Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Iowa

Precipitation Rankings, December 1905

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1905
1-Month
0.54"
(13.72mm)
1.11"
(28.19mm)
-0.57"
(-14.47mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1903 2002
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1904 2015
Ties: 1979
Nov–Dec 1905
2-Month
3.45"
(87.63mm)
2.87"
(72.90mm)
0.58"
(14.73mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1904 1976
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1902 2015
Oct–Dec 1905
3-Month
6.77"
(171.96mm)
5.16"
(131.06mm)
1.61"
(40.90mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1904 1910
29th Wettest Wettest to Date 1931
Sep–Dec 1905
4-Month
10.33"
(262.38mm)
8.83"
(224.28mm)
1.50"
(38.10mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1904 1939, 1976
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1902 1931
Aug–Dec 1905
5-Month
14.38"
(365.25mm)
12.67"
(321.82mm)
1.71"
(43.43mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1904 1976
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1902 2018
Jul–Dec 1905
6-Month
17.50"
(444.50mm)
16.52"
(419.61mm)
0.98"
(24.89mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1904 1976
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1903 2018
Jun–Dec 1905
7-Month
22.51"
(571.75mm)
21.15"
(537.21mm)
1.36"
(34.54mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1904 1976
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1902 2018
Ties: 1925
May–Dec 1905
8-Month
28.60"
(726.44mm)
25.20"
(640.08mm)
3.40"
(86.36mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1904 1976
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1903 1993
Apr–Dec 1905
9-Month
31.53"
(800.86mm)
28.15"
(715.01mm)
3.38"
(85.85mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1904 1910
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1903 1993
Ties: 1919
Mar–Dec 1905
10-Month
33.61"
(853.69mm)
30.10"
(764.54mm)
3.51"
(89.15mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1904 1910
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1903 1993
Feb–Dec 1905
11-Month
35.15"
(892.81mm)
31.12"
(790.45mm)
4.03"
(102.36mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1904 1910
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1903 1993
Jan–Dec 1905
12-Month
36.12"
(917.45mm)
32.09"
(815.09mm)
4.03"
(102.36mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1904 1910
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1902 1993
Jul 1904–Dec 1905
18-Month
49.89"
(1,267.21mm)
48.69"
(1,236.73mm)
1.20"
(30.48mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1904 1956
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1903 1993
Jan 1904–Dec 1905
24-Month
64.06"
(1,627.12mm)
64.24"
(1,631.70mm)
-0.18"
(-4.58mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1904 1989
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1903 2019
Jan 1903–Dec 1905
36-Month
99.49"
(2,527.05mm)
96.36"
(2,447.54mm)
3.13"
(79.51mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1901 1957
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1904 2010
Jan 1902–Dec 1905
48-Month
143.28"
(3,639.31mm)
128.37"
(3,260.60mm)
14.91"
(378.71mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1904 1958
18th Wettest Wettest to Date 2010
Jan 1901–Dec 1905
60-Month
167.78"
(4,261.61mm)
160.36"
(4,073.14mm)
7.42"
(188.47mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1904 1956
36th Wettest Wettest to Date 2010

Citing This Page

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