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Iowa, Climate Division 9. Southeast

Precipitation Rankings, December 1983

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1983
1-Month
1.98"
(50.29mm)
1.51"
(38.35mm)
0.47"
(11.94mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1981 1976
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 2015
Ties: 1925, 1970, 1997
Nov–Dec 1983
2-Month
8.14"
(206.76mm)
3.62"
(91.95mm)
4.52"
(114.81mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 1982 1976
3rd Wettest Wettest to Date 2015
Oct–Dec 1983
3-Month
11.29"
(286.77mm)
6.23"
(158.24mm)
5.06"
(128.53mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1982 1910
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1941
Sep–Dec 1983
4-Month
16.41"
(416.81mm)
10.15"
(257.81mm)
6.26"
(159.00mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1982 1950
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1961
Aug–Dec 1983
5-Month
19.01"
(482.85mm)
13.87"
(352.30mm)
5.14"
(130.55mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1982 1953
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1970
Ties: 1980
Jul–Dec 1983
6-Month
20.13"
(511.30mm)
17.85"
(453.39mm)
2.28"
(57.91mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1979 1953
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 1902
Jun–Dec 1983
7-Month
22.62"
(574.55mm)
22.46"
(570.48mm)
0.16"
(4.07mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1979 1953
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1982 1902
May–Dec 1983
8-Month
26.01"
(660.65mm)
26.50"
(673.10mm)
-0.49"
(-12.45mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1979 1953
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1982 2010
Apr–Dec 1983
9-Month
30.17"
(766.32mm)
29.84"
(757.94mm)
0.33"
(8.38mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1979 1953
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 2010
Mar–Dec 1983
10-Month
32.53"
(826.26mm)
32.19"
(817.63mm)
0.34"
(8.63mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1979 1901
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 2010
Feb–Dec 1983
11-Month
33.85"
(859.79mm)
33.42"
(848.87mm)
0.43"
(10.92mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1979 1901
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 2010
Jan–Dec 1983
12-Month
34.28"
(870.71mm)
34.75"
(882.65mm)
-0.47"
(-11.94mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1979 1901
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1982 2010
Ties: 1954
Jul 1982–Dec 1983
18-Month
62.08"
(1,576.83mm)
52.63"
(1,336.80mm)
9.45"
(240.03mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1981 1956
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 2010
Jan 1982–Dec 1983
24-Month
80.86"
(2,053.84mm)
69.50"
(1,765.30mm)
11.36"
(288.54mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1981 1989
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 2010
Jan 1981–Dec 1983
36-Month
119.69"
(3,040.13mm)
104.23"
(2,647.44mm)
15.46"
(392.69mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1981 1989
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 2010
Jan 1980–Dec 1983
48-Month
157.04"
(3,988.82mm)
138.86"
(3,527.04mm)
18.18"
(461.78mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1982 1956
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2010
Jan 1979–Dec 1983
60-Month
189.51"
(4,813.55mm)
173.41"
(4,404.61mm)
16.10"
(408.94mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1981 1956
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 2011

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Divisional Time Series, Precipitation, published September 2022, retrieved on September 27, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/