CHICAGO
MONTHLY PRECIPITATION AMOUNTS
DECEMBER

Normal 2.25 inches

***Smallest to Greatest Official Chicago Precipitation Data from 1871 - 2013***

0.16 1896   1.49 1985   2.51 1979
0.22 1872   1.50 1997   2.53 1975
0.27 1930   1.59 1883   2.54 1911
0.30 1962   1.61 1994   2.58 1878
0.34 1943   1.62 1897   2.58 1916
0.45 1913   1.63 1892   2.58 1936
0.46 1989   1.63 1947   2.62 1875
0.48 1876   1.65 1945   2.63 1928
0.52 1955   1.66 1894   2.65 1966
0.57 1958   1.70 1901   2.65 2011
0.58 1900   1.71 1970   2.67 1881
0.59 1995   1.71 1991   2.70 1950
0.63 1874   1.76 1886   2.71 1942
0.68 1905   1.78 1969   2.73 1907
0.70 1919   1.79 1954   2.73 2009
0.76 1963   1.81 1899   2.74 1927
0.86 1976   1.82 2003   2.75 1877
0.87 1926   1.84 1929   2.76 1951
0.88 1917   1.87 1964   2.77 1999
0.90 1939   1.89 1961   2.92 1984
0.97 1941   1.90 1889   2.99 1983
0.99 2001   1.90 1902   3.04 1948
1.00 1993   1.90 1924   3.10 1953
1.05 1981   1.93 1934   3.18 2006
1.07 1960   1.93 2002   3.24 1918
1.08 1912   1.94 1888   3.33 1920
1.09 1986   1.94 1990   3.35 1885
1.10 1944   1.94 2013   3.43 1980
1.11 1880   1.95 1957   3.44 1871
1.11 1898   1.96 1923   3.49 2007
1.15 2004   1.96 1952   3.65 1967
1.18 1908   1.99 1882   3.67 1887
1.18 1938   2.00 1959   3.77 1987
1.20 1998   2.11 2000   3.92 1968
1.21 1904   2.14 1893   4.11 1978
1.21 1922   2.21 2012   4.18 1909
1.21 1925   2.28 1903   4.21 1884
1.21 1996   2.28 1931   4.32 1973
1.24 1935   2.33 1914   4.42 1965
1.25 1890   2.35 1974   4.44 1873
1.26 1956   2.35 2010   4.63 1921
1.27 1937   2.37 1977   4.74 1972
1.31 1915   2.40 1988   5.77 2008
1.32 1891   2.43 1946   5.93 1971
1.32 1910   2.46 1906   6.67 1949
1.36 2005   2.46 1932   6.76 1895
1.38 1940   2.47 1879   8.56 1982
1.39 1933   2.49 1992      

 
 

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