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Iowa, Climate Division 9. Southeast

Precipitation Rankings, March 1973

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1973
1-Month
4.63"
(117.60mm)
2.35"
(59.69mm)
2.28"
(57.91mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1972 1918
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1990
Ties: 1920
Feb–Mar 1973
2-Month
5.88"
(149.35mm)
3.58"
(90.93mm)
2.30"
(58.42mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1972 1958
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1998
Jan–Mar 1973
3-Month
8.39"
(213.11mm)
4.91"
(124.71mm)
3.48"
(88.40mm)
127th Driest Driest since: 1972 1956
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 1998
Dec 1972–Mar 1973
4-Month
9.99"
(253.75mm)
6.40"
(162.56mm)
3.59"
(91.19mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1972 1956
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1998
Nov 1972–Mar 1973
5-Month
12.68"
(322.07mm)
8.52"
(216.41mm)
4.16"
(105.66mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1972 1956
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 1993
Oct 1972–Mar 1973
6-Month
14.97"
(380.24mm)
11.15"
(283.21mm)
3.82"
(97.03mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1972 1956
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1985
Sep 1972–Mar 1973
7-Month
18.61"
(472.69mm)
15.07"
(382.78mm)
3.54"
(89.91mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1972 1957
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1962
Aug 1972–Mar 1973
8-Month
22.50"
(571.50mm)
18.81"
(477.77mm)
3.69"
(93.73mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1972 1954
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 2019
Jul 1972–Mar 1973
9-Month
26.49"
(672.85mm)
22.79"
(578.87mm)
3.70"
(93.98mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1972 1954
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1993
Jun 1972–Mar 1973
10-Month
30.97"
(786.64mm)
27.34"
(694.44mm)
3.63"
(92.20mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1972 1902
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1903
May 1972–Mar 1973
11-Month
34.89"
(886.21mm)
31.40"
(797.56mm)
3.49"
(88.65mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1972 1902
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 2011
Apr 1972–Mar 1973
12-Month
39.21"
(995.93mm)
34.74"
(882.40mm)
4.47"
(113.53mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1972 1902
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1971 2011
Oct 1971–Mar 1973
18-Month
52.49"
(1,333.25mm)
45.91"
(1,166.11mm)
6.58"
(167.14mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1972 1957
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 2011
Apr 1971–Mar 1973
24-Month
69.09"
(1,754.89mm)
69.47"
(1,764.54mm)
-0.38"
(-9.65mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1970 1957
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 2011
Apr 1970–Mar 1973
36-Month
113.34"
(2,878.84mm)
104.12"
(2,644.65mm)
9.22"
(234.19mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1972 1956
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1962 2011
Apr 1969–Mar 1973
48-Month
149.31"
(3,792.47mm)
138.67"
(3,522.22mm)
10.64"
(270.25mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1972 1957
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1963 2011
Apr 1968–Mar 1973
60-Month
181.23"
(4,603.24mm)
173.27"
(4,401.06mm)
7.96"
(202.18mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1972 1958
47th 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 28, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/