Mar–Apr 2016
2-Month
6.14"
(155.96mm)
4.43"
(112.52mm)
1.71"
(43.44mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 2015 1915
14th Wettest Wettest since: 2014 1973
Ties: 2014
Feb–Apr 2016
3-Month
6.96"
(176.78mm)
5.46"
(138.68mm)
1.50"
(38.10mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 2015 1895
25th Wettest Wettest since: 2014 1951
Jan–Apr 2016
4-Month
7.80"
(198.12mm)
6.60"
(167.64mm)
1.20"
(30.48mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 2015 1895, 1958
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 2014 2013
Dec 2015–Apr 2016
5-Month
12.08"
(306.83mm)
7.87"
(199.90mm)
4.21"
(106.93mm)
126th Driest Driest since: 2015 1931
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2016
Nov 2015–Apr 2016
6-Month
15.50"
(393.70mm)
9.85"
(250.19mm)
5.65"
(143.51mm)
126th Driest Driest since: 2015 1931, 1987
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2016
Oct 2015–Apr 2016
7-Month
18.20"
(462.28mm)
12.29"
(312.17mm)
5.91"
(150.11mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 2015 1925
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Sep 2015–Apr 2016
8-Month
22.59"
(573.79mm)
16.06"
(407.92mm)
6.53"
(165.87mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 2015 1957
4th Wettest Wettest to Date 2020
Aug 2015–Apr 2016
9-Month
26.59"
(675.39mm)
19.85"
(504.19mm)
6.74"
(171.20mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 2015 1931
7th Wettest Wettest since: 2008 2019
Jul 2015–Apr 2016
10-Month
29.97"
(761.24mm)
23.68"
(601.47mm)
6.29"
(159.77mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 2015 1931
12th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1973
Jun 2015–Apr 2016
11-Month
34.41"
(874.01mm)
27.80"
(706.12mm)
6.61"
(167.89mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 2015 1977
7th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 2011
May 2015–Apr 2016
12-Month
39.06"
(992.12mm)
31.32"
(795.53mm)
7.74"
(196.59mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 2015 1977
6th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 2019
Nov 2014–Apr 2016
18-Month
47.07"
(1,195.58mm)
41.18"
(1,045.97mm)
5.89"
(149.61mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 2015 1964
18th Wettest Wettest since: 2014 2017
May 2014–Apr 2016
24-Month
72.22"
(1,834.39mm)
62.64"
(1,591.06mm)
9.58"
(243.33mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 2015 1931
9th Wettest Wettest since: 2012 2020
May 2013–Apr 2016
36-Month
107.19"
(2,722.63mm)
93.91"
(2,385.31mm)
13.28"
(337.32mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 2015 1911
6th Wettest Wettest to Date 2020
May 2012–Apr 2016
48-Month
139.10"
(3,533.14mm)
125.14"
(3,178.56mm)
13.96"
(354.58mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 2015 1934
11th Wettest Wettest since: 2014 2020
May 2011–Apr 2016
60-Month
169.00"
(4,292.60mm)
156.37"
(3,971.80mm)
12.63"
(320.80mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 2014 1934
16th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2021, retrieved on December 3, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/