Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Illinois

Precipitation Rankings, December 1980

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1980
1-Month
1.74"
(44.20mm)
2.33"
(59.18mm)
-0.59"
(-14.98mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1976 1976
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1982
Ties: 1964
Nov–Dec 1980
2-Month
2.97"
(75.44mm)
5.09"
(129.29mm)
-2.12"
(-53.85mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1976 1976
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2015
Oct–Dec 1980
3-Month
5.15"
(130.81mm)
7.88"
(200.15mm)
-2.73"
(-69.34mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1976 1904
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1985
Sep–Dec 1980
4-Month
9.90"
(251.46mm)
11.37"
(288.80mm)
-1.47"
(-37.34mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1979 1939
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1926
Aug–Dec 1980
5-Month
15.20"
(386.08mm)
14.87"
(377.70mm)
0.33"
(8.38mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1979 1953
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1926
Jul–Dec 1980
6-Month
18.26"
(463.80mm)
18.51"
(470.15mm)
-0.25"
(-6.35mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1979 1953
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1993
Ties: 1979
Jun–Dec 1980
7-Month
22.74"
(577.60mm)
22.59"
(573.79mm)
0.15"
(3.81mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1979 1953
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1977 2015
Ties: 1968
May–Dec 1980
8-Month
25.66"
(651.76mm)
26.68"
(677.67mm)
-1.02"
(-25.91mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1979 1953
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 2015
Apr–Dec 1980
9-Month
28.09"
(713.49mm)
30.39"
(771.91mm)
-2.30"
(-58.42mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1976 1901
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2015
Mar–Dec 1980
10-Month
31.45"
(798.83mm)
33.48"
(850.39mm)
-2.03"
(-51.56mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1976 1930
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2009
Ties: 2007
Feb–Dec 1980
11-Month
32.74"
(831.60mm)
35.34"
(897.64mm)
-2.60"
(-66.04mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1976 1930
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2009
Ties: 1939
Jan–Dec 1980
12-Month
33.65"
(854.71mm)
37.47"
(951.74mm)
-3.82"
(-97.03mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1976 1901
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1993
Jul 1979–Dec 1980
18-Month
51.91"
(1,318.51mm)
55.97"
(1,421.64mm)
-4.06"
(-103.13mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1976 1953
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1927
Jan 1979–Dec 1980
24-Month
72.28"
(1,835.91mm)
74.89"
(1,902.21mm)
-2.61"
(-66.30mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1977 1964
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2009
Jan 1978–Dec 1980
36-Month
108.00"
(2,743.20mm)
112.28"
(2,851.91mm)
-4.28"
(-108.71mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1978 1964
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2010
Jan 1977–Dec 1980
48-Month
149.80"
(3,804.92mm)
149.70"
(3,802.38mm)
0.10"
(2.54mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1979 1956
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1977 2011
Jan 1976–Dec 1980
60-Month
178.34"
(4,529.84mm)
187.12"
(4,752.85mm)
-8.78"
(-223.01mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1967 1956
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2011

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 26, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/