Climate at a Glance

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Wisconsin

Precipitation Rankings, October 1989

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
October 1989
1-Month
2.41"
(61.21mm)
2.38"
(60.45mm)
0.03"
(0.76mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1988 1952
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1900
Sep–Oct 1989
2-Month
4.29"
(108.97mm)
6.13"
(155.70mm)
-1.84"
(-46.73mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1976 1952
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1900
Ties: 1918
Aug–Oct 1989
3-Month
8.28"
(210.31mm)
9.91"
(251.71mm)
-1.63"
(-41.40mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1976 1976
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1900
Ties: 1910
Jul–Oct 1989
4-Month
11.45"
(290.83mm)
13.70"
(347.98mm)
-2.25"
(-57.15mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1976 1976
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1900
Jun–Oct 1989
5-Month
14.08"
(357.63mm)
17.88"
(454.15mm)
-3.80"
(-96.52mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1976 1976
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 2010
May–Oct 1989
6-Month
18.18"
(461.77mm)
21.42"
(544.07mm)
-3.24"
(-82.30mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1988 1976
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2010
Ties: 1897
Apr–Oct 1989
7-Month
19.61"
(498.09mm)
24.04"
(610.62mm)
-4.43"
(-112.53mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1988 1976
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2019
Mar–Oct 1989
8-Month
21.53"
(546.86mm)
25.84"
(656.34mm)
-4.31"
(-109.48mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1988 1910
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2019
Feb–Oct 1989
9-Month
22.00"
(558.80mm)
26.87"
(682.50mm)
-4.87"
(-123.70mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1988 1910
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2019
Jan–Oct 1989
10-Month
22.71"
(576.83mm)
28.02"
(711.71mm)
-5.31"
(-134.88mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1988 1910
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2019
Dec 1988–Oct 1989
11-Month
23.92"
(607.57mm)
29.29"
(743.97mm)
-5.37"
(-136.40mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1988 1910
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2019
Nov 1988–Oct 1989
12-Month
27.34"
(694.44mm)
31.27"
(794.26mm)
-3.93"
(-99.82mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1988 1948
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2019
May 1988–Oct 1989
18-Month
43.15"
(1,096.01mm)
52.74"
(1,339.60mm)
-9.59"
(-243.59mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1948 1910
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1988 2019
Nov 1987–Oct 1989
24-Month
53.24"
(1,352.30mm)
62.60"
(1,590.04mm)
-9.36"
(-237.74mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1988 1964
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2017
Nov 1986–Oct 1989
36-Month
78.52"
(1,994.41mm)
93.90"
(2,385.06mm)
-15.38"
(-390.65mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1989
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1988 2019
Nov 1985–Oct 1989
48-Month
117.96"
(2,996.18mm)
125.16"
(3,179.06mm)
-7.20"
(-182.88mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1977 1958
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1988 2019
Ties: 1965
Nov 1984–Oct 1989
60-Month
153.37"
(3,895.60mm)
156.40"
(3,972.56mm)
-3.03"
(-76.96mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1967 1934
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 2019
Ties: 1927

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published February 2020, retrieved on February 23, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/