Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Wisconsin

Precipitation Rankings, August 1989

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1989
1-Month
3.99"
(101.35mm)
3.78"
(96.01mm)
0.21"
(5.34mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1987 1930
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1980
Jul–Aug 1989
2-Month
7.16"
(181.86mm)
7.58"
(192.53mm)
-0.42"
(-10.67mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1988 1930
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1900
Jun–Aug 1989
3-Month
9.79"
(248.67mm)
11.75"
(298.45mm)
-1.96"
(-49.78mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1988 1910
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2010
May–Aug 1989
4-Month
13.89"
(352.81mm)
15.29"
(388.37mm)
-1.40"
(-35.56mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1988 1976
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2010
Apr–Aug 1989
5-Month
15.32"
(389.13mm)
17.92"
(455.17mm)
-2.60"
(-66.04mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1988 1988
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1993
Mar–Aug 1989
6-Month
17.24"
(437.90mm)
19.72"
(500.89mm)
-2.48"
(-62.99mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1988 1910
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1993
Feb–Aug 1989
7-Month
17.71"
(449.83mm)
20.75"
(527.05mm)
-3.04"
(-77.22mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1988 1910
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1938
Jan–Aug 1989
8-Month
18.42"
(467.87mm)
21.89"
(556.01mm)
-3.47"
(-88.14mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1988 1910
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2017
Ties: 1976
Dec 1988–Aug 1989
9-Month
19.63"
(498.60mm)
23.16"
(588.26mm)
-3.53"
(-89.66mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1988 1931
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2017
Nov 1988–Aug 1989
10-Month
23.05"
(585.47mm)
25.14"
(638.56mm)
-2.09"
(-53.09mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1988 1931
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2016
Oct 1988–Aug 1989
11-Month
24.72"
(627.89mm)
27.58"
(700.53mm)
-2.86"
(-72.64mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1988 1931
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2016
Sep 1988–Aug 1989
12-Month
29.15"
(740.41mm)
31.35"
(796.29mm)
-2.20"
(-55.88mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1988 1931
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2019
Mar 1988–Aug 1989
18-Month
42.38"
(1,076.45mm)
51.04"
(1,296.42mm)
-8.66"
(-219.97mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1937 1931
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 2017
Sep 1987–Aug 1989
24-Month
53.67"
(1,363.22mm)
62.69"
(1,592.33mm)
-9.02"
(-229.11mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1964 1931
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 2020
Sep 1986–Aug 1989
36-Month
85.30"
(2,166.62mm)
94.00"
(2,387.60mm)
-8.70"
(-220.98mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1965 1958
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 2019
Sep 1985–Aug 1989
48-Month
123.17"
(3,128.52mm)
125.25"
(3,181.35mm)
-2.08"
(-52.83mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1978 1934
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 2020
Sep 1984–Aug 1989
60-Month
158.01"
(4,013.45mm)
156.50"
(3,975.10mm)
1.51"
(38.35mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1980 1934
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published February 2021, retrieved on March 5, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/