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Iowa, Climate Division 4. West Central

Precipitation Rankings, December 1898

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1898
1-Month
0.45"
(11.43mm)
0.89"
(22.61mm)
-0.44"
(-11.18mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1895 2002
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1897 2015
Nov–Dec 1898
2-Month
1.47"
(37.34mm)
2.33"
(59.18mm)
-0.86"
(-21.84mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1895 2002
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1897 2015
Ties: 2013
Oct–Dec 1898
3-Month
4.45"
(113.03mm)
4.40"
(111.76mm)
0.05"
(1.27mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1897 1955
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 1909
Sep–Dec 1898
4-Month
6.91"
(175.51mm)
7.80"
(198.12mm)
-0.89"
(-22.61mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1897 1976
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1896 1931
Aug–Dec 1898
5-Month
9.63"
(244.60mm)
11.51"
(292.35mm)
-1.88"
(-47.75mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1897 1976
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 2015
Jul–Dec 1898
6-Month
12.04"
(305.82mm)
15.18"
(385.57mm)
-3.14"
(-79.75mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1897 1976
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1896 2015
Jun–Dec 1898
7-Month
15.99"
(406.15mm)
19.81"
(503.17mm)
-3.82"
(-97.02mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1897 1976
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 2015
May–Dec 1898
8-Month
20.67"
(525.02mm)
23.78"
(604.01mm)
-3.11"
(-78.99mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1897 1976
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1896 2015
Apr–Dec 1898
9-Month
22.77"
(578.36mm)
26.51"
(673.35mm)
-3.74"
(-94.99mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1897 1976
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 2015
Mar–Dec 1898
10-Month
24.29"
(616.97mm)
28.25"
(717.55mm)
-3.96"
(-100.58mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1897 1936
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 2015
Feb–Dec 1898
11-Month
25.13"
(638.30mm)
29.18"
(741.17mm)
-4.05"
(-102.87mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1897 1936
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 2015
Jan–Dec 1898
12-Month
25.94"
(658.88mm)
29.99"
(761.75mm)
-4.05"
(-102.87mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1897 1976
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 2015
Jul 1897–Dec 1898
18-Month
36.03"
(915.16mm)
45.28"
(1,150.11mm)
-9.25"
(-234.95mm)
10th Driest Driest to Date 1976
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 2015
Jan 1897–Dec 1898
24-Month
51.64"
(1,311.66mm)
60.11"
(1,526.79mm)
-8.47"
(-215.13mm)
14th Driest Driest to Date 1956
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 2015
Jan 1896–Dec 1898
36-Month
90.29"
(2,293.37mm)
90.18"
(2,290.57mm)
0.11"
(2.80mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1897 1935
65th Wettest Wettest to Date 2016
Jan 1895–Dec 1898
48-Month
115.41"
(2,931.41mm)
120.13"
(3,051.30mm)
-4.72"
(-119.89mm)
32nd Driest Driest to Date 1936
91st Wettest Wettest to Date 2018

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Divisional Time Series, published November 2020, retrieved on December 1, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/