Spring 2009 in the top 10 Wettest Springs - Updated

Spring 2009 was certainly wetter than normal for areas across northern Illinois. Here's a look at the top 10 wettest springs for both Rockford and OHare. Meteorological spring encompasses the time frame from March 1 through May 31. 

ROCKFORD
21.43 1973
15.40 1944
15.22 1964
15.15 1996
14.89 1943
14.46 1908
14.06 2004
13.95 1933
13.87
Through 4 pm Sunday
1945 and 2009
13.57 1972
CHICAGO
17.51 1983
15.67 1882
15.59 1975
15.18 1878
14.99 1947
14.31 1873
14.15 1976
14.08 1945
14.02
Through 4 pm Sunday
2009
13.94 1970

 The normal spring precipitation for Rockford is 9.72 inches.

The normal spring precipitation for Chicago is 9.36 inches.



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