Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Wisconsin

Precipitation Rankings, January 2021

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 2021
1-Month
0.84"
(21.34mm)
1.15"
(29.21mm)
-0.31"
(-7.87mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 2016 1981
81st Wettest Wettest since: 2020 1969
Ties: 2016
Dec 2020–Jan 2021
2-Month
1.61"
(40.89mm)
2.42"
(61.47mm)
-0.81"
(-20.58mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 2003 1961
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 2020 1969
Nov 2020–Jan 2021
3-Month
3.67"
(93.22mm)
4.40"
(111.76mm)
-0.73"
(-18.54mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 2018 1977
84th Wettest Wettest since: 2020 2016
Oct 2020–Jan 2021
4-Month
6.67"
(169.42mm)
6.83"
(173.48mm)
-0.16"
(-4.06mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 2012 1977
71st Wettest Wettest since: 2020 2016
Sep 2020–Jan 2021
5-Month
9.84"
(249.94mm)
10.60"
(269.24mm)
-0.76"
(-19.30mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 2018 1977
69th Wettest Wettest since: 2020 2020
Aug 2020–Jan 2021
6-Month
13.17"
(334.52mm)
14.39"
(365.51mm)
-1.22"
(-30.99mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 2013 1977
78th Wettest Wettest since: 2020 2019
Jul 2020–Jan 2021
7-Month
18.72"
(475.49mm)
18.22"
(462.79mm)
0.50"
(12.70mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 2018 1977
46th Wettest Wettest since: 2020 1901
Jun 2020–Jan 2021
8-Month
23.72"
(602.49mm)
22.35"
(567.69mm)
1.37"
(34.80mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 2014 1977
48th Wettest Wettest since: 2020 2011
May 2020–Jan 2021
9-Month
27.69"
(703.33mm)
25.86"
(656.84mm)
1.83"
(46.49mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 2014 1977
48th Wettest Wettest since: 2020 2020
Apr 2020–Jan 2021
10-Month
29.95"
(760.73mm)
28.49"
(723.65mm)
1.46"
(37.08mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 2013 1977
55th Wettest Wettest since: 2020 2020
Ties: 1903
Mar 2020–Jan 2021
11-Month
32.99"
(837.95mm)
30.29"
(769.37mm)
2.70"
(68.58mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 2013 1977
39th Wettest Wettest since: 2020 2020
Feb 2020–Jan 2021
12-Month
33.67"
(855.22mm)
31.32"
(795.53mm)
2.35"
(59.69mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 2013 1911
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 2020 2020
Aug 2019–Jan 2021
18-Month
55.15"
(1,400.81mm)
45.74"
(1,161.80mm)
9.41"
(239.01mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 2019 1911
7th Wettest Wettest since: 2020 2020
Feb 2019–Jan 2021
24-Month
78.13"
(1,984.50mm)
62.64"
(1,591.06mm)
15.49"
(393.44mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 2019 1990
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 2020 2020
Feb 2018–Jan 2021
36-Month
118.10"
(2,999.74mm)
93.90"
(2,385.06mm)
24.20"
(614.68mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 2019 1990
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 2020 2020
Feb 2017–Jan 2021
48-Month
154.84"
(3,932.94mm)
125.15"
(3,178.81mm)
29.69"
(754.13mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 2019 1934
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 2020 2020
Feb 2016–Jan 2021
60-Month
195.42"
(4,963.67mm)
156.40"
(3,972.56mm)
39.02"
(991.11mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 2019 1934
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 2020 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published July 2021, retrieved on August 1, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/