Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Iowa

Precipitation Rankings, February 1920

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
February 1920
1-Month
0.52"
(13.21mm)
1.02"
(25.91mm)
-0.50"
(-12.70mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1917 1970
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1919 1915
Ties: 1895, 1979
Jan–Feb 1920
2-Month
0.95"
(24.13mm)
1.99"
(50.55mm)
-1.04"
(-26.42mm)
7th Driest Driest to Date 1970
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1919 1915
Dec 1919–Feb 1920
3-Month
1.52"
(38.61mm)
3.09"
(78.49mm)
-1.57"
(-39.88mm)
8th Driest Driest to Date 1964
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1919 2016
Nov 1919–Feb 1920
4-Month
4.93"
(125.22mm)
4.84"
(122.94mm)
0.09"
(2.28mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1918 1977
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1919 1932
Oct 1919–Feb 1920
5-Month
8.10"
(205.74mm)
7.15"
(181.61mm)
0.95"
(24.13mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1918 1977
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1919 1932
Ties: 1975
Sep 1919–Feb 1920
6-Month
13.40"
(340.36mm)
10.85"
(275.59mm)
2.55"
(64.77mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1919 1977
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 1932
Aug 1919–Feb 1920
7-Month
16.03"
(407.16mm)
14.71"
(373.63mm)
1.32"
(33.53mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1919 1977
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1915 2019
Jul 1919–Feb 1920
8-Month
18.77"
(476.76mm)
18.59"
(472.19mm)
0.18"
(4.57mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1919 1977
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2019
Ties: 1997
Jun 1919–Feb 1920
9-Month
24.62"
(625.35mm)
23.19"
(589.03mm)
1.43"
(36.32mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1919 1977
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2019
May 1919–Feb 1920
10-Month
27.69"
(703.33mm)
27.24"
(691.90mm)
0.45"
(11.43mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1918 1977
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1919 2019
Apr 1919–Feb 1920
11-Month
32.48"
(824.99mm)
30.19"
(766.83mm)
2.29"
(58.16mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1918 1977
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1919 1994
Mar 1919–Feb 1920
12-Month
34.74"
(882.40mm)
32.15"
(816.61mm)
2.59"
(65.79mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1919 1989
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1994
Sep 1918–Feb 1920
18-Month
46.05"
(1,169.67mm)
43.01"
(1,092.45mm)
3.04"
(77.22mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1919 1957
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1994
Mar 1918–Feb 1920
24-Month
67.95"
(1,725.93mm)
64.28"
(1,632.71mm)
3.67"
(93.22mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1919 1957
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2020
Mar 1917–Feb 1920
36-Month
96.29"
(2,445.77mm)
96.29"
(2,445.77mm)
0.00"
(0.00mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1919 1958
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1917 2011
Mar 1916–Feb 1920
48-Month
122.98"
(3,123.69mm)
128.28"
(3,258.31mm)
-5.30"
(-134.62mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1915 1959
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1919 2011
Mar 1915–Feb 1920
60-Month
160.50"
(4,076.70mm)
160.31"
(4,071.87mm)
0.19"
(4.83mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1919 1957
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1910 2011

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published May 2020, retrieved on May 29, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/