Climate at a Glance

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Iowa, Climate Division 4. West Central

Precipitation Rankings, March 1948

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1948
1-Month
2.37"
(60.20mm)
1.74"
(44.20mm)
0.63"
(16.00mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1947 1910
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1983
Feb–Mar 1948
2-Month
4.19"
(106.43mm)
2.67"
(67.82mm)
1.52"
(38.61mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1947 1910
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1951
Jan–Mar 1948
3-Month
4.31"
(109.47mm)
3.48"
(88.39mm)
0.83"
(21.08mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1947 1956
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1973
Dec 1947–Mar 1948
4-Month
5.59"
(141.99mm)
4.35"
(110.49mm)
1.24"
(31.50mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1947 1956
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1983
Nov 1947–Mar 1948
5-Month
7.58"
(192.53mm)
5.78"
(146.81mm)
1.80"
(45.72mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1947 1956
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1932 1932
Ties: 2019
Oct 1947–Mar 1948
6-Month
11.07"
(281.18mm)
7.87"
(199.90mm)
3.20"
(81.28mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1947 1956
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1983
Sep 1947–Mar 1948
7-Month
12.58"
(319.53mm)
11.31"
(287.27mm)
1.27"
(32.26mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1947 1956
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1973
Aug 1947–Mar 1948
8-Month
13.59"
(345.19mm)
15.06"
(382.52mm)
-1.47"
(-37.33mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1944 1956
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2016
Jul 1947–Mar 1948
9-Month
14.90"
(378.46mm)
18.77"
(476.76mm)
-3.87"
(-98.30mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1940 1977
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2016
Jun 1947–Mar 1948
10-Month
24.26"
(616.20mm)
23.39"
(594.11mm)
0.87"
(22.09mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1947 1977
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1945 2016
May 1947–Mar 1948
11-Month
28.33"
(719.58mm)
27.36"
(694.94mm)
0.97"
(24.64mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1944 1956
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2016
Apr 1947–Mar 1948
12-Month
32.51"
(825.75mm)
30.11"
(764.79mm)
2.40"
(60.96mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1947 1956
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2016
Oct 1946–Mar 1948
18-Month
40.46"
(1,027.68mm)
38.01"
(965.45mm)
2.45"
(62.23mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1947 1956
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1973
Apr 1946–Mar 1948
24-Month
62.33"
(1,583.18mm)
60.20"
(1,529.08mm)
2.13"
(54.10mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1944 1935
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2016
Apr 1945–Mar 1948
36-Month
97.34"
(2,472.44mm)
90.17"
(2,290.32mm)
7.17"
(182.12mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1945 1936
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2017
Apr 1944–Mar 1948
48-Month
133.10"
(3,380.74mm)
120.10"
(3,050.54mm)
13.00"
(330.20mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1947 1937
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1906 2019
Apr 1943–Mar 1948
60-Month
161.88"
(4,111.75mm)
150.07"
(3,811.78mm)
11.81"
(299.97mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1947 1938
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1910 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Divisional Time Series, published February 2020, retrieved on February 17, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/