Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Wisconsin

Precipitation Rankings, August 1988

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1988
1-Month
4.24"
(107.70mm)
3.78"
(96.01mm)
0.46"
(11.69mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1987 1930
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1980
Jul–Aug 1988
2-Month
6.85"
(173.99mm)
7.58"
(192.53mm)
-0.73"
(-18.54mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1984 1930
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1900
Jun–Aug 1988
3-Month
8.39"
(213.11mm)
11.75"
(298.45mm)
-3.36"
(-85.34mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1976 1910
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2010
May–Aug 1988
4-Month
9.71"
(246.63mm)
15.29"
(388.37mm)
-5.58"
(-141.74mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1976 1976
126th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2010
Apr–Aug 1988
5-Month
11.66"
(296.16mm)
17.92"
(455.17mm)
-6.26"
(-159.01mm)
1st Driest Driest since: 1988 1988
128th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1993
Mar–Aug 1988
6-Month
13.23"
(336.04mm)
19.72"
(500.89mm)
-6.49"
(-164.85mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1910 1910
127th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1993
Feb–Aug 1988
7-Month
13.55"
(344.17mm)
20.75"
(527.05mm)
-7.20"
(-182.88mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1910 1910
127th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1938
Jan–Aug 1988
8-Month
14.86"
(377.44mm)
21.89"
(556.01mm)
-7.03"
(-178.57mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1910 1910
127th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2017
Dec 1987–Aug 1988
9-Month
16.92"
(429.77mm)
23.16"
(588.26mm)
-6.24"
(-158.49mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1934 1931
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2017
Nov 1987–Aug 1988
10-Month
19.80"
(502.92mm)
25.14"
(638.56mm)
-5.34"
(-135.64mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1963 1931
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2016
Oct 1987–Aug 1988
11-Month
21.70"
(551.18mm)
27.58"
(700.53mm)
-5.88"
(-149.35mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1963 1931
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2016
Sep 1987–Aug 1988
12-Month
24.52"
(622.81mm)
31.35"
(796.29mm)
-6.83"
(-173.48mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1963 1931
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2019
Mar 1987–Aug 1988
18-Month
42.62"
(1,082.55mm)
51.04"
(1,296.42mm)
-8.42"
(-213.87mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1964 1931
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2017
Sep 1986–Aug 1988
24-Month
56.15"
(1,426.21mm)
62.69"
(1,592.33mm)
-6.54"
(-166.12mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1977 1931
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2020
Sep 1985–Aug 1988
36-Month
94.02"
(2,388.11mm)
94.00"
(2,387.60mm)
0.02"
(0.51mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1978 1958
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2019
Sep 1984–Aug 1988
48-Month
128.86"
(3,273.04mm)
125.25"
(3,181.35mm)
3.61"
(91.69mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1979 1934
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2020
Sep 1983–Aug 1988
60-Month
163.24"
(4,146.30mm)
156.50"
(3,975.10mm)
6.74"
(171.20mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1981 1934
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, Precipitation, published September 2022, retrieved on October 2, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/