Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Wisconsin

Precipitation Rankings, January 1898

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1898
1-Month
0.90"
(22.86mm)
1.15"
(29.21mm)
-0.25"
(-6.35mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1898 1981
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1969
Ties: 1953, 1965
Dec 1897–Jan 1898
2-Month
1.86"
(47.24mm)
2.42"
(61.47mm)
-0.56"
(-14.23mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1898 1961
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1969
Nov 1897–Jan 1898
3-Month
3.10"
(78.74mm)
4.40"
(111.76mm)
-1.30"
(-33.02mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1898 1977
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1897 2016
Oct 1897–Jan 1898
4-Month
4.72"
(119.89mm)
6.83"
(173.48mm)
-2.11"
(-53.59mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1896 1977
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 2016
Sep 1897–Jan 1898
5-Month
7.01"
(178.05mm)
10.60"
(269.24mm)
-3.59"
(-91.19mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1898 1977
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 2020
Aug 1897–Jan 1898
6-Month
9.70"
(246.38mm)
14.39"
(365.51mm)
-4.69"
(-119.13mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1898 1977
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1897 2019
Jul 1897–Jan 1898
7-Month
13.78"
(350.01mm)
18.22"
(462.79mm)
-4.44"
(-112.78mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1896 1977
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1901
Ties: 1924
Jun 1897–Jan 1898
8-Month
19.36"
(491.74mm)
22.35"
(567.69mm)
-2.99"
(-75.95mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1896 1977
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1897 2011
May 1897–Jan 1898
9-Month
21.28"
(540.51mm)
25.86"
(656.84mm)
-4.58"
(-116.33mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1896 1977
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 2020
Apr 1897–Jan 1898
10-Month
23.45"
(595.63mm)
28.49"
(723.65mm)
-5.04"
(-128.02mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1896 1977
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 2020
Mar 1897–Jan 1898
11-Month
26.07"
(662.18mm)
30.29"
(769.37mm)
-4.22"
(-107.19mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1896 1977
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 2020
Feb 1897–Jan 1898
12-Month
27.30"
(693.42mm)
31.32"
(795.53mm)
-4.02"
(-102.11mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1896 1911
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 2020
Aug 1896–Jan 1898
18-Month
42.15"
(1,070.61mm)
45.74"
(1,161.80mm)
-3.59"
(-91.19mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1898 1911
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 2020
Feb 1896–Jan 1898
24-Month
60.48"
(1,536.19mm)
62.64"
(1,591.06mm)
-2.16"
(-54.87mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1897 1990
89th Wettest Wettest to Date 2020
Feb 1895–Jan 1898
36-Month
83.28"
(2,115.31mm)
93.90"
(2,385.06mm)
-10.62"
(-269.75mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1898 1990
114th Wettest Wettest to Date 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, Precipitation, published September 2022, retrieved on October 4, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/