Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Wisconsin

Precipitation Rankings, April 2017

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 2017
1-Month
4.59"
(116.59mm)
2.63"
(66.80mm)
1.96"
(49.79mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 2016 1946
7th Wettest Wettest since: 2014 2008
Mar–Apr 2017
2-Month
6.58"
(167.13mm)
4.43"
(112.52mm)
2.15"
(54.61mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 2016 1915
8th Wettest Wettest since: 2013 1973
Feb–Apr 2017
3-Month
7.92"
(201.17mm)
5.46"
(138.68mm)
2.46"
(62.49mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 2016 1895
9th Wettest Wettest since: 2013 1951
Jan–Apr 2017
4-Month
9.95"
(252.73mm)
6.60"
(167.64mm)
3.35"
(85.09mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 2016 1895, 1958
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 2013 2013
Dec 2016–Apr 2017
5-Month
11.93"
(303.02mm)
7.87"
(199.90mm)
4.06"
(103.12mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 2015 1931
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 2016 2016
Nov 2016–Apr 2017
6-Month
13.77"
(349.76mm)
9.85"
(250.19mm)
3.92"
(99.57mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 2015 1931, 1987
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 2016 2016
Oct 2016–Apr 2017
7-Month
16.72"
(424.69mm)
12.29"
(312.17mm)
4.43"
(112.52mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 2015 1925
6th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 2019
Sep 2016–Apr 2017
8-Month
22.71"
(576.83mm)
16.06"
(407.92mm)
6.65"
(168.91mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 2016 1957
3rd Wettest Wettest to Date 2020
Aug 2016–Apr 2017
9-Month
27.92"
(709.17mm)
19.85"
(504.19mm)
8.07"
(204.98mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 2016 1931
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2019
Jul 2016–Apr 2017
10-Month
33.12"
(841.25mm)
23.68"
(601.47mm)
9.44"
(239.78mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 2016 1931
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1973
Jun 2016–Apr 2017
11-Month
38.48"
(977.39mm)
27.80"
(706.12mm)
10.68"
(271.27mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 2016 1977
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 2011 2011
May 2016–Apr 2017
12-Month
41.54"
(1,055.12mm)
31.32"
(795.53mm)
10.22"
(259.59mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 2016 1977
4th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 2019
Nov 2015–Apr 2017
18-Month
57.04"
(1,448.82mm)
41.18"
(1,045.97mm)
15.86"
(402.85mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 2016 1964
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2017
May 2015–Apr 2017
24-Month
80.60"
(2,047.24mm)
62.64"
(1,591.06mm)
17.96"
(456.18mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 2016 1931
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2020
May 2014–Apr 2017
36-Month
113.76"
(2,889.50mm)
93.91"
(2,385.31mm)
19.85"
(504.19mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 2016 1911
4th Wettest Wettest to Date 2020
May 2013–Apr 2017
48-Month
148.73"
(3,777.74mm)
125.14"
(3,178.56mm)
23.59"
(599.18mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 2016 1934
3rd Wettest Wettest to Date 2020
May 2012–Apr 2017
60-Month
180.64"
(4,588.26mm)
156.37"
(3,971.80mm)
24.27"
(616.46mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 2016 1934
4th Wettest Wettest to Date 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published April 2021, retrieved on May 6, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/