Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Iowa

Precipitation Rankings, December 1936

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1936
1-Month
1.51"
(38.35mm)
1.11"
(28.19mm)
0.40"
(10.16mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1935 2002
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1931 2015
Nov–Dec 1936
2-Month
2.17"
(55.12mm)
2.87"
(72.90mm)
-0.70"
(-17.78mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1933 1976
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 2015
Oct–Dec 1936
3-Month
3.77"
(95.76mm)
5.16"
(131.06mm)
-1.39"
(-35.30mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1933 1910
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 1931
Sep–Dec 1936
4-Month
10.76"
(273.30mm)
8.83"
(224.28mm)
1.93"
(49.02mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1935 1939, 1976
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1934 1931
Aug–Dec 1936
5-Month
14.25"
(361.95mm)
12.67"
(321.82mm)
1.58"
(40.13mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1935 1976
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1934 2018
Jul–Dec 1936
6-Month
14.81"
(376.17mm)
16.52"
(419.61mm)
-1.71"
(-43.44mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1933 1976
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 2018
Jun–Dec 1936
7-Month
17.67"
(448.82mm)
21.15"
(537.21mm)
-3.48"
(-88.39mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1933 1976
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1935 2018
Ties: 1989
May–Dec 1936
8-Month
20.45"
(519.43mm)
25.20"
(640.08mm)
-4.75"
(-120.65mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1933 1976
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 1993
Apr–Dec 1936
9-Month
21.53"
(546.86mm)
28.15"
(715.01mm)
-6.62"
(-168.15mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1933 1910
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 1993
Mar–Dec 1936
10-Month
22.55"
(572.77mm)
30.10"
(764.54mm)
-7.55"
(-191.77mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1910 1910
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 1993
Feb–Dec 1936
11-Month
23.88"
(606.55mm)
31.12"
(790.45mm)
-7.24"
(-183.90mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1933 1910
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 1993
Jan–Dec 1936
12-Month
25.54"
(648.72mm)
32.09"
(815.09mm)
-6.55"
(-166.37mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1933 1910
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 1993
Jul 1935–Dec 1936
18-Month
40.93"
(1,039.62mm)
48.69"
(1,236.73mm)
-7.76"
(-197.11mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1934 1956
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 1993
Jan 1935–Dec 1936
24-Month
58.07"
(1,474.98mm)
64.24"
(1,631.70mm)
-6.17"
(-156.72mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1934 1989
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1935 2008
Jan 1934–Dec 1936
36-Month
84.80"
(2,153.92mm)
96.36"
(2,447.54mm)
-11.56"
(-293.62mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1935 1957
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1933 2010
Jan 1933–Dec 1936
48-Month
109.30"
(2,776.22mm)
128.37"
(3,260.60mm)
-19.07"
(-484.38mm)
3rd Driest Driest to Date 1958
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 2010
Jan 1932–Dec 1936
60-Month
140.97"
(3,580.64mm)
160.36"
(4,073.14mm)
-19.39"
(-492.50mm)
5th Driest Driest to Date 1956
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 2010

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published December 2019, retrieved on December 11, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/