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Iowa, Climate Division 9. Southeast

Precipitation Rankings, December 1959

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1959
1-Month
2.28"
(57.91mm)
1.51"
(38.35mm)
0.77"
(19.56mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1958 1976
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1957 2015
Nov–Dec 1959
2-Month
3.22"
(81.79mm)
3.62"
(91.95mm)
-0.40"
(-10.16mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1958 1976
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 2015
Ties: 1924
Oct–Dec 1959
3-Month
8.17"
(207.52mm)
6.23"
(158.24mm)
1.94"
(49.28mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1958 1910
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 1941
Sep–Dec 1959
4-Month
14.73"
(374.14mm)
10.15"
(257.81mm)
4.58"
(116.33mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1958 1950
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1961
Ties: 1928
Aug–Dec 1959
5-Month
18.98"
(482.09mm)
13.87"
(352.30mm)
5.11"
(129.79mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1958 1953
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1970
Jul–Dec 1959
6-Month
23.22"
(589.79mm)
17.85"
(453.39mm)
5.37"
(136.40mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1958 1953
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1902
Jun–Dec 1959
7-Month
26.19"
(665.23mm)
22.46"
(570.48mm)
3.73"
(94.75mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1958 1953
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1902
May–Dec 1959
8-Month
32.15"
(816.61mm)
26.50"
(673.10mm)
5.65"
(143.51mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1958 1953
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 2010
Apr–Dec 1959
9-Month
36.04"
(915.42mm)
29.84"
(757.94mm)
6.20"
(157.48mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1958 1953
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1941 2010
Mar–Dec 1959
10-Month
39.45"
(1,002.03mm)
32.19"
(817.63mm)
7.26"
(184.40mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1958 1901
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1931 2010
Feb–Dec 1959
11-Month
40.95"
(1,040.13mm)
33.42"
(848.87mm)
7.53"
(191.26mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1958 1901
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2010
Jan–Dec 1959
12-Month
42.18"
(1,071.37mm)
34.75"
(882.65mm)
7.43"
(188.72mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1958 1901
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2010
Jul 1958–Dec 1959
18-Month
62.05"
(1,576.07mm)
52.63"
(1,336.80mm)
9.42"
(239.27mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1958 1956
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1932 2010
Jan 1958–Dec 1959
24-Month
74.12"
(1,882.65mm)
69.50"
(1,765.30mm)
4.62"
(117.35mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1958 1989
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2010
Ties: 1965
Jan 1957–Dec 1959
36-Month
109.16"
(2,772.66mm)
104.23"
(2,647.44mm)
4.93"
(125.22mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1958 1989
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2010
Jan 1956–Dec 1959
48-Month
129.86"
(3,298.44mm)
138.86"
(3,527.04mm)
-9.00"
(-228.60mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1958 1956
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2010
Jan 1955–Dec 1959
60-Month
157.93"
(4,011.42mm)
173.41"
(4,404.61mm)
-15.48"
(-393.19mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1958 1956
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2011

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Divisional Time Series, Precipitation, published September 2022, retrieved on October 2, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/