Climate at a Glance

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Iowa, Climate Division 8. South Central

Precipitation Rankings, February 1940

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
February 1940
1-Month
1.31"
(33.27mm)
1.12"
(28.45mm)
0.19"
(4.82mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1938 1917
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1911
Jan–Feb 1940
2-Month
2.58"
(65.53mm)
2.22"
(56.39mm)
0.36"
(9.14mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1938 1970
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1911
Dec 1939–Feb 1940
3-Month
3.43"
(87.12mm)
3.41"
(86.61mm)
0.02"
(0.51mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1938 1977
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1960
Nov 1939–Feb 1940
4-Month
4.50"
(114.30mm)
5.33"
(135.38mm)
-0.83"
(-21.08mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1938 1977
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1932
Ties: 1933
Oct 1939–Feb 1940
5-Month
5.59"
(141.99mm)
7.90"
(200.66mm)
-2.31"
(-58.67mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1938 1956
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1932
Ties: 1896
Sep 1939–Feb 1940
6-Month
6.22"
(157.99mm)
11.93"
(303.02mm)
-5.71"
(-145.03mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1938 1954
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1942
Aug 1939–Feb 1940
7-Month
12.11"
(307.59mm)
15.88"
(403.35mm)
-3.77"
(-95.76mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1938 1954
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1932
Jul 1939–Feb 1940
8-Month
14.35"
(364.49mm)
19.76"
(501.90mm)
-5.41"
(-137.41mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1938 1954
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1903
Jun 1939–Feb 1940
9-Month
21.22"
(538.99mm)
24.50"
(622.30mm)
-3.28"
(-83.31mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1938 1954
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1903
May 1939–Feb 1940
10-Month
22.65"
(575.31mm)
28.69"
(728.73mm)
-6.04"
(-153.42mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1938 1954
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1903
Apr 1939–Feb 1940
11-Month
25.25"
(641.35mm)
31.95"
(811.53mm)
-6.70"
(-170.18mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1938 1954
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2011
Mar 1939–Feb 1940
12-Month
28.48"
(723.39mm)
34.05"
(864.87mm)
-5.57"
(-141.48mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1938 1989
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2011
Sep 1938–Feb 1940
18-Month
37.61"
(955.29mm)
45.97"
(1,167.64mm)
-8.36"
(-212.35mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1935 1989
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1994
Mar 1938–Feb 1940
24-Month
60.80"
(1,544.32mm)
68.09"
(1,729.49mm)
-7.29"
(-185.17mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1939 1957
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 2011
Mar 1937–Feb 1940
36-Month
84.01"
(2,133.85mm)
102.06"
(2,592.32mm)
-18.05"
(-458.47mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1939 1958
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 2011
Mar 1936–Feb 1940
48-Month
110.72"
(2,812.29mm)
136.02"
(3,454.91mm)
-25.30"
(-642.62mm)
3rd Driest Driest to Date 1957
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2011
Mar 1935–Feb 1940
60-Month
151.20"
(3,840.48mm)
170.05"
(4,319.27mm)
-18.85"
(-478.79mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1939 1958
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1936 2012

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Divisional Time Series, published February 2020, retrieved on February 24, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/