Climate at a Glance

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Iowa, Climate Division 9. Southeast

Precipitation Rankings, May 1953

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1953
1-Month
1.99"
(50.55mm)
4.04"
(102.62mm)
-2.05"
(-52.07mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1934 1992
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1996
Ties: 1964
Apr–May 1953
2-Month
4.25"
(107.95mm)
7.38"
(187.45mm)
-3.13"
(-79.50mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1949 1956
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2013
Mar–May 1953
3-Month
8.41"
(213.61mm)
9.74"
(247.40mm)
-1.33"
(-33.79mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1950 1956
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1973
Feb–May 1953
4-Month
10.86"
(275.84mm)
10.97"
(278.64mm)
-0.11"
(-2.80mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1950 1956
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1973
Jan–May 1953
5-Month
11.80"
(299.72mm)
12.29"
(312.17mm)
-0.49"
(-12.45mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1949 1956
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1973
Ties: 1906
Dec 1952–May 1953
6-Month
13.81"
(350.77mm)
13.78"
(350.01mm)
0.03"
(0.76mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1952 1956
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1973
Nov 1952–May 1953
7-Month
17.30"
(439.42mm)
15.90"
(403.86mm)
1.40"
(35.56mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1952 1956
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1973
Oct 1952–May 1953
8-Month
17.40"
(441.96mm)
18.53"
(470.66mm)
-1.13"
(-28.70mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1941 1956
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2019
Ties: 1915, 1921
Sep 1952–May 1953
9-Month
18.52"
(470.41mm)
22.45"
(570.23mm)
-3.93"
(-99.82mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1941 1956
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2019
Aug 1952–May 1953
10-Month
23.88"
(606.55mm)
26.20"
(665.48mm)
-2.32"
(-58.93mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1951 1956
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2019
Jul 1952–May 1953
11-Month
26.41"
(670.81mm)
30.18"
(766.57mm)
-3.77"
(-95.76mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1951 1956
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2019
Jun 1952–May 1953
12-Month
32.51"
(825.75mm)
34.73"
(882.14mm)
-2.22"
(-56.39mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1951 1956
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1903
Dec 1951–May 1953
18-Month
45.64"
(1,159.26mm)
48.55"
(1,233.17mm)
-2.91"
(-73.91mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1949 1902
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1974
Jun 1951–May 1953
24-Month
69.91"
(1,775.71mm)
69.46"
(1,764.28mm)
0.45"
(11.43mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1952 1957
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2011
Jun 1950–May 1953
36-Month
102.25"
(2,597.15mm)
104.12"
(2,644.65mm)
-1.87"
(-47.50mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1951 1958
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2011
Jun 1949–May 1953
48-Month
136.21"
(3,459.73mm)
138.68"
(3,522.47mm)
-2.47"
(-62.74mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1952 1957
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2011
Jun 1948–May 1953
60-Month
168.42"
(4,277.87mm)
173.32"
(4,402.33mm)
-4.90"
(-124.46mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1943 1958
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2011

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Divisional Time Series, published June 2022, retrieved on July 6, 2022 from https://www.ncei.noaa.gov/cag/