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Iowa, Climate Division 9. Southeast

Precipitation Rankings, December 1953

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1953
1-Month
1.92"
(48.77mm)
1.51"
(38.35mm)
0.41"
(10.42mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1951 1976
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2015
Nov–Dec 1953
2-Month
2.41"
(61.21mm)
3.62"
(91.95mm)
-1.21"
(-30.74mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1950 1976
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2015
Ties: 2016
Oct–Dec 1953
3-Month
3.06"
(77.72mm)
6.23"
(158.24mm)
-3.17"
(-80.52mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1950 1910
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1941
Sep–Dec 1953
4-Month
4.17"
(105.92mm)
10.15"
(257.81mm)
-5.98"
(-151.89mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1950 1950
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1961
Aug–Dec 1953
5-Month
5.02"
(127.51mm)
13.87"
(352.30mm)
-8.85"
(-224.79mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1953
127th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1970
Jul–Dec 1953
6-Month
6.73"
(170.94mm)
17.85"
(453.39mm)
-11.12"
(-282.45mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1953
127th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1902
Jun–Dec 1953
7-Month
10.63"
(270.00mm)
22.46"
(570.48mm)
-11.83"
(-300.48mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1953
127th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1902
May–Dec 1953
8-Month
12.62"
(320.55mm)
26.50"
(673.10mm)
-13.88"
(-352.55mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1953
127th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2010
Apr–Dec 1953
9-Month
14.88"
(377.95mm)
29.84"
(757.94mm)
-14.96"
(-379.99mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1953
127th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2010
Mar–Dec 1953
10-Month
19.04"
(483.62mm)
32.19"
(817.63mm)
-13.15"
(-334.01mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1901 1901
125th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2010
Feb–Dec 1953
11-Month
21.49"
(545.85mm)
33.42"
(848.87mm)
-11.93"
(-303.02mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1910 1901
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2010
Jan–Dec 1953
12-Month
22.43"
(569.72mm)
34.75"
(882.65mm)
-12.32"
(-312.93mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1901 1901
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2010
Jul 1952–Dec 1953
18-Month
37.04"
(940.82mm)
52.63"
(1,336.80mm)
-15.59"
(-395.98mm)
2nd Driest Driest to Date 1956
125th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2010
Jan 1952–Dec 1953
24-Month
55.19"
(1,401.83mm)
69.50"
(1,765.30mm)
-14.31"
(-363.47mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1937 1989
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2010
Jan 1951–Dec 1953
36-Month
97.79"
(2,483.87mm)
104.23"
(2,647.44mm)
-6.44"
(-163.57mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1950 1989
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2010
Jan 1950–Dec 1953
48-Month
125.83"
(3,196.08mm)
138.86"
(3,527.04mm)
-13.03"
(-330.96mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1940 1956
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2010
Jan 1949–Dec 1953
60-Month
158.56"
(4,027.42mm)
173.41"
(4,404.61mm)
-14.85"
(-377.19mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1940 1956
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2011

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Divisional Time Series, published August 2022, retrieved on August 8, 2022 from https://www.ncei.noaa.gov/cag/