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Iowa, Climate Division 4. West Central

Precipitation Rankings, December 1955

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1955
1-Month
0.42"
(10.67mm)
0.89"
(22.61mm)
-0.47"
(-11.94mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1954 2002
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 2015
Nov–Dec 1955
2-Month
0.55"
(13.97mm)
2.33"
(59.18mm)
-1.78"
(-45.21mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1954 2002
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 2015
Ties: 2017
Oct–Dec 1955
3-Month
1.18"
(29.97mm)
4.40"
(111.76mm)
-3.22"
(-81.79mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1955
126th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1909
Sep–Dec 1955
4-Month
3.81"
(96.77mm)
7.80"
(198.12mm)
-3.99"
(-101.35mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1952 1976
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1931
Aug–Dec 1955
5-Month
5.65"
(143.51mm)
11.51"
(292.35mm)
-5.86"
(-148.84mm)
2nd Driest Driest to Date 1976
125th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2015
Jul–Dec 1955
6-Month
9.28"
(235.71mm)
15.18"
(385.57mm)
-5.90"
(-149.86mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1953 1976
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2015
Jun–Dec 1955
7-Month
12.33"
(313.18mm)
19.81"
(503.17mm)
-7.48"
(-189.99mm)
2nd Driest Driest to Date 1976
125th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2015
May–Dec 1955
8-Month
13.70"
(347.98mm)
23.78"
(604.01mm)
-10.08"
(-256.03mm)
2nd Driest Driest to Date 1976
125th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2015
Apr–Dec 1955
9-Month
16.82"
(427.23mm)
26.51"
(673.35mm)
-9.69"
(-246.12mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1936 1976
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2015
Mar–Dec 1955
10-Month
17.82"
(452.63mm)
28.25"
(717.55mm)
-10.43"
(-264.92mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1936 1936
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2015
Feb–Dec 1955
11-Month
18.97"
(481.84mm)
29.18"
(741.17mm)
-10.21"
(-259.33mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1936 1936
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2015
Jan–Dec 1955
12-Month
19.51"
(495.55mm)
29.99"
(761.75mm)
-10.48"
(-266.20mm)
2nd Driest Driest to Date 1976
125th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2015
Jul 1954–Dec 1955
18-Month
34.08"
(865.63mm)
45.28"
(1,150.11mm)
-11.20"
(-284.48mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1936 1976
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2015
Jan 1954–Dec 1955
24-Month
52.02"
(1,321.31mm)
60.11"
(1,526.79mm)
-8.09"
(-205.48mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1940 1956
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2015
Jan 1953–Dec 1955
36-Month
75.40"
(1,915.16mm)
90.18"
(2,290.57mm)
-14.78"
(-375.41mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1937 1935
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2016
Jan 1952–Dec 1955
48-Month
107.28"
(2,724.91mm)
120.13"
(3,051.30mm)
-12.85"
(-326.39mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1939 1936
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2018
Jan 1951–Dec 1955
60-Month
149.52"
(3,797.81mm)
150.08"
(3,812.03mm)
-0.56"
(-14.22mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1950 1937
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2018

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Divisional Time Series, published January 2021, retrieved on January 15, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/