Wettest Summer on Record In La Crosse WI !

From June 1st through August 31st, the La Crosse Municipal Airport has received 20.93 inches of rain, making it the wettest summer on record. 

    Wettest Summers
     June 1-Aug 31
    in La Crosse WI
       1873-2010

      Precipitation
Rank     Total       Date
----  -------------  ----

  1   20.93 inches   2010

  2   20.32 inches   2007
  3   20.12 inches   1990
  4   19.88 inches   1993
  5   19.82 inches   1981
  6   19.38 inches   1899
  7   18.08 inches   1928
  8   17.89 inches   1953
  9   17.87 inches   1952
  10  17.39 inches   1978

Also, measurable rainfall (0.01 inches or greater) has fallen 39 out of 92 days. Normally during an entire summer, measurable rain falls on 31 days. The greatest number of days with measurable rain in a summer was 42 days back in 1997. In contrast, the least number of days with measurable rain was 16 days back in 1894.



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