Climate at a Glance

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Iowa

Precipitation Rankings, December 1958

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1958
1-Month
0.25"
(6.35mm)
1.11"
(28.19mm)
-0.86"
(-21.84mm)
2nd Driest Driest to Date 2002
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 2015
Nov–Dec 1958
2-Month
1.87"
(47.50mm)
2.87"
(72.90mm)
-1.00"
(-25.40mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1955 1976
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1957 2015
Oct–Dec 1958
3-Month
2.79"
(70.87mm)
5.16"
(131.06mm)
-2.37"
(-60.19mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1955 1910
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 1931
Sep–Dec 1958
4-Month
5.86"
(148.84mm)
8.83"
(224.28mm)
-2.97"
(-75.44mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1956 1939, 1976
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 1931
Aug–Dec 1958
5-Month
8.33"
(211.58mm)
12.67"
(321.82mm)
-4.34"
(-110.24mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1955 1976
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 2018
Jul–Dec 1958
6-Month
15.50"
(393.70mm)
16.52"
(419.61mm)
-1.02"
(-25.91mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1956 1976
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 2018
Jun–Dec 1958
7-Month
19.36"
(491.74mm)
21.15"
(537.21mm)
-1.79"
(-45.47mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1956 1976
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 2018
May–Dec 1958
8-Month
21.36"
(542.54mm)
25.20"
(640.08mm)
-3.84"
(-97.54mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1956 1976
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1957 1993
Apr–Dec 1958
9-Month
23.59"
(599.19mm)
28.15"
(715.01mm)
-4.56"
(-115.82mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1956 1910
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 1993
Mar–Dec 1958
10-Month
24.15"
(613.41mm)
30.10"
(764.54mm)
-5.95"
(-151.13mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1956 1910
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 1993
Feb–Dec 1958
11-Month
24.63"
(625.60mm)
31.12"
(790.45mm)
-6.49"
(-164.85mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1956 1910
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 1993
Jan–Dec 1958
12-Month
25.33"
(643.38mm)
32.09"
(815.09mm)
-6.76"
(-171.71mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1956 1910
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 1993
Jul 1957–Dec 1958
18-Month
41.84"
(1,062.74mm)
48.69"
(1,236.73mm)
-6.85"
(-173.99mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1956 1956
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 1993
Jan 1957–Dec 1958
24-Month
56.85"
(1,443.99mm)
64.24"
(1,631.70mm)
-7.39"
(-187.71mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1957 1989
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2019
Jan 1956–Dec 1958
36-Month
81.13"
(2,060.70mm)
96.36"
(2,447.54mm)
-15.23"
(-386.84mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1957 1957
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2010
Jan 1955–Dec 1958
48-Month
104.10"
(2,644.14mm)
128.37"
(3,260.60mm)
-24.27"
(-616.46mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1958
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1957 2010
Jan 1954–Dec 1958
60-Month
138.28"
(3,512.31mm)
160.36"
(4,073.14mm)
-22.08"
(-560.83mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1956 1956
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 2010

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published June 2020, retrieved on July 7, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/