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Iowa, Climate Division 5. Central

Precipitation Rankings, February 1939

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
February 1939
1-Month
2.11"
(53.59mm)
1.02"
(25.91mm)
1.09"
(27.68mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1938 1970
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1928 1915
Ties: 1948
Jan–Feb 1939
2-Month
2.96"
(75.18mm)
1.99"
(50.55mm)
0.97"
(24.63mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1938 1970
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1915
Dec 1938–Feb 1939
3-Month
3.72"
(94.49mm)
3.06"
(77.72mm)
0.66"
(16.77mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1938 1931
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1937 2016
Nov 1938–Feb 1939
4-Month
6.59"
(167.39mm)
4.81"
(122.17mm)
1.78"
(45.22mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1938 1977
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1936 1932
Oct 1938–Feb 1939
5-Month
7.35"
(186.69mm)
7.17"
(182.12mm)
0.18"
(4.57mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1938 1977
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1936 1932
Sep 1938–Feb 1939
6-Month
12.39"
(314.71mm)
10.91"
(277.11mm)
1.48"
(37.60mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1938 1977
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1932
Aug 1938–Feb 1939
7-Month
14.79"
(375.67mm)
14.74"
(374.40mm)
0.05"
(1.27mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1938 1977
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 2019
Ties: 1961
Jul 1938–Feb 1939
8-Month
19.60"
(497.84mm)
18.66"
(473.96mm)
0.94"
(23.88mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1938 1977
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1936 1994
Jun 1938–Feb 1939
9-Month
23.73"
(602.74mm)
23.37"
(593.60mm)
0.36"
(9.14mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1938 1977
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1936 1994
May 1938–Feb 1939
10-Month
30.20"
(767.08mm)
27.48"
(697.99mm)
2.72"
(69.09mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1938 1977
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1936 1994
Ties: 1952
Apr 1938–Feb 1939
11-Month
34.50"
(876.30mm)
30.44"
(773.18mm)
4.06"
(103.12mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1938 1989
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1936 1994
Mar 1938–Feb 1939
12-Month
37.14"
(943.36mm)
32.44"
(823.98mm)
4.70"
(119.38mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1938 1989
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1932 1994
Sep 1937–Feb 1939
18-Month
43.73"
(1,110.74mm)
43.36"
(1,101.34mm)
0.37"
(9.40mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1938 1989
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1936 1994
Mar 1937–Feb 1939
24-Month
63.33"
(1,608.58mm)
64.85"
(1,647.19mm)
-1.52"
(-38.61mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1938 1990
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 2011
Mar 1936–Feb 1939
36-Month
90.80"
(2,306.32mm)
97.16"
(2,467.86mm)
-6.36"
(-161.54mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1938 1958
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 2011
Ties: 1912
Mar 1935–Feb 1939
48-Month
127.34"
(3,234.44mm)
129.44"
(3,287.78mm)
-2.10"
(-53.34mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1938 1959
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1923 2011
Mar 1934–Feb 1939
60-Month
154.58"
(3,926.33mm)
161.78"
(4,109.21mm)
-7.20"
(-182.88mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1938 1957
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1936 2011

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Divisional Time Series, published January 2021, retrieved on January 28, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/