Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

Look up monthly rankings for 1-12, 18, 24, 36, 48, and 60-month time periods using the options below. Data and statistics are as of December 2019. For more information, please see Climatological Rankings.


Wisconsin

Precipitation Rankings, October 1988

View Period (Months):All1234567891011121824364860
Download: xml csv json
  • Record Driest
  • Bottom 1/10
  • Bottom 1/3
  • Normal
  • Top 1/3
  • Top 1/10
  • Record Wettest
Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
October 1988
1-Month
1.67"
(42.42mm)
2.38"
(60.45mm)
-0.71"
(-18.03mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1978 1952
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1900
Sep–Oct 1988
2-Month
6.10"
(154.94mm)
6.13"
(155.70mm)
-0.03"
(-0.76mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1987 1952
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1900
Aug–Oct 1988
3-Month
10.34"
(262.64mm)
9.91"
(251.71mm)
0.43"
(10.93mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1987 1976
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1900
Jul–Oct 1988
4-Month
12.95"
(328.93mm)
13.70"
(347.98mm)
-0.75"
(-19.05mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1976 1976
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1900
Jun–Oct 1988
5-Month
14.49"
(368.05mm)
17.88"
(454.15mm)
-3.39"
(-86.10mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1976 1976
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2010
May–Oct 1988
6-Month
15.81"
(401.57mm)
21.42"
(544.07mm)
-5.61"
(-142.50mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1976 1976
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2010
Apr–Oct 1988
7-Month
17.76"
(451.10mm)
24.04"
(610.62mm)
-6.28"
(-159.52mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1976 1976
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2019
Mar–Oct 1988
8-Month
19.33"
(490.98mm)
25.84"
(656.34mm)
-6.51"
(-165.36mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1976 1910
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2019
Feb–Oct 1988
9-Month
19.65"
(499.11mm)
26.87"
(682.50mm)
-7.22"
(-183.39mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1976 1910
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2019
Jan–Oct 1988
10-Month
20.96"
(532.38mm)
28.02"
(711.71mm)
-7.06"
(-179.33mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1976 1910
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2019
Dec 1987–Oct 1988
11-Month
23.02"
(584.71mm)
29.29"
(743.97mm)
-6.27"
(-159.26mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1976 1910
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2019
Nov 1987–Oct 1988
12-Month
25.90"
(657.86mm)
31.27"
(794.26mm)
-5.37"
(-136.40mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1987 1948
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2019
May 1987–Oct 1988
18-Month
45.41"
(1,153.41mm)
52.74"
(1,339.60mm)
-7.33"
(-186.19mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1977 1910
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2019
Nov 1986–Oct 1988
24-Month
51.18"
(1,299.97mm)
62.60"
(1,590.04mm)
-11.42"
(-290.07mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1964 1964
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2017
Nov 1985–Oct 1988
36-Month
90.62"
(2,301.75mm)
93.90"
(2,385.06mm)
-3.28"
(-83.31mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1977 1989
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2019
Nov 1984–Oct 1988
48-Month
126.03"
(3,201.16mm)
125.16"
(3,179.06mm)
0.87"
(22.10mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1978 1958
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2019
Nov 1983–Oct 1988
60-Month
161.76"
(4,108.70mm)
156.40"
(3,972.56mm)
5.36"
(136.14mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1979 1934
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 26, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/