Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Iowa

Precipitation Rankings, December 1908

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1908
1-Month
0.58"
(14.73mm)
1.11"
(28.19mm)
-0.53"
(-13.46mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1905 2002
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1907 2015
Ties: 2004
Nov–Dec 1908
2-Month
2.12"
(53.85mm)
2.87"
(72.90mm)
-0.75"
(-19.05mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1907 1976
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1906 2015
Oct–Dec 1908
3-Month
5.46"
(138.68mm)
5.16"
(131.06mm)
0.30"
(7.62mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1907 1910
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1905 1931
Sep–Dec 1908
4-Month
6.71"
(170.43mm)
8.83"
(224.28mm)
-2.12"
(-53.85mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1907 1939, 1976
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1906 1931
Ties: 1949
Aug–Dec 1908
5-Month
11.46"
(291.08mm)
12.67"
(321.82mm)
-1.21"
(-30.74mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1907 1976
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1906 2018
Jul–Dec 1908
6-Month
15.12"
(384.05mm)
16.52"
(419.61mm)
-1.40"
(-35.56mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1904 1976
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1907 2018
Jun–Dec 1908
7-Month
20.61"
(523.49mm)
21.15"
(537.21mm)
-0.54"
(-13.72mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1906 1976
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1907 2018
May–Dec 1908
8-Month
28.73"
(729.74mm)
25.20"
(640.08mm)
3.53"
(89.66mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1907 1976
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1903 1993
Apr–Dec 1908
9-Month
31.02"
(787.91mm)
28.15"
(715.01mm)
2.87"
(72.90mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1907 1910
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1905 1993
Mar–Dec 1908
10-Month
32.65"
(829.31mm)
30.10"
(764.54mm)
2.55"
(64.77mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1907 1910
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1905 1993
Feb–Dec 1908
11-Month
34.29"
(870.97mm)
31.12"
(790.45mm)
3.17"
(80.52mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1907 1910
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1905 1993
Jan–Dec 1908
12-Month
34.74"
(882.40mm)
32.09"
(815.09mm)
2.65"
(67.31mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1907 1910
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1905 1993
Jul 1907–Dec 1908
18-Month
52.59"
(1,335.79mm)
48.69"
(1,236.73mm)
3.90"
(99.06mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1907 1956
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1903 1993
Jan 1907–Dec 1908
24-Month
66.34"
(1,685.04mm)
64.24"
(1,631.70mm)
2.10"
(53.34mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1907 1989
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1906 2008
Jan 1906–Dec 1908
36-Month
97.84"
(2,485.14mm)
96.36"
(2,447.54mm)
1.48"
(37.60mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1906 1957
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1907 2010
Jan 1905–Dec 1908
48-Month
133.96"
(3,402.58mm)
128.37"
(3,260.60mm)
5.59"
(141.98mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1907 1958
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1905 2010
Jan 1904–Dec 1908
60-Month
161.90"
(4,112.26mm)
160.36"
(4,073.14mm)
1.54"
(39.12mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1901 1956
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1907 2010

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published December 2019, retrieved on December 13, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/