Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Illinois

Precipitation Rankings, October 1976

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
October 1976
1-Month
3.18"
(80.77mm)
2.79"
(70.87mm)
0.39"
(9.90mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1975 1964
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1941
Sep–Oct 1976
2-Month
5.42"
(137.67mm)
6.29"
(159.77mm)
-0.87"
(-22.10mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1975 1897
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1941
Ties: 1982
Aug–Oct 1976
3-Month
7.30"
(185.42mm)
9.78"
(248.41mm)
-2.48"
(-62.99mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1971 1897
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1926
Jul–Oct 1976
4-Month
10.67"
(271.02mm)
13.42"
(340.87mm)
-2.75"
(-69.85mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1974 1897
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1993
Jun–Oct 1976
5-Month
13.58"
(344.93mm)
17.50"
(444.50mm)
-3.92"
(-99.57mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1966 1908
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1993
May–Oct 1976
6-Month
17.15"
(435.61mm)
21.59"
(548.39mm)
-4.44"
(-112.78mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1964 1897
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1993
Apr–Oct 1976
7-Month
19.81"
(503.17mm)
25.30"
(642.62mm)
-5.49"
(-139.45mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1971 1988
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 2009
Mar–Oct 1976
8-Month
24.38"
(619.25mm)
28.39"
(721.11mm)
-4.01"
(-101.86mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1971 1988
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 2009
Feb–Oct 1976
9-Month
26.47"
(672.34mm)
30.25"
(768.35mm)
-3.78"
(-96.01mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1971 1988
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 2009
Jan–Oct 1976
10-Month
27.49"
(698.25mm)
32.38"
(822.45mm)
-4.89"
(-124.20mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1971 1901
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 2019
Dec 1975–Oct 1976
11-Month
30.00"
(762.00mm)
34.70"
(881.38mm)
-4.70"
(-119.38mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1971 1901
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 2019
Ties: 2012
Nov 1975–Oct 1976
12-Month
33.00"
(838.20mm)
37.45"
(951.23mm)
-4.45"
(-113.03mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1971 1901
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1993
May 1975–Oct 1976
18-Month
54.07"
(1,373.38mm)
59.01"
(1,498.85mm)
-4.94"
(-125.47mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1964 1940
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 2009
Nov 1974–Oct 1976
24-Month
73.77"
(1,873.76mm)
74.88"
(1,901.95mm)
-1.11"
(-28.19mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1972 1964
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 2009
Nov 1973–Oct 1976
36-Month
117.21"
(2,977.13mm)
112.27"
(2,851.66mm)
4.94"
(125.47mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1973 1901
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1975 2010
Nov 1972–Oct 1976
48-Month
165.23"
(4,196.84mm)
149.71"
(3,802.63mm)
15.52"
(394.21mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1974 1956
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 2011
Nov 1971–Oct 1976
60-Month
206.17"
(5,236.72mm)
187.11"
(4,752.59mm)
19.06"
(484.13mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1975 1956
13th Wettest Wettest to Date 2011

Citing This Page

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