Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Iowa

Precipitation Rankings, December 1914

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1914
1-Month
1.30"
(33.02mm)
1.11"
(28.19mm)
0.19"
(4.83mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1913 2002
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1911 2015
Nov–Dec 1914
2-Month
1.51"
(38.35mm)
2.87"
(72.90mm)
-1.36"
(-34.55mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1910 1976
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1913 2015
Oct–Dec 1914
3-Month
4.76"
(120.90mm)
5.16"
(131.06mm)
-0.40"
(-10.16mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1912 1910
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1913 1931
Sep–Dec 1914
4-Month
12.23"
(310.64mm)
8.83"
(224.28mm)
3.40"
(86.36mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1913 1939, 1976
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1911 1931
Aug–Dec 1914
5-Month
14.42"
(366.27mm)
12.67"
(321.82mm)
1.75"
(44.45mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1913 1976
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1911 2018
Jul–Dec 1914
6-Month
16.70"
(424.18mm)
16.52"
(419.61mm)
0.18"
(4.57mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1913 1976
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1911 2018
Jun–Dec 1914
7-Month
22.39"
(568.71mm)
21.15"
(537.21mm)
1.24"
(31.50mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1913 1976
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1909 2018
May–Dec 1914
8-Month
25.70"
(652.78mm)
25.20"
(640.08mm)
0.50"
(12.70mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1913 1976
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1909 1993
Apr–Dec 1914
9-Month
28.19"
(716.03mm)
28.15"
(715.01mm)
0.04"
(1.02mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1913 1910
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1909 1993
Mar–Dec 1914
10-Month
29.96"
(760.98mm)
30.10"
(764.54mm)
-0.14"
(-3.56mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1913 1910
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1909 1993
Feb–Dec 1914
11-Month
30.79"
(782.07mm)
31.12"
(790.45mm)
-0.33"
(-8.38mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1913 1910
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1909 1993
Jan–Dec 1914
12-Month
31.65"
(803.91mm)
32.09"
(815.09mm)
-0.44"
(-11.18mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1913 1910
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1909 1993
Jul 1913–Dec 1914
18-Month
44.79"
(1,137.67mm)
48.69"
(1,236.73mm)
-3.90"
(-99.06mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1911 1956
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1913 1993
Jan 1913–Dec 1914
24-Month
61.73"
(1,567.94mm)
64.24"
(1,631.70mm)
-2.51"
(-63.76mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1913 1989
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1909 2019
Jan 1912–Dec 1914
36-Month
90.15"
(2,289.81mm)
96.36"
(2,447.54mm)
-6.21"
(-157.73mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1913 1957
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1911 2010
Jan 1911–Dec 1914
48-Month
121.78"
(3,093.21mm)
128.37"
(3,260.60mm)
-6.59"
(-167.39mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1913 1958
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1911 2010
Jan 1910–Dec 1914
60-Month
141.99"
(3,606.55mm)
160.36"
(4,073.14mm)
-18.37"
(-466.59mm)
6th Driest Driest to Date 1956
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1913 2010

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 19, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/