Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Wisconsin

Precipitation Rankings, May 2019

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 2019
1-Month
5.56"
(141.22mm)
3.54"
(89.92mm)
2.02"
(51.30mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 2018 1925
8th Wettest Wettest since: 2004 2004
Apr–May 2019
2-Month
9.28"
(235.71mm)
6.17"
(156.72mm)
3.11"
(78.99mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 2018 1931
8th Wettest Wettest since: 2017 1973
Mar–May 2019
3-Month
10.62"
(269.75mm)
7.97"
(202.44mm)
2.65"
(67.31mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 2018 1925
9th Wettest Wettest since: 2017 1973
Feb–May 2019
4-Month
13.74"
(349.00mm)
9.00"
(228.60mm)
4.74"
(120.40mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 2018 1925
4th Wettest Wettest since: 2013 1973
Jan–May 2019
5-Month
15.17"
(385.32mm)
10.15"
(257.81mm)
5.02"
(127.51mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 2018 1925
4th Wettest Wettest since: 2013 1973
Dec 2018–May 2019
6-Month
16.72"
(424.69mm)
11.41"
(289.81mm)
5.31"
(134.88mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 2018 1931
4th Wettest Wettest since: 2017 1973
Nov 2018–May 2019
7-Month
18.66"
(473.96mm)
13.40"
(340.36mm)
5.26"
(133.60mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 2018 1931
4th Wettest Wettest since: 2017 1973
Oct 2018–May 2019
8-Month
23.91"
(607.31mm)
15.83"
(402.08mm)
8.08"
(205.23mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 2018 1925
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Sep 2018–May 2019
9-Month
29.43"
(747.52mm)
19.60"
(497.84mm)
9.83"
(249.68mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 2018 1925
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Aug 2018–May 2019
10-Month
35.50"
(901.70mm)
23.39"
(594.11mm)
12.11"
(307.59mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 2018 1931
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Jul 2018–May 2019
11-Month
38.61"
(980.69mm)
27.22"
(691.39mm)
11.39"
(289.30mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 2018 1931
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1973
Jun 2018–May 2019
12-Month
44.05"
(1,118.87mm)
31.35"
(796.29mm)
12.70"
(322.58mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 2018 1934
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Dec 2017–May 2019
18-Month
55.98"
(1,421.89mm)
42.74"
(1,085.60mm)
13.24"
(336.29mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 2018 1931
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 2017 2017
Jun 2017–May 2019
24-Month
77.59"
(1,970.79mm)
62.67"
(1,591.82mm)
14.92"
(378.97mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 2018 1931
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 2017 2020
Jun 2016–May 2019
36-Month
121.01"
(3,073.65mm)
93.95"
(2,386.33mm)
27.06"
(687.32mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 2018 1911
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Jun 2015–May 2019
48-Month
158.48"
(4,025.39mm)
125.18"
(3,179.57mm)
33.30"
(845.82mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 2018 1934
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2020
Jun 2014–May 2019
60-Month
192.49"
(4,889.25mm)
156.40"
(3,972.56mm)
36.09"
(916.69mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 2018 1934
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2021, retrieved on January 15, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/