Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Wisconsin

Precipitation Rankings, April 2020

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 2020
1-Month
2.27"
(57.66mm)
2.63"
(66.80mm)
-0.36"
(-9.14mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 2016 1946
80th Wettest Wettest since: 2019 2008
Ties: 1912, 1983
Mar–Apr 2020
2-Month
5.31"
(134.87mm)
4.43"
(112.52mm)
0.88"
(22.35mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 2019 1915
35th Wettest Wettest since: 2017 1973
Feb–Apr 2020
3-Month
6.00"
(152.40mm)
5.46"
(138.68mm)
0.54"
(13.72mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 2018 1895
45th Wettest Wettest since: 2019 1951
Jan–Apr 2020
4-Month
7.34"
(186.44mm)
6.60"
(167.64mm)
0.74"
(18.80mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 2018 1895, 1958
41st Wettest Wettest since: 2019 2013
Dec 2019–Apr 2020
5-Month
10.00"
(254.00mm)
7.87"
(199.90mm)
2.13"
(54.10mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 2018 1931
15th Wettest Wettest since: 2019 2016
Ties: 1998
Nov 2019–Apr 2020
6-Month
12.03"
(305.56mm)
9.85"
(250.19mm)
2.18"
(55.37mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 2018 1931, 1987
21st Wettest Wettest since: 2019 2016
Oct 2019–Apr 2020
7-Month
16.91"
(429.51mm)
12.29"
(312.17mm)
4.62"
(117.34mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 2018 1925
4th Wettest Wettest since: 2019 2019
Sep 2019–Apr 2020
8-Month
23.94"
(608.08mm)
16.06"
(407.92mm)
7.88"
(200.16mm)
126th Driest Driest since: 2019 1957
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2020
Aug 2019–Apr 2020
9-Month
27.48"
(697.99mm)
19.85"
(504.19mm)
7.63"
(193.80mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 2018 1931
4th Wettest Wettest since: 2019 2019
Jul 2019–Apr 2020
10-Month
32.81"
(833.37mm)
23.68"
(601.47mm)
9.13"
(231.90mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 2018 1931
4th Wettest Wettest since: 2019 1973
Jun 2019–Apr 2020
11-Month
36.72"
(932.69mm)
27.80"
(706.12mm)
8.92"
(226.57mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 2018 1977
5th Wettest Wettest since: 2019 2011
May 2019–Apr 2020
12-Month
42.28"
(1,073.91mm)
31.32"
(795.53mm)
10.96"
(278.38mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 2018 1977
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 2019 2019
Nov 2018–Apr 2020
18-Month
55.38"
(1,406.65mm)
41.18"
(1,045.97mm)
14.20"
(360.68mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 2019 1964
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 2017 2017
May 2018–Apr 2020
24-Month
85.47"
(2,170.94mm)
62.64"
(1,591.06mm)
22.83"
(579.88mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 2019 1931
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2020
May 2017–Apr 2020
36-Month
119.25"
(3,028.95mm)
93.91"
(2,385.31mm)
25.34"
(643.64mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 2019 1911
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2020
May 2016–Apr 2020
48-Month
160.79"
(4,084.07mm)
125.14"
(3,178.56mm)
35.65"
(905.51mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 2019 1934
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2020
May 2015–Apr 2020
60-Month
199.85"
(5,076.19mm)
156.37"
(3,971.80mm)
43.48"
(1,104.39mm)
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 May 2021, retrieved on May 15, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/