Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Iowa

Precipitation Rankings, December 1912

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1912
1-Month
0.71"
(18.03mm)
1.11"
(28.19mm)
-0.40"
(-10.16mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1910 2002
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1911 2015
Ties: 1999
Nov–Dec 1912
2-Month
1.68"
(42.67mm)
2.87"
(72.90mm)
-1.19"
(-30.23mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1910 1976
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1911 2015
Oct–Dec 1912
3-Month
4.74"
(120.40mm)
5.16"
(131.06mm)
-0.42"
(-10.66mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1910 1910
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1911 1931
Ties: 1930, 1942, 1978
Sep–Dec 1912
4-Month
8.73"
(221.74mm)
8.83"
(224.28mm)
-0.10"
(-2.54mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1910 1939, 1976
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1911 1931
Aug–Dec 1912
5-Month
12.58"
(319.53mm)
12.67"
(321.82mm)
-0.09"
(-2.29mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1910 1976
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1911 2018
Jul–Dec 1912
6-Month
16.34"
(415.04mm)
16.52"
(419.61mm)
-0.18"
(-4.57mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1910 1976
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1911 2018
Jun–Dec 1912
7-Month
19.01"
(482.85mm)
21.15"
(537.21mm)
-2.14"
(-54.36mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1910 1976
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1911 2018
May–Dec 1912
8-Month
22.18"
(563.37mm)
25.20"
(640.08mm)
-3.02"
(-76.71mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1910 1976
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1911 1993
Apr–Dec 1912
9-Month
24.79"
(629.67mm)
28.15"
(715.01mm)
-3.36"
(-85.34mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1910 1910
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1911 1993
Mar–Dec 1912
10-Month
26.75"
(679.45mm)
30.10"
(764.54mm)
-3.35"
(-85.09mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1910 1910
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1911 1993
Feb–Dec 1912
11-Month
27.90"
(708.66mm)
31.12"
(790.45mm)
-3.22"
(-81.79mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1910 1910
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1911 1993
Jan–Dec 1912
12-Month
28.42"
(721.87mm)
32.09"
(815.09mm)
-3.67"
(-93.22mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1910 1910
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1911 1993
Jul 1911–Dec 1912
18-Month
46.66"
(1,185.16mm)
48.69"
(1,236.73mm)
-2.03"
(-51.57mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1911 1956
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1909 1993
Jan 1911–Dec 1912
24-Month
60.05"
(1,525.27mm)
64.24"
(1,631.70mm)
-4.19"
(-106.43mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1911 1989
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1909 2008
Ties: 2013
Jan 1910–Dec 1912
36-Month
80.26"
(2,038.60mm)
96.36"
(2,447.54mm)
-16.10"
(-408.94mm)
3rd Driest Driest to Date 1957
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1911 2010
Jan 1909–Dec 1912
48-Month
119.93"
(3,046.22mm)
128.37"
(3,260.60mm)
-8.44"
(-214.38mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1901 1958
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1911 2010
Jan 1908–Dec 1912
60-Month
154.67"
(3,928.62mm)
160.36"
(4,073.14mm)
-5.69"
(-144.52mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1901 1956
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1911 2010

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on December 6, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/