Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Illinois

Precipitation Rankings, July 2016

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
July 2016
1-Month
6.90"
(175.26mm)
3.64"
(92.46mm)
3.26"
(82.80mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 2015 1930
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1992 1958
Jun–Jul 2016
2-Month
10.03"
(254.76mm)
7.72"
(196.09mm)
2.31"
(58.67mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 2013 1936
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 2015 2015
May–Jul 2016
3-Month
14.37"
(365.00mm)
11.80"
(299.72mm)
2.57"
(65.28mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 2014 1936
29th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 2015
Apr–Jul 2016
4-Month
17.67"
(448.82mm)
15.52"
(394.21mm)
2.15"
(54.61mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 2012 1988
37th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 1957
Mar–Jul 2016
5-Month
21.02"
(533.91mm)
18.61"
(472.69mm)
2.41"
(61.22mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 2014 1936
38th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 1973
Feb–Jul 2016
6-Month
22.33"
(567.18mm)
20.47"
(519.94mm)
1.86"
(47.24mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 2014 1936
41st Wettest Wettest since: 2015 2008
Jan–Jul 2016
7-Month
23.19"
(589.03mm)
22.60"
(574.04mm)
0.59"
(14.99mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 2012 1936
58th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 2008
Dec 2015–Jul 2016
8-Month
29.86"
(758.44mm)
24.92"
(632.97mm)
4.94"
(125.47mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 2014 1936
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 2015 2008
Nov 2015–Jul 2016
9-Month
35.38"
(898.65mm)
27.67"
(702.82mm)
7.71"
(195.83mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 2015 1934
6th Wettest Wettest since: 2008 1993
Oct 2015–Jul 2016
10-Month
36.82"
(935.23mm)
30.46"
(773.68mm)
6.36"
(161.55mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 2015 1934
17th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 2010
Ties: 2015
Sep 2015–Jul 2016
11-Month
40.24"
(1,022.10mm)
33.96"
(862.58mm)
6.28"
(159.52mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 2014 1934
19th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 1927
Aug 2015–Jul 2016
12-Month
43.26"
(1,098.80mm)
37.46"
(951.48mm)
5.80"
(147.32mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 2014 1934
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 2015 1927
Feb 2015–Jul 2016
18-Month
70.49"
(1,790.45mm)
57.89"
(1,470.41mm)
12.60"
(320.04mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 2015 1931
8th Wettest Wettest since: 2010 2010
Aug 2014–Jul 2016
24-Month
89.38"
(2,270.25mm)
74.90"
(1,902.46mm)
14.48"
(367.79mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 2015 1954
7th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 2020
Aug 2013–Jul 2016
36-Month
124.71"
(3,167.63mm)
112.32"
(2,852.93mm)
12.39"
(314.70mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 2014 1965
17th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 2010
Aug 2012–Jul 2016
48-Month
171.70"
(4,361.18mm)
149.69"
(3,802.13mm)
22.01"
(559.05mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 2015 1956
6th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 2011
Aug 2011–Jul 2016
60-Month
201.63"
(5,121.40mm)
187.12"
(4,752.85mm)
14.51"
(368.55mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 2008 1934
25th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 2011

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2020, retrieved on October 29, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/