Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Wisconsin

Precipitation Rankings, December 1959

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1959
1-Month
2.27"
(57.66mm)
1.27"
(32.26mm)
1.00"
(25.40mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1958 1913
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1902 2015
Nov–Dec 1959
2-Month
3.73"
(94.74mm)
3.27"
(83.06mm)
0.46"
(11.68mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1958 1976
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 2015
Oct–Dec 1959
3-Month
7.83"
(198.88mm)
5.65"
(143.51mm)
2.18"
(55.37mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1958 1976
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1934 2015
Sep–Dec 1959
4-Month
13.08"
(332.23mm)
9.40"
(238.76mm)
3.68"
(93.47mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1958 1976
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 2019
Aug–Dec 1959
5-Month
19.96"
(506.98mm)
13.18"
(334.77mm)
6.78"
(172.21mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1958 1976
4th Wettest Wettest to Date 2018
Jul–Dec 1959
6-Month
23.76"
(603.50mm)
16.97"
(431.04mm)
6.79"
(172.46mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1958 1976
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1900 1900
Jun–Dec 1959
7-Month
26.68"
(677.67mm)
21.15"
(537.21mm)
5.53"
(140.46mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1958 1976
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1911 2010
May–Dec 1959
8-Month
31.13"
(790.70mm)
24.69"
(627.13mm)
6.44"
(163.57mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1958 1976
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 2019
Apr–Dec 1959
9-Month
33.17"
(842.52mm)
27.32"
(693.93mm)
5.85"
(148.59mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1958 1976
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 2019
Mar–Dec 1959
10-Month
35.06"
(890.52mm)
29.12"
(739.65mm)
5.94"
(150.87mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1958 1976
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2019
Feb–Dec 1959
11-Month
36.27"
(921.26mm)
30.14"
(765.56mm)
6.13"
(155.70mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1958 1910
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2019
Jan–Dec 1959
12-Month
37.01"
(940.05mm)
31.29"
(794.77mm)
5.72"
(145.28mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1958 1910
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2019
Jul 1958–Dec 1959
18-Month
52.34"
(1,329.44mm)
48.37"
(1,228.60mm)
3.97"
(100.84mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1958 1976
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2019
Jan 1958–Dec 1959
24-Month
61.46"
(1,561.08mm)
62.61"
(1,590.29mm)
-1.15"
(-29.21mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1958 1989
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2019
Ties: 1975
Jan 1957–Dec 1959
36-Month
89.69"
(2,278.13mm)
93.92"
(2,385.57mm)
-4.23"
(-107.44mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1958 1989
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2019
Jan 1956–Dec 1959
48-Month
116.84"
(2,967.74mm)
125.17"
(3,179.32mm)
-8.33"
(-211.58mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1958 1958
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 2019
Jan 1955–Dec 1959
60-Month
144.67"
(3,674.62mm)
156.42"
(3,973.07mm)
-11.75"
(-298.45mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1958 1933
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published August 2022, retrieved on August 17, 2022 from https://www.ncei.noaa.gov/cag/