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Iowa, Climate Division 5. Central

Precipitation Rankings, February 1978

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
February 1978
1-Month
0.79"
(20.07mm)
1.02"
(25.91mm)
-0.23"
(-5.84mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1977 1970
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 1915
Jan–Feb 1978
2-Month
1.40"
(35.56mm)
1.99"
(50.55mm)
-0.59"
(-14.99mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1977 1970
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 1915
Ties: 2016
Dec 1977–Feb 1978
3-Month
2.55"
(64.77mm)
3.06"
(77.72mm)
-0.51"
(-12.95mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1977 1931
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2016
Ties: 1954
Nov 1977–Feb 1978
4-Month
3.35"
(85.09mm)
4.81"
(122.17mm)
-1.46"
(-37.08mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1977 1977
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 1932
Ties: 2018
Oct 1977–Feb 1978
5-Month
8.19"
(208.03mm)
7.17"
(182.12mm)
1.02"
(25.91mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1977 1977
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1932
Sep 1977–Feb 1978
6-Month
12.89"
(327.41mm)
10.91"
(277.11mm)
1.98"
(50.30mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1977 1977
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1974 1932
Aug 1977–Feb 1978
7-Month
23.37"
(593.60mm)
14.74"
(374.40mm)
8.63"
(219.20mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1977 1977
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1932 2019
Jul 1977–Feb 1978
8-Month
26.98"
(685.29mm)
18.66"
(473.96mm)
8.32"
(211.33mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1977 1977
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1932 1994
Jun 1977–Feb 1978
9-Month
29.12"
(739.65mm)
23.37"
(593.60mm)
5.75"
(146.05mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1977 1977
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1994
May 1977–Feb 1978
10-Month
31.86"
(809.24mm)
27.48"
(697.99mm)
4.38"
(111.25mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1977 1977
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1994
Apr 1977–Feb 1978
11-Month
34.06"
(865.12mm)
30.44"
(773.18mm)
3.62"
(91.94mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1977 1989
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1994
Mar 1977–Feb 1978
12-Month
37.62"
(955.55mm)
32.44"
(823.98mm)
5.18"
(131.57mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1977 1989
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1994
Sep 1976–Feb 1978
18-Month
40.96"
(1,040.38mm)
43.36"
(1,101.34mm)
-2.40"
(-60.96mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1977 1989
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1994
Mar 1976–Feb 1978
24-Month
61.07"
(1,551.18mm)
64.85"
(1,647.19mm)
-3.78"
(-96.01mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1977 1990
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2011
Mar 1975–Feb 1978
36-Month
89.99"
(2,285.75mm)
97.16"
(2,467.86mm)
-7.17"
(-182.11mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1969 1958
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 2011
Mar 1974–Feb 1978
48-Month
127.93"
(3,249.42mm)
129.44"
(3,287.78mm)
-1.51"
(-38.36mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1970 1959
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1977 2011
Mar 1973–Feb 1978
60-Month
168.31"
(4,275.07mm)
161.78"
(4,109.21mm)
6.53"
(165.86mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1972 1957
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 2011

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Divisional Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 15, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/