Climate at a Glance

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Iowa, Climate Division 9. Southeast

Precipitation Rankings, December 1897

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1897
1-Month
1.62"
(41.15mm)
1.51"
(38.35mm)
0.11"
(2.80mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1896 1976
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1895 2015
Ties: 1940
Nov–Dec 1897
2-Month
2.97"
(75.44mm)
3.62"
(91.95mm)
-0.65"
(-16.51mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1896 1976
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1895 2015
Oct–Dec 1897
3-Month
3.23"
(82.04mm)
6.23"
(158.24mm)
-3.00"
(-76.20mm)
14th Driest Driest to Date 1910
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 1941
Sep–Dec 1897
4-Month
4.76"
(120.90mm)
10.15"
(257.81mm)
-5.39"
(-136.91mm)
5th Driest Driest to Date 1950
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1896 1961
Aug–Dec 1897
5-Month
6.13"
(155.70mm)
13.87"
(352.30mm)
-7.74"
(-196.60mm)
3rd Driest Driest to Date 1953
125th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 1970
Jul–Dec 1897
6-Month
10.53"
(267.46mm)
17.85"
(453.39mm)
-7.32"
(-185.93mm)
6th Driest Driest to Date 1953
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1896 1902
Jun–Dec 1897
7-Month
15.33"
(389.38mm)
22.46"
(570.48mm)
-7.13"
(-181.10mm)
11th Driest Driest to Date 1953
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 1902
May–Dec 1897
8-Month
16.69"
(423.93mm)
26.50"
(673.10mm)
-9.81"
(-249.17mm)
4th Driest Driest to Date 1953
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 2010
Apr–Dec 1897
9-Month
21.19"
(538.23mm)
29.84"
(757.94mm)
-8.65"
(-219.71mm)
6th Driest Driest to Date 1953
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1896 2010
Mar–Dec 1897
10-Month
23.51"
(597.15mm)
32.19"
(817.63mm)
-8.68"
(-220.48mm)
11th Driest Driest to Date 1901
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 2010
Feb–Dec 1897
11-Month
24.72"
(627.89mm)
33.42"
(848.87mm)
-8.70"
(-220.98mm)
9th Driest Driest to Date 1901
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 2010
Jan–Dec 1897
12-Month
28.01"
(711.45mm)
34.75"
(882.65mm)
-6.74"
(-171.20mm)
12th Driest Driest to Date 1901
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 2010
Ties: 1937
Jul 1896–Dec 1897
18-Month
49.11"
(1,247.39mm)
52.63"
(1,336.80mm)
-3.52"
(-89.41mm)
43rd Driest Driest to Date 1956
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 2010
Jan 1896–Dec 1897
24-Month
64.55"
(1,639.57mm)
69.50"
(1,765.30mm)
-4.95"
(-125.73mm)
30th Driest Driest to Date 1989
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 2010
Jan 1895–Dec 1897
36-Month
93.06"
(2,363.72mm)
104.23"
(2,647.44mm)
-11.17"
(-283.72mm)
15th Driest Driest to Date 1989
111th Wettest Wettest to Date 2010

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Divisional Time Series, published January 2022, retrieved on January 23, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/