Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Iowa

Precipitation Rankings, December 1928

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1928
1-Month
0.87"
(22.10mm)
1.11"
(28.19mm)
-0.24"
(-6.09mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1923 2002
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1927 2015
Ties: 1996
Nov–Dec 1928
2-Month
4.64"
(117.86mm)
2.87"
(72.90mm)
1.77"
(44.96mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1927 1976
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1909 2015
Oct–Dec 1928
3-Month
8.28"
(210.31mm)
5.16"
(131.06mm)
3.12"
(79.25mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1927 1910
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1909 1931
Sep–Dec 1928
4-Month
11.22"
(284.99mm)
8.83"
(224.28mm)
2.39"
(60.71mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1927 1939, 1976
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1926 1931
Aug–Dec 1928
5-Month
17.54"
(445.52mm)
12.67"
(321.82mm)
4.87"
(123.70mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1927 1976
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1926 2018
Jul–Dec 1928
6-Month
21.87"
(555.50mm)
16.52"
(419.61mm)
5.35"
(135.89mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1927 1976
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1902 2018
Jun–Dec 1928
7-Month
27.25"
(692.15mm)
21.15"
(537.21mm)
6.10"
(154.94mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1927 1976
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1902 2018
May–Dec 1928
8-Month
29.74"
(755.40mm)
25.20"
(640.08mm)
4.54"
(115.32mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1927 1976
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1915 1993
Apr–Dec 1928
9-Month
31.93"
(811.02mm)
28.15"
(715.01mm)
3.78"
(96.01mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1927 1910
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1915 1993
Mar–Dec 1928
10-Month
33.38"
(847.85mm)
30.10"
(764.54mm)
3.28"
(83.31mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1927 1910
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1919 1993
Feb–Dec 1928
11-Month
35.31"
(896.87mm)
31.12"
(790.45mm)
4.19"
(106.42mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1927 1910
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1919 1993
Jan–Dec 1928
12-Month
35.47"
(900.94mm)
32.09"
(815.09mm)
3.38"
(85.85mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1927 1910
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1919 1993
Jul 1927–Dec 1928
18-Month
49.74"
(1,263.40mm)
48.69"
(1,236.73mm)
1.05"
(26.67mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1926 1956
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1927 1993
Jan 1927–Dec 1928
24-Month
64.77"
(1,645.16mm)
64.24"
(1,631.70mm)
0.53"
(13.46mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1927 1989
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1920 2008
Jan 1926–Dec 1928
36-Month
97.10"
(2,466.34mm)
96.36"
(2,447.54mm)
0.74"
(18.80mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1927 1957
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1921 2010
Jan 1925–Dec 1928
48-Month
125.03"
(3,175.76mm)
128.37"
(3,260.60mm)
-3.34"
(-84.84mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1927 1958
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1922 2010
Jan 1924–Dec 1928
60-Month
156.03"
(3,963.16mm)
160.36"
(4,073.14mm)
-4.33"
(-109.98mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1927 1956
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1923 2010

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on December 5, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/