March 2013 Climate Information

The March 2013 monthly climate summaries for Milwaukee and Madison have been posted, see the links below:

Milwaukee WI Monthly Climate Summary

Madison WI Monthly Climate Summary

The images below (from left to right) show the average temperature, departure from average temperature, the accumulated precipitation, and the percent of normal precipitation for March 2013. Click each map for a larger version. Maps are courtesy of the Midwest Regional Climate Center.


Average Temperature

Departure from Average Temperature

Accumulated Precipitation
Percent of Normal Precipitation


Outlook for April:
There are increased chances for above normal temperatures across most of south central and southeast Wisconsin. The April outlook also indicates an enhance likelihood for above normal precipitation for all of southern Wisconsin, according to the Climate Prediction Center. From the maps below, the latter shows about a 40% chance of above normal precipitation. Click each map for a larger version: 

April Temperature Outlook

April Precipitation Outlook

NWS Milwaukee/Sullivan, WI

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