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Iowa, Climate Division 9. Southeast

Precipitation Rankings, December 1948

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1948
1-Month
2.26"
(57.40mm)
1.51"
(38.35mm)
0.75"
(19.05mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1947 1976
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1945 2015
Nov–Dec 1948
2-Month
4.77"
(121.16mm)
3.62"
(91.95mm)
1.15"
(29.21mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1947 1976
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1944 2015
Oct–Dec 1948
3-Month
6.40"
(162.56mm)
6.23"
(158.24mm)
0.17"
(4.32mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1946 1910
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1941
Ties: 1929
Sep–Dec 1948
4-Month
9.73"
(247.14mm)
10.15"
(257.81mm)
-0.42"
(-10.67mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1946 1950
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1961
Aug–Dec 1948
5-Month
11.16"
(283.46mm)
13.87"
(352.30mm)
-2.71"
(-68.84mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1943 1953
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1970
Ties: 1913
Jul–Dec 1948
6-Month
17.77"
(451.36mm)
17.85"
(453.39mm)
-0.08"
(-2.03mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1947 1953
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1902
Ties: 2003
Jun–Dec 1948
7-Month
20.49"
(520.45mm)
22.46"
(570.48mm)
-1.97"
(-50.03mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1940 1953
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1902
May–Dec 1948
8-Month
23.12"
(587.25mm)
26.50"
(673.10mm)
-3.38"
(-85.85mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1940 1953
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2010
Apr–Dec 1948
9-Month
25.30"
(642.62mm)
29.84"
(757.94mm)
-4.54"
(-115.32mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1940 1953
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2010
Mar–Dec 1948
10-Month
28.58"
(725.93mm)
32.19"
(817.63mm)
-3.61"
(-91.70mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1940 1901
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2010
Feb–Dec 1948
11-Month
30.36"
(771.14mm)
33.42"
(848.87mm)
-3.06"
(-77.73mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1940 1901
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2010
Jan–Dec 1948
12-Month
31.58"
(802.13mm)
34.75"
(882.65mm)
-3.17"
(-80.52mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1942 1901
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2010
Jul 1947–Dec 1948
18-Month
45.81"
(1,163.57mm)
52.63"
(1,336.80mm)
-6.82"
(-173.23mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1940 1956
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2010
Jan 1947–Dec 1948
24-Month
69.93"
(1,776.22mm)
69.50"
(1,765.30mm)
0.43"
(10.92mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1943 1989
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2010
Jan 1946–Dec 1948
36-Month
110.09"
(2,796.29mm)
104.23"
(2,647.44mm)
5.86"
(148.85mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1944 1989
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2010
Jan 1945–Dec 1948
48-Month
145.84"
(3,704.34mm)
138.86"
(3,527.04mm)
6.98"
(177.30mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1945 1956
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2010
Jan 1944–Dec 1948
60-Month
186.34"
(4,733.04mm)
173.41"
(4,404.61mm)
12.93"
(328.43mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1946 1956
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2011

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Divisional Time Series, Precipitation, published September 2022, retrieved on October 3, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/