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Iowa, Climate Division 9. Southeast

Precipitation Rankings, December 1988

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1988
1-Month
1.10"
(27.94mm)
1.51"
(38.35mm)
-0.41"
(-10.41mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1981 1976
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2015
Nov–Dec 1988
2-Month
3.95"
(100.33mm)
3.62"
(91.95mm)
0.33"
(8.38mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1986 1976
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2015
Oct–Dec 1988
3-Month
4.89"
(124.21mm)
6.23"
(158.24mm)
-1.34"
(-34.03mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1976 1910
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1941
Sep–Dec 1988
4-Month
7.16"
(181.86mm)
10.15"
(257.81mm)
-2.99"
(-75.95mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1979 1950
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1961
Aug–Dec 1988
5-Month
11.65"
(295.91mm)
13.87"
(352.30mm)
-2.22"
(-56.39mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1979 1953
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1970
Jul–Dec 1988
6-Month
12.96"
(329.18mm)
17.85"
(453.39mm)
-4.89"
(-124.21mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1976 1953
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1902
Jun–Dec 1988
7-Month
14.31"
(363.47mm)
22.46"
(570.48mm)
-8.15"
(-207.01mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1953 1953
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1902
May–Dec 1988
8-Month
16.20"
(411.48mm)
26.50"
(673.10mm)
-10.30"
(-261.62mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1953 1953
125th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2010
Apr–Dec 1988
9-Month
17.36"
(440.94mm)
29.84"
(757.94mm)
-12.48"
(-317.00mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1953 1953
125th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2010
Mar–Dec 1988
10-Month
18.68"
(474.47mm)
32.19"
(817.63mm)
-13.51"
(-343.16mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1901 1901
126th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2010
Feb–Dec 1988
11-Month
19.35"
(491.49mm)
33.42"
(848.87mm)
-14.07"
(-357.38mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1901 1901
126th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2010
Jan–Dec 1988
12-Month
20.39"
(517.91mm)
34.75"
(882.65mm)
-14.36"
(-364.74mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1901 1901
126th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2010
Jul 1987–Dec 1988
18-Month
38.97"
(989.84mm)
52.63"
(1,336.80mm)
-13.66"
(-346.96mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1956 1956
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2010
Jan 1987–Dec 1988
24-Month
50.53"
(1,283.46mm)
69.50"
(1,765.30mm)
-18.97"
(-481.84mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1956 1989
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2010
Jan 1986–Dec 1988
36-Month
93.25"
(2,368.55mm)
104.23"
(2,647.44mm)
-10.98"
(-278.89mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1964 1989
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2010
Jan 1985–Dec 1988
48-Month
129.76"
(3,295.90mm)
138.86"
(3,527.04mm)
-9.10"
(-231.14mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1964 1956
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2010
Jan 1984–Dec 1988
60-Month
170.13"
(4,321.30mm)
173.41"
(4,404.61mm)
-3.28"
(-83.31mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1979 1956
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 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/