Climate at a Glance

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Iowa, Climate Division 4. West Central

Precipitation Rankings, January 1898

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1898
1-Month
0.81"
(20.57mm)
0.81"
(20.57mm)
0.00"
(0.00mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1896 1986
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1932
Ties: 1953
Dec 1897–Jan 1898
2-Month
2.66"
(67.56mm)
1.69"
(42.93mm)
0.97"
(24.63mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1897 2014
19th Wettest Wettest to Date 2016
Nov 1897–Jan 1898
3-Month
2.89"
(73.41mm)
3.12"
(79.25mm)
-0.23"
(-5.84mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1896 2003
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1932
Ties: 2002
Oct 1897–Jan 1898
4-Month
4.30"
(109.22mm)
5.20"
(132.08mm)
-0.90"
(-22.86mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1896 1956
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1932
Ties: 1927
Sep 1897–Jan 1898
5-Month
5.37"
(136.40mm)
8.64"
(219.46mm)
-3.27"
(-83.06mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1896 1977
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1932
Aug 1897–Jan 1898
6-Month
7.99"
(202.95mm)
12.39"
(314.71mm)
-4.40"
(-111.76mm)
12th Driest Driest to Date 1977
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 2016
Jul 1897–Jan 1898
7-Month
10.90"
(276.86mm)
16.10"
(408.94mm)
-5.20"
(-132.08mm)
12th Driest Driest to Date 1977
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 2016
Ties: 1940
Jun 1897–Jan 1898
8-Month
14.12"
(358.65mm)
20.72"
(526.29mm)
-6.60"
(-167.64mm)
8th Driest Driest to Date 1977
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 2016
May 1897–Jan 1898
9-Month
16.13"
(409.70mm)
24.70"
(627.38mm)
-8.57"
(-217.68mm)
4th Driest Driest to Date 1977
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1897 2016
Apr 1897–Jan 1898
10-Month
21.58"
(548.13mm)
27.45"
(697.23mm)
-5.87"
(-149.10mm)
16th Driest Driest to Date 1977
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 2016
Mar 1897–Jan 1898
11-Month
24.45"
(621.03mm)
29.20"
(741.68mm)
-4.75"
(-120.65mm)
26th Driest Driest to Date 1977
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 2016
Feb 1897–Jan 1898
12-Month
25.22"
(640.59mm)
30.12"
(765.05mm)
-4.90"
(-124.46mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1896 1977
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1897 2016
Aug 1896–Jan 1898
18-Month
39.18"
(995.17mm)
42.54"
(1,080.52mm)
-3.36"
(-85.35mm)
39th Driest Driest to Date 1957
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 2016
Feb 1896–Jan 1898
24-Month
64.67"
(1,642.62mm)
60.20"
(1,529.08mm)
4.47"
(113.54mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1897 1957
40th Wettest Wettest to Date 2016
Feb 1895–Jan 1898
36-Month
89.88"
(2,282.95mm)
90.15"
(2,289.81mm)
-0.27"
(-6.86mm)
58th Driest Driest to Date 1935
66th Wettest Wettest to Date 2017

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Divisional Time Series, published November 2020, retrieved on November 26, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/