Climate at a Glance

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Iowa, Climate Division 5. Central

Precipitation Rankings, March 1947

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1947
1-Month
1.49"
(37.85mm)
1.98"
(50.29mm)
-0.49"
(-12.44mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1941 1994
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1990
Feb–Mar 1947
2-Month
1.81"
(45.97mm)
3.00"
(76.20mm)
-1.19"
(-30.23mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1941 1910
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1951
Jan–Mar 1947
3-Month
3.30"
(83.82mm)
3.97"
(100.84mm)
-0.67"
(-17.02mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1943 1958
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1951
Dec 1946–Mar 1947
4-Month
3.68"
(93.47mm)
5.03"
(127.76mm)
-1.35"
(-34.29mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1934 1956
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1983
Nov 1946–Mar 1947
5-Month
5.01"
(127.25mm)
6.79"
(172.47mm)
-1.78"
(-45.22mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1940 1956
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1932
Oct 1946–Mar 1947
6-Month
8.80"
(223.52mm)
9.15"
(232.41mm)
-0.35"
(-8.89mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1944 1956
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1932
Sep 1946–Mar 1947
7-Month
13.48"
(342.39mm)
12.89"
(327.41mm)
0.59"
(14.98mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1945 1967
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1932
Aug 1946–Mar 1947
8-Month
16.24"
(412.50mm)
16.72"
(424.69mm)
-0.48"
(-12.19mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1944 1977
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2019
Jul 1946–Mar 1947
9-Month
19.37"
(492.00mm)
20.64"
(524.26mm)
-1.27"
(-32.26mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1940 1977
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2019
Jun 1946–Mar 1947
10-Month
26.10"
(662.94mm)
25.35"
(643.89mm)
0.75"
(19.05mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1946 1977
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 2019
May 1946–Mar 1947
11-Month
30.91"
(785.11mm)
29.46"
(748.28mm)
1.45"
(36.83mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1941 1977
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1994
Apr 1946–Mar 1947
12-Month
31.92"
(810.77mm)
32.42"
(823.47mm)
-0.50"
(-12.70mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1941 1989
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1994
Oct 1945–Mar 1947
18-Month
42.43"
(1,077.72mm)
41.61"
(1,056.89mm)
0.82"
(20.83mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1944 1989
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1994
Apr 1945–Mar 1947
24-Month
67.53"
(1,715.26mm)
64.83"
(1,646.68mm)
2.70"
(68.58mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1942 1957
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2009
Apr 1944–Mar 1947
36-Month
106.42"
(2,703.07mm)
97.16"
(2,467.86mm)
9.26"
(235.21mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1944 1958
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2011
Ties: 1971
Apr 1943–Mar 1947
48-Month
140.75"
(3,575.05mm)
129.44"
(3,287.78mm)
11.31"
(287.27mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1944 1957
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2011
Apr 1942–Mar 1947
60-Month
174.14"
(4,423.16mm)
161.78"
(4,109.21mm)
12.36"
(313.95mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1945 1957
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2011

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Divisional Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 13, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/