Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Wisconsin

Precipitation Rankings, May 1988

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1988
1-Month
1.32"
(33.53mm)
3.54"
(89.92mm)
-2.22"
(-56.39mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1934 1925
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2004
Apr–May 1988
2-Month
3.27"
(83.06mm)
6.17"
(156.72mm)
-2.90"
(-73.66mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1931 1931
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1973
Mar–May 1988
3-Month
4.84"
(122.94mm)
7.97"
(202.44mm)
-3.13"
(-79.50mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1934 1925
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1973
Feb–May 1988
4-Month
5.16"
(131.06mm)
9.00"
(228.60mm)
-3.84"
(-97.54mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1925 1925
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1973
Jan–May 1988
5-Month
6.47"
(164.34mm)
10.15"
(257.81mm)
-3.68"
(-93.47mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1958 1925
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1973
Dec 1987–May 1988
6-Month
8.53"
(216.66mm)
11.41"
(289.81mm)
-2.88"
(-73.15mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1987 1931
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1973
Nov 1987–May 1988
7-Month
11.41"
(289.81mm)
13.40"
(340.36mm)
-1.99"
(-50.55mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1987 1931
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1973
Oct 1987–May 1988
8-Month
13.31"
(338.07mm)
15.83"
(402.08mm)
-2.52"
(-64.01mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1987 1925
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2019
Sep 1987–May 1988
9-Month
16.13"
(409.70mm)
19.60"
(497.84mm)
-3.47"
(-88.14mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1980 1925
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2019
Aug 1987–May 1988
10-Month
19.92"
(505.97mm)
23.39"
(594.11mm)
-3.47"
(-88.14mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1977 1931
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2019
Jul 1987–May 1988
11-Month
25.26"
(641.60mm)
27.22"
(691.39mm)
-1.96"
(-49.79mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1980 1931
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1973
Jun 1987–May 1988
12-Month
27.60"
(701.04mm)
31.35"
(796.29mm)
-3.75"
(-95.25mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1977 1934
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2019
Dec 1986–May 1988
18-Month
35.55"
(902.97mm)
42.74"
(1,085.60mm)
-7.19"
(-182.63mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1977 1931
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2017
Jun 1986–May 1988
24-Month
61.44"
(1,560.58mm)
62.67"
(1,591.82mm)
-1.23"
(-31.24mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1978 1931
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2017
Jun 1985–May 1988
36-Month
96.74"
(2,457.20mm)
93.95"
(2,386.33mm)
2.79"
(70.87mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1982 1911
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2019
Jun 1984–May 1988
48-Month
132.46"
(3,364.48mm)
125.18"
(3,179.57mm)
7.28"
(184.91mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1983 1934
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2019
Jun 1983–May 1988
60-Month
166.07"
(4,218.18mm)
156.40"
(3,972.56mm)
9.67"
(245.62mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1984 1934
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 21, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/