Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Illinois

Precipitation Rankings, May 1992

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1992
1-Month
1.28"
(32.51mm)
4.08"
(103.63mm)
-2.80"
(-71.12mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1934 1934
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1991 1995
Apr–May 1992
2-Month
4.21"
(106.93mm)
7.80"
(198.12mm)
-3.59"
(-91.19mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1988 1934
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1991 1927
Mar–May 1992
3-Month
6.75"
(171.45mm)
10.89"
(276.61mm)
-4.14"
(-105.16mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1971 1934
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1991 1927
Feb–May 1992
4-Month
8.21"
(208.53mm)
12.75"
(323.85mm)
-4.54"
(-115.32mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1987 1934
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1991 2019
Jan–May 1992
5-Month
9.39"
(238.51mm)
14.87"
(377.70mm)
-5.48"
(-139.19mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1936 1934
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1991 2019
Dec 1991–May 1992
6-Month
11.48"
(291.59mm)
17.20"
(436.88mm)
-5.72"
(-145.29mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1987 1934
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1991 2019
Nov 1991–May 1992
7-Month
15.13"
(384.30mm)
19.95"
(506.73mm)
-4.82"
(-122.43mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1987 1934
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1991 2019
Oct 1991–May 1992
8-Month
21.09"
(535.69mm)
22.74"
(577.60mm)
-1.65"
(-41.91mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1988 1934
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1991 2019
Ties: 1965
Sep 1991–May 1992
9-Month
24.22"
(615.19mm)
26.24"
(666.50mm)
-2.02"
(-51.31mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1988 1934
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1991 1927
Aug 1991–May 1992
10-Month
26.92"
(683.77mm)
29.74"
(755.40mm)
-2.82"
(-71.63mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1987 1934
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1991 1927
Jul 1991–May 1992
11-Month
28.98"
(736.09mm)
33.37"
(847.60mm)
-4.39"
(-111.51mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1977 1934
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1991 1927
Jun 1991–May 1992
12-Month
30.60"
(777.24mm)
37.43"
(950.72mm)
-6.83"
(-173.48mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1977 1934
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1991 1927
Dec 1990–May 1992
18-Month
50.81"
(1,290.57mm)
54.62"
(1,387.35mm)
-3.81"
(-96.78mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1989 1902
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1991 2009
Jun 1990–May 1992
24-Month
75.27"
(1,911.86mm)
74.85"
(1,901.19mm)
0.42"
(10.67mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1990 1941
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1991 1974
Jun 1989–May 1992
36-Month
114.54"
(2,909.32mm)
112.24"
(2,850.90mm)
2.30"
(58.42mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1990 1902
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1991 2011
Jun 1988–May 1992
48-Month
146.33"
(3,716.78mm)
149.63"
(3,800.60mm)
-3.30"
(-83.82mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1990 1956
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1991 2011
Jun 1987–May 1992
60-Month
182.43"
(4,633.72mm)
187.07"
(4,751.58mm)
-4.64"
(-117.86mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1981 1934
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1991 2011

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 18, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/