Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Illinois

Precipitation Rankings, March 1982

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1982
1-Month
3.67"
(93.22mm)
3.09"
(78.49mm)
0.58"
(14.73mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1981 1910
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1898
Feb–Mar 1982
2-Month
4.93"
(125.22mm)
4.95"
(125.73mm)
-0.02"
(-0.51mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1981 1941
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1898
Jan–Mar 1982
3-Month
9.12"
(231.65mm)
7.08"
(179.83mm)
2.04"
(51.82mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1981 1981
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1898
Dec 1981–Mar 1982
4-Month
10.88"
(276.35mm)
9.40"
(238.76mm)
1.48"
(37.59mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1981 1931
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1950
Nov 1981–Mar 1982
5-Month
12.93"
(328.42mm)
12.15"
(308.61mm)
0.78"
(19.81mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1981 1918
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1898
Oct 1981–Mar 1982
6-Month
15.50"
(393.70mm)
14.94"
(379.48mm)
0.56"
(14.22mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1981 1905
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1985
Sep 1981–Mar 1982
7-Month
18.25"
(463.55mm)
18.44"
(468.38mm)
-0.19"
(-4.83mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1981 1940
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1985
Aug 1981–Mar 1982
8-Month
23.93"
(607.82mm)
21.94"
(557.28mm)
1.99"
(50.54mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1981 1954
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1927
Jul 1981–Mar 1982
9-Month
30.39"
(771.91mm)
25.58"
(649.73mm)
4.81"
(122.18mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1981 1931
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1974 1927
Jun 1981–Mar 1982
10-Month
35.87"
(911.10mm)
29.63"
(752.60mm)
6.24"
(158.50mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1981 1934
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1974 2016
May 1981–Mar 1982
11-Month
42.07"
(1,068.58mm)
33.71"
(856.23mm)
8.36"
(212.35mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1981 1931
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2016
Apr 1981–Mar 1982
12-Month
47.11"
(1,196.59mm)
37.41"
(950.21mm)
9.70"
(246.38mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1981 1931
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1974 2010
Oct 1980–Mar 1982
18-Month
55.96"
(1,421.38mm)
52.39"
(1,330.71mm)
3.57"
(90.67mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1981 1902
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1974
Apr 1980–Mar 1982
24-Month
78.90"
(2,004.06mm)
74.82"
(1,900.43mm)
4.08"
(103.63mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1981 1915
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2010
Apr 1979–Mar 1982
36-Month
113.71"
(2,888.23mm)
112.20"
(2,849.88mm)
1.51"
(38.35mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1981 1902
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2011
Apr 1978–Mar 1982
48-Month
153.91"
(3,909.31mm)
149.59"
(3,799.59mm)
4.32"
(109.72mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1981 1957
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 2012
Apr 1977–Mar 1982
60-Month
192.48"
(4,888.99mm)
186.98"
(4,749.29mm)
5.50"
(139.70mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1981 1957
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 2012

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 22, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/