Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Wisconsin

Precipitation Rankings, December 1998

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1998
1-Month
0.69"
(17.53mm)
1.27"
(32.26mm)
-0.58"
(-14.73mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1997 1913
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2015
Nov–Dec 1998
2-Month
2.46"
(62.48mm)
3.27"
(83.06mm)
-0.81"
(-20.58mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1997 1976
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2015
Ties: 1925
Oct–Dec 1998
3-Month
5.20"
(132.08mm)
5.65"
(143.51mm)
-0.45"
(-11.43mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1997 1976
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2015
Sep–Dec 1998
4-Month
7.50"
(190.50mm)
9.40"
(238.76mm)
-1.90"
(-48.26mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1997 1976
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 1911
Aug–Dec 1998
5-Month
11.71"
(297.43mm)
13.18"
(334.77mm)
-1.47"
(-37.34mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1997 1976
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2018
Jul–Dec 1998
6-Month
13.42"
(340.87mm)
16.97"
(431.04mm)
-3.55"
(-90.17mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1989 1976
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1900
Jun–Dec 1998
7-Month
19.64"
(498.86mm)
21.15"
(537.21mm)
-1.51"
(-38.35mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1989 1976
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2010
May–Dec 1998
8-Month
23.06"
(585.72mm)
24.69"
(627.13mm)
-1.63"
(-41.41mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1997 1976
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2010
Apr–Dec 1998
9-Month
25.40"
(645.16mm)
27.32"
(693.93mm)
-1.92"
(-48.77mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1997 1976
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2010
Mar–Dec 1998
10-Month
29.05"
(737.87mm)
29.12"
(739.65mm)
-0.07"
(-1.78mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1997 1976
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2016
Feb–Dec 1998
11-Month
30.64"
(778.26mm)
30.14"
(765.56mm)
0.50"
(12.70mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1997 1910
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1938
Jan–Dec 1998
12-Month
32.43"
(823.72mm)
31.29"
(794.77mm)
1.14"
(28.95mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1997 1910
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 1938
Jul 1997–Dec 1998
18-Month
48.04"
(1,220.22mm)
48.37"
(1,228.60mm)
-0.33"
(-8.38mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1997 1976
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2016
Jan 1997–Dec 1998
24-Month
60.86"
(1,545.84mm)
62.61"
(1,590.29mm)
-1.75"
(-44.45mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1990 1989
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2018
Jan 1996–Dec 1998
36-Month
93.86"
(2,384.04mm)
93.92"
(2,385.57mm)
-0.06"
(-1.53mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1990 1989
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2018
Jan 1995–Dec 1998
48-Month
126.74"
(3,219.20mm)
125.17"
(3,179.32mm)
1.57"
(39.88mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1997 1958
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2018
Jan 1994–Dec 1998
60-Month
157.63"
(4,003.80mm)
156.42"
(3,973.07mm)
1.21"
(30.73mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1992 1933
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2018

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/