Climate at a Glance

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Iowa, Climate Division 4. West Central

Precipitation Rankings, December 2002

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 2002
1-Month
0.04"
(1.02mm)
0.89"
(22.61mm)
-0.85"
(-21.59mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 2002
126th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 2015
Nov–Dec 2002
2-Month
0.23"
(5.84mm)
2.33"
(59.18mm)
-2.10"
(-53.34mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 2002
126th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 2015
Oct–Dec 2002
3-Month
3.99"
(101.35mm)
4.40"
(111.76mm)
-0.41"
(-10.41mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1999 1955
71st Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1909
Ties: 1925
Sep–Dec 2002
4-Month
5.77"
(146.56mm)
7.80"
(198.12mm)
-2.03"
(-51.56mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1999 1976
96th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1931
Aug–Dec 2002
5-Month
12.77"
(324.36mm)
11.51"
(292.35mm)
1.26"
(32.01mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 2001 1976
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2015
Jul–Dec 2002
6-Month
15.95"
(405.13mm)
15.18"
(385.57mm)
0.77"
(19.56mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 2001 1976
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2015
Jun–Dec 2002
7-Month
18.67"
(474.22mm)
19.81"
(503.17mm)
-1.14"
(-28.95mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 2001 1976
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1998 2015
May–Dec 2002
8-Month
22.79"
(578.87mm)
23.78"
(604.01mm)
-0.99"
(-25.14mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 2000 1976
76th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 2015
Apr–Dec 2002
9-Month
26.27"
(667.26mm)
26.51"
(673.35mm)
-0.24"
(-6.09mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 2000 1976
65th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 2015
Mar–Dec 2002
10-Month
27.35"
(694.69mm)
28.25"
(717.55mm)
-0.90"
(-22.86mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 2000 1936
71st Wettest Wettest since: 2001 2015
Feb–Dec 2002
11-Month
28.03"
(711.96mm)
29.18"
(741.17mm)
-1.15"
(-29.21mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 2000 1936
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 2001 2015
Jan–Dec 2002
12-Month
28.28"
(718.31mm)
29.99"
(761.75mm)
-1.71"
(-43.44mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 2000 1976
77th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 2015
Ties: 1921
Jul 2001–Dec 2002
18-Month
42.19"
(1,071.63mm)
45.28"
(1,150.11mm)
-3.09"
(-78.48mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 2000 1976
85th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 2015
Jan 2001–Dec 2002
24-Month
61.12"
(1,552.45mm)
60.11"
(1,526.79mm)
1.01"
(25.66mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 2001 1956
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1999 2015
Jan 2000–Dec 2002
36-Month
84.07"
(2,135.38mm)
90.18"
(2,290.57mm)
-6.11"
(-155.19mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1990 1935
94th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 2016
Jan 1999–Dec 2002
48-Month
115.62"
(2,936.75mm)
120.13"
(3,051.30mm)
-4.51"
(-114.55mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1981 1936
89th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 2018
Jan 1998–Dec 2002
60-Month
154.35"
(3,920.49mm)
150.08"
(3,812.03mm)
4.27"
(108.46mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 2001 1937
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 2000 2018

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Divisional Time Series, published January 2021, retrieved on January 22, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/