Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Wisconsin

Precipitation Rankings, August 2018

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 2018
1-Month
6.07"
(154.18mm)
3.78"
(96.01mm)
2.29"
(58.17mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 2017 1930
8th Wettest Wettest since: 2007 1980
Ties: 1928
Jul–Aug 2018
2-Month
9.18"
(233.17mm)
7.58"
(192.53mm)
1.60"
(40.64mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 2017 1930
20th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 1900
Jun–Aug 2018
3-Month
14.62"
(371.35mm)
11.75"
(298.45mm)
2.87"
(72.90mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 2017 1910
16th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 2010
May–Aug 2018
4-Month
19.32"
(490.73mm)
15.29"
(388.37mm)
4.03"
(102.36mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 2016 1976
10th Wettest Wettest since: 2017 2010
Apr–Aug 2018
5-Month
21.85"
(554.99mm)
17.92"
(455.17mm)
3.93"
(99.82mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 2016 1988
15th Wettest Wettest since: 2017 1993
Mar–Aug 2018
6-Month
22.77"
(578.36mm)
19.72"
(500.89mm)
3.05"
(77.47mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 2015 1910
26th Wettest Wettest since: 2017 1993
Feb–Aug 2018
7-Month
24.28"
(616.71mm)
20.75"
(527.05mm)
3.53"
(89.66mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 2015 1910
21st Wettest Wettest since: 2017 1938
Jan–Aug 2018
8-Month
25.48"
(647.19mm)
21.89"
(556.01mm)
3.59"
(91.18mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 2015 1910
19th Wettest Wettest since: 2017 2017
Dec 2017–Aug 2018
9-Month
26.55"
(674.37mm)
23.16"
(588.26mm)
3.39"
(86.11mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 2015 1931
26th Wettest Wettest since: 2017 2017
Nov 2017–Aug 2018
10-Month
27.46"
(697.48mm)
25.14"
(638.56mm)
2.32"
(58.92mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 2015 1931
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 2017 2016
Oct 2017–Aug 2018
11-Month
31.76"
(806.70mm)
27.58"
(700.53mm)
4.18"
(106.17mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 2015 1931
20th Wettest Wettest since: 2017 2016
Sep 2017–Aug 2018
12-Month
33.66"
(854.96mm)
31.35"
(796.29mm)
2.31"
(58.67mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 2015 1931
38th Wettest Wettest since: 2017 2019
Mar 2017–Aug 2018
18-Month
59.68"
(1,515.87mm)
51.04"
(1,296.42mm)
8.64"
(219.45mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 2015 1931
11th Wettest Wettest since: 2017 2017
Sep 2016–Aug 2018
24-Month
75.81"
(1,925.57mm)
62.69"
(1,592.33mm)
13.12"
(333.24mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 2016 1931
4th Wettest Wettest since: 2017 2020
Sep 2015–Aug 2018
36-Month
117.23"
(2,977.64mm)
94.00"
(2,387.60mm)
23.23"
(590.04mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 2017 1958
3rd Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Sep 2014–Aug 2018
48-Month
148.64"
(3,775.46mm)
125.25"
(3,181.35mm)
23.39"
(594.11mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 2016 1934
4th Wettest Wettest since: 2017 2020
Sep 2013–Aug 2018
60-Month
185.02"
(4,699.51mm)
156.50"
(3,975.10mm)
28.52"
(724.41mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 2016 1934
4th Wettest Wettest since: 2017 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published May 2021, retrieved on May 13, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/