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Iowa, Climate Division 4. West Central

Precipitation Rankings, March 1956

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1956
1-Month
0.33"
(8.38mm)
1.74"
(44.20mm)
-1.41"
(-35.82mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1910 1910
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1983
Feb–Mar 1956
2-Month
0.66"
(16.76mm)
2.67"
(67.82mm)
-2.01"
(-51.06mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1910 1910
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1951
Jan–Mar 1956
3-Month
1.11"
(28.19mm)
3.48"
(88.39mm)
-2.37"
(-60.20mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1956
126th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1973
Dec 1955–Mar 1956
4-Month
1.53"
(38.86mm)
4.35"
(110.49mm)
-2.82"
(-71.63mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1956
125th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1983
Nov 1955–Mar 1956
5-Month
1.66"
(42.16mm)
5.78"
(146.81mm)
-4.12"
(-104.65mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1956
125th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1932
Oct 1955–Mar 1956
6-Month
2.29"
(58.17mm)
7.87"
(199.90mm)
-5.58"
(-141.73mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1956
125th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1983
Sep 1955–Mar 1956
7-Month
4.92"
(124.97mm)
11.31"
(287.27mm)
-6.39"
(-162.30mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1956
125th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1973
Aug 1955–Mar 1956
8-Month
6.76"
(171.70mm)
15.06"
(382.52mm)
-8.30"
(-210.82mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1956
125th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2016
Jul 1955–Mar 1956
9-Month
10.39"
(263.91mm)
18.77"
(476.76mm)
-8.38"
(-212.85mm)
3rd Driest Driest to Date 1977
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2016
Jun 1955–Mar 1956
10-Month
13.44"
(341.38mm)
23.39"
(594.11mm)
-9.95"
(-252.73mm)
2nd Driest Driest to Date 1977
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2016
May 1955–Mar 1956
11-Month
14.81"
(376.17mm)
27.36"
(694.94mm)
-12.55"
(-318.77mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1956
125th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2016
Apr 1955–Mar 1956
12-Month
17.93"
(455.42mm)
30.11"
(764.79mm)
-12.18"
(-309.37mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1956
125th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2016
Oct 1954–Mar 1956
18-Month
24.57"
(624.08mm)
38.01"
(965.45mm)
-13.44"
(-341.37mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1956
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1973
Apr 1954–Mar 1956
24-Month
49.07"
(1,246.38mm)
60.20"
(1,529.08mm)
-11.13"
(-282.70mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1938 1935
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2016
Apr 1953–Mar 1956
36-Month
72.23"
(1,834.64mm)
90.17"
(2,290.32mm)
-17.94"
(-455.68mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1938 1936
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2017
Apr 1952–Mar 1956
48-Month
103.22"
(2,621.79mm)
120.10"
(3,050.54mm)
-16.88"
(-428.75mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1940 1937
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2019
Apr 1951–Mar 1956
60-Month
143.99"
(3,657.35mm)
150.07"
(3,811.78mm)
-6.08"
(-154.43mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1944 1938
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Divisional Time Series, published September 2020, retrieved on October 1, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/