Climate at a Glance

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Iowa, Climate Division 4. West Central

Precipitation Rankings, December 1896

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1896
1-Month
0.54"
(13.72mm)
0.89"
(22.61mm)
-0.35"
(-8.89mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1895 2002
88th Wettest Wettest to Date 2015
Nov–Dec 1896
2-Month
2.87"
(72.90mm)
2.33"
(59.18mm)
0.54"
(13.72mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1895 2002
39th Wettest Wettest to Date 2015
Oct–Dec 1896
3-Month
5.96"
(151.38mm)
4.40"
(111.76mm)
1.56"
(39.62mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1895 1955
30th Wettest Wettest to Date 1909
Ties: 2017
Sep–Dec 1896
4-Month
9.86"
(250.44mm)
7.80"
(198.12mm)
2.06"
(52.32mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1895 1976
32nd Wettest Wettest to Date 1931
Aug–Dec 1896
5-Month
12.67"
(321.82mm)
11.51"
(292.35mm)
1.16"
(29.47mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1895 1976
45th Wettest Wettest to Date 2015
Jul–Dec 1896
6-Month
19.56"
(496.82mm)
15.18"
(385.57mm)
4.38"
(111.25mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1895 1976
24th Wettest Wettest to Date 2015
Jun–Dec 1896
7-Month
23.18"
(588.77mm)
19.81"
(503.17mm)
3.37"
(85.60mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1895 1976
28th Wettest Wettest to Date 2015
May–Dec 1896
8-Month
30.78"
(781.81mm)
23.78"
(604.01mm)
7.00"
(177.80mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1895 1976
16th Wettest Wettest to Date 2015
Apr–Dec 1896
9-Month
36.41"
(924.81mm)
26.51"
(673.35mm)
9.90"
(251.46mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1895 1976
8th Wettest Wettest to Date 2015
Mar–Dec 1896
10-Month
37.80"
(960.12mm)
28.25"
(717.55mm)
9.55"
(242.57mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1895 1936
11th Wettest Wettest to Date 2015
Feb–Dec 1896
11-Month
38.16"
(969.26mm)
29.18"
(741.17mm)
8.98"
(228.09mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1895 1936
15th Wettest Wettest to Date 2015
Jan–Dec 1896
12-Month
38.65"
(981.71mm)
29.99"
(761.75mm)
8.66"
(219.96mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1895 1976
18th Wettest Wettest to Date 2015
Jul 1895–Dec 1896
18-Month
51.04"
(1,296.42mm)
45.28"
(1,150.11mm)
5.76"
(146.31mm)
100th Driest Driest to Date 1976
26th Wettest Wettest to Date 2015
Jan 1895–Dec 1896
24-Month
63.77"
(1,619.76mm)
60.11"
(1,526.79mm)
3.66"
(92.97mm)
82nd Driest Driest to Date 1956
44th Wettest Wettest to Date 2015

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Divisional Time Series, published January 2021, retrieved on January 20, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/