Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Iowa

Precipitation Rankings, February 1900

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
February 1900
1-Month
1.27"
(32.26mm)
1.02"
(25.91mm)
0.25"
(6.35mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1899 1970
41st Wettest Wettest to Date 1915
Ties: 2013
Jan–Feb 1900
2-Month
1.77"
(44.96mm)
1.99"
(50.55mm)
-0.22"
(-5.59mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1899 1970
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1915
Dec 1899–Feb 1900
3-Month
3.36"
(85.34mm)
3.09"
(78.49mm)
0.27"
(6.85mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1899 1964
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1898 2016
Ties: 1906, 1966
Nov 1899–Feb 1900
4-Month
4.55"
(115.57mm)
4.84"
(122.94mm)
-0.29"
(-7.37mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1899 1977
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1932
Oct 1899–Feb 1900
5-Month
6.38"
(162.05mm)
7.15"
(181.61mm)
-0.77"
(-19.56mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1898 1977
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 1932
Sep 1899–Feb 1900
6-Month
7.34"
(186.44mm)
10.85"
(275.59mm)
-3.51"
(-89.15mm)
15th Driest Driest to Date 1977
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 1932
Aug 1899–Feb 1900
7-Month
10.88"
(276.35mm)
14.71"
(373.63mm)
-3.83"
(-97.28mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1898 1977
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 2019
Ties: 1957
Jul 1899–Feb 1900
8-Month
13.98"
(355.09mm)
18.59"
(472.19mm)
-4.61"
(-117.10mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1898 1977
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 2019
Jun 1899–Feb 1900
9-Month
19.15"
(486.41mm)
23.19"
(589.03mm)
-4.04"
(-102.62mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1898 1977
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 2019
May 1899–Feb 1900
10-Month
25.19"
(639.83mm)
27.24"
(691.90mm)
-2.05"
(-52.07mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1899 1977
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 2019
Apr 1899–Feb 1900
11-Month
27.56"
(700.02mm)
30.19"
(766.83mm)
-2.63"
(-66.81mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1899 1977
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1994
Mar 1899–Feb 1900
12-Month
29.14"
(740.16mm)
32.15"
(816.61mm)
-3.01"
(-76.45mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1899 1989
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1994
Sep 1898–Feb 1900
18-Month
38.35"
(974.09mm)
43.01"
(1,092.45mm)
-4.66"
(-118.36mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1899 1957
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1994
Mar 1898–Feb 1900
24-Month
57.62"
(1,463.55mm)
64.28"
(1,632.71mm)
-6.66"
(-169.16mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1899 1957
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 2020
Mar 1897–Feb 1900
36-Month
83.82"
(2,129.03mm)
96.29"
(2,445.77mm)
-12.47"
(-316.74mm)
8th Driest Driest to Date 1958
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 2011
Mar 1896–Feb 1900
48-Month
122.25"
(3,105.15mm)
128.28"
(3,258.31mm)
-6.03"
(-153.16mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1899 1959
96th Wettest Wettest to Date 2011
Mar 1895–Feb 1900
60-Month
148.28"
(3,766.31mm)
160.31"
(4,071.87mm)
-12.03"
(-305.56mm)
13th Driest Driest to Date 1957
111th Wettest Wettest to Date 2011

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published May 2022, retrieved on May 24, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/