Climate at a Glance

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Iowa, Climate Division 5. Central

Precipitation Rankings, January 1897

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1897
1-Month
1.60"
(40.64mm)
0.97"
(24.64mm)
0.63"
(16.00mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1896 1981
16th Wettest Wettest to Date 1949
Dec 1896–Jan 1897
2-Month
2.14"
(54.36mm)
2.04"
(51.82mm)
0.10"
(2.54mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1896 2003
50th Wettest Wettest to Date 2016
Nov 1896–Jan 1897
3-Month
3.74"
(95.00mm)
3.79"
(96.27mm)
-0.05"
(-1.27mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1896 2003
59th Wettest Wettest to Date 1932
Oct 1896–Jan 1897
4-Month
6.95"
(176.53mm)
6.15"
(156.21mm)
0.80"
(20.32mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1896 1977
46th Wettest Wettest to Date 1932
Sep 1896–Jan 1897
5-Month
11.17"
(283.72mm)
9.89"
(251.21mm)
1.28"
(32.51mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1896 1977
40th Wettest Wettest to Date 1932
Ties: 2009
Aug 1896–Jan 1897
6-Month
14.67"
(372.62mm)
13.73"
(348.74mm)
0.94"
(23.88mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1896 1977
49th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Jul 1896–Jan 1897
7-Month
23.77"
(603.76mm)
17.64"
(448.06mm)
6.13"
(155.70mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1896 1977
18th Wettest Wettest to Date 1994
Jun 1896–Jan 1897
8-Month
26.56"
(674.62mm)
22.35"
(567.69mm)
4.21"
(106.93mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1896 1977
27th Wettest Wettest to Date 1994
May 1896–Jan 1897
9-Month
32.94"
(836.68mm)
26.46"
(672.08mm)
6.48"
(164.60mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1896 1977
17th Wettest Wettest to Date 1994
Apr 1896–Jan 1897
10-Month
38.47"
(977.14mm)
29.42"
(747.27mm)
9.05"
(229.87mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1896 1911
9th Wettest Wettest to Date 1994
Mar 1896–Jan 1897
11-Month
39.23"
(996.44mm)
31.42"
(798.07mm)
7.81"
(198.37mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1896 1911
17th Wettest Wettest to Date 1994
Feb 1896–Jan 1897
12-Month
39.73"
(1,009.14mm)
32.44"
(823.98mm)
7.29"
(185.16mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1896 1911
20th Wettest Wettest to Date 1994
Aug 1895–Jan 1897
18-Month
51.49"
(1,307.85mm)
46.18"
(1,172.97mm)
5.31"
(134.88mm)
96th Driest Driest to Date 1957
28th Wettest Wettest to Date 1994
Feb 1895–Jan 1897
24-Month
66.74"
(1,695.20mm)
64.85"
(1,647.19mm)
1.89"
(48.01mm)
74th Driest Driest to Date 1990
50th Wettest Wettest to Date 2009

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Divisional Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 14, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/