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Iowa, Climate Division 5. Central

Precipitation Rankings, February 1972

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
February 1972
1-Month
0.91"
(23.11mm)
1.02"
(25.91mm)
-0.11"
(-2.80mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1970 1970
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1915
Ties: 1921
Jan–Feb 1972
2-Month
1.34"
(34.04mm)
1.99"
(50.55mm)
-0.65"
(-16.51mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1970 1970
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1915
Ties: 1903
Dec 1971–Feb 1972
3-Month
2.78"
(70.61mm)
3.06"
(77.72mm)
-0.28"
(-7.11mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1970 1931
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 2016
Nov 1971–Feb 1972
4-Month
5.97"
(151.64mm)
4.81"
(122.17mm)
1.16"
(29.47mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1970 1977
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1932
Oct 1971–Feb 1972
5-Month
9.39"
(238.51mm)
7.17"
(182.12mm)
2.22"
(56.39mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1970 1977
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1932
Sep 1971–Feb 1972
6-Month
11.36"
(288.54mm)
10.91"
(277.11mm)
0.45"
(11.43mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1970 1977
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1932
Aug 1971–Feb 1972
7-Month
12.21"
(310.13mm)
14.74"
(374.40mm)
-2.53"
(-64.27mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1970 1977
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1971 2019
Jul 1971–Feb 1972
8-Month
15.87"
(403.10mm)
18.66"
(473.96mm)
-2.79"
(-70.86mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1968 1977
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1994
Jun 1971–Feb 1972
9-Month
20.02"
(508.51mm)
23.37"
(593.60mm)
-3.35"
(-85.09mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1968 1977
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1994
May 1971–Feb 1972
10-Month
23.68"
(601.47mm)
27.48"
(697.99mm)
-3.80"
(-96.52mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1968 1977
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1994
Apr 1971–Feb 1972
11-Month
24.86"
(631.44mm)
30.44"
(773.18mm)
-5.58"
(-141.74mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1967 1989
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1994
Mar 1971–Feb 1972
12-Month
25.63"
(651.00mm)
32.44"
(823.98mm)
-6.81"
(-172.98mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1967 1989
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1994
Sep 1970–Feb 1972
18-Month
42.12"
(1,069.85mm)
43.36"
(1,101.34mm)
-1.24"
(-31.49mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1969 1989
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1994
Mar 1970–Feb 1972
24-Month
63.08"
(1,602.23mm)
64.85"
(1,647.19mm)
-1.77"
(-44.96mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1969 1990
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 2011
Mar 1969–Feb 1972
36-Month
98.49"
(2,501.65mm)
97.16"
(2,467.86mm)
1.33"
(33.79mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1970 1958
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1971 2011
Mar 1968–Feb 1972
48-Month
132.48"
(3,364.99mm)
129.44"
(3,287.78mm)
3.04"
(77.21mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1970 1959
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 2011
Mar 1967–Feb 1972
60-Month
159.53"
(4,052.06mm)
161.78"
(4,109.21mm)
-2.25"
(-57.15mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1971 1957
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2011

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Divisional Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 18, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/