Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Illinois

Precipitation Rankings, October 1920

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
October 1920
1-Month
2.06"
(52.32mm)
2.79"
(70.87mm)
-0.73"
(-18.55mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1915 1964
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1919 1941
Sep–Oct 1920
2-Month
4.78"
(121.41mm)
6.29"
(159.77mm)
-1.51"
(-38.36mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1908 1897
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1919 1941
Ties: 1948
Aug–Oct 1920
3-Month
7.69"
(195.33mm)
9.78"
(248.41mm)
-2.09"
(-53.08mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1908 1897
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1919 1926
Ties: 1935
Jul–Oct 1920
4-Month
10.22"
(259.59mm)
13.42"
(340.87mm)
-3.20"
(-81.28mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1908 1897
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1919 1993
Jun–Oct 1920
5-Month
12.30"
(312.42mm)
17.50"
(444.50mm)
-5.20"
(-132.08mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1908 1908
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1919 1993
Ties: 1964
May–Oct 1920
6-Month
17.09"
(434.09mm)
21.59"
(548.39mm)
-4.50"
(-114.30mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1914 1897
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1919 1993
Apr–Oct 1920
7-Month
21.58"
(548.13mm)
25.30"
(642.62mm)
-3.72"
(-94.49mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1914 1988
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1919 2009
Mar–Oct 1920
8-Month
26.57"
(674.88mm)
28.39"
(721.11mm)
-1.82"
(-46.23mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1916 1988
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1919 2009
Feb–Oct 1920
9-Month
27.21"
(691.13mm)
30.25"
(768.35mm)
-3.04"
(-77.22mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1916 1988
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1919 2009
Jan–Oct 1920
10-Month
28.67"
(728.22mm)
32.38"
(822.45mm)
-3.71"
(-94.23mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1914 1901
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1919 2019
Dec 1919–Oct 1920
11-Month
29.39"
(746.51mm)
34.70"
(881.38mm)
-5.31"
(-134.87mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1914 1901
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1919 2019
Nov 1919–Oct 1920
12-Month
32.74"
(831.60mm)
37.45"
(951.23mm)
-4.71"
(-119.63mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1914 1901
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1919 1993
May 1919–Oct 1920
18-Month
57.81"
(1,468.37mm)
59.01"
(1,498.85mm)
-1.20"
(-30.48mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1918 1940
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1919 2009
Nov 1918–Oct 1920
24-Month
71.57"
(1,817.88mm)
74.88"
(1,901.95mm)
-3.31"
(-84.07mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1918 1964
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1919 2009
Nov 1917–Oct 1920
36-Month
105.40"
(2,677.16mm)
112.27"
(2,851.66mm)
-6.87"
(-174.50mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1915 1901
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1919 2010
Nov 1916–Oct 1920
48-Month
140.20"
(3,561.08mm)
149.71"
(3,802.63mm)
-9.51"
(-241.55mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1915 1956
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1919 2011
Nov 1915–Oct 1920
60-Month
178.04"
(4,522.22mm)
187.11"
(4,752.59mm)
-9.07"
(-230.37mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1918 1956
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1919 2011

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published February 2020, retrieved on February 28, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/