Climate at a Glance

Divisional Rankings

Look up monthly rankings for 1-12, 18, 24, 36, 48, and 60-month time periods using the options below. Data and statistics are as of September 2019. For more information, please see Climatological Rankings.


Iowa, Climate Division 5. Central

Precipitation Rankings, February 1979

View Period (Months):All1234567891011121824364860
Download: xml csv json
  • Record Driest
  • Bottom 1/10
  • Bottom 1/3
  • Normal
  • Top 1/3
  • Top 1/10
  • Record Wettest
Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
February 1979
1-Month
0.43"
(10.92mm)
1.02"
(25.91mm)
-0.59"
(-14.99mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1970 1970
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1915
Ties: 1988
Jan–Feb 1979
2-Month
1.98"
(50.29mm)
1.99"
(50.55mm)
-0.01"
(-0.26mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1978 1970
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1976 1915
Dec 1978–Feb 1979
3-Month
2.92"
(74.17mm)
3.06"
(77.72mm)
-0.14"
(-3.55mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1978 1931
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1975 2016
Ties: 1986
Nov 1978–Feb 1979
4-Month
5.66"
(143.76mm)
4.81"
(122.17mm)
0.85"
(21.59mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1978 1977
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 1932
Oct 1978–Feb 1979
5-Month
6.96"
(176.78mm)
7.17"
(182.12mm)
-0.21"
(-5.34mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1977 1977
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1932
Ties: 1958
Sep 1978–Feb 1979
6-Month
13.42"
(340.87mm)
10.91"
(277.11mm)
2.51"
(63.76mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1978 1977
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1974 1932
Aug 1978–Feb 1979
7-Month
17.33"
(440.18mm)
14.74"
(374.40mm)
2.59"
(65.78mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1977 1977
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1978 2019
Jul 1978–Feb 1979
8-Month
22.64"
(575.06mm)
18.66"
(473.96mm)
3.98"
(101.10mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1977 1977
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1994
Jun 1978–Feb 1979
9-Month
27.24"
(691.90mm)
23.37"
(593.60mm)
3.87"
(98.30mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1977 1977
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1994
May 1978–Feb 1979
10-Month
30.23"
(767.84mm)
27.48"
(697.99mm)
2.75"
(69.85mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1977 1977
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1994
Apr 1978–Feb 1979
11-Month
35.00"
(889.00mm)
30.44"
(773.18mm)
4.56"
(115.82mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1978 1989
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1994
Mar 1978–Feb 1979
12-Month
35.63"
(905.00mm)
32.44"
(823.98mm)
3.19"
(81.02mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1977 1989
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1994
Sep 1977–Feb 1979
18-Month
48.52"
(1,232.41mm)
43.36"
(1,101.34mm)
5.16"
(131.07mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1978 1989
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1994
Mar 1977–Feb 1979
24-Month
73.25"
(1,860.55mm)
64.85"
(1,647.19mm)
8.40"
(213.36mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1978 1990
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1975 2011
Mar 1976–Feb 1979
36-Month
96.70"
(2,456.18mm)
97.16"
(2,467.86mm)
-0.46"
(-11.68mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1978 1958
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2011
Mar 1975–Feb 1979
48-Month
125.62"
(3,190.75mm)
129.44"
(3,287.78mm)
-3.82"
(-97.03mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1970 1959
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 2011
Mar 1974–Feb 1979
60-Month
163.56"
(4,154.42mm)
161.78"
(4,109.21mm)
1.78"
(45.21mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1972 1957
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1978 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/