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Iowa, Climate Division 9. Southeast

Precipitation Rankings, April 1979

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1979
1-Month
3.65"
(92.71mm)
3.34"
(84.84mm)
0.31"
(7.87mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1977 2018
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1973
Mar–Apr 1979
2-Month
7.61"
(193.29mm)
5.70"
(144.78mm)
1.91"
(48.51mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1978 1915
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1976 1973
Feb–Apr 1979
3-Month
8.30"
(210.82mm)
6.92"
(175.77mm)
1.38"
(35.05mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1978 1958
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1976 1973
Jan–Apr 1979
4-Month
10.75"
(273.05mm)
8.25"
(209.55mm)
2.50"
(63.50mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1978 1956
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 1973
Dec 1978–Apr 1979
5-Month
12.27"
(311.66mm)
9.74"
(247.40mm)
2.53"
(64.26mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1978 1956
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 1973
Nov 1978–Apr 1979
6-Month
15.28"
(388.11mm)
11.86"
(301.24mm)
3.42"
(86.87mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1978 1956
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 1973
Ties: 1992
Oct 1978–Apr 1979
7-Month
17.26"
(438.40mm)
14.49"
(368.05mm)
2.77"
(70.35mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1978 1956
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1929
Sep 1978–Apr 1979
8-Month
22.50"
(571.50mm)
18.41"
(467.61mm)
4.09"
(103.89mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1978 1956
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1974 1927
Aug 1978–Apr 1979
9-Month
26.38"
(670.05mm)
22.15"
(562.61mm)
4.23"
(107.44mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1977 1956
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 2019
Jul 1978–Apr 1979
10-Month
32.23"
(818.64mm)
26.13"
(663.70mm)
6.10"
(154.94mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1977 1902
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1993
Jun 1978–Apr 1979
11-Month
37.02"
(940.31mm)
30.68"
(779.27mm)
6.34"
(161.04mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1978 1902
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1974 1903
May 1978–Apr 1979
12-Month
42.34"
(1,075.44mm)
34.74"
(882.40mm)
7.60"
(193.04mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1978 1902
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1974 2011
Nov 1977–Apr 1979
18-Month
53.32"
(1,354.33mm)
46.62"
(1,184.15mm)
6.70"
(170.18mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1978 1902
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1974 2011
May 1977–Apr 1979
24-Month
79.92"
(2,029.97mm)
69.50"
(1,765.30mm)
10.42"
(264.67mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1978 1957
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 2011
May 1976–Apr 1979
36-Month
106.00"
(2,692.40mm)
104.16"
(2,645.66mm)
1.84"
(46.74mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1978 1958
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2011
May 1975–Apr 1979
48-Month
138.79"
(3,525.27mm)
138.69"
(3,522.73mm)
0.10"
(2.54mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1978 1957
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 2011
May 1974–Apr 1979
60-Month
177.01"
(4,496.05mm)
173.27"
(4,401.06mm)
3.74"
(94.99mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1972 1958
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1978 2012

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Divisional Time Series, published January 2022, retrieved on January 18, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/