Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Iowa

Precipitation Rankings, March 1992

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1992
1-Month
2.21"
(56.13mm)
1.96"
(49.78mm)
0.25"
(6.35mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1989 1910
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1991 1990
Feb–Mar 1992
2-Month
3.50"
(88.90mm)
2.97"
(75.44mm)
0.53"
(13.46mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1989 1910
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1991 1951
Jan–Mar 1992
3-Month
4.50"
(114.30mm)
3.95"
(100.33mm)
0.55"
(13.97mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1989 1968
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1991 1951
Ties: 1911
Dec 1991–Mar 1992
4-Month
5.98"
(151.89mm)
5.05"
(128.27mm)
0.93"
(23.62mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1989 1956
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1991 1973
Nov 1991–Mar 1992
5-Month
10.34"
(262.64mm)
6.79"
(172.47mm)
3.55"
(90.17mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1991 1956
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 2016
Oct 1991–Mar 1992
6-Month
13.26"
(336.80mm)
9.11"
(231.39mm)
4.15"
(105.41mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1991 1956
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1932
Sep 1991–Mar 1992
7-Month
16.05"
(407.67mm)
12.80"
(325.12mm)
3.25"
(82.55mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1991 1940
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2019
Aug 1991–Mar 1992
8-Month
19.50"
(495.30mm)
16.66"
(423.16mm)
2.84"
(72.14mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1991 1956
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2019
Jul 1991–Mar 1992
9-Month
21.82"
(554.23mm)
20.55"
(521.97mm)
1.27"
(32.26mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1990 1918
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1991 2019
Jun 1991–Mar 1992
10-Month
25.96"
(659.38mm)
25.15"
(638.81mm)
0.81"
(20.57mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1990 1956
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1991 2019
May 1991–Mar 1992
11-Month
31.15"
(791.21mm)
29.19"
(741.43mm)
1.96"
(49.78mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1990 1956
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1991 2019
Apr 1991–Mar 1992
12-Month
36.98"
(939.29mm)
32.14"
(816.36mm)
4.84"
(122.93mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1990 1956
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1991 2019
Oct 1990–Mar 1992
18-Month
47.27"
(1,200.66mm)
41.28"
(1,048.51mm)
5.99"
(152.15mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1991 1989
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1994
Apr 1990–Mar 1992
24-Month
75.30"
(1,912.62mm)
64.26"
(1,632.20mm)
11.04"
(280.42mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1991 1957
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2009
Apr 1989–Mar 1992
36-Month
103.48"
(2,628.39mm)
96.30"
(2,446.02mm)
7.18"
(182.37mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1991 1958
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2011
Apr 1988–Mar 1992
48-Month
125.30"
(3,182.62mm)
128.27"
(3,258.06mm)
-2.97"
(-75.44mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1991 1957
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1988 2011
Apr 1987–Mar 1992
60-Month
156.42"
(3,973.07mm)
160.30"
(4,071.62mm)
-3.88"
(-98.55mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1990 1957
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1991 2011

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published February 2020, retrieved on February 27, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/