Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Iowa

Precipitation Rankings, March 1932

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1932
1-Month
1.42"
(36.07mm)
1.96"
(49.78mm)
-0.54"
(-13.71mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1930 1910
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1931 1990
Ties: 1935
Feb–Mar 1932
2-Month
2.22"
(56.39mm)
2.97"
(75.44mm)
-0.75"
(-19.05mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1931 1910
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1929 1951
Ties: 1957
Jan–Mar 1932
3-Month
4.11"
(104.39mm)
3.95"
(100.33mm)
0.16"
(4.06mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1931 1968
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 1951
Dec 1931–Mar 1932
4-Month
6.51"
(165.35mm)
5.05"
(128.27mm)
1.46"
(37.08mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1931 1956
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 1973
Nov 1931–Mar 1932
5-Month
12.26"
(311.40mm)
6.79"
(172.47mm)
5.47"
(138.93mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1931 1956
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2016
Oct 1931–Mar 1932
6-Month
15.23"
(386.84mm)
9.11"
(231.39mm)
6.12"
(155.45mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1931 1956
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1932
Sep 1931–Mar 1932
7-Month
21.97"
(558.04mm)
12.80"
(325.12mm)
9.17"
(232.92mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1931 1940
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Aug 1931–Mar 1932
8-Month
25.11"
(637.79mm)
16.66"
(423.16mm)
8.45"
(214.63mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1931 1956
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Jul 1931–Mar 1932
9-Month
27.72"
(704.09mm)
20.55"
(521.97mm)
7.17"
(182.12mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1931 1918
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1903 2019
Jun 1931–Mar 1932
10-Month
31.17"
(791.72mm)
25.15"
(638.81mm)
6.02"
(152.91mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1931 1956
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 2019
May 1931–Mar 1932
11-Month
34.08"
(865.63mm)
29.19"
(741.43mm)
4.89"
(124.20mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1931 1956
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1929 2019
Apr 1931–Mar 1932
12-Month
36.35"
(923.29mm)
32.14"
(816.36mm)
4.21"
(106.93mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1931 1956
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1929 2019
Oct 1930–Mar 1932
18-Month
43.45"
(1,103.63mm)
41.28"
(1,048.51mm)
2.17"
(55.12mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1931 1989
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 1994
Apr 1930–Mar 1932
24-Month
61.96"
(1,573.78mm)
64.26"
(1,632.20mm)
-2.30"
(-58.42mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1931 1957
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1930 2009
Apr 1929–Mar 1932
36-Month
89.53"
(2,274.06mm)
96.30"
(2,446.02mm)
-6.77"
(-171.96mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1926 1958
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1931 2011
Apr 1928–Mar 1932
48-Month
126.18"
(3,204.97mm)
128.27"
(3,258.06mm)
-2.09"
(-53.09mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1931 1957
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1930 2011
Apr 1927–Mar 1932
60-Month
155.72"
(3,955.29mm)
160.30"
(4,071.62mm)
-4.58"
(-116.33mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1931 1957
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 2011

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published February 2020, retrieved on February 28, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/