Climate at a Glance

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Iowa, Climate Division 5. Central

Precipitation Rankings, February 1998

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
February 1998
1-Month
1.57"
(39.88mm)
1.02"
(25.91mm)
0.55"
(13.97mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1997 1970
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1976 1915
Jan–Feb 1998
2-Month
2.53"
(64.26mm)
1.99"
(50.55mm)
0.54"
(13.71mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1997 1970
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1915
Dec 1997–Feb 1998
3-Month
3.49"
(88.65mm)
3.06"
(77.72mm)
0.43"
(10.93mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1997 1931
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1993 2016
Nov 1997–Feb 1998
4-Month
4.53"
(115.06mm)
4.81"
(122.17mm)
-0.28"
(-7.11mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1996 1977
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1932
Oct 1997–Feb 1998
5-Month
8.59"
(218.19mm)
7.17"
(182.12mm)
1.42"
(36.07mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1996 1977
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1932
Sep 1997–Feb 1998
6-Month
11.59"
(294.39mm)
10.91"
(277.11mm)
0.68"
(17.28mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1996 1977
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1932
Aug 1997–Feb 1998
7-Month
13.50"
(342.90mm)
14.74"
(374.40mm)
-1.24"
(-31.50mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1996 1977
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2019
Jul 1997–Feb 1998
8-Month
16.29"
(413.77mm)
18.66"
(473.96mm)
-2.37"
(-60.19mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1996 1977
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1994
Jun 1997–Feb 1998
9-Month
21.10"
(535.94mm)
23.37"
(593.60mm)
-2.27"
(-57.66mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1996 1977
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1994
May 1997–Feb 1998
10-Month
25.22"
(640.59mm)
27.48"
(697.99mm)
-2.26"
(-57.40mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1996 1977
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1994
Apr 1997–Feb 1998
11-Month
27.47"
(697.74mm)
30.44"
(773.18mm)
-2.97"
(-75.44mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1990 1989
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1994
Mar 1997–Feb 1998
12-Month
29.04"
(737.62mm)
32.44"
(823.98mm)
-3.40"
(-86.36mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1995 1989
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1994
Sep 1996–Feb 1998
18-Month
41.27"
(1,048.26mm)
43.36"
(1,101.34mm)
-2.09"
(-53.08mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1995 1989
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1994
Mar 1996–Feb 1998
24-Month
62.93"
(1,598.42mm)
64.85"
(1,647.19mm)
-1.92"
(-48.77mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1996 1990
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2011
Mar 1995–Feb 1998
36-Month
94.78"
(2,407.41mm)
97.16"
(2,467.86mm)
-2.38"
(-60.45mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1997 1958
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2011
Mar 1994–Feb 1998
48-Month
123.20"
(3,129.28mm)
129.44"
(3,287.78mm)
-6.24"
(-158.50mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1991 1959
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2011
Mar 1993–Feb 1998
60-Month
176.27"
(4,477.26mm)
161.78"
(4,109.21mm)
14.49"
(368.05mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1993 1957
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2011

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Divisional Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 19, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/