Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Wisconsin

Precipitation Rankings, December 1987

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1987
1-Month
2.06"
(52.32mm)
1.27"
(32.26mm)
0.79"
(20.06mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1986 1913
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2015
Nov–Dec 1987
2-Month
4.94"
(125.48mm)
3.27"
(83.06mm)
1.67"
(42.42mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1986 1976
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 2015
Oct–Dec 1987
3-Month
6.84"
(173.74mm)
5.65"
(143.51mm)
1.19"
(30.23mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1986 1976
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 2015
Ties: 1977
Sep–Dec 1987
4-Month
9.66"
(245.36mm)
9.40"
(238.76mm)
0.26"
(6.60mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1981 1976
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1911
Ties: 1903
Aug–Dec 1987
5-Month
13.45"
(341.63mm)
13.18"
(334.77mm)
0.27"
(6.86mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1981 1976
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2018
Jul–Dec 1987
6-Month
18.79"
(477.27mm)
16.97"
(431.04mm)
1.82"
(46.23mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1981 1976
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1900
Jun–Dec 1987
7-Month
21.13"
(536.70mm)
21.15"
(537.21mm)
-0.02"
(-0.51mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1979 1976
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2010
May–Dec 1987
8-Month
24.45"
(621.03mm)
24.69"
(627.13mm)
-0.24"
(-6.10mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1981 1976
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2010
Apr–Dec 1987
9-Month
26.38"
(670.05mm)
27.32"
(693.93mm)
-0.94"
(-23.88mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1979 1976
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2010
Mar–Dec 1987
10-Month
27.76"
(705.10mm)
29.12"
(739.65mm)
-1.36"
(-34.55mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1976 1976
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2016
Feb–Dec 1987
11-Month
27.91"
(708.91mm)
30.14"
(765.56mm)
-2.23"
(-56.65mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1976 1910
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1938
Ties: 1962
Jan–Dec 1987
12-Month
28.58"
(725.93mm)
31.29"
(794.77mm)
-2.71"
(-68.84mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1976 1910
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1938
Jul 1986–Dec 1987
18-Month
50.56"
(1,284.22mm)
48.37"
(1,228.60mm)
2.19"
(55.62mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1980 1976
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2016
Jan 1986–Dec 1987
24-Month
63.79"
(1,620.27mm)
62.61"
(1,590.29mm)
1.18"
(29.98mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1977 1989
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2018
Jan 1985–Dec 1987
36-Month
100.65"
(2,556.51mm)
93.92"
(2,385.57mm)
6.73"
(170.94mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1981 1989
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2018
Jan 1984–Dec 1987
48-Month
135.63"
(3,445.00mm)
125.17"
(3,179.32mm)
10.46"
(265.68mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1982 1958
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2018
Jan 1983–Dec 1987
60-Month
170.42"
(4,328.67mm)
156.42"
(3,973.07mm)
14.00"
(355.60mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1983 1933
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2018

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 17, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/