Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Iowa

Precipitation Rankings, December 1965

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1965
1-Month
1.68"
(42.67mm)
1.11"
(28.19mm)
0.57"
(14.48mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1964 2002
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 2015
Ties: 1948
Nov–Dec 1965
2-Month
2.98"
(75.69mm)
2.87"
(72.90mm)
0.11"
(2.79mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1964 1976
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2015
Oct–Dec 1965
3-Month
4.04"
(102.62mm)
5.16"
(131.06mm)
-1.12"
(-28.44mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1964 1910
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1931
Ties: 2002
Sep–Dec 1965
4-Month
13.88"
(352.55mm)
8.83"
(224.28mm)
5.05"
(128.27mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1964 1939, 1976
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1931
Aug–Dec 1965
5-Month
18.07"
(458.98mm)
12.67"
(321.82mm)
5.40"
(137.16mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1964 1976
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 2018
Jul–Dec 1965
6-Month
21.47"
(545.34mm)
16.52"
(419.61mm)
4.95"
(125.73mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1964 1976
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2018
Jun–Dec 1965
7-Month
25.41"
(645.41mm)
21.15"
(537.21mm)
4.26"
(108.20mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1964 1976
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2018
May–Dec 1965
8-Month
30.17"
(766.32mm)
25.20"
(640.08mm)
4.97"
(126.24mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1964 1976
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1993
Apr–Dec 1965
9-Month
34.77"
(883.16mm)
28.15"
(715.01mm)
6.62"
(168.15mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1964 1910
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1909 1993
Mar–Dec 1965
10-Month
37.58"
(954.53mm)
30.10"
(764.54mm)
7.48"
(189.99mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1964 1910
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1993
Feb–Dec 1965
11-Month
38.87"
(987.30mm)
31.12"
(790.45mm)
7.75"
(196.85mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1964 1910
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1993
Jan–Dec 1965
12-Month
40.25"
(1,022.35mm)
32.09"
(815.09mm)
8.16"
(207.26mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1964 1910
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1993
Jul 1964–Dec 1965
18-Month
55.12"
(1,400.05mm)
48.69"
(1,236.73mm)
6.43"
(163.32mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1964 1956
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1932 1993
Jan 1964–Dec 1965
24-Month
71.50"
(1,816.10mm)
64.24"
(1,631.70mm)
7.26"
(184.40mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1964 1989
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2008
Jan 1963–Dec 1965
36-Month
98.64"
(2,505.46mm)
96.36"
(2,447.54mm)
2.28"
(57.92mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1964 1957
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1962 2010
Jan 1962–Dec 1965
48-Month
129.69"
(3,294.13mm)
128.37"
(3,260.60mm)
1.32"
(33.53mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1964 1958
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1962 2010
Jan 1961–Dec 1965
60-Month
166.95"
(4,240.53mm)
160.36"
(4,073.14mm)
6.59"
(167.39mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1964 1956
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1963 2010

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published December 2019, retrieved on December 9, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/