Climate at a Glance

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Iowa, Climate Division 5. Central

Precipitation Rankings, March 1961

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1961
1-Month
4.39"
(111.51mm)
1.98"
(50.29mm)
2.41"
(61.22mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1960 1994
3rd Wettest Wettest to Date 1990
Feb–Mar 1961
2-Month
6.61"
(167.89mm)
3.00"
(76.20mm)
3.61"
(91.69mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1960 1910
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1951
Jan–Mar 1961
3-Month
6.82"
(173.23mm)
3.97"
(100.84mm)
2.85"
(72.39mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1960 1958
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1951
Dec 1960–Mar 1961
4-Month
7.46"
(189.48mm)
5.03"
(127.76mm)
2.43"
(61.72mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1960 1956
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1983
Nov 1960–Mar 1961
5-Month
8.11"
(205.99mm)
6.79"
(172.47mm)
1.32"
(33.52mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1959 1956
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1932
Ties: 1951
Oct 1960–Mar 1961
6-Month
10.07"
(255.78mm)
9.15"
(232.41mm)
0.92"
(23.37mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1959 1956
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1932
Sep 1960–Mar 1961
7-Month
13.78"
(350.01mm)
12.89"
(327.41mm)
0.89"
(22.60mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1959 1967
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1932
Aug 1960–Mar 1961
8-Month
19.18"
(487.17mm)
16.72"
(424.69mm)
2.46"
(62.48mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1960 1977
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2019
Jul 1960–Mar 1961
9-Month
22.17"
(563.12mm)
20.64"
(524.26mm)
1.53"
(38.86mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1960 1977
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 2019
Jun 1960–Mar 1961
10-Month
25.51"
(647.95mm)
25.35"
(643.89mm)
0.16"
(4.06mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1958 1977
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2019
Ties: 1997
May 1960–Mar 1961
11-Month
32.01"
(813.05mm)
29.46"
(748.28mm)
2.55"
(64.77mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1959 1977
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1994
Apr 1960–Mar 1961
12-Month
35.40"
(899.16mm)
32.42"
(823.47mm)
2.98"
(75.69mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1959 1989
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1994
Oct 1959–Mar 1961
18-Month
47.02"
(1,194.31mm)
41.61"
(1,056.89mm)
5.41"
(137.42mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1960 1989
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1994
Apr 1959–Mar 1961
24-Month
70.94"
(1,801.88mm)
64.83"
(1,646.68mm)
6.11"
(155.20mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1960 1957
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2009
Apr 1958–Mar 1961
36-Month
103.08"
(2,618.23mm)
97.16"
(2,467.86mm)
5.92"
(150.37mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1960 1958
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2011
Apr 1957–Mar 1961
48-Month
133.63"
(3,394.20mm)
129.44"
(3,287.78mm)
4.19"
(106.42mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1960 1957
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2011
Apr 1956–Mar 1961
60-Month
157.96"
(4,012.18mm)
161.78"
(4,109.21mm)
-3.82"
(-97.03mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1960 1957
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2011

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Divisional Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 12, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/