Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Iowa

Precipitation Rankings, April 1943

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1943
1-Month
2.60"
(66.04mm)
2.94"
(74.68mm)
-0.34"
(-8.64mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1942 1926
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 2013
Mar–Apr 1943
2-Month
4.15"
(105.41mm)
4.90"
(124.46mm)
-0.75"
(-19.05mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1942 1910
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 1991
Feb–Apr 1943
3-Month
4.92"
(124.97mm)
5.92"
(150.37mm)
-1.00"
(-25.40mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1942 1910
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 1951
Jan–Apr 1943
4-Month
5.69"
(144.53mm)
6.89"
(175.01mm)
-1.20"
(-30.48mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1942 1934
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1951
Dec 1942–Apr 1943
5-Month
7.22"
(183.39mm)
7.99"
(202.95mm)
-0.77"
(-19.56mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1942 1956
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1940 1973
Nov 1942–Apr 1943
6-Month
8.95"
(227.33mm)
9.74"
(247.40mm)
-0.79"
(-20.07mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1942 1956
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 2016
Ties: 1922
Oct 1942–Apr 1943
7-Month
10.43"
(264.92mm)
12.05"
(306.07mm)
-1.62"
(-41.15mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1940 1934
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1973
Sep 1942–Apr 1943
8-Month
14.53"
(369.06mm)
15.75"
(400.05mm)
-1.22"
(-30.99mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1941 1956
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 2019
Aug 1942–Apr 1943
9-Month
17.75"
(450.85mm)
19.61"
(498.09mm)
-1.86"
(-47.24mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1940 1956
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 2019
Jul 1942–Apr 1943
10-Month
22.83"
(579.88mm)
23.49"
(596.65mm)
-0.66"
(-16.77mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1940 1956
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 2019
Jun 1942–Apr 1943
11-Month
28.72"
(729.49mm)
28.09"
(713.49mm)
0.63"
(16.00mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1941 1956
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 2019
May 1942–Apr 1943
12-Month
33.39"
(848.11mm)
32.14"
(816.36mm)
1.25"
(31.75mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1941 1956
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 2019
Nov 1941–Apr 1943
18-Month
41.95"
(1,065.53mm)
41.90"
(1,064.26mm)
0.05"
(1.27mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1941 1956
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1994
May 1941–Apr 1943
24-Month
68.70"
(1,744.98mm)
64.29"
(1,632.97mm)
4.41"
(112.01mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1942 1957
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1920 2017
May 1940–Apr 1943
36-Month
98.16"
(2,493.26mm)
96.34"
(2,447.04mm)
1.82"
(46.22mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1942 1958
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1929 2011
May 1939–Apr 1943
48-Month
123.17"
(3,128.52mm)
128.30"
(3,258.82mm)
-5.13"
(-130.30mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1941 1957
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 2011
May 1938–Apr 1943
60-Month
157.75"
(4,006.85mm)
160.29"
(4,071.37mm)
-2.54"
(-64.52mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1942 1958
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 2011

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 14, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/