Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Iowa

Precipitation Rankings, December 2000

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 2000
1-Month
1.67"
(42.42mm)
1.11"
(28.19mm)
0.56"
(14.23mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1999 2002
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1992 2015
Nov–Dec 2000
2-Month
3.82"
(97.03mm)
2.87"
(72.90mm)
0.95"
(24.13mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1999 1976
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1992 2015
Oct–Dec 2000
3-Month
5.62"
(142.75mm)
5.16"
(131.06mm)
0.46"
(11.69mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1999 1910
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 1931
Sep–Dec 2000
4-Month
7.73"
(196.34mm)
8.83"
(224.28mm)
-1.10"
(-27.94mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1999 1939, 1976
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 1931
Aug–Dec 2000
5-Month
10.35"
(262.89mm)
12.67"
(321.82mm)
-2.32"
(-58.93mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1999 1976
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 2018
Jul–Dec 2000
6-Month
14.44"
(366.78mm)
16.52"
(419.61mm)
-2.08"
(-52.83mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1999 1976
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 2018
Jun–Dec 2000
7-Month
21.00"
(533.40mm)
21.15"
(537.21mm)
-0.15"
(-3.81mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1999 1976
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 2018
May–Dec 2000
8-Month
24.60"
(624.84mm)
25.20"
(640.08mm)
-0.60"
(-15.24mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1999 1976
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 1993
Apr–Dec 2000
9-Month
26.63"
(676.40mm)
28.15"
(715.01mm)
-1.52"
(-38.61mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1997 1910
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1999 1993
Mar–Dec 2000
10-Month
27.63"
(701.80mm)
30.10"
(764.54mm)
-2.47"
(-62.74mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1997 1910
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 1993
Feb–Dec 2000
11-Month
29.00"
(736.60mm)
31.12"
(790.45mm)
-2.12"
(-53.85mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1997 1910
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1999 1993
Jan–Dec 2000
12-Month
29.73"
(755.14mm)
32.09"
(815.09mm)
-2.36"
(-59.95mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1997 1910
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 1993
Jul 1999–Dec 2000
18-Month
42.39"
(1,076.71mm)
48.69"
(1,236.73mm)
-6.30"
(-160.02mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1989 1956
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 1993
Jan 1999–Dec 2000
24-Month
62.01"
(1,575.05mm)
64.24"
(1,631.70mm)
-2.23"
(-56.65mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1995 1989
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 2019
Jan 1998–Dec 2000
36-Month
101.58"
(2,580.13mm)
96.36"
(2,447.54mm)
5.22"
(132.59mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1999 1957
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 2010
Jan 1997–Dec 2000
48-Month
130.79"
(3,322.07mm)
128.37"
(3,260.60mm)
2.42"
(61.47mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1997 1958
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 2010
Jan 1996–Dec 2000
60-Month
164.45"
(4,177.03mm)
160.36"
(4,073.14mm)
4.09"
(103.89mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1998 1956
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 2010

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2021, retrieved on November 28, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/