Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Wisconsin

Precipitation Rankings, October 1897

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
October 1897
1-Month
1.62"
(41.15mm)
2.38"
(60.45mm)
-0.76"
(-19.30mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1895 1952
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 1900
Ties: 1965
Sep–Oct 1897
2-Month
3.91"
(99.31mm)
6.13"
(155.70mm)
-2.22"
(-56.39mm)
13th Driest Driest to Date 1952
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 1900
Aug–Oct 1897
3-Month
6.60"
(167.64mm)
9.91"
(251.71mm)
-3.31"
(-84.07mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1895 1976
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 1900
Jul–Oct 1897
4-Month
10.68"
(271.27mm)
13.70"
(347.98mm)
-3.02"
(-76.71mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1895 1976
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 1900
Jun–Oct 1897
5-Month
16.26"
(413.00mm)
17.88"
(454.15mm)
-1.62"
(-41.15mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1896 1976
88th Wettest Wettest to Date 2010
Ties: 1927
May–Oct 1897
6-Month
18.18"
(461.77mm)
21.42"
(544.07mm)
-3.24"
(-82.30mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1895 1976
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 2010
Ties: 1989
Apr–Oct 1897
7-Month
20.35"
(516.89mm)
24.04"
(610.62mm)
-3.69"
(-93.73mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1895 1976
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 2019
Mar–Oct 1897
8-Month
22.97"
(583.44mm)
25.84"
(656.34mm)
-2.87"
(-72.90mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1895 1910
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1896 2019
Feb–Oct 1897
9-Month
24.20"
(614.68mm)
26.87"
(682.50mm)
-2.67"
(-67.82mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1895 1910
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 2019
Ties: 1898
Jan–Oct 1897
10-Month
26.12"
(663.45mm)
28.02"
(711.71mm)
-1.90"
(-48.26mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1895 1910
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 2019
Dec 1896–Oct 1897
11-Month
26.93"
(684.02mm)
29.29"
(743.97mm)
-2.36"
(-59.95mm)
34th Driest Driest to Date 1910
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1896 2019
Nov 1896–Oct 1897
12-Month
29.89"
(759.21mm)
31.27"
(794.26mm)
-1.38"
(-35.05mm)
41st Driest Driest to Date 1948
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 2019
May 1896–Oct 1897
18-Month
50.58"
(1,284.73mm)
52.74"
(1,339.60mm)
-2.16"
(-54.87mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1896 1910
83rd Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Nov 1895–Oct 1897
24-Month
61.30"
(1,557.02mm)
62.60"
(1,590.04mm)
-1.30"
(-33.02mm)
42nd Driest Driest to Date 1964
82nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2017

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 23, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/