2009 - Another Very Wet Year

Precipitation Rankings for Selected Locations (Through Dec 31, 2009)
Location 2009 Total Normal
Annual
Precip
Historical
Rank
Current/Old
Record

Records
Began

Needed to
Reach #1

2008 & 2009 
Total
2 Year Departure from Normal
Beecher City 48.44"  38.31 5th wettest 52.29 (2008) 1974 3.85"  102.01" +25.39"
Decatur 53.28"  38.42 7th wettest 60.58 (1927) 1893 7.30"  113.39"  +36.55"
Effingham 52.34"  40.44 7th wettest 59.69 (1993) 1951 7.35"  111.68"  +30.80"
Havana 67.44" 37.78" 1st wettest 60.51 
(1993)
1917 0" 117.62" +42.06"
Hoopeston 40.49"  37.94 35th wettest 55.68 (2004) 1902 15.19"  87.00"  +11.12"
Hutsonville 55.75"  41.37 2nd wettest 61.76 (2008) 1946 6.01"  117.51"  +34.77"
Lawrenceville 50.61"  43.43 10th wettest 56.64 (1990) 1962 6.03"  94.70"  +7.84"
Lincoln 50.14"  38.30 3rd wettest 56.25 (2008) 1905 6.13"  106.38"  +29.78"
Mackinaw 51.52"  39.00 4th wettest 59.70 (1993) 1940 8.18"  102.49"  +24.49"
Mason City 49.49"  36.27 3rd wettest 56.56 (1993) 1937 7.07"  95.29"  +22.75"
Mattoon 52.20"  37.78 3rd wettest 53.79 (1950) 1893 1.59"  105.16"  +29.60"
Minonk 46.64"  34.28 6th wettest 54.26 (1982) 1895 7.62"  92.77"  +24.21"
Morrisonville 44.89"  36.58 5th wettest 47.98 (1982) 1948 3.09"  92.31"  +19.15"
Mt. Pulaski 51.42"  36.46 2nd wettest 51.51 (2008) 1942 0.09"  103.45"  +30.53"
Moweaqua 51.36"  38.29 2nd wettest 52.77 (2008) 1963 1.41"  104.16"  +27.58"
Normal 51.17"  37.22 5th wettest 63.35 (1993) 1893 12.18"  101.06"  +26.62"
Palestine 56.60"  41.92 3rd wettest 59.09 (1945) 1892 2.49"  112.41"  +28.57"
Paris 51.55"  39.33 6th wettest 61.59 (1957) 1893 10.04"  101.68"  +23.02"
Peoria 54.51"  36.03 2nd wettest 55.35 (1990) 1882 0.86"  100.79"  +28.73"
Rushville 50.20"  37.17 7th wettest 57.16 (1990) 1890 6.96"  102.69"  +28.35"
Springfield 52.62"  35.56 7th wettest 58.21 (1882) 1879 5.60"  106.31"  +35.19"
Tuscola 53.65"  38.62 3rd wettest 55.13 (2008) 1893 1.48"  108.92"  +31.68"
Urbana 51.25"  37.55 5th wettest 58.54 (1993) 1888 7.29"  103.83"  +28.73"



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