National Weather Service United States Department of Commerce

Chicago Seasonal Temperature, Precipitation, and Snow Rankings

Temperature: Spring Summer Fall Winter
Precipitation: Spring Summer Fall Winter
Snow: Spring   Fall Winter

CHICAGO SPRING PRECIPITATION RANKINGS
SPRING (MARCH - MAY)

Seasonal Preciptation Amounts
Normal is 9.56 inches

***Smallest to Greatest Official Chicago Precipitation Data from 1871 - 2020***

2.73 1887   8.19 1879   10.92 1993
3.20 1934   8.21 1896   11.09 1920
3.87 1994   8.25 1978   11.15 1892
4.08 1886   8.39 1946   11.18 1954
4.17 1895   8.59 1980   11.28 1957
4.63 1989   8.63 2015   11.32 1919
5.00 2005   8.65 1941   11.32 1969
5.09 1958   8.66 1894   11.32 1979
5.18 1992   8.66 1915   11.34 1888
5.28 1968   8.71 2012   11.44 2003
5.42 1988   8.72 1912   11.46 1883
5.43 1928   8.77 1942   11.50 1902
5.56 1906   8.80 1910   11.54 1909
5.62 1936   8.81 1907   11.57 2016
5.73 1971   8.81 1956   11.60 1984
5.89 1901   8.95 2007   11.69 1933
6.02 1997   9.00 1985   11.69 1995
6.14 1987   9.01 1982   11.73 1990
6.19 1900   9.08 1967   11.78 1959
6.25 1925   9.12 1904   12.20 1944
6.28 1962   9.12 1965   12.31 1929
6.37 1903   9.16 1889   12.33 1951
6.45 1986   9.17 1953   12.34 1935
6.57 1932   9.27 1921   12.42 1880
6.60 1899   9.36 1952   12.46 1922
6.63 1897   9.40 1963   12.62 1981
6.68 1881   9.45 2008   12.67 2018
6.84 1924   9.46 2010   12.74 1991
6.90 1874   9.53 2014   12.92 1943
7.01 1916   9.60 1877   13.03 1908
7.12 1960   9.69 1938   13.10 1927
7.28 1930   9.73 1913   13.16 1974
7.36 1891   9.74 1884   13.49 1966
7.39 1875   9.84 1939   13.70 1999
7.45 1937   9.94 2006   13.72 2017
7.46 1950   10.03 1918   13.94 1970
7.46 2001   10.05 1972   14.02 2009
7.59 1898   10.06 1872   14.08 1945
7.59 1955   10.12 2002   14.15 1976
7.74 1885   10.16 1931   14.23 1973
7.76 1977   10.26 1871   14.30 2020
7.77 1961   10.35 2000   14.31 1873
7.78 1893   10.46 1890   14.79 2011
7.83 1926   10.49 1996   14.99 1947
7.85 1911   10.51 1964   15.18 1878
7.89 1923   10.60 1905   15.59 1975
7.92 1949   10.64 2004   15.64 2013
7.96 1876   10.74 1940   15.67 1882
8.10 1917   10.87 1998   16.36 2019
8.16 1914   10.89 1948   17.51 1983