Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Iowa

Precipitation Rankings, March 1994

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1994
1-Month
0.20"
(5.08mm)
1.96"
(49.78mm)
-1.76"
(-44.70mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1910 1910
127th Wettest Wettest since: 1993 1990
Feb–Mar 1994
2-Month
1.38"
(35.05mm)
2.97"
(75.44mm)
-1.59"
(-40.39mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1988 1910
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1993 1951
Jan–Mar 1994
3-Month
2.44"
(61.98mm)
3.95"
(100.33mm)
-1.51"
(-38.35mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1989 1968
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1993 1951
Dec 1993–Mar 1994
4-Month
3.20"
(81.28mm)
5.05"
(128.27mm)
-1.85"
(-46.99mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1989 1956
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1993 1973
Nov 1993–Mar 1994
5-Month
4.29"
(108.97mm)
6.79"
(172.47mm)
-2.50"
(-63.50mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1981 1956
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1993 2016
Oct 1993–Mar 1994
6-Month
5.60"
(142.24mm)
9.11"
(231.39mm)
-3.51"
(-89.15mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1964 1956
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1993 1932
Ties: 2000
Sep 1993–Mar 1994
7-Month
9.29"
(235.97mm)
12.80"
(325.12mm)
-3.51"
(-89.15mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1981 1940
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1993 2019
Aug 1993–Mar 1994
8-Month
17.54"
(445.52mm)
16.66"
(423.16mm)
0.88"
(22.36mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1991 1956
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1993 2019
Jul 1993–Mar 1994
9-Month
27.99"
(710.95mm)
20.55"
(521.97mm)
7.44"
(188.98mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1992 1918
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1993 2019
Jun 1993–Mar 1994
10-Month
35.99"
(914.15mm)
25.15"
(638.81mm)
10.84"
(275.34mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1993 1956
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1903 2019
May 1993–Mar 1994
11-Month
41.59"
(1,056.39mm)
29.19"
(741.43mm)
12.40"
(314.96mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 1993 1956
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1903 2019
Apr 1993–Mar 1994
12-Month
45.24"
(1,149.10mm)
32.14"
(816.36mm)
13.10"
(332.74mm)
126th Driest Driest since: 1993 1956
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Oct 1992–Mar 1994
18-Month
58.11"
(1,475.99mm)
41.28"
(1,048.51mm)
16.83"
(427.48mm)
126th Driest Driest since: 1993 1989
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1994
Apr 1992–Mar 1994
24-Month
82.03"
(2,083.56mm)
64.26"
(1,632.20mm)
17.77"
(451.36mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1993 1957
7th Wettest Wettest to Date 2020
Apr 1991–Mar 1994
36-Month
119.01"
(3,022.85mm)
96.30"
(2,446.02mm)
22.71"
(576.83mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1993 1958
4th Wettest Wettest to Date 2011
Apr 1990–Mar 1994
48-Month
157.33"
(3,996.18mm)
128.27"
(3,258.06mm)
29.06"
(738.12mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1993 1957
5th Wettest Wettest to Date 2011
Apr 1989–Mar 1994
60-Month
185.51"
(4,711.95mm)
160.30"
(4,071.62mm)
25.21"
(640.33mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1993 1957
9th Wettest Wettest to Date 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published May 2022, retrieved on May 22, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/