Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Iowa

Precipitation Rankings, April 1968

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1968
1-Month
4.39"
(111.51mm)
2.94"
(74.68mm)
1.45"
(36.83mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1967 1926
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 2013
Ties: 1917
Mar–Apr 1968
2-Month
5.31"
(134.87mm)
4.90"
(124.46mm)
0.41"
(10.41mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1967 1910
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1991
Ties: 2011
Feb–Apr 1968
3-Month
5.49"
(139.45mm)
5.92"
(150.37mm)
-0.43"
(-10.92mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1967 1910
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 1951
Ties: 1967
Jan–Apr 1968
4-Month
6.11"
(155.19mm)
6.89"
(175.01mm)
-0.78"
(-19.82mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1966 1934
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1967 1951
Dec 1967–Apr 1968
5-Month
7.02"
(178.31mm)
7.99"
(202.95mm)
-0.97"
(-24.64mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1958 1956
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 1973
Nov 1967–Apr 1968
6-Month
7.69"
(195.33mm)
9.74"
(247.40mm)
-2.05"
(-52.07mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1958 1956
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1967 2016
Oct 1967–Apr 1968
7-Month
10.84"
(275.34mm)
12.05"
(306.07mm)
-1.21"
(-30.73mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1967 1934
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1973
Sep 1967–Apr 1968
8-Month
13.45"
(341.63mm)
15.75"
(400.05mm)
-2.30"
(-58.42mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1967 1956
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1966 2019
Aug 1967–Apr 1968
9-Month
16.10"
(408.94mm)
19.61"
(498.09mm)
-3.51"
(-89.15mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1967 1956
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1966 2019
Jul 1967–Apr 1968
10-Month
18.25"
(463.55mm)
23.49"
(596.65mm)
-5.24"
(-133.10mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1967 1956
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1966 2019
Jun 1967–Apr 1968
11-Month
26.84"
(681.74mm)
28.09"
(713.49mm)
-1.25"
(-31.75mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1967 1956
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1966 2019
May 1967–Apr 1968
12-Month
29.58"
(751.33mm)
32.14"
(816.36mm)
-2.56"
(-65.03mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1967 1956
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1966 2019
Nov 1966–Apr 1968
18-Month
37.79"
(959.87mm)
41.90"
(1,064.26mm)
-4.11"
(-104.39mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1967 1956
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1966 1994
May 1966–Apr 1968
24-Month
56.12"
(1,425.45mm)
64.29"
(1,632.97mm)
-8.17"
(-207.52mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1958 1957
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 2017
May 1965–Apr 1968
36-Month
91.73"
(2,329.94mm)
96.34"
(2,447.04mm)
-4.61"
(-117.10mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1959 1958
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 2011
Ties: 1930
May 1964–Apr 1968
48-Month
125.73"
(3,193.54mm)
128.30"
(3,258.82mm)
-2.57"
(-65.28mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1967 1957
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1966 2011
May 1963–Apr 1968
60-Month
153.28"
(3,893.31mm)
160.29"
(4,071.37mm)
-7.01"
(-178.06mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1960 1958
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 2011

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published February 2020, retrieved on February 26, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/