Climate at a Glance

Divisional Rankings

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Iowa, Climate Division 4. West Central

Precipitation Rankings, March 2017

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 2017
1-Month
2.49"
(63.25mm)
1.74"
(44.20mm)
0.75"
(19.05mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 2016 1910
26th Wettest Wettest since: 2007 1983
Ties: 1901
Feb–Mar 2017
2-Month
3.59"
(91.19mm)
2.67"
(67.82mm)
0.92"
(23.37mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 2016 1910
30th Wettest Wettest since: 2007 1951
Jan–Mar 2017
3-Month
4.73"
(120.14mm)
3.48"
(88.39mm)
1.25"
(31.75mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 2016 1956
20th Wettest Wettest since: 2007 1973
Dec 2016–Mar 2017
4-Month
6.06"
(153.92mm)
4.35"
(110.49mm)
1.71"
(43.43mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 2015 1956
17th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 1983
Nov 2016–Mar 2017
5-Month
7.44"
(188.98mm)
5.78"
(146.81mm)
1.66"
(42.17mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 2015 1956
21st Wettest Wettest since: 2016 1932
Oct 2016–Mar 2017
6-Month
9.30"
(236.22mm)
7.87"
(199.90mm)
1.43"
(36.32mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 2015 1956
36th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 1983
Sep 2016–Mar 2017
7-Month
15.13"
(384.30mm)
11.31"
(287.27mm)
3.82"
(97.03mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 2015 1956
17th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 1973
Ties: 2007
Aug 2016–Mar 2017
8-Month
20.16"
(512.06mm)
15.06"
(382.52mm)
5.10"
(129.54mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 2015 1956
11th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 2016
Jul 2016–Mar 2017
9-Month
25.06"
(636.52mm)
18.77"
(476.76mm)
6.29"
(159.76mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 2015 1977
11th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 2016
Jun 2016–Mar 2017
10-Month
26.91"
(683.51mm)
23.39"
(594.11mm)
3.52"
(89.40mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 2014 1977
28th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 2016
May 2016–Mar 2017
11-Month
32.10"
(815.34mm)
27.36"
(694.94mm)
4.74"
(120.40mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 2014 1956
24th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 2016
Apr 2016–Mar 2017
12-Month
36.80"
(934.72mm)
30.11"
(764.79mm)
6.69"
(169.93mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 2014 1956
17th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 2016
Oct 2015–Mar 2017
18-Month
50.11"
(1,272.79mm)
38.01"
(965.45mm)
12.10"
(307.34mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 2015 1956
9th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 1973
Apr 2015–Mar 2017
24-Month
83.40"
(2,118.36mm)
60.20"
(1,529.08mm)
23.20"
(589.28mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 2015 1935
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 2016 2016
Apr 2014–Mar 2017
36-Month
123.62"
(3,139.95mm)
90.17"
(2,290.32mm)
33.45"
(849.63mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 2016 1936
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2017
Apr 2013–Mar 2017
48-Month
151.34"
(3,844.04mm)
120.10"
(3,050.54mm)
31.24"
(793.50mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 2016 1937
3rd Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Apr 2012–Mar 2017
60-Month
174.18"
(4,424.17mm)
150.07"
(3,811.78mm)
24.11"
(612.39mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 2016 1938
7th Wettest Wettest since: 2012 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Divisional Time Series, published December 2019, retrieved on December 13, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/