Climate at a Glance

Divisional Rankings

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Iowa, Climate Division 4. West Central

Precipitation Rankings, March 2018

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 2018
1-Month
2.45"
(62.23mm)
1.74"
(44.20mm)
0.71"
(18.03mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 2016 1910
29th Wettest Wettest since: 2017 1983
Feb–Mar 2018
2-Month
3.53"
(89.66mm)
2.67"
(67.82mm)
0.86"
(21.84mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 2016 1910
31st Wettest Wettest since: 2017 1951
Jan–Mar 2018
3-Month
4.48"
(113.79mm)
3.48"
(88.39mm)
1.00"
(25.40mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 2016 1956
25th Wettest Wettest since: 2017 1973
Dec 2017–Mar 2018
4-Month
4.88"
(123.95mm)
4.35"
(110.49mm)
0.53"
(13.46mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 2015 1956
49th Wettest Wettest since: 2017 1983
Nov 2017–Mar 2018
5-Month
5.03"
(127.76mm)
5.78"
(146.81mm)
-0.75"
(-19.05mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 2015 1956
79th Wettest Wettest since: 2017 1932
Oct 2017–Mar 2018
6-Month
10.44"
(265.18mm)
7.87"
(199.90mm)
2.57"
(65.28mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 2017 1956
24th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 1983
Sep 2017–Mar 2018
7-Month
13.65"
(346.71mm)
11.31"
(287.27mm)
2.34"
(59.44mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 2015 1956
31st Wettest Wettest since: 2017 1973
Aug 2017–Mar 2018
8-Month
20.39"
(517.91mm)
15.06"
(382.52mm)
5.33"
(135.39mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 2017 1956
11th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 2016
Jul 2017–Mar 2018
9-Month
22.53"
(572.26mm)
18.77"
(476.76mm)
3.76"
(95.50mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 2014 1977
26th Wettest Wettest since: 2017 2016
Jun 2017–Mar 2018
10-Month
24.78"
(629.41mm)
23.39"
(594.11mm)
1.39"
(35.30mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 2014 1977
48th Wettest Wettest since: 2017 2016
May 2017–Mar 2018
11-Month
30.92"
(785.37mm)
27.36"
(694.94mm)
3.56"
(90.43mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 2014 1956
34th Wettest Wettest since: 2017 2016
Apr 2017–Mar 2018
12-Month
33.81"
(858.77mm)
30.11"
(764.79mm)
3.70"
(93.98mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 2014 1956
37th Wettest Wettest since: 2017 2016
Oct 2016–Mar 2018
18-Month
43.11"
(1,094.99mm)
38.01"
(965.45mm)
5.10"
(129.54mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 2014 1956
31st Wettest Wettest since: 2017 1973
Apr 2016–Mar 2018
24-Month
70.61"
(1,793.49mm)
60.20"
(1,529.08mm)
10.41"
(264.41mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 2015 1935
20th Wettest Wettest since: 2017 2016
Apr 2015–Mar 2018
36-Month
117.21"
(2,977.13mm)
90.17"
(2,290.32mm)
27.04"
(686.81mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 2016 1936
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 2017 2017
Apr 2014–Mar 2018
48-Month
157.43"
(3,998.72mm)
120.10"
(3,050.54mm)
37.33"
(948.18mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 2017 1937
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Apr 2013–Mar 2018
60-Month
185.15"
(4,702.81mm)
150.07"
(3,811.78mm)
35.08"
(891.03mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 2017 1938
3rd Wettest Wettest to Date 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Divisional Time Series, published November 2020, retrieved on December 3, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/