Climate at a Glance

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Iowa, Climate Division 4. West Central

Precipitation Rankings, April 1951

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1951
1-Month
5.58"
(141.73mm)
2.73"
(69.34mm)
2.85"
(72.39mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1950 1926
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 1984
Mar–Apr 1951
2-Month
9.27"
(235.46mm)
4.47"
(113.54mm)
4.80"
(121.92mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1950 1910
4th Wettest Wettest to Date 1991
Feb–Apr 1951
3-Month
11.80"
(299.72mm)
5.40"
(137.16mm)
6.40"
(162.56mm)
126th Driest Driest since: 1950 1910
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1951
Jan–Apr 1951
4-Month
12.22"
(310.39mm)
6.21"
(157.73mm)
6.01"
(152.66mm)
126th Driest Driest since: 1950 1910
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1951
Dec 1950–Apr 1951
5-Month
12.49"
(317.25mm)
7.09"
(180.09mm)
5.40"
(137.16mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1950 1956
4th Wettest Wettest to Date 2016
Nov 1950–Apr 1951
6-Month
12.90"
(327.66mm)
8.52"
(216.41mm)
4.38"
(111.25mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1950 1956
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1932 2016
Oct 1950–Apr 1951
7-Month
15.00"
(381.00mm)
10.60"
(269.24mm)
4.40"
(111.76mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1950 1956
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1932 1984
Sep 1950–Apr 1951
8-Month
15.94"
(404.88mm)
14.04"
(356.62mm)
1.90"
(48.26mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1950 1956
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1973
Aug 1950–Apr 1951
9-Month
19.50"
(495.30mm)
17.80"
(452.12mm)
1.70"
(43.18mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1950 1956
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2016
Jul 1950–Apr 1951
10-Month
23.98"
(609.09mm)
21.50"
(546.10mm)
2.48"
(62.99mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1950 1956
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 2016
Ties: 1910
Jun 1950–Apr 1951
11-Month
29.76"
(755.90mm)
26.13"
(663.70mm)
3.63"
(92.20mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1950 1977
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1945 2016
May 1950–Apr 1951
12-Month
35.36"
(898.14mm)
30.10"
(764.54mm)
5.26"
(133.60mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1950 1956
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 2016
Nov 1949–Apr 1951
18-Month
40.69"
(1,033.53mm)
38.64"
(981.46mm)
2.05"
(52.07mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1950 1956
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2016
May 1949–Apr 1951
24-Month
59.82"
(1,519.43mm)
60.24"
(1,530.10mm)
-0.42"
(-10.67mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1950 1957
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2016
May 1948–Apr 1951
36-Month
86.49"
(2,196.85mm)
90.23"
(2,291.84mm)
-3.74"
(-94.99mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1950 1935
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2017
May 1947–Apr 1951
48-Month
117.60"
(2,987.04mm)
120.14"
(3,051.56mm)
-2.54"
(-64.52mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1950 1937
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2018
May 1946–Apr 1951
60-Month
150.60"
(3,825.24mm)
150.07"
(3,811.78mm)
0.53"
(13.46mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1950 1938
71st 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 13, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/