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Iowa, Climate Division 5. Central

Precipitation Rankings, February 1981

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
February 1981
1-Month
1.50"
(38.10mm)
1.02"
(25.91mm)
0.48"
(12.19mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1980 1970
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 1915
Jan–Feb 1981
2-Month
1.56"
(39.62mm)
1.99"
(50.55mm)
-0.43"
(-10.93mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1978 1970
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1915
Ties: 1954
Dec 1980–Feb 1981
3-Month
2.19"
(55.63mm)
3.06"
(77.72mm)
-0.87"
(-22.09mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1977 1931
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2016
Ties: 1927, 1947
Nov 1980–Feb 1981
4-Month
2.61"
(66.29mm)
4.81"
(122.17mm)
-2.20"
(-55.88mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1977 1977
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1932
Oct 1980–Feb 1981
5-Month
4.40"
(111.76mm)
7.17"
(182.12mm)
-2.77"
(-70.36mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1977 1977
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1932
Sep 1980–Feb 1981
6-Month
6.86"
(174.24mm)
10.91"
(277.11mm)
-4.05"
(-102.87mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1977 1977
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1932
Aug 1980–Feb 1981
7-Month
12.45"
(316.23mm)
14.74"
(374.40mm)
-2.29"
(-58.17mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1977 1977
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2019
Jul 1980–Feb 1981
8-Month
14.34"
(364.24mm)
18.66"
(473.96mm)
-4.32"
(-109.72mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1977 1977
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1994
Jun 1980–Feb 1981
9-Month
19.24"
(488.70mm)
23.37"
(593.60mm)
-4.13"
(-104.90mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1977 1977
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1994
May 1980–Feb 1981
10-Month
21.87"
(555.50mm)
27.48"
(697.99mm)
-5.61"
(-142.49mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1977 1977
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1994
Apr 1980–Feb 1981
11-Month
23.11"
(586.99mm)
30.44"
(773.18mm)
-7.33"
(-186.19mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1977 1989
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1994
Mar 1980–Feb 1981
12-Month
23.79"
(604.27mm)
32.44"
(823.98mm)
-8.65"
(-219.71mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1977 1989
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1994
Sep 1979–Feb 1981
18-Month
33.38"
(847.85mm)
43.36"
(1,101.34mm)
-9.98"
(-253.49mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1977 1989
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1994
Mar 1979–Feb 1981
24-Month
59.18"
(1,503.17mm)
64.85"
(1,647.19mm)
-5.67"
(-144.02mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1977 1990
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2011
Mar 1978–Feb 1981
36-Month
94.81"
(2,408.17mm)
97.16"
(2,467.86mm)
-2.35"
(-59.69mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1978 1958
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2011
Mar 1977–Feb 1981
48-Month
132.43"
(3,363.72mm)
129.44"
(3,287.78mm)
2.99"
(75.94mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1980 1959
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2011
Mar 1976–Feb 1981
60-Month
155.88"
(3,959.35mm)
161.78"
(4,109.21mm)
-5.90"
(-149.86mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1968 1957
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2011

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Divisional Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 22, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/