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Iowa, Climate Division 5. Central

Precipitation Rankings, March 1957

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1957
1-Month
1.67"
(42.42mm)
1.98"
(50.29mm)
-0.31"
(-7.87mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1956 1994
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1990
Feb–Mar 1957
2-Month
1.96"
(49.78mm)
3.00"
(76.20mm)
-1.04"
(-26.42mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1956 1910
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1951
Jan–Mar 1957
3-Month
2.50"
(63.50mm)
3.97"
(100.84mm)
-1.47"
(-37.34mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1956 1958
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1951
Dec 1956–Mar 1957
4-Month
2.94"
(74.68mm)
5.03"
(127.76mm)
-2.09"
(-53.08mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1956 1956
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1983
Nov 1956–Mar 1957
5-Month
4.71"
(119.63mm)
6.79"
(172.47mm)
-2.08"
(-52.84mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1956 1956
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1932
Ties: 1940
Oct 1956–Mar 1957
6-Month
6.55"
(166.37mm)
9.15"
(232.41mm)
-2.60"
(-66.04mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1956 1956
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1932
Sep 1956–Mar 1957
7-Month
8.88"
(225.55mm)
12.89"
(327.41mm)
-4.01"
(-101.86mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1956 1967
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1932
Aug 1956–Mar 1957
8-Month
12.97"
(329.44mm)
16.72"
(424.69mm)
-3.75"
(-95.25mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1956 1977
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2019
Jul 1956–Mar 1957
9-Month
16.79"
(426.47mm)
20.64"
(524.26mm)
-3.85"
(-97.79mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1956 1977
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2019
Jun 1956–Mar 1957
10-Month
18.94"
(481.08mm)
25.35"
(643.89mm)
-6.41"
(-162.81mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1956 1977
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2019
May 1956–Mar 1957
11-Month
22.44"
(569.98mm)
29.46"
(748.28mm)
-7.02"
(-178.30mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1956 1977
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1994
Apr 1956–Mar 1957
12-Month
24.33"
(617.98mm)
32.42"
(823.47mm)
-8.09"
(-205.49mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1956 1989
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1994
Oct 1955–Mar 1957
18-Month
27.69"
(703.33mm)
41.61"
(1,056.89mm)
-13.92"
(-353.56mm)
2nd Driest Driest to Date 1989
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1994
Apr 1955–Mar 1957
24-Month
45.69"
(1,160.53mm)
64.83"
(1,646.68mm)
-19.14"
(-486.15mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1957
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2009
Apr 1954–Mar 1957
36-Month
83.57"
(2,122.68mm)
97.16"
(2,467.86mm)
-13.59"
(-345.18mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1956 1958
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2011
Apr 1953–Mar 1957
48-Month
105.83"
(2,688.08mm)
129.44"
(3,287.78mm)
-23.61"
(-599.70mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1957
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2011
Apr 1952–Mar 1957
60-Month
134.43"
(3,414.52mm)
161.78"
(4,109.21mm)
-27.35"
(-694.69mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1957
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2011

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Divisional Time Series, published August 2020, retrieved on August 11, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/