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Iowa, Climate Division 8. South Central

Precipitation Rankings, February 1988

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
February 1988
1-Month
0.54"
(13.72mm)
1.12"
(28.45mm)
-0.58"
(-14.73mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1979 1917
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1911
Ties: 1938, 1972
Jan–Feb 1988
2-Month
0.85"
(21.59mm)
2.22"
(56.39mm)
-1.37"
(-34.80mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1970 1970
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1911
Dec 1987–Feb 1988
3-Month
2.76"
(70.10mm)
3.41"
(86.61mm)
-0.65"
(-16.51mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1987 1977
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1960
Ties: 1944
Nov 1987–Feb 1988
4-Month
6.67"
(169.42mm)
5.33"
(135.38mm)
1.34"
(34.04mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1987 1977
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1932
Oct 1987–Feb 1988
5-Month
7.63"
(193.80mm)
7.90"
(200.66mm)
-0.27"
(-6.86mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1987 1956
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1932
Sep 1987–Feb 1988
6-Month
9.79"
(248.67mm)
11.93"
(303.02mm)
-2.14"
(-54.35mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1980 1954
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1942
Aug 1987–Feb 1988
7-Month
19.62"
(498.35mm)
15.88"
(403.35mm)
3.74"
(95.00mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1987 1954
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1983 1932
Jul 1987–Feb 1988
8-Month
25.15"
(638.81mm)
19.76"
(501.90mm)
5.39"
(136.91mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1986 1954
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1903
Jun 1987–Feb 1988
9-Month
28.56"
(725.42mm)
24.50"
(622.30mm)
4.06"
(103.12mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1986 1954
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1903
May 1987–Feb 1988
10-Month
33.76"
(857.50mm)
28.69"
(728.73mm)
5.07"
(128.77mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1986 1954
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1903
Apr 1987–Feb 1988
11-Month
36.10"
(916.94mm)
31.95"
(811.53mm)
4.15"
(105.41mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1986 1954
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2011
Mar 1987–Feb 1988
12-Month
39.46"
(1,002.28mm)
34.05"
(864.87mm)
5.41"
(137.41mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1986 1989
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2011
Sep 1986–Feb 1988
18-Month
54.60"
(1,386.84mm)
45.97"
(1,167.64mm)
8.63"
(219.20mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1986 1989
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1994
Mar 1986–Feb 1988
24-Month
81.48"
(2,069.59mm)
68.09"
(1,729.49mm)
13.39"
(340.10mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1987 1957
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2011
Mar 1985–Feb 1988
36-Month
114.10"
(2,898.14mm)
102.06"
(2,592.32mm)
12.04"
(305.82mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1987 1958
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1985 2011
Mar 1984–Feb 1988
48-Month
151.50"
(3,848.10mm)
136.02"
(3,454.91mm)
15.48"
(393.19mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1987 1957
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2011
Mar 1983–Feb 1988
60-Month
185.47"
(4,710.94mm)
170.05"
(4,319.27mm)
15.42"
(391.67mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1984 1958
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2012

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Divisional Time Series, published February 2020, retrieved on February 17, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/