Climate at a Glance

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Iowa, Climate Division 5. Central

Precipitation Rankings, January 1903

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1903
1-Month
0.26"
(6.60mm)
0.97"
(24.64mm)
-0.71"
(-18.04mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1899 1981
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1902 1949
Dec 1902–Jan 1903
2-Month
2.22"
(56.39mm)
2.04"
(51.82mm)
0.18"
(4.57mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1902 2003
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1900 2016
Ties: 1900, 1950, 1971
Nov 1902–Jan 1903
3-Month
4.37"
(111.00mm)
3.79"
(96.27mm)
0.58"
(14.73mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1902 2003
44th Wettest Wettest to Date 1932
Oct 1902–Jan 1903
4-Month
6.98"
(177.29mm)
6.15"
(156.21mm)
0.83"
(21.08mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1902 1977
46th Wettest Wettest to Date 1932
Sep 1902–Jan 1903
5-Month
11.12"
(282.45mm)
9.89"
(251.21mm)
1.23"
(31.24mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1902 1977
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1901 1932
Aug 1902–Jan 1903
6-Month
19.42"
(493.27mm)
13.73"
(348.74mm)
5.69"
(144.53mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1902 1977
12th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Jul 1902–Jan 1903
7-Month
28.17"
(715.52mm)
17.64"
(448.06mm)
10.53"
(267.46mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1902 1977
4th Wettest Wettest to Date 1994
Jun 1902–Jan 1903
8-Month
36.79"
(934.47mm)
22.35"
(567.69mm)
14.44"
(366.78mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1902 1977
3rd Wettest Wettest to Date 1994
May 1902–Jan 1903
9-Month
42.54"
(1,080.52mm)
26.46"
(672.08mm)
16.08"
(408.44mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 1902 1977
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 1994
Apr 1902–Jan 1903
10-Month
44.41"
(1,128.01mm)
29.42"
(747.27mm)
14.99"
(380.74mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1902 1911
3rd Wettest Wettest to Date 1994
Mar 1902–Jan 1903
11-Month
46.11"
(1,171.19mm)
31.42"
(798.07mm)
14.69"
(373.12mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1902 1911
3rd Wettest Wettest to Date 1994
Feb 1902–Jan 1903
12-Month
46.78"
(1,188.21mm)
32.44"
(823.98mm)
14.34"
(364.23mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1902 1911
5th Wettest Wettest to Date 1994
Aug 1901–Jan 1903
18-Month
56.89"
(1,445.01mm)
46.18"
(1,172.97mm)
10.71"
(272.04mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1902 1957
14th Wettest Wettest to Date 1994
Feb 1901–Jan 1903
24-Month
71.40"
(1,813.56mm)
64.85"
(1,647.19mm)
6.55"
(166.37mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1902 1990
27th Wettest Wettest to Date 2009
Feb 1900–Jan 1903
36-Month
111.82"
(2,840.23mm)
97.15"
(2,467.61mm)
14.67"
(372.62mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1902 1958
18th Wettest Wettest to Date 2011
Feb 1899–Jan 1903
48-Month
139.99"
(3,555.75mm)
129.42"
(3,287.27mm)
10.57"
(268.48mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1902 1959
31st Wettest Wettest to Date 2011
Feb 1898–Jan 1903
60-Month
168.87"
(4,289.30mm)
161.77"
(4,108.96mm)
7.10"
(180.34mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1902 1957
42nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2011

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Divisional Time Series, published April 2021, retrieved on April 20, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/