Climate at a Glance

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Iowa, Climate Division 9. Southeast

Precipitation Rankings, May 1959

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1959
1-Month
5.96"
(151.38mm)
4.04"
(102.62mm)
1.92"
(48.76mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1958 1992
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1996
Apr–May 1959
2-Month
9.85"
(250.19mm)
7.38"
(187.45mm)
2.47"
(62.74mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1958 1956
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2013
Ties: 1899
Mar–May 1959
3-Month
13.26"
(336.80mm)
9.74"
(247.40mm)
3.52"
(89.40mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1958 1956
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1973
Ties: 1974
Feb–May 1959
4-Month
14.76"
(374.90mm)
10.97"
(278.64mm)
3.79"
(96.26mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1958 1956
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1973
Jan–May 1959
5-Month
15.99"
(406.15mm)
12.29"
(312.17mm)
3.70"
(93.98mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1958 1956
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1973
Dec 1958–May 1959
6-Month
16.31"
(414.27mm)
13.78"
(350.01mm)
2.53"
(64.26mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1958 1956
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1973
Nov 1958–May 1959
7-Month
18.73"
(475.74mm)
15.90"
(403.86mm)
2.83"
(71.88mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1958 1956
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1973
Oct 1958–May 1959
8-Month
20.02"
(508.51mm)
18.53"
(470.66mm)
1.49"
(37.85mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1958 1956
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2019
Sep 1958–May 1959
9-Month
23.62"
(599.95mm)
22.45"
(570.23mm)
1.17"
(29.72mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1958 1956
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2019
Aug 1958–May 1959
10-Month
27.02"
(686.31mm)
26.20"
(665.48mm)
0.82"
(20.83mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1958 1956
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2019
Jul 1958–May 1959
11-Month
35.86"
(910.84mm)
30.18"
(766.57mm)
5.68"
(144.27mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1958 1956
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 2019
Jun 1958–May 1959
12-Month
41.07"
(1,043.18mm)
34.73"
(882.14mm)
6.34"
(161.04mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1958 1956
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1929 1903
Dec 1957–May 1959
18-Month
50.69"
(1,287.53mm)
48.55"
(1,233.17mm)
2.14"
(54.36mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1958 1902
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1974
Jun 1957–May 1959
24-Month
70.05"
(1,779.27mm)
69.46"
(1,764.28mm)
0.59"
(14.99mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1958 1957
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2011
Jun 1956–May 1959
36-Month
98.70"
(2,506.98mm)
104.12"
(2,644.65mm)
-5.42"
(-137.67mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1958 1958
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 2011
Jun 1955–May 1959
48-Month
118.22"
(3,002.79mm)
138.68"
(3,522.47mm)
-20.46"
(-519.68mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1958 1957
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2011
Jun 1954–May 1959
60-Month
153.68"
(3,903.47mm)
173.32"
(4,402.33mm)
-19.64"
(-498.86mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1958 1958
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2011

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Divisional Time Series, published June 2022, retrieved on June 27, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/