Climate at a Glance

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Iowa, Climate Division 9. Southeast

Precipitation Rankings, May 1948

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1948
1-Month
2.63"
(66.80mm)
4.04"
(102.62mm)
-1.41"
(-35.82mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1940 1992
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1996
Apr–May 1948
2-Month
4.81"
(122.17mm)
7.38"
(187.45mm)
-2.57"
(-65.28mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1942 1956
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2013
Mar–May 1948
3-Month
8.09"
(205.49mm)
9.74"
(247.40mm)
-1.65"
(-41.91mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1942 1956
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1973
Ties: 1969
Feb–May 1948
4-Month
9.87"
(250.70mm)
10.97"
(278.64mm)
-1.10"
(-27.94mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1942 1956
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1973
Jan–May 1948
5-Month
11.09"
(281.69mm)
12.29"
(312.17mm)
-1.20"
(-30.48mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1942 1956
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1973
Dec 1947–May 1948
6-Month
13.09"
(332.49mm)
13.78"
(350.01mm)
-0.69"
(-17.52mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1942 1956
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1973
Ties: 1985
Nov 1947–May 1948
7-Month
15.15"
(384.81mm)
15.90"
(403.86mm)
-0.75"
(-19.05mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1942 1956
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1973
Ties: 1899
Oct 1947–May 1948
8-Month
18.30"
(464.82mm)
18.53"
(470.66mm)
-0.23"
(-5.84mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1941 1956
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2019
Sep 1947–May 1948
9-Month
22.73"
(577.34mm)
22.45"
(570.23mm)
0.28"
(7.11mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1941 1956
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2019
Aug 1947–May 1948
10-Month
23.75"
(603.25mm)
26.20"
(665.48mm)
-2.45"
(-62.23mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1941 1956
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2019
Jul 1947–May 1948
11-Month
25.32"
(643.13mm)
30.18"
(766.57mm)
-4.86"
(-123.44mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1940 1956
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2019
Jun 1947–May 1948
12-Month
34.98"
(888.49mm)
34.73"
(882.14mm)
0.25"
(6.35mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1941 1956
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1903
Ties: 1910
Dec 1946–May 1948
18-Month
50.84"
(1,291.34mm)
48.55"
(1,233.17mm)
2.29"
(58.17mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1943 1902
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1974
Jun 1946–May 1948
24-Month
75.62"
(1,920.75mm)
69.46"
(1,764.28mm)
6.16"
(156.47mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1946 1957
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2011
Jun 1945–May 1948
36-Month
110.76"
(2,813.30mm)
104.12"
(2,644.65mm)
6.64"
(168.65mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1943 1958
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2011
Jun 1944–May 1948
48-Month
148.17"
(3,763.52mm)
138.68"
(3,522.47mm)
9.49"
(241.05mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1946 1957
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2011
Jun 1943–May 1948
60-Month
187.30"
(4,757.42mm)
173.32"
(4,402.33mm)
13.98"
(355.09mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1946 1958
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2011

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Divisional Time Series, published August 2022, retrieved on August 15, 2022 from https://www.ncei.noaa.gov/cag/