Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Illinois

Precipitation Rankings, October 1980

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
October 1980
1-Month
2.18"
(55.37mm)
2.79"
(70.87mm)
-0.61"
(-15.50mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1979 1964
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1941
Ties: 1939
Sep–Oct 1980
2-Month
6.93"
(176.02mm)
6.29"
(159.77mm)
0.64"
(16.25mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1979 1897
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1941
Aug–Oct 1980
3-Month
12.23"
(310.64mm)
9.78"
(248.41mm)
2.45"
(62.23mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1979 1897
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1926
Ties: 1927
Jul–Oct 1980
4-Month
15.29"
(388.37mm)
13.42"
(340.87mm)
1.87"
(47.50mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1979 1897
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1993
Jun–Oct 1980
5-Month
19.77"
(502.16mm)
17.50"
(444.50mm)
2.27"
(57.66mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1979 1908
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1993
May–Oct 1980
6-Month
22.69"
(576.33mm)
21.59"
(548.39mm)
1.10"
(27.94mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1979 1897
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1993
Apr–Oct 1980
7-Month
25.12"
(638.05mm)
25.30"
(642.62mm)
-0.18"
(-4.57mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1979 1988
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1977 2009
Mar–Oct 1980
8-Month
28.48"
(723.39mm)
28.39"
(721.11mm)
0.09"
(2.28mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1979 1988
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 2009
Feb–Oct 1980
9-Month
29.77"
(756.16mm)
30.25"
(768.35mm)
-0.48"
(-12.19mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1978 1988
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2009
Jan–Oct 1980
10-Month
30.68"
(779.27mm)
32.38"
(822.45mm)
-1.70"
(-43.18mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1978 1901
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2019
Dec 1979–Oct 1980
11-Month
32.81"
(833.37mm)
34.70"
(881.38mm)
-1.89"
(-48.01mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1978 1901
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2019
Nov 1979–Oct 1980
12-Month
36.09"
(916.69mm)
37.45"
(951.23mm)
-1.36"
(-34.54mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1978 1901
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1993
May 1979–Oct 1980
18-Month
54.09"
(1,373.89mm)
59.01"
(1,498.85mm)
-4.92"
(-124.96mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1976 1940
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2009
Nov 1978–Oct 1980
24-Month
75.86"
(1,926.84mm)
74.88"
(1,901.95mm)
0.98"
(24.89mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1979 1964
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1975 2009
Nov 1977–Oct 1980
36-Month
110.28"
(2,801.11mm)
112.27"
(2,851.66mm)
-1.99"
(-50.55mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1978 1901
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2010
Nov 1976–Oct 1980
48-Month
147.88"
(3,756.15mm)
149.71"
(3,802.63mm)
-1.83"
(-46.48mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1979 1956
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 2011
Nov 1975–Oct 1980
60-Month
180.88"
(4,594.35mm)
187.11"
(4,752.59mm)
-6.23"
(-158.24mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1967 1956
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 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/