Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Wisconsin

Precipitation Rankings, December 2016

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 2016
1-Month
1.98"
(50.29mm)
1.27"
(32.26mm)
0.71"
(18.03mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 2014 1913
16th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 2015
Ties: 1950
Nov–Dec 2016
2-Month
3.82"
(97.03mm)
3.27"
(83.06mm)
0.55"
(13.97mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 2014 1976
40th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 2015
Oct–Dec 2016
3-Month
6.77"
(171.96mm)
5.65"
(143.51mm)
1.12"
(28.45mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 2014 1976
36th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 2015
Sep–Dec 2016
4-Month
12.76"
(324.10mm)
9.40"
(238.76mm)
3.36"
(85.34mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 2014 1976
18th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 1911
Aug–Dec 2016
5-Month
17.97"
(456.44mm)
13.18"
(334.77mm)
4.79"
(121.67mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 2014 1976
12th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 2018
Jul–Dec 2016
6-Month
23.17"
(588.52mm)
16.97"
(431.04mm)
6.20"
(157.48mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 2015 1976
8th Wettest Wettest since: 2010 1900
Jun–Dec 2016
7-Month
28.53"
(724.66mm)
21.15"
(537.21mm)
7.38"
(187.45mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 2015 1976
4th Wettest Wettest since: 2010 2010
May–Dec 2016
8-Month
31.59"
(802.39mm)
24.69"
(627.13mm)
6.90"
(175.26mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 2015 1976
5th Wettest Wettest since: 2010 2010
Apr–Dec 2016
9-Month
33.80"
(858.52mm)
27.32"
(693.93mm)
6.48"
(164.59mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 2014 1976
7th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 2010
Mar–Dec 2016
10-Month
37.73"
(958.34mm)
29.12"
(739.65mm)
8.61"
(218.69mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 2015 1976
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2016
Feb–Dec 2016
11-Month
38.55"
(979.17mm)
30.14"
(765.56mm)
8.41"
(213.61mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 2015 1910
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1938
Jan–Dec 2016
12-Month
39.39"
(1,000.51mm)
31.29"
(794.77mm)
8.10"
(205.74mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 2015 1910
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1938
Jul 2015–Dec 2016
18-Month
61.56"
(1,563.62mm)
48.37"
(1,228.60mm)
13.19"
(335.02mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 2015 1976
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2016
Jan 2015–Dec 2016
24-Month
75.27"
(1,911.86mm)
62.61"
(1,590.29mm)
12.66"
(321.57mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 2015 1989
3rd Wettest Wettest to Date 2018
Jan 2014–Dec 2016
36-Month
112.35"
(2,853.69mm)
93.92"
(2,385.57mm)
18.43"
(468.12mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 2015 1989
3rd Wettest Wettest to Date 2018
Jan 2013–Dec 2016
48-Month
148.88"
(3,781.55mm)
125.17"
(3,179.32mm)
23.71"
(602.23mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 2015 1958
3rd Wettest Wettest to Date 2018
Jan 2012–Dec 2016
60-Month
177.68"
(4,513.07mm)
156.42"
(3,973.07mm)
21.26"
(540.00mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 2015 1933
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2018

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 19, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/