Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Illinois

Precipitation Rankings, May 1914

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1914
1-Month
2.27"
(57.66mm)
4.08"
(103.63mm)
-1.81"
(-45.97mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1911 1934
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1913 1995
Apr–May 1914
2-Month
4.48"
(113.79mm)
7.80"
(198.12mm)
-3.32"
(-84.33mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1901 1934
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1913 1927
Ties: 1936
Mar–May 1914
3-Month
6.50"
(165.10mm)
10.89"
(276.61mm)
-4.39"
(-111.51mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1895 1934
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1913 1927
Feb–May 1914
4-Month
8.82"
(224.03mm)
12.75"
(323.85mm)
-3.93"
(-99.82mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1901 1934
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1913 2019
Jan–May 1914
5-Month
10.70"
(271.78mm)
14.87"
(377.70mm)
-4.17"
(-105.92mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1901 1934
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1913 2019
Dec 1913–May 1914
6-Month
11.76"
(298.70mm)
17.20"
(436.88mm)
-5.44"
(-138.18mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1901 1934
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1913 2019
Nov 1913–May 1914
7-Month
14.86"
(377.44mm)
19.95"
(506.73mm)
-5.09"
(-129.29mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1901 1934
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1913 2019
Oct 1913–May 1914
8-Month
18.62"
(472.95mm)
22.74"
(577.60mm)
-4.12"
(-104.65mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1911 1934
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1913 2019
Sep 1913–May 1914
9-Month
21.58"
(548.13mm)
26.24"
(666.50mm)
-4.66"
(-118.37mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1905 1934
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1913 1927
Aug 1913–May 1914
10-Month
23.93"
(607.82mm)
29.74"
(755.40mm)
-5.81"
(-147.58mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1902 1934
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1913 1927
Jul 1913–May 1914
11-Month
26.04"
(661.42mm)
33.37"
(847.60mm)
-7.33"
(-186.18mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1902 1934
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1913 1927
Jun 1913–May 1914
12-Month
28.60"
(726.44mm)
37.43"
(950.72mm)
-8.83"
(-224.28mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1902 1934
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1913 1927
Dec 1912–May 1914
18-Month
46.79"
(1,188.47mm)
54.62"
(1,387.35mm)
-7.83"
(-198.88mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1902 1902
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1913 2009
Jun 1912–May 1914
24-Month
65.94"
(1,674.88mm)
74.85"
(1,901.19mm)
-8.91"
(-226.31mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1902 1941
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1913 1974
Jun 1911–May 1914
36-Month
106.88"
(2,714.75mm)
112.24"
(2,850.90mm)
-5.36"
(-136.15mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1911 1902
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1913 2011
Jun 1910–May 1914
48-Month
138.73"
(3,523.74mm)
149.63"
(3,800.60mm)
-10.90"
(-276.86mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1903 1956
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1913 2011
Jun 1909–May 1914
60-Month
175.71"
(4,463.03mm)
187.07"
(4,751.58mm)
-11.36"
(-288.55mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1904 1934
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1913 2011

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 11, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/