Climate at a Glance

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Iowa

Precipitation Rankings, February 1957

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
February 1957
1-Month
0.34"
(8.64mm)
1.02"
(25.91mm)
-0.68"
(-17.27mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1947 1970
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1915
Jan–Feb 1957
2-Month
0.90"
(22.86mm)
1.99"
(50.55mm)
-1.09"
(-27.69mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1931 1970
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1915
Dec 1956–Feb 1957
3-Month
1.42"
(36.07mm)
3.09"
(78.49mm)
-1.67"
(-42.42mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1931 1964
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2016
Nov 1956–Feb 1957
4-Month
3.45"
(87.63mm)
4.84"
(122.94mm)
-1.39"
(-35.31mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1956 1977
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1932
Oct 1956–Feb 1957
5-Month
4.85"
(123.19mm)
7.15"
(181.61mm)
-2.30"
(-58.42mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1956 1977
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1932
Sep 1956–Feb 1957
6-Month
6.39"
(162.31mm)
10.85"
(275.59mm)
-4.46"
(-113.28mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1956 1977
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1932
Aug 1956–Feb 1957
7-Month
10.88"
(276.35mm)
14.71"
(373.63mm)
-3.83"
(-97.28mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1956 1977
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2019
Ties: 1900
Jul 1956–Feb 1957
8-Month
15.40"
(391.16mm)
18.59"
(472.19mm)
-3.19"
(-81.03mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1956 1977
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2019
Jun 1956–Feb 1957
9-Month
18.00"
(457.20mm)
23.19"
(589.03mm)
-5.19"
(-131.83mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1956 1977
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2019
May 1956–Feb 1957
10-Month
21.28"
(540.51mm)
27.24"
(691.90mm)
-5.96"
(-151.39mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1956 1977
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2019
Apr 1956–Feb 1957
11-Month
23.26"
(590.80mm)
30.19"
(766.83mm)
-6.93"
(-176.03mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1956 1977
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1994
Mar 1956–Feb 1957
12-Month
24.19"
(614.43mm)
32.15"
(816.61mm)
-7.96"
(-202.18mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1956 1989
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1994
Sep 1955–Feb 1957
18-Month
30.44"
(773.18mm)
43.01"
(1,092.45mm)
-12.57"
(-319.27mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1957
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1994
Mar 1955–Feb 1957
24-Month
45.95"
(1,167.13mm)
64.28"
(1,632.71mm)
-18.33"
(-465.58mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1957
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2009
Mar 1954–Feb 1957
36-Month
80.66"
(2,048.76mm)
96.29"
(2,445.77mm)
-15.63"
(-397.01mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1913 1958
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2011
Mar 1953–Feb 1957
48-Month
105.72"
(2,685.29mm)
128.28"
(3,258.31mm)
-22.56"
(-573.02mm)
2nd Driest Driest to Date 1959
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2011
Mar 1952–Feb 1957
60-Month
135.67"
(3,446.02mm)
160.31"
(4,071.87mm)
-24.64"
(-625.85mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1957
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2011

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published February 2020, retrieved on February 22, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/