Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Wisconsin

Precipitation Rankings, October 1979

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
October 1979
1-Month
3.64"
(92.46mm)
2.38"
(60.45mm)
1.26"
(32.01mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1978 1952
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1900
Ties: 1967, 1982
Sep–Oct 1979
2-Month
4.63"
(117.60mm)
6.13"
(155.70mm)
-1.50"
(-38.10mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1976 1952
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1900
Aug–Oct 1979
3-Month
9.77"
(248.16mm)
9.91"
(251.71mm)
-0.14"
(-3.55mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1976 1976
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1900
Jul–Oct 1979
4-Month
13.19"
(335.03mm)
13.70"
(347.98mm)
-0.51"
(-12.95mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1976 1976
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1900
Jun–Oct 1979
5-Month
17.54"
(445.52mm)
17.88"
(454.15mm)
-0.34"
(-8.63mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1976 1976
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 2010
May–Oct 1979
6-Month
21.25"
(539.75mm)
21.42"
(544.07mm)
-0.17"
(-4.32mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1976 1976
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 2010
Apr–Oct 1979
7-Month
23.16"
(588.26mm)
24.04"
(610.62mm)
-0.88"
(-22.36mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1976 1976
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1978 2019
Mar–Oct 1979
8-Month
26.68"
(677.67mm)
25.84"
(656.34mm)
0.84"
(21.33mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1976 1910
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 2019
Feb–Oct 1979
9-Month
27.96"
(710.18mm)
26.87"
(682.50mm)
1.09"
(27.68mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1976 1910
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 2019
Jan–Oct 1979
10-Month
29.50"
(749.30mm)
28.02"
(711.71mm)
1.48"
(37.59mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1976 1910
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 2019
Dec 1978–Oct 1979
11-Month
30.84"
(783.34mm)
29.29"
(743.97mm)
1.55"
(39.37mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1976 1910
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 2019
Nov 1978–Oct 1979
12-Month
33.11"
(840.99mm)
31.27"
(794.26mm)
1.84"
(46.73mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1977 1948
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 2019
May 1978–Oct 1979
18-Month
59.63"
(1,514.60mm)
52.74"
(1,339.60mm)
6.89"
(175.00mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1978 1910
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2019
Nov 1977–Oct 1979
24-Month
69.12"
(1,755.65mm)
62.60"
(1,590.04mm)
6.52"
(165.61mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1978 1964
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2017
Ties: 2010
Nov 1976–Oct 1979
36-Month
101.74"
(2,584.20mm)
93.90"
(2,385.06mm)
7.84"
(199.14mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1978 1989
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1974 2019
Nov 1975–Oct 1979
48-Month
127.28"
(3,232.91mm)
125.16"
(3,179.06mm)
2.12"
(53.85mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1978 1958
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 2019
Nov 1974–Oct 1979
60-Month
157.75"
(4,006.85mm)
156.40"
(3,972.56mm)
1.35"
(34.29mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1978 1934
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published May 2020, retrieved on May 29, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/