Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Iowa

Precipitation Rankings, December 2010

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 2010
1-Month
1.23"
(31.24mm)
1.11"
(28.19mm)
0.12"
(3.05mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 2005 2002
49th Wettest Wettest since: 2009 2015
Ties: 1918
Nov–Dec 2010
2-Month
2.87"
(72.90mm)
2.87"
(72.90mm)
0.00"
(0.00mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 2007 1976
58th Wettest Wettest since: 2009 2015
Oct–Dec 2010
3-Month
3.78"
(96.01mm)
5.16"
(131.06mm)
-1.38"
(-35.05mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1999 1910
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 2009 1931
Sep–Dec 2010
4-Month
9.18"
(233.17mm)
8.83"
(224.28mm)
0.35"
(8.89mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 2005 1939, 1976
48th Wettest Wettest since: 2009 1931
Aug–Dec 2010
5-Month
14.01"
(355.85mm)
12.67"
(321.82mm)
1.34"
(34.03mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 2008 1976
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 2009 2018
Jul–Dec 2010
6-Month
21.90"
(556.26mm)
16.52"
(419.61mm)
5.38"
(136.65mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 2008 1976
14th Wettest Wettest since: 2009 2018
Jun–Dec 2010
7-Month
32.18"
(817.37mm)
21.15"
(537.21mm)
11.03"
(280.16mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 2009 1976
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1993 2018
May–Dec 2010
8-Month
36.37"
(923.80mm)
25.20"
(640.08mm)
11.17"
(283.72mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 2009 1976
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1993 1993
Apr–Dec 2010
9-Month
40.07"
(1,017.78mm)
28.15"
(715.01mm)
11.92"
(302.77mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 2009 1910
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1993 1993
Mar–Dec 2010
10-Month
41.79"
(1,061.47mm)
30.10"
(764.54mm)
11.69"
(296.93mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 2009 1910
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1993 1993
Feb–Dec 2010
11-Month
42.75"
(1,085.85mm)
31.12"
(790.45mm)
11.63"
(295.40mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 2009 1910
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1993 1993
Jan–Dec 2010
12-Month
44.05"
(1,118.87mm)
32.09"
(815.09mm)
11.96"
(303.78mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 2009 1910
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1993 1993
Jul 2009–Dec 2010
18-Month
66.23"
(1,682.24mm)
48.69"
(1,236.73mm)
17.54"
(445.51mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 2009 1956
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 2008 1993
Jan 2009–Dec 2010
24-Month
83.20"
(2,113.28mm)
64.24"
(1,631.70mm)
18.96"
(481.58mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 2009 1989
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 2008 2008
Jan 2008–Dec 2010
36-Month
126.12"
(3,203.45mm)
96.36"
(2,447.54mm)
29.76"
(755.91mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 2009 1957
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2010
Jan 2007–Dec 2010
48-Month
168.53"
(4,280.66mm)
128.37"
(3,260.60mm)
40.16"
(1,020.06mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 2009 1958
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2010
Jan 2006–Dec 2010
60-Month
200.93"
(5,103.62mm)
160.36"
(4,073.14mm)
40.57"
(1,030.48mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 2009 1956
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2010

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published December 2019, retrieved on December 11, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/