Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Iowa

Precipitation Rankings, March 1993

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1993
1-Month
2.75"
(69.85mm)
1.96"
(49.78mm)
0.79"
(20.07mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1992 1910
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1991 1990
Feb–Mar 1993
2-Month
3.90"
(99.06mm)
2.97"
(75.44mm)
0.93"
(23.62mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1992 1910
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1991 1951
Jan–Mar 1993
3-Month
5.08"
(129.03mm)
3.95"
(100.33mm)
1.13"
(28.70mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1992 1968
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1991 1951
Dec 1992–Mar 1993
4-Month
6.86"
(174.24mm)
5.05"
(128.27mm)
1.81"
(45.97mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1992 1956
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 1973
Nov 1992–Mar 1993
5-Month
11.24"
(285.50mm)
6.79"
(172.47mm)
4.45"
(113.03mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1992 1956
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 2016
Oct 1992–Mar 1993
6-Month
12.87"
(326.90mm)
9.11"
(231.39mm)
3.76"
(95.51mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1991 1956
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1992 1932
Sep 1992–Mar 1993
7-Month
18.45"
(468.63mm)
12.80"
(325.12mm)
5.65"
(143.51mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1992 1940
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2019
Aug 1992–Mar 1993
8-Month
21.00"
(533.40mm)
16.66"
(423.16mm)
4.34"
(110.24mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1992 1956
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 2019
Jul 1992–Mar 1993
9-Month
29.55"
(750.57mm)
20.55"
(521.97mm)
9.00"
(228.60mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1992 1918
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2019
Jun 1992–Mar 1993
10-Month
31.44"
(798.58mm)
25.15"
(638.81mm)
6.29"
(159.77mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1992 1956
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 2019
May 1992–Mar 1993
11-Month
33.19"
(843.03mm)
29.19"
(741.43mm)
4.00"
(101.60mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1992 1956
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1991 2019
Apr 1992–Mar 1993
12-Month
36.79"
(934.47mm)
32.14"
(816.36mm)
4.65"
(118.11mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1990 1956
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1992 2019
Oct 1991–Mar 1993
18-Month
50.05"
(1,271.27mm)
41.28"
(1,048.51mm)
8.77"
(222.76mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1992 1989
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1994
Apr 1991–Mar 1993
24-Month
73.77"
(1,873.76mm)
64.26"
(1,632.20mm)
9.51"
(241.56mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1991 1957
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1992 2009
Apr 1990–Mar 1993
36-Month
112.09"
(2,847.09mm)
96.30"
(2,446.02mm)
15.79"
(401.07mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1992 1958
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 2011
Apr 1989–Mar 1993
48-Month
140.27"
(3,562.86mm)
128.27"
(3,258.06mm)
12.00"
(304.80mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1992 1957
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2011
Apr 1988–Mar 1993
60-Month
162.09"
(4,117.09mm)
160.30"
(4,071.62mm)
1.79"
(45.47mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1992 1957
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1988 2011

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published February 2020, retrieved on February 17, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/