Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Wisconsin

Precipitation Rankings, October 1998

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
October 1998
1-Month
2.74"
(69.60mm)
2.38"
(60.45mm)
0.36"
(9.15mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1997 1952
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1996 1900
Sep–Oct 1998
2-Month
5.04"
(128.02mm)
6.13"
(155.70mm)
-1.09"
(-27.68mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1993 1952
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1900
Aug–Oct 1998
3-Month
9.25"
(234.95mm)
9.91"
(251.71mm)
-0.66"
(-16.76mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1996 1976
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1900
Ties: 1927
Jul–Oct 1998
4-Month
10.96"
(278.38mm)
13.70"
(347.98mm)
-2.74"
(-69.60mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1976 1976
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1900
Jun–Oct 1998
5-Month
17.18"
(436.37mm)
17.88"
(454.15mm)
-0.70"
(-17.78mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1992 1976
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2010
May–Oct 1998
6-Month
20.60"
(523.24mm)
21.42"
(544.07mm)
-0.82"
(-20.83mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1992 1976
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2010
Apr–Oct 1998
7-Month
22.94"
(582.68mm)
24.04"
(610.62mm)
-1.10"
(-27.94mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1997 1976
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2019
Mar–Oct 1998
8-Month
26.59"
(675.39mm)
25.84"
(656.34mm)
0.75"
(19.05mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1997 1910
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 2019
Feb–Oct 1998
9-Month
28.18"
(715.77mm)
26.87"
(682.50mm)
1.31"
(33.27mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1997 1910
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1995 2019
Jan–Oct 1998
10-Month
29.97"
(761.24mm)
28.02"
(711.71mm)
1.95"
(49.53mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1997 1910
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1993 2019
Ties: 2000
Dec 1997–Oct 1998
11-Month
30.60"
(777.24mm)
29.29"
(743.97mm)
1.31"
(33.27mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1997 1910
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1993 2019
Nov 1997–Oct 1998
12-Month
31.33"
(795.78mm)
31.27"
(794.26mm)
0.06"
(1.52mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1997 1948
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2019
Ties: 1943
May 1997–Oct 1998
18-Month
52.70"
(1,338.58mm)
52.74"
(1,339.60mm)
-0.04"
(-1.02mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1989 1910
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2019
Nov 1996–Oct 1998
24-Month
62.49"
(1,587.25mm)
62.60"
(1,590.04mm)
-0.11"
(-2.79mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1990 1964
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2017
Nov 1995–Oct 1998
36-Month
94.36"
(2,396.74mm)
93.90"
(2,385.06mm)
0.46"
(11.68mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1990 1989
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2019
Nov 1994–Oct 1998
48-Month
127.02"
(3,226.31mm)
125.16"
(3,179.06mm)
1.86"
(47.25mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1997 1958
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2019
Nov 1993–Oct 1998
60-Month
157.53"
(4,001.26mm)
156.40"
(3,972.56mm)
1.13"
(28.70mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1992 1934
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published June 2022, retrieved on July 1, 2022 from https://www.ncei.noaa.gov/cag/