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Iowa, Climate Division 5. Central

Precipitation Rankings, February 1989

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
February 1989
1-Month
0.54"
(13.72mm)
1.02"
(25.91mm)
-0.48"
(-12.19mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1988 1970
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1915
Jan–Feb 1989
2-Month
1.67"
(42.42mm)
1.99"
(50.55mm)
-0.32"
(-8.13mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1988 1970
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1915
Dec 1988–Feb 1989
3-Month
2.33"
(59.18mm)
3.06"
(77.72mm)
-0.73"
(-18.54mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1987 1931
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1988 2016
Ties: 1901
Nov 1988–Feb 1989
4-Month
5.05"
(128.27mm)
4.81"
(122.17mm)
0.24"
(6.10mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1987 1977
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1932
Oct 1988–Feb 1989
5-Month
5.63"
(143.00mm)
7.17"
(182.12mm)
-1.54"
(-39.12mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1981 1977
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1932
Sep 1988–Feb 1989
6-Month
9.05"
(229.87mm)
10.91"
(277.11mm)
-1.86"
(-47.24mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1988 1977
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1932
Aug 1988–Feb 1989
7-Month
12.83"
(325.88mm)
14.74"
(374.40mm)
-1.91"
(-48.52mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1981 1977
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1988 2019
Jul 1988–Feb 1989
8-Month
15.08"
(383.03mm)
18.66"
(473.96mm)
-3.58"
(-90.93mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1981 1977
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1994
Jun 1988–Feb 1989
9-Month
16.59"
(421.39mm)
23.37"
(593.60mm)
-6.78"
(-172.21mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1977 1977
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1994
May 1988–Feb 1989
10-Month
18.11"
(459.99mm)
27.48"
(697.99mm)
-9.37"
(-238.00mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1977 1977
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1994
Apr 1988–Feb 1989
11-Month
19.53"
(496.06mm)
30.44"
(773.18mm)
-10.91"
(-277.12mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1989
126th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1994
Mar 1988–Feb 1989
12-Month
20.20"
(513.08mm)
32.44"
(823.98mm)
-12.24"
(-310.90mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1989
126th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1994
Sep 1987–Feb 1989
18-Month
28.73"
(729.74mm)
43.36"
(1,101.34mm)
-14.63"
(-371.60mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1989
125th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1994
Mar 1987–Feb 1989
24-Month
54.65"
(1,388.11mm)
64.85"
(1,647.19mm)
-10.20"
(-259.08mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1982 1990
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 2011
Mar 1986–Feb 1989
36-Month
94.96"
(2,411.98mm)
97.16"
(2,467.86mm)
-2.20"
(-55.88mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1983 1958
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 2011
Mar 1985–Feb 1989
48-Month
123.02"
(3,124.71mm)
129.44"
(3,287.78mm)
-6.42"
(-163.07mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1970 1959
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1988 2011
Mar 1984–Feb 1989
60-Month
161.40"
(4,099.56mm)
161.78"
(4,109.21mm)
-0.38"
(-9.65mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1981 1957
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1988 2011

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Divisional Time Series, published June 2021, retrieved on June 15, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/