Climate at a Glance

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Iowa, Climate Division 4. West Central

Precipitation Rankings, March 1950

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1950
1-Month
0.85"
(21.59mm)
1.74"
(44.20mm)
-0.89"
(-22.61mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1947 1910
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1983
Feb–Mar 1950
2-Month
2.31"
(58.67mm)
2.67"
(67.82mm)
-0.36"
(-9.15mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1947 1910
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1951
Ties: 1921
Jan–Mar 1950
3-Month
3.30"
(83.82mm)
3.48"
(88.39mm)
-0.18"
(-4.57mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1947 1956
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1973
Dec 1949–Mar 1950
4-Month
3.65"
(92.71mm)
4.35"
(110.49mm)
-0.70"
(-17.78mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1947 1956
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1983
Nov 1949–Mar 1950
5-Month
3.75"
(95.25mm)
5.78"
(146.81mm)
-2.03"
(-51.56mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1943 1956
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1932
Oct 1949–Mar 1950
6-Month
5.58"
(141.73mm)
7.87"
(199.90mm)
-2.29"
(-58.17mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1943 1956
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1983
Sep 1949–Mar 1950
7-Month
9.64"
(244.86mm)
11.31"
(287.27mm)
-1.67"
(-42.41mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1945 1956
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1973
Aug 1949–Mar 1950
8-Month
12.75"
(323.85mm)
15.06"
(382.52mm)
-2.31"
(-58.67mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1944 1956
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2016
Jul 1949–Mar 1950
9-Month
16.06"
(407.92mm)
18.77"
(476.76mm)
-2.71"
(-68.84mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1948 1977
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2016
Jun 1949–Mar 1950
10-Month
19.66"
(499.36mm)
23.39"
(594.11mm)
-3.73"
(-94.75mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1940 1977
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2016
May 1949–Mar 1950
11-Month
22.88"
(581.15mm)
27.36"
(694.94mm)
-4.48"
(-113.79mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1940 1956
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2016
Apr 1949–Mar 1950
12-Month
24.15"
(613.41mm)
30.11"
(764.79mm)
-5.96"
(-151.38mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1940 1956
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2016
Oct 1948–Mar 1950
18-Month
35.61"
(904.49mm)
38.01"
(965.45mm)
-2.40"
(-60.96mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1944 1956
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1973
Apr 1948–Mar 1950
24-Month
52.33"
(1,329.18mm)
60.20"
(1,529.08mm)
-7.87"
(-199.90mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1941 1935
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2016
Apr 1947–Mar 1950
36-Month
84.84"
(2,154.94mm)
90.17"
(2,290.32mm)
-5.33"
(-135.38mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1942 1936
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2017
Apr 1946–Mar 1950
48-Month
114.66"
(2,912.36mm)
120.10"
(3,050.54mm)
-5.44"
(-138.18mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1943 1937
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2019
Apr 1945–Mar 1950
60-Month
149.67"
(3,801.62mm)
150.07"
(3,811.78mm)
-0.40"
(-10.16mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1944 1938
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Divisional Time Series, published August 2020, retrieved on August 9, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/