Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Wisconsin

Precipitation Rankings, March 2020

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 2020
1-Month
3.05"
(77.47mm)
1.80"
(45.72mm)
1.25"
(31.75mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 2019 1910
11th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 1977
Feb–Mar 2020
2-Month
3.74"
(95.00mm)
2.83"
(71.88mm)
0.91"
(23.12mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 2018 1958
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 2019 1998
Jan–Mar 2020
3-Month
5.08"
(129.03mm)
3.98"
(101.09mm)
1.10"
(27.94mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 2018 1958
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 2019 1998
Dec 2019–Mar 2020
4-Month
7.74"
(196.60mm)
5.24"
(133.10mm)
2.50"
(63.50mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 2019 1958
6th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 2016
Nov 2019–Mar 2020
5-Month
9.77"
(248.16mm)
7.23"
(183.64mm)
2.54"
(64.52mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 2019 2003
9th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 2016
Oct 2019–Mar 2020
6-Month
14.65"
(372.11mm)
9.66"
(245.36mm)
4.99"
(126.75mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 2019 1925, 1964
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 2016 2016
Sep 2019–Mar 2020
7-Month
21.68"
(550.67mm)
13.43"
(341.12mm)
8.25"
(209.55mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 2019 1957
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2020
Aug 2019–Mar 2020
8-Month
25.22"
(640.59mm)
17.22"
(437.39mm)
8.00"
(203.20mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 2018 1977
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 2019 2019
Jul 2019–Mar 2020
9-Month
30.55"
(775.97mm)
21.05"
(534.67mm)
9.50"
(241.30mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 2019 1977
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 1901 1901
Jun 2019–Mar 2020
10-Month
34.46"
(875.28mm)
25.18"
(639.57mm)
9.28"
(235.71mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 2018 1977
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 2019 2011
May 2019–Mar 2020
11-Month
40.02"
(1,016.51mm)
28.69"
(728.73mm)
11.33"
(287.78mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 2019 1977
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2020
Apr 2019–Mar 2020
12-Month
43.74"
(1,111.00mm)
31.32"
(795.53mm)
12.42"
(315.47mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 2019 1977
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2020
Oct 2018–Mar 2020
18-Month
58.37"
(1,482.60mm)
41.00"
(1,041.40mm)
17.37"
(441.20mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 2019 1964
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2020
Apr 2018–Mar 2020
24-Month
85.74"
(2,177.80mm)
62.62"
(1,590.55mm)
23.12"
(587.25mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 2019 1934
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2020
Apr 2017–Mar 2020
36-Month
121.58"
(3,088.13mm)
93.89"
(2,384.81mm)
27.69"
(703.32mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 2019 1911
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2020
Apr 2016–Mar 2020
48-Month
160.74"
(4,082.80mm)
125.13"
(3,178.30mm)
35.61"
(904.50mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 2019 1934
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2020
Apr 2015–Mar 2020
60-Month
200.53"
(5,093.46mm)
156.39"
(3,972.31mm)
44.14"
(1,121.15mm)
121st 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 May 2020, retrieved on May 31, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/