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Iowa, Climate Division 9. Southeast

Precipitation Rankings, May 1946

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1946
1-Month
4.98"
(126.49mm)
4.04"
(102.62mm)
0.94"
(23.87mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1942 1992
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1996
Ties: 1898
Apr–May 1946
2-Month
6.73"
(170.94mm)
7.38"
(187.45mm)
-0.65"
(-16.51mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1942 1956
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 2013
Mar–May 1946
3-Month
11.23"
(285.24mm)
9.74"
(247.40mm)
1.49"
(37.84mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1942 1956
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1973
Ties: 2011
Feb–May 1946
4-Month
11.50"
(292.10mm)
10.97"
(278.64mm)
0.53"
(13.46mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1942 1956
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1973
Jan–May 1946
5-Month
13.98"
(355.09mm)
12.29"
(312.17mm)
1.69"
(42.92mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1943 1956
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1973
Dec 1945–May 1946
6-Month
16.49"
(418.85mm)
13.78"
(350.01mm)
2.71"
(68.84mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1945 1956
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1973
Ties: 1982
Nov 1945–May 1946
7-Month
17.91"
(454.91mm)
15.90"
(403.86mm)
2.01"
(51.05mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1942 1956
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1973
Oct 1945–May 1946
8-Month
18.66"
(473.96mm)
18.53"
(470.66mm)
0.13"
(3.30mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1941 1956
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 2019
Sep 1945–May 1946
9-Month
26.17"
(664.72mm)
22.45"
(570.23mm)
3.72"
(94.49mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1945 1956
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 2019
Aug 1945–May 1946
10-Month
28.68"
(728.47mm)
26.20"
(665.48mm)
2.48"
(62.99mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1944 1956
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 2019
Jul 1945–May 1946
11-Month
29.80"
(756.92mm)
30.18"
(766.57mm)
-0.38"
(-9.65mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1941 1956
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 2019
Jun 1945–May 1946
12-Month
35.14"
(892.56mm)
34.73"
(882.14mm)
0.41"
(10.42mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1941 1956
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1903
Dec 1944–May 1946
18-Month
51.62"
(1,311.15mm)
48.55"
(1,233.17mm)
3.07"
(77.98mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1943 1902
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1974
Jun 1944–May 1946
24-Month
72.55"
(1,842.77mm)
69.46"
(1,764.28mm)
3.09"
(78.49mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1942 1957
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 2011
Jun 1943–May 1946
36-Month
111.68"
(2,836.67mm)
104.12"
(2,644.65mm)
7.56"
(192.02mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1943 1958
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 2011
Jun 1942–May 1946
48-Month
147.82"
(3,754.63mm)
138.68"
(3,522.47mm)
9.14"
(232.16mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1944 1957
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 2011
Jun 1941–May 1946
60-Month
186.74"
(4,743.20mm)
173.32"
(4,402.33mm)
13.42"
(340.87mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1945 1958
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1933 2011

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Divisional Time Series, Precipitation, published September 2022, retrieved on September 28, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/