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Iowa, Climate Division 9. Southeast

Precipitation Rankings, March 1979

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1979
1-Month
3.96"
(100.58mm)
2.35"
(59.69mm)
1.61"
(40.89mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1978 1918
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1990
Feb–Mar 1979
2-Month
4.65"
(118.11mm)
3.58"
(90.93mm)
1.07"
(27.18mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1978 1958
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1998
Ties: 1898
Jan–Mar 1979
3-Month
7.10"
(180.34mm)
4.91"
(124.71mm)
2.19"
(55.63mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1978 1956
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1998
Dec 1978–Mar 1979
4-Month
8.62"
(218.95mm)
6.40"
(162.56mm)
2.22"
(56.39mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1978 1956
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1974 1998
Nov 1978–Mar 1979
5-Month
11.63"
(295.40mm)
8.52"
(216.41mm)
3.11"
(78.99mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1978 1956
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1993
Oct 1978–Mar 1979
6-Month
13.61"
(345.69mm)
11.15"
(283.21mm)
2.46"
(62.48mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1978 1956
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1985
Sep 1978–Mar 1979
7-Month
18.85"
(478.79mm)
15.07"
(382.78mm)
3.78"
(96.01mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1978 1957
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1974 1962
Aug 1978–Mar 1979
8-Month
22.73"
(577.34mm)
18.81"
(477.77mm)
3.92"
(99.57mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1977 1954
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1978 2019
Jul 1978–Mar 1979
9-Month
28.58"
(725.93mm)
22.79"
(578.87mm)
5.79"
(147.06mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1978 1954
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1974 1993
Jun 1978–Mar 1979
10-Month
33.37"
(847.60mm)
27.34"
(694.44mm)
6.03"
(153.16mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1978 1902
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1974 1903
May 1978–Mar 1979
11-Month
38.69"
(982.73mm)
31.40"
(797.56mm)
7.29"
(185.17mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1978 1902
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1974 2011
Apr 1978–Mar 1979
12-Month
43.49"
(1,104.65mm)
34.74"
(882.40mm)
8.75"
(222.25mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1978 1902
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1974 2011
Oct 1977–Mar 1979
18-Month
54.31"
(1,379.47mm)
45.91"
(1,166.11mm)
8.40"
(213.36mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1978 1957
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1974 2011
Apr 1977–Mar 1979
24-Month
78.20"
(1,986.28mm)
69.47"
(1,764.54mm)
8.73"
(221.74mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1978 1957
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1975 2011
Apr 1976–Mar 1979
36-Month
107.93"
(2,741.42mm)
104.12"
(2,644.65mm)
3.81"
(96.77mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1978 1956
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2011
Apr 1975–Mar 1979
48-Month
138.10"
(3,507.74mm)
138.67"
(3,522.22mm)
-0.57"
(-14.48mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1978 1957
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 2011
Apr 1974–Mar 1979
60-Month
175.83"
(4,466.08mm)
173.27"
(4,401.06mm)
2.56"
(65.02mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1970 1958
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 2012

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Divisional Time Series, published May 2022, retrieved on May 28, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/