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Iowa, Climate Division 1. Northwest

Precipitation Rankings, February 1973

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
February 1973
1-Month
0.70"
(17.78mm)
0.82"
(20.83mm)
-0.12"
(-3.05mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1972 1931
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1915
Ties: 1914
Jan–Feb 1973
2-Month
1.56"
(39.62mm)
1.49"
(37.85mm)
0.07"
(1.77mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1972 1931
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1915
Dec 1972–Feb 1973
3-Month
3.20"
(81.28mm)
2.27"
(57.66mm)
0.93"
(23.62mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1972 1931
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1969
Nov 1972–Feb 1973
4-Month
4.74"
(120.40mm)
3.55"
(90.17mm)
1.19"
(30.23mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1972 1964
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 2016
Oct 1972–Feb 1973
5-Month
7.06"
(179.32mm)
5.39"
(136.91mm)
1.67"
(42.41mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1970 1990
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 2010
Sep 1972–Feb 1973
6-Month
10.02"
(254.51mm)
8.62"
(218.95mm)
1.40"
(35.56mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1972 1940
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1969
Aug 1972–Feb 1973
7-Month
12.93"
(328.42mm)
12.18"
(309.37mm)
0.75"
(19.05mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1972 1959
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1971 2019
Jul 1972–Feb 1973
8-Month
18.83"
(478.28mm)
15.82"
(401.83mm)
3.01"
(76.45mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1972 1977
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1901
Jun 1972–Feb 1973
9-Month
21.74"
(552.20mm)
20.23"
(513.84mm)
1.51"
(38.36mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1972 1977
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2019
May 1972–Feb 1973
10-Month
26.81"
(680.97mm)
24.08"
(611.63mm)
2.73"
(69.34mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1972 1977
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2019
Apr 1972–Feb 1973
11-Month
29.97"
(761.24mm)
26.65"
(676.91mm)
3.32"
(84.33mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1972 1977
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2019
Ties: 1996
Mar 1972–Feb 1973
12-Month
30.88"
(784.35mm)
28.23"
(717.04mm)
2.65"
(67.31mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1972 1977
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2019
Sep 1971–Feb 1973
18-Month
40.33"
(1,024.38mm)
36.87"
(936.50mm)
3.46"
(87.88mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1972 1977
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2019
Mar 1971–Feb 1973
24-Month
56.53"
(1,435.86mm)
56.48"
(1,434.59mm)
0.05"
(1.27mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1972 1957
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1994
Mar 1970–Feb 1973
36-Month
85.16"
(2,163.06mm)
84.67"
(2,150.62mm)
0.49"
(12.44mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1972 1959
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 2019
Mar 1969–Feb 1973
48-Month
112.27"
(2,851.66mm)
112.85"
(2,866.39mm)
-0.58"
(-14.73mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1971 1959
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 2019
Mar 1968–Feb 1973
60-Month
146.95"
(3,732.53mm)
141.08"
(3,583.43mm)
5.87"
(149.10mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1972 1959
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Divisional Time Series, published February 2020, retrieved on February 25, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/