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Iowa, Climate Division 9. Southeast

Precipitation Rankings, May 1971

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1971
1-Month
2.79"
(70.87mm)
4.04"
(102.62mm)
-1.25"
(-31.75mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1968 1992
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1996
Apr–May 1971
2-Month
4.19"
(106.43mm)
7.38"
(187.45mm)
-3.19"
(-81.02mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1961 1956
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2013
Mar–May 1971
3-Month
4.95"
(125.73mm)
9.74"
(247.40mm)
-4.79"
(-121.67mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1956 1956
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1973
Feb–May 1971
4-Month
6.37"
(161.80mm)
10.97"
(278.64mm)
-4.60"
(-116.84mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1958 1956
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1973
Jan–May 1971
5-Month
7.78"
(197.61mm)
12.29"
(312.17mm)
-4.51"
(-114.56mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1958 1956
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1973
Dec 1970–May 1971
6-Month
9.76"
(247.90mm)
13.78"
(350.01mm)
-4.02"
(-102.11mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1958 1956
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1973
Ties: 1924
Nov 1970–May 1971
7-Month
11.07"
(281.18mm)
15.90"
(403.86mm)
-4.83"
(-122.68mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1956 1956
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1973
Ties: 2003
Oct 1970–May 1971
8-Month
14.28"
(362.71mm)
18.53"
(470.66mm)
-4.25"
(-107.95mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1956 1956
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2019
Sep 1970–May 1971
9-Month
24.00"
(609.60mm)
22.45"
(570.23mm)
1.55"
(39.37mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1970 1956
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1966 2019
Aug 1970–May 1971
10-Month
33.16"
(842.26mm)
26.20"
(665.48mm)
6.96"
(176.78mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1970 1956
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 2019
Jul 1970–May 1971
11-Month
36.24"
(920.50mm)
30.18"
(766.57mm)
6.06"
(153.93mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1970 1956
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1966 2019
Ties: 1994
Jun 1970–May 1971
12-Month
40.41"
(1,026.41mm)
34.73"
(882.14mm)
5.68"
(144.27mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1970 1956
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1966 1903
Dec 1969–May 1971
18-Month
52.57"
(1,335.28mm)
48.55"
(1,233.17mm)
4.02"
(102.11mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1970 1902
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1966 1974
Jun 1969–May 1971
24-Month
77.51"
(1,968.75mm)
69.46"
(1,764.28mm)
8.05"
(204.47mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1970 1957
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2011
Jun 1968–May 1971
36-Month
109.97"
(2,793.24mm)
104.12"
(2,644.65mm)
5.85"
(148.59mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1970 1958
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 2011
Jun 1967–May 1971
48-Month
143.24"
(3,638.30mm)
138.68"
(3,522.47mm)
4.56"
(115.83mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1970 1957
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1963 2011
Jun 1966–May 1971
60-Month
173.27"
(4,401.06mm)
173.32"
(4,402.33mm)
-0.05"
(-1.27mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1969 1958
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2011

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Divisional Time Series, Precipitation, published September 2022, retrieved on September 29, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/