Climate at a Glance

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Iowa, Climate Division 4. West Central

Precipitation Rankings, March 2005

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 2005
1-Month
1.00"
(25.40mm)
1.74"
(44.20mm)
-0.74"
(-18.80mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1999 1910
90th Wettest Wettest since: 2004 1983
Ties: 1955, 1981
Feb–Mar 2005
2-Month
2.77"
(70.36mm)
2.67"
(67.82mm)
0.10"
(2.54mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 2003 1910
51st Wettest Wettest since: 2004 1951
Jan–Mar 2005
3-Month
3.54"
(89.92mm)
3.48"
(88.39mm)
0.06"
(1.53mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 2003 1956
60th Wettest Wettest since: 2004 1973
Dec 2004–Mar 2005
4-Month
3.79"
(96.27mm)
4.35"
(110.49mm)
-0.56"
(-14.22mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 2003 1956
75th Wettest Wettest since: 2004 1983
Ties: 1966
Nov 2004–Mar 2005
5-Month
6.80"
(172.72mm)
5.78"
(146.81mm)
1.02"
(25.91mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 2003 1956
38th Wettest Wettest since: 2004 1932
Oct 2004–Mar 2005
6-Month
7.67"
(194.82mm)
7.87"
(199.90mm)
-0.20"
(-5.08mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 2003 1956
64th Wettest Wettest since: 2004 1983
Ties: 1946
Sep 2004–Mar 2005
7-Month
10.40"
(264.16mm)
11.31"
(287.27mm)
-0.91"
(-23.11mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 2003 1956
76th Wettest Wettest since: 2004 1973
Aug 2004–Mar 2005
8-Month
13.23"
(336.04mm)
15.06"
(382.52mm)
-1.83"
(-46.48mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 2001 1956
90th Wettest Wettest since: 2004 2016
Jul 2004–Mar 2005
9-Month
16.57"
(420.88mm)
18.77"
(476.76mm)
-2.20"
(-55.88mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 2002 1977
87th Wettest Wettest since: 2004 2016
Jun 2004–Mar 2005
10-Month
20.45"
(519.43mm)
23.39"
(594.11mm)
-2.94"
(-74.68mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 2002 1977
94th Wettest Wettest since: 2004 2016
May 2004–Mar 2005
11-Month
27.55"
(699.77mm)
27.36"
(694.94mm)
0.19"
(4.83mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 2003 1956
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 2004 2016
Apr 2004–Mar 2005
12-Month
29.73"
(755.14mm)
30.11"
(764.79mm)
-0.38"
(-9.65mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 2003 1956
65th Wettest Wettest since: 2004 2016
Oct 2003–Mar 2005
18-Month
40.70"
(1,033.78mm)
38.01"
(965.45mm)
2.69"
(68.33mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 2004 1956
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1999 1973
Apr 2003–Mar 2005
24-Month
61.55"
(1,563.37mm)
60.20"
(1,529.08mm)
1.35"
(34.29mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 2004 1935
60th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 2016
Apr 2002–Mar 2005
36-Month
90.48"
(2,298.19mm)
90.17"
(2,290.32mm)
0.31"
(7.87mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 2003 1936
67th Wettest Wettest since: 2004 2017
Apr 2001–Mar 2005
48-Month
121.46"
(3,085.08mm)
120.10"
(3,050.54mm)
1.36"
(34.54mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 2004 1937
59th Wettest Wettest since: 2002 2019
Apr 2000–Mar 2005
60-Month
145.33"
(3,691.38mm)
150.07"
(3,811.78mm)
-4.74"
(-120.40mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1981 1938
90th Wettest Wettest since: 2004 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/