Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Iowa

Precipitation Rankings, April 1926

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1926
1-Month
0.95"
(24.13mm)
2.94"
(74.68mm)
-1.99"
(-50.55mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1926
125th Wettest Wettest since: 1925 2013
Mar–Apr 1926
2-Month
1.93"
(49.02mm)
4.90"
(124.46mm)
-2.97"
(-75.44mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1910 1910
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1925 1991
Feb–Apr 1926
3-Month
2.66"
(67.56mm)
5.92"
(150.37mm)
-3.26"
(-82.81mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1910 1910
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1925 1951
Jan–Apr 1926
4-Month
3.67"
(93.22mm)
6.89"
(175.01mm)
-3.22"
(-81.79mm)
2nd Driest Driest to Date 1934
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1925 1951
Dec 1925–Apr 1926
5-Month
5.03"
(127.76mm)
7.99"
(202.95mm)
-2.96"
(-75.19mm)
3rd Driest Driest to Date 1956
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1925 1973
Nov 1925–Apr 1926
6-Month
5.76"
(146.30mm)
9.74"
(247.40mm)
-3.98"
(-101.10mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1918 1956
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1925 2016
Oct 1925–Apr 1926
7-Month
8.63"
(219.20mm)
12.05"
(306.07mm)
-3.42"
(-86.87mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1925 1934
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1923 1973
Sep 1925–Apr 1926
8-Month
13.67"
(347.22mm)
15.75"
(400.05mm)
-2.08"
(-52.83mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1925 1956
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1924 2019
Aug 1925–Apr 1926
9-Month
17.10"
(434.34mm)
19.61"
(498.09mm)
-2.51"
(-63.75mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1925 1956
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1924 2019
Jul 1925–Apr 1926
10-Month
19.81"
(503.17mm)
23.49"
(596.65mm)
-3.68"
(-93.48mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1925 1956
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1924 2019
Jun 1925–Apr 1926
11-Month
26.18"
(664.97mm)
28.09"
(713.49mm)
-1.91"
(-48.52mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1923 1956
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1925 2019
May 1925–Apr 1926
12-Month
27.33"
(694.18mm)
32.14"
(816.36mm)
-4.81"
(-122.18mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1918 1956
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1925 2019
Nov 1924–Apr 1926
18-Month
33.92"
(861.57mm)
41.90"
(1,064.26mm)
-7.98"
(-202.69mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1902 1956
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1925 1994
May 1924–Apr 1926
24-Month
56.57"
(1,436.88mm)
64.29"
(1,632.97mm)
-7.72"
(-196.09mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1918 1957
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1925 2017
May 1923–Apr 1926
36-Month
86.08"
(2,186.43mm)
96.34"
(2,447.04mm)
-10.26"
(-260.61mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1913 1958
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1925 2011
May 1922–Apr 1926
48-Month
114.47"
(2,907.54mm)
128.30"
(3,258.82mm)
-13.83"
(-351.28mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1914 1957
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1925 2011
May 1921–Apr 1926
60-Month
147.61"
(3,749.29mm)
160.29"
(4,071.37mm)
-12.68"
(-322.08mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1915 1958
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1925 2011

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 15, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/