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Iowa, Climate Division 9. Southeast

Precipitation Rankings, March 1972

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1972
1-Month
2.01"
(51.05mm)
2.35"
(59.69mm)
-0.34"
(-8.64mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1971 1918
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1990
Feb–Mar 1972
2-Month
2.76"
(70.10mm)
3.58"
(90.93mm)
-0.82"
(-20.83mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1971 1958
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1998
Jan–Mar 1972
3-Month
3.48"
(88.39mm)
4.91"
(124.71mm)
-1.43"
(-36.32mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1970 1956
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1998
Dec 1971–Mar 1972
4-Month
7.68"
(195.07mm)
6.40"
(162.56mm)
1.28"
(32.51mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1971 1956
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1998
Nov 1971–Mar 1972
5-Month
10.42"
(264.67mm)
8.52"
(216.41mm)
1.90"
(48.26mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1971 1956
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1993
Oct 1971–Mar 1972
6-Month
13.28"
(337.31mm)
11.15"
(283.21mm)
2.13"
(54.10mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1971 1956
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1985
Sep 1971–Mar 1972
7-Month
17.08"
(433.83mm)
15.07"
(382.78mm)
2.01"
(51.05mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1970 1957
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1962
Aug 1971–Mar 1972
8-Month
18.41"
(467.61mm)
18.81"
(477.77mm)
-0.40"
(-10.16mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1970 1954
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 2019
Ties: 2017
Jul 1971–Mar 1972
9-Month
23.29"
(591.57mm)
22.79"
(578.87mm)
0.50"
(12.70mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1970 1954
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1993
Jun 1971–Mar 1972
10-Month
25.69"
(652.53mm)
27.34"
(694.44mm)
-1.65"
(-41.91mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1969 1902
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1903
May 1971–Mar 1972
11-Month
28.48"
(723.39mm)
31.40"
(797.56mm)
-2.92"
(-74.17mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1969 1902
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 2011
Apr 1971–Mar 1972
12-Month
29.88"
(758.95mm)
34.74"
(882.40mm)
-4.86"
(-123.45mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1967 1902
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 2011
Oct 1970–Mar 1972
18-Month
39.97"
(1,015.24mm)
45.91"
(1,166.11mm)
-5.94"
(-150.87mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1967 1957
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1971 2011
Apr 1970–Mar 1972
24-Month
74.13"
(1,882.90mm)
69.47"
(1,764.54mm)
4.66"
(118.36mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1970 1957
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1971 2011
Apr 1969–Mar 1972
36-Month
110.10"
(2,796.54mm)
104.12"
(2,644.65mm)
5.98"
(151.89mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1970 1956
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1971 2011
Apr 1968–Mar 1972
48-Month
142.02"
(3,607.31mm)
138.67"
(3,522.22mm)
3.35"
(85.09mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1970 1957
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 2011
Apr 1967–Mar 1972
60-Month
177.95"
(4,519.93mm)
173.27"
(4,401.06mm)
4.68"
(118.87mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1971 1958
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1963 2012

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Divisional Time Series, Precipitation, published September 2022, retrieved on September 26, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/