Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Illinois

Precipitation Rankings, October 1908

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
October 1908
1-Month
0.50"
(12.70mm)
2.79"
(70.87mm)
-2.29"
(-58.17mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1897 1964
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1907 1941
Sep–Oct 1908
2-Month
1.78"
(45.21mm)
6.29"
(159.77mm)
-4.51"
(-114.56mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1897 1897
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1907 1941
Aug–Oct 1908
3-Month
4.16"
(105.66mm)
9.78"
(248.41mm)
-5.62"
(-142.75mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1897 1897
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1907 1926
Jul–Oct 1908
4-Month
7.53"
(191.26mm)
13.42"
(340.87mm)
-5.89"
(-149.61mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1897 1897
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1907 1993
Jun–Oct 1908
5-Month
10.36"
(263.14mm)
17.50"
(444.50mm)
-7.14"
(-181.36mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1908
125th Wettest Wettest since: 1907 1993
May–Oct 1908
6-Month
18.20"
(462.28mm)
21.59"
(548.39mm)
-3.39"
(-86.11mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1901 1897
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1907 1993
Apr–Oct 1908
7-Month
22.69"
(576.33mm)
25.30"
(642.62mm)
-2.61"
(-66.29mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1906 1988
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1907 2009
Mar–Oct 1908
8-Month
25.83"
(656.08mm)
28.39"
(721.11mm)
-2.56"
(-65.03mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1906 1988
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1907 2009
Feb–Oct 1908
9-Month
30.15"
(765.81mm)
30.25"
(768.35mm)
-0.10"
(-2.54mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1906 1988
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1907 2009
Jan–Oct 1908
10-Month
31.59"
(802.39mm)
32.38"
(822.45mm)
-0.79"
(-20.06mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1906 1901
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1907 2019
Dec 1907–Oct 1908
11-Month
34.11"
(866.39mm)
34.70"
(881.38mm)
-0.59"
(-14.99mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1906 1901
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1907 2019
Nov 1907–Oct 1908
12-Month
36.31"
(922.27mm)
37.45"
(951.23mm)
-1.14"
(-28.96mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1906 1901
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1907 1993
May 1907–Oct 1908
18-Month
60.36"
(1,533.14mm)
59.01"
(1,498.85mm)
1.35"
(34.29mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1906 1940
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1907 2009
Nov 1906–Oct 1908
24-Month
79.20"
(2,011.68mm)
74.88"
(1,901.95mm)
4.32"
(109.73mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1907 1964
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 2009
Nov 1905–Oct 1908
36-Month
113.24"
(2,876.30mm)
112.27"
(2,851.66mm)
0.97"
(24.64mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1907 1901
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1904 2010
Nov 1904–Oct 1908
48-Month
148.36"
(3,768.34mm)
149.71"
(3,802.63mm)
-1.35"
(-34.29mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1906 1956
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1907 2011
Nov 1903–Oct 1908
60-Month
186.27"
(4,731.26mm)
187.11"
(4,752.59mm)
-0.84"
(-21.33mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1906 1956
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1907 2011

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 21, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/