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Iowa, Climate Division 9. Southeast

Precipitation Rankings, May 1956

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1956
1-Month
1.54"
(39.12mm)
4.04"
(102.62mm)
-2.50"
(-63.50mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1934 1992
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1996
Apr–May 1956
2-Month
3.04"
(77.22mm)
7.38"
(187.45mm)
-4.34"
(-110.23mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1956
128th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2013
Mar–May 1956
3-Month
3.57"
(90.68mm)
9.74"
(247.40mm)
-6.17"
(-156.72mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1956
128th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1973
Feb–May 1956
4-Month
4.67"
(118.62mm)
10.97"
(278.64mm)
-6.30"
(-160.02mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1956
128th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1973
Jan–May 1956
5-Month
4.97"
(126.24mm)
12.29"
(312.17mm)
-7.32"
(-185.93mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1956
128th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1973
Dec 1955–May 1956
6-Month
5.26"
(133.60mm)
13.78"
(350.01mm)
-8.52"
(-216.41mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1956
127th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1973
Nov 1955–May 1956
7-Month
5.54"
(140.72mm)
15.90"
(403.86mm)
-10.36"
(-263.14mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1956
127th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1973
Oct 1955–May 1956
8-Month
7.79"
(197.87mm)
18.53"
(470.66mm)
-10.74"
(-272.79mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1956
127th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2019
Sep 1955–May 1956
9-Month
11.48"
(291.59mm)
22.45"
(570.23mm)
-10.97"
(-278.64mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1956
127th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2019
Aug 1955–May 1956
10-Month
13.87"
(352.30mm)
26.20"
(665.48mm)
-12.33"
(-313.18mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1956
127th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2019
Jul 1955–May 1956
11-Month
16.17"
(410.72mm)
30.18"
(766.57mm)
-14.01"
(-355.85mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1956
127th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2019
Jun 1955–May 1956
12-Month
19.52"
(495.81mm)
34.73"
(882.14mm)
-15.21"
(-386.33mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1956
127th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1903
Dec 1954–May 1956
18-Month
34.35"
(872.49mm)
48.55"
(1,233.17mm)
-14.20"
(-360.68mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1902 1902
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1974
Jun 1954–May 1956
24-Month
54.98"
(1,396.49mm)
69.46"
(1,764.28mm)
-14.48"
(-367.79mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1914 1957
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2011
Jun 1953–May 1956
36-Month
77.95"
(1,979.93mm)
104.12"
(2,644.65mm)
-26.17"
(-664.72mm)
2nd Driest Driest to Date 1958
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2011
Jun 1952–May 1956
48-Month
110.46"
(2,805.68mm)
138.68"
(3,522.47mm)
-28.22"
(-716.79mm)
2nd Driest Driest to Date 1957
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2011
Jun 1951–May 1956
60-Month
147.86"
(3,755.64mm)
173.32"
(4,402.33mm)
-25.46"
(-646.69mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1915 1958
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2011

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Divisional Time Series, published August 2022, retrieved on August 9, 2022 from https://www.ncei.noaa.gov/cag/