Climate at a Glance

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Iowa, Climate Division 4. West Central

Precipitation Rankings, March 1953

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1953
1-Month
2.31"
(58.67mm)
1.74"
(44.20mm)
0.57"
(14.47mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1950 1910
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1983
Feb–Mar 1953
2-Month
3.47"
(88.14mm)
2.67"
(67.82mm)
0.80"
(20.32mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1950 1910
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1951
Jan–Mar 1953
3-Month
4.28"
(108.71mm)
3.48"
(88.39mm)
0.80"
(20.32mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1950 1956
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1973
Dec 1952–Mar 1953
4-Month
5.10"
(129.54mm)
4.35"
(110.49mm)
0.75"
(19.05mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1950 1956
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1983
Ties: 1919, 2006
Nov 1952–Mar 1953
5-Month
6.88"
(174.75mm)
5.78"
(146.81mm)
1.10"
(27.94mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1952 1956
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1932
Oct 1952–Mar 1953
6-Month
6.88"
(174.75mm)
7.87"
(199.90mm)
-0.99"
(-25.15mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1950 1956
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1983
Ties: 2013
Sep 1952–Mar 1953
7-Month
7.88"
(200.15mm)
11.31"
(287.27mm)
-3.43"
(-87.12mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1940 1956
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1973
Aug 1952–Mar 1953
8-Month
13.17"
(334.52mm)
15.06"
(382.52mm)
-1.89"
(-48.00mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1950 1956
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2016
Jul 1952–Mar 1953
9-Month
18.29"
(464.57mm)
18.77"
(476.76mm)
-0.48"
(-12.19mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1950 1977
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2016
Jun 1952–Mar 1953
10-Month
24.48"
(621.79mm)
23.39"
(594.11mm)
1.09"
(27.68mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1951 1977
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2016
May 1952–Mar 1953
11-Month
28.79"
(731.27mm)
27.36"
(694.94mm)
1.43"
(36.33mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1950 1956
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2016
Apr 1952–Mar 1953
12-Month
30.99"
(787.15mm)
30.11"
(764.79mm)
0.88"
(22.36mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1950 1956
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2016
Oct 1951–Mar 1953
18-Month
39.79"
(1,010.67mm)
38.01"
(965.45mm)
1.78"
(45.22mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1951 1956
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1973
Apr 1951–Mar 1953
24-Month
71.76"
(1,822.70mm)
60.20"
(1,529.08mm)
11.56"
(293.62mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1951 1935
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2016
Ties: 1988
Apr 1950–Mar 1953
36-Month
103.12"
(2,619.25mm)
90.17"
(2,290.32mm)
12.95"
(328.93mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1952 1936
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1905 2017
Apr 1949–Mar 1953
48-Month
127.27"
(3,232.66mm)
120.10"
(3,050.54mm)
7.17"
(182.12mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1952 1937
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2019
Apr 1948–Mar 1953
60-Month
155.45"
(3,948.43mm)
150.07"
(3,811.78mm)
5.38"
(136.65mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1951 1938
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Divisional Time Series, published July 2020, retrieved on August 5, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/