Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Wisconsin

Precipitation Rankings, August 2016

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 2016
1-Month
5.21"
(132.33mm)
3.78"
(96.01mm)
1.43"
(36.32mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 2015 1930
15th Wettest Wettest since: 2007 1980
Jul–Aug 2016
2-Month
10.41"
(264.41mm)
7.58"
(192.53mm)
2.83"
(71.88mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 2015 1930
13th Wettest Wettest since: 2010 1900
Jun–Aug 2016
3-Month
15.77"
(400.56mm)
11.75"
(298.45mm)
4.02"
(102.11mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 2015 1910
5th Wettest Wettest since: 2010 2010
May–Aug 2016
4-Month
18.83"
(478.28mm)
15.29"
(388.37mm)
3.54"
(89.91mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 2015 1976
14th Wettest Wettest since: 2010 2010
Apr–Aug 2016
5-Month
21.04"
(534.42mm)
17.92"
(455.17mm)
3.12"
(79.25mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 2015 1988
24th Wettest Wettest since: 2014 1993
Mar–Aug 2016
6-Month
24.97"
(634.24mm)
19.72"
(500.89mm)
5.25"
(133.35mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 2015 1910
7th Wettest Wettest since: 2010 1993
Feb–Aug 2016
7-Month
25.79"
(655.07mm)
20.75"
(527.05mm)
5.04"
(128.02mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 2015 1910
8th Wettest Wettest since: 2010 1938
Jan–Aug 2016
8-Month
26.63"
(676.40mm)
21.89"
(556.01mm)
4.74"
(120.39mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 2015 1910
12th Wettest Wettest since: 2014 2017
Dec 2015–Aug 2016
9-Month
30.91"
(785.11mm)
23.16"
(588.26mm)
7.75"
(196.85mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 2015 1931
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2017
Nov 2015–Aug 2016
10-Month
34.33"
(871.98mm)
25.14"
(638.56mm)
9.19"
(233.42mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 2015 1931
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2016
Oct 2015–Aug 2016
11-Month
37.03"
(940.56mm)
27.58"
(700.53mm)
9.45"
(240.03mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 2015 1931
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2016
Sep 2015–Aug 2016
12-Month
41.42"
(1,052.07mm)
31.35"
(796.29mm)
10.07"
(255.78mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 2015 1931
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1993 2019
Mar 2015–Aug 2016
18-Month
61.56"
(1,563.62mm)
51.04"
(1,296.42mm)
10.52"
(267.20mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 2015 1931
3rd Wettest Wettest to Date 2017
Sep 2014–Aug 2016
24-Month
72.83"
(1,849.88mm)
62.69"
(1,592.33mm)
10.14"
(257.55mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 2015 1931
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1993 2017
Sep 2013–Aug 2016
36-Month
109.21"
(2,773.93mm)
94.00"
(2,387.60mm)
15.21"
(386.33mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 2015 1958
4th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Sep 2012–Aug 2016
48-Month
144.25"
(3,663.95mm)
125.25"
(3,181.35mm)
19.00"
(482.60mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 2015 1934
4th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Sep 2011–Aug 2016
60-Month
172.91"
(4,391.91mm)
156.50"
(3,975.10mm)
16.41"
(416.81mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 2015 1934
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2019

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/