Climate at a Glance

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Iowa, Climate Division 4. West Central

Precipitation Rankings, March 1951

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1951
1-Month
3.69"
(93.73mm)
1.74"
(44.20mm)
1.95"
(49.53mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1950 1910
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1983
Feb–Mar 1951
2-Month
6.22"
(157.99mm)
2.67"
(67.82mm)
3.55"
(90.17mm)
126th Driest Driest since: 1950 1910
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1951
Jan–Mar 1951
3-Month
6.64"
(168.66mm)
3.48"
(88.39mm)
3.16"
(80.27mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1950 1956
3rd Wettest Wettest to Date 1973
Dec 1950–Mar 1951
4-Month
6.91"
(175.51mm)
4.35"
(110.49mm)
2.56"
(65.02mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1950 1956
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1983
Nov 1950–Mar 1951
5-Month
7.32"
(185.93mm)
5.78"
(146.81mm)
1.54"
(39.12mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1950 1956
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1932
Oct 1950–Mar 1951
6-Month
9.42"
(239.27mm)
7.87"
(199.90mm)
1.55"
(39.37mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1950 1956
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1983
Ties: 1958
Sep 1950–Mar 1951
7-Month
10.36"
(263.14mm)
11.31"
(287.27mm)
-0.95"
(-24.13mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1950 1956
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1973
Aug 1950–Mar 1951
8-Month
13.92"
(353.57mm)
15.06"
(382.52mm)
-1.14"
(-28.95mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1950 1956
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2016
Jul 1950–Mar 1951
9-Month
18.40"
(467.36mm)
18.77"
(476.76mm)
-0.37"
(-9.40mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1950 1977
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2016
Ties: 1946
Jun 1950–Mar 1951
10-Month
24.18"
(614.17mm)
23.39"
(594.11mm)
0.79"
(20.06mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1950 1977
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2016
May 1950–Mar 1951
11-Month
29.78"
(756.41mm)
27.36"
(694.94mm)
2.42"
(61.47mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1950 1956
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1945 2016
Apr 1950–Mar 1951
12-Month
31.36"
(796.54mm)
30.11"
(764.79mm)
1.25"
(31.75mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1950 1956
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2016
Oct 1949–Mar 1951
18-Month
36.94"
(938.28mm)
38.01"
(965.45mm)
-1.07"
(-27.17mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1950 1956
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1973
Apr 1949–Mar 1951
24-Month
55.51"
(1,409.95mm)
60.20"
(1,529.08mm)
-4.69"
(-119.13mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1950 1935
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2016
Apr 1948–Mar 1951
36-Month
83.69"
(2,125.73mm)
90.17"
(2,290.32mm)
-6.48"
(-164.59mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1942 1936
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2017
Apr 1947–Mar 1951
48-Month
116.20"
(2,951.48mm)
120.10"
(3,050.54mm)
-3.90"
(-99.06mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1950 1937
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2019
Apr 1946–Mar 1951
60-Month
146.02"
(3,708.91mm)
150.07"
(3,811.78mm)
-4.05"
(-102.87mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1944 1938
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Divisional Time Series, published July 2020, retrieved on July 16, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/