Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Wisconsin

Precipitation Rankings, May 1986

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1986
1-Month
2.14"
(54.36mm)
3.54"
(89.92mm)
-1.40"
(-35.56mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1981 1925
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 2004
Apr–May 1986
2-Month
5.00"
(127.00mm)
6.17"
(156.72mm)
-1.17"
(-29.72mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1980 1931
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1973
Ties: 1935
Mar–May 1986
3-Month
6.85"
(173.99mm)
7.97"
(202.44mm)
-1.12"
(-28.45mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1980 1925
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1973
Ties: 1930
Feb–May 1986
4-Month
8.15"
(207.01mm)
9.00"
(228.60mm)
-0.85"
(-21.59mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1980 1925
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1973
Jan–May 1986
5-Month
8.82"
(224.03mm)
10.15"
(257.81mm)
-1.33"
(-33.78mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1980 1925
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1973
Dec 1985–May 1986
6-Month
10.43"
(264.92mm)
11.41"
(289.81mm)
-0.98"
(-24.89mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1980 1931
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1973
Nov 1985–May 1986
7-Month
14.69"
(373.13mm)
13.40"
(340.36mm)
1.29"
(32.77mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1982 1931
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1973
Oct 1985–May 1986
8-Month
17.94"
(455.68mm)
15.83"
(402.08mm)
2.11"
(53.60mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1984 1925
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 2019
Sep 1985–May 1986
9-Month
24.19"
(614.43mm)
19.60"
(497.84mm)
4.59"
(116.59mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1985 1925
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 2019
Aug 1985–May 1986
10-Month
29.02"
(737.11mm)
23.39"
(594.11mm)
5.63"
(143.00mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1985 1931
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2019
Jul 1985–May 1986
11-Month
32.32"
(820.93mm)
27.22"
(691.39mm)
5.10"
(129.54mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1985 1931
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 1973
Jun 1985–May 1986
12-Month
35.30"
(896.62mm)
31.35"
(796.29mm)
3.95"
(100.33mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1984 1934
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1985 2019
Dec 1984–May 1986
18-Month
47.90"
(1,216.66mm)
42.74"
(1,085.60mm)
5.16"
(131.06mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1985 1931
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1983 2017
Jun 1984–May 1986
24-Month
71.02"
(1,803.91mm)
62.67"
(1,591.82mm)
8.35"
(212.09mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1985 1931
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2020
Jun 1983–May 1986
36-Month
104.63"
(2,657.60mm)
93.95"
(2,386.33mm)
10.68"
(271.27mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1984 1911
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 2019
Jun 1982–May 1986
48-Month
140.66"
(3,572.76mm)
125.18"
(3,179.57mm)
15.48"
(393.19mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1985 1934
7th Wettest Wettest to Date 2020
Jun 1981–May 1986
60-Month
173.59"
(4,409.19mm)
156.40"
(3,972.56mm)
17.19"
(436.63mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1984 1934
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published June 2022, retrieved on July 7, 2022 from https://www.ncei.noaa.gov/cag/