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Iowa, Climate Division 5. Central

Precipitation Rankings, February 1980

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
February 1980
1-Month
0.73"
(18.54mm)
1.02"
(25.91mm)
-0.29"
(-7.37mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1979 1970
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1915
Ties: 1897, 1974
Jan–Feb 1980
2-Month
2.17"
(55.12mm)
1.99"
(50.55mm)
0.18"
(4.57mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1979 1970
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1915
Dec 1979–Feb 1980
3-Month
2.69"
(68.33mm)
3.06"
(77.72mm)
-0.37"
(-9.39mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1978 1931
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2016
Ties: 1940
Nov 1979–Feb 1980
4-Month
4.48"
(113.79mm)
4.81"
(122.17mm)
-0.33"
(-8.38mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1978 1977
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1932
Oct 1979–Feb 1980
5-Month
8.24"
(209.30mm)
7.17"
(182.12mm)
1.07"
(27.18mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1979 1977
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1932
Sep 1979–Feb 1980
6-Month
9.59"
(243.59mm)
10.91"
(277.11mm)
-1.32"
(-33.52mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1977 1977
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1932
Aug 1979–Feb 1980
7-Month
15.89"
(403.61mm)
14.74"
(374.40mm)
1.15"
(29.21mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1977 1977
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2019
Jul 1979–Feb 1980
8-Month
20.65"
(524.51mm)
18.66"
(473.96mm)
1.99"
(50.55mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1977 1977
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1994
Jun 1979–Feb 1980
9-Month
25.27"
(641.86mm)
23.37"
(593.60mm)
1.90"
(48.26mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1977 1977
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1994
May 1979–Feb 1980
10-Month
28.33"
(719.58mm)
27.48"
(697.99mm)
0.85"
(21.59mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1977 1977
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1994
Apr 1979–Feb 1980
11-Month
31.85"
(808.99mm)
30.44"
(773.18mm)
1.41"
(35.81mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1977 1989
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1994
Mar 1979–Feb 1980
12-Month
35.39"
(898.91mm)
32.44"
(823.98mm)
2.95"
(74.93mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1977 1989
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1994
Sep 1978–Feb 1980
18-Month
48.81"
(1,239.77mm)
43.36"
(1,101.34mm)
5.45"
(138.43mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1979 1989
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1994
Mar 1978–Feb 1980
24-Month
71.02"
(1,803.91mm)
64.85"
(1,647.19mm)
6.17"
(156.72mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1978 1990
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2011
Mar 1977–Feb 1980
36-Month
108.64"
(2,759.46mm)
97.16"
(2,467.86mm)
11.48"
(291.60mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1979 1958
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 2011
Mar 1976–Feb 1980
48-Month
132.09"
(3,355.09mm)
129.44"
(3,287.78mm)
2.65"
(67.31mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1979 1959
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2011
Mar 1975–Feb 1980
60-Month
161.01"
(4,089.65mm)
161.78"
(4,109.21mm)
-0.77"
(-19.56mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1972 1957
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2011

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Divisional Time Series, published May 2020, retrieved on May 30, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/