Climate at a Glance

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Iowa, Climate Division 4. West Central

Precipitation Rankings, December 1897

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1897
1-Month
1.85"
(46.99mm)
0.89"
(22.61mm)
0.96"
(24.38mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1896 2002
11th Wettest Wettest to Date 2015
Nov–Dec 1897
2-Month
2.08"
(52.83mm)
2.33"
(59.18mm)
-0.25"
(-6.35mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1895 2002
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 2015
Oct–Dec 1897
3-Month
3.49"
(88.65mm)
4.40"
(111.76mm)
-0.91"
(-23.11mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1895 1955
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 1909
Sep–Dec 1897
4-Month
4.56"
(115.82mm)
7.80"
(198.12mm)
-3.24"
(-82.30mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1895 1976
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 1931
Aug–Dec 1897
5-Month
7.18"
(182.37mm)
11.51"
(292.35mm)
-4.33"
(-109.98mm)
11th Driest Driest to Date 1976
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 2015
Jul–Dec 1897
6-Month
10.09"
(256.29mm)
15.18"
(385.57mm)
-5.09"
(-129.28mm)
10th Driest Driest to Date 1976
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 2015
Jun–Dec 1897
7-Month
13.31"
(338.07mm)
19.81"
(503.17mm)
-6.50"
(-165.10mm)
7th Driest Driest to Date 1976
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 2015
May–Dec 1897
8-Month
15.32"
(389.13mm)
23.78"
(604.01mm)
-8.46"
(-214.88mm)
3rd Driest Driest to Date 1976
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 2015
Apr–Dec 1897
9-Month
20.77"
(527.56mm)
26.51"
(673.35mm)
-5.74"
(-145.79mm)
16th Driest Driest to Date 1976
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 2015
Mar–Dec 1897
10-Month
23.64"
(600.46mm)
28.25"
(717.55mm)
-4.61"
(-117.09mm)
26th Driest Driest to Date 1936
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1896 2015
Feb–Dec 1897
11-Month
24.41"
(620.01mm)
29.18"
(741.17mm)
-4.77"
(-121.16mm)
24th Driest Driest to Date 1936
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1896 2015
Jan–Dec 1897
12-Month
25.70"
(652.78mm)
29.99"
(761.75mm)
-4.29"
(-108.97mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1895 1976
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 2015
Jul 1896–Dec 1897
18-Month
45.26"
(1,149.60mm)
45.28"
(1,150.11mm)
-0.02"
(-0.51mm)
63rd Driest Driest to Date 1976
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1896 2015
Jan 1896–Dec 1897
24-Month
64.35"
(1,634.49mm)
60.11"
(1,526.79mm)
4.24"
(107.70mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1896 1956
38th Wettest Wettest to Date 2015
Jan 1895–Dec 1897
36-Month
89.47"
(2,272.54mm)
90.18"
(2,290.57mm)
-0.71"
(-18.03mm)
56th Driest Driest to Date 1935
69th Wettest Wettest to Date 2016

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Divisional Time Series, published January 2021, retrieved on January 22, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/