Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Wisconsin

Precipitation Rankings, January 2020

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 2020
1-Month
1.34"
(34.04mm)
1.15"
(29.21mm)
0.19"
(4.83mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 2018 1981
39th Wettest Wettest since: 2019 1969
Ties: 1960, 1976
Dec 2019–Jan 2020
2-Month
4.00"
(101.60mm)
2.42"
(61.47mm)
1.58"
(40.13mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 2019 1961
6th Wettest Wettest since: 2017 1969
Nov 2019–Jan 2020
3-Month
6.03"
(153.16mm)
4.40"
(111.76mm)
1.63"
(41.40mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 2019 1977
20th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 2016
Oct 2019–Jan 2020
4-Month
10.91"
(277.11mm)
6.83"
(173.48mm)
4.08"
(103.63mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 2019 1977
4th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 2016
Sep 2019–Jan 2020
5-Month
17.94"
(455.68mm)
10.60"
(269.24mm)
7.34"
(186.44mm)
126th Driest Driest since: 2019 1977
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2020
Aug 2019–Jan 2020
6-Month
21.48"
(545.59mm)
14.39"
(365.51mm)
7.09"
(180.08mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 2018 1977
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 2019 2019
Jul 2019–Jan 2020
7-Month
26.81"
(680.97mm)
18.22"
(462.79mm)
8.59"
(218.18mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 2019 1977
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 1901 1901
Jun 2019–Jan 2020
8-Month
30.72"
(780.29mm)
22.35"
(567.69mm)
8.37"
(212.60mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 2019 1977
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 2011 2011
May 2019–Jan 2020
9-Month
36.28"
(921.51mm)
25.86"
(656.84mm)
10.42"
(264.67mm)
126th Driest Driest since: 2019 1977
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2020
Apr 2019–Jan 2020
10-Month
40.00"
(1,016.00mm)
28.49"
(723.65mm)
11.51"
(292.35mm)
126th Driest Driest since: 2019 1977
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2020
Mar 2019–Jan 2020
11-Month
41.34"
(1,050.04mm)
30.29"
(769.37mm)
11.05"
(280.67mm)
126th Driest Driest since: 2019 1977
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2020
Feb 2019–Jan 2020
12-Month
44.46"
(1,129.28mm)
31.32"
(795.53mm)
13.14"
(333.75mm)
126th Driest Driest since: 2019 1911
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2020
Aug 2018–Jan 2020
18-Month
66.22"
(1,681.99mm)
45.74"
(1,161.80mm)
20.48"
(520.19mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 2019 1911
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2020
Feb 2018–Jan 2020
24-Month
84.43"
(2,144.52mm)
62.64"
(1,591.06mm)
21.79"
(553.46mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 2019 1990
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2020
Feb 2017–Jan 2020
36-Month
121.17"
(3,077.72mm)
93.90"
(2,385.06mm)
27.27"
(692.66mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 2019 1990
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2020
Feb 2016–Jan 2020
48-Month
161.75"
(4,108.45mm)
125.15"
(3,178.81mm)
36.60"
(929.64mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 2019 1934
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2020
Feb 2015–Jan 2020
60-Month
197.94"
(5,027.68mm)
156.40"
(3,972.56mm)
41.54"
(1,055.12mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 2019 1934
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2021, retrieved on September 22, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/