Climate at a Glance

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Iowa, Climate Division 9. Southeast

Precipitation Rankings, May 1898

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1898
1-Month
4.98"
(126.49mm)
4.04"
(102.62mm)
0.94"
(23.87mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1897 1992
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1896 1996
Ties: 1946
Apr–May 1898
2-Month
8.16"
(207.26mm)
7.38"
(187.45mm)
0.78"
(19.81mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1897 1956
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 2013
Mar–May 1898
3-Month
11.77"
(298.96mm)
9.74"
(247.40mm)
2.03"
(51.56mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1897 1956
34th Wettest Wettest to Date 1973
Ties: 1899
Feb–May 1898
4-Month
12.81"
(325.37mm)
10.97"
(278.64mm)
1.84"
(46.73mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1897 1956
37th Wettest Wettest to Date 1973
Jan–May 1898
5-Month
15.92"
(404.37mm)
12.29"
(312.17mm)
3.63"
(92.20mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1897 1956
22nd Wettest Wettest to Date 1973
Dec 1897–May 1898
6-Month
17.54"
(445.52mm)
13.78"
(350.01mm)
3.76"
(95.51mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1897 1956
19th Wettest Wettest to Date 1973
Nov 1897–May 1898
7-Month
18.89"
(479.81mm)
15.90"
(403.86mm)
2.99"
(75.95mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1897 1956
31st Wettest Wettest to Date 1973
Oct 1897–May 1898
8-Month
19.15"
(486.41mm)
18.53"
(470.66mm)
0.62"
(15.75mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1897 1956
56th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Sep 1897–May 1898
9-Month
20.68"
(525.27mm)
22.45"
(570.23mm)
-1.77"
(-44.96mm)
43rd Driest Driest to Date 1956
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 2019
Aug 1897–May 1898
10-Month
22.05"
(560.07mm)
26.20"
(665.48mm)
-4.15"
(-105.41mm)
26th Driest Driest to Date 1956
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1897 2019
Jul 1897–May 1898
11-Month
26.45"
(671.83mm)
30.18"
(766.57mm)
-3.73"
(-94.74mm)
35th Driest Driest to Date 1956
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1897 2019
Jun 1897–May 1898
12-Month
31.25"
(793.75mm)
34.73"
(882.14mm)
-3.48"
(-88.39mm)
38th Driest Driest to Date 1956
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1903
Dec 1896–May 1898
18-Month
44.74"
(1,136.40mm)
48.55"
(1,233.17mm)
-3.81"
(-96.77mm)
36th Driest Driest to Date 1902
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1974
Jun 1896–May 1898
24-Month
67.05"
(1,703.07mm)
69.46"
(1,764.28mm)
-2.41"
(-61.21mm)
52nd Driest Driest to Date 1957
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 2011
Jun 1895–May 1898
36-Month
100.57"
(2,554.48mm)
104.12"
(2,644.65mm)
-3.55"
(-90.17mm)
41st Driest Driest to Date 1958
84th Wettest Wettest to Date 2011

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Divisional Time Series, published May 2022, retrieved on May 22, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/