Climate at a Glance

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Iowa, Climate Division 5. Central

Precipitation Rankings, March 1918

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1918
1-Month
0.44"
(11.18mm)
1.98"
(50.29mm)
-1.54"
(-39.11mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1910 1994
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1917 1990
Feb–Mar 1918
2-Month
1.42"
(36.07mm)
3.00"
(76.20mm)
-1.58"
(-40.13mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1910 1910
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1917 1951
Ties: 1978
Jan–Mar 1918
3-Month
2.19"
(55.63mm)
3.97"
(100.84mm)
-1.78"
(-45.21mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1899 1958
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1917 1951
Dec 1917–Mar 1918
4-Month
2.88"
(73.15mm)
5.03"
(127.76mm)
-2.15"
(-54.61mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1899 1956
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1917 1983
Nov 1917–Mar 1918
5-Month
3.24"
(82.30mm)
6.79"
(172.47mm)
-3.55"
(-90.17mm)
4th Driest Driest to Date 1956
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1917 1932
Oct 1917–Mar 1918
6-Month
4.58"
(116.33mm)
9.15"
(232.41mm)
-4.57"
(-116.08mm)
3rd Driest Driest to Date 1956
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1917 1932
Sep 1917–Mar 1918
7-Month
7.40"
(187.96mm)
12.89"
(327.41mm)
-5.49"
(-139.45mm)
9th Driest Driest to Date 1967
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1917 1932
Aug 1917–Mar 1918
8-Month
9.65"
(245.11mm)
16.72"
(424.69mm)
-7.07"
(-179.58mm)
5th Driest Driest to Date 1977
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1917 2019
Jul 1917–Mar 1918
9-Month
11.69"
(296.93mm)
20.64"
(524.26mm)
-8.95"
(-227.33mm)
5th Driest Driest to Date 1977
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1917 2019
Jun 1917–Mar 1918
10-Month
18.76"
(476.50mm)
25.35"
(643.89mm)
-6.59"
(-167.39mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1917 1977
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2019
May 1917–Mar 1918
11-Month
22.39"
(568.71mm)
29.46"
(748.28mm)
-7.07"
(-179.57mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1911 1977
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1917 1994
Apr 1917–Mar 1918
12-Month
27.14"
(689.36mm)
32.42"
(823.47mm)
-5.28"
(-134.11mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1917 1989
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1994
Oct 1916–Mar 1918
18-Month
34.62"
(879.35mm)
41.61"
(1,056.89mm)
-6.99"
(-177.54mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1917 1989
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1994
Apr 1916–Mar 1918
24-Month
52.37"
(1,330.20mm)
64.83"
(1,646.68mm)
-12.46"
(-316.48mm)
8th Driest Driest to Date 1957
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1917 2009
Apr 1915–Mar 1918
36-Month
91.74"
(2,330.20mm)
97.16"
(2,467.86mm)
-5.42"
(-137.66mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1913 1958
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1917 2011
Apr 1914–Mar 1918
48-Month
126.89"
(3,223.01mm)
129.44"
(3,287.78mm)
-2.55"
(-64.77mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1914 1957
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1917 2011
Apr 1913–Mar 1918
60-Month
156.23"
(3,968.24mm)
161.78"
(4,109.21mm)
-5.55"
(-140.97mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1915 1957
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1917 2011

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Divisional Time Series, published February 2021, retrieved on March 5, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/