Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Wisconsin

Precipitation Rankings, May 1921

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1921
1-Month
3.46"
(87.88mm)
3.54"
(89.92mm)
-0.08"
(-2.04mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1920 1925
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1918 2004
Apr–May 1921
2-Month
7.62"
(193.55mm)
6.17"
(156.72mm)
1.45"
(36.83mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1920 1931
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1918 1973
Ties: 1978
Mar–May 1921
3-Month
9.86"
(250.44mm)
7.97"
(202.44mm)
1.89"
(48.00mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1920 1925
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1918 1973
Feb–May 1921
4-Month
10.55"
(267.97mm)
9.00"
(228.60mm)
1.55"
(39.37mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1920 1925
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1918 1973
Jan–May 1921
5-Month
11.06"
(280.92mm)
10.15"
(257.81mm)
0.91"
(23.11mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1920 1925
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1918 1973
Dec 1920–May 1921
6-Month
12.95"
(328.93mm)
11.41"
(289.81mm)
1.54"
(39.12mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1920 1931
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1918 1973
Nov 1920–May 1921
7-Month
15.25"
(387.35mm)
13.40"
(340.36mm)
1.85"
(46.99mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1920 1931
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1973
Ties: 2002, 2008
Oct 1920–May 1921
8-Month
17.50"
(444.50mm)
15.83"
(402.08mm)
1.67"
(42.42mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1919 1925
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1920 2019
Sep 1920–May 1921
9-Month
19.39"
(492.51mm)
19.60"
(497.84mm)
-0.21"
(-5.33mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1919 1925
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1920 2019
Aug 1920–May 1921
10-Month
22.06"
(560.32mm)
23.39"
(594.11mm)
-1.33"
(-33.79mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1914 1931
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1920 2019
Ties: 1967
Jul 1920–May 1921
11-Month
24.51"
(622.55mm)
27.22"
(691.39mm)
-2.71"
(-68.84mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1911 1931
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1920 1973
Ties: 1968
Jun 1920–May 1921
12-Month
30.95"
(786.13mm)
31.35"
(796.29mm)
-0.40"
(-10.16mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1919 1934
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1920 2019
Ties: 1961
Dec 1919–May 1921
18-Month
41.88"
(1,063.75mm)
42.74"
(1,085.60mm)
-0.86"
(-21.85mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1919 1931
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1920 2017
Jun 1919–May 1921
24-Month
64.79"
(1,645.67mm)
62.67"
(1,591.82mm)
2.12"
(53.85mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1920 1931
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1917 2020
Jun 1918–May 1921
36-Month
92.10"
(2,339.34mm)
93.95"
(2,386.33mm)
-1.85"
(-46.99mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1920 1911
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1918 2019
Jun 1917–May 1921
48-Month
122.95"
(3,122.93mm)
125.18"
(3,179.57mm)
-2.23"
(-56.64mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1913 1934
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1920 2020
Jun 1916–May 1921
60-Month
154.04"
(3,912.62mm)
156.40"
(3,972.56mm)
-2.36"
(-59.94mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1914 1934
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1920 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, Precipitation, published September 2022, retrieved on October 5, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/