Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Iowa

Precipitation Rankings, February 1897

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
February 1897
1-Month
0.88"
(22.35mm)
1.02"
(25.91mm)
-0.14"
(-3.56mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1896 1970
73rd Wettest Wettest to Date 1915
Ties: 2016
Jan–Feb 1897
2-Month
2.73"
(69.34mm)
1.99"
(50.55mm)
0.74"
(18.79mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1896 1970
19th Wettest Wettest to Date 1915
Dec 1896–Feb 1897
3-Month
3.37"
(85.60mm)
3.09"
(78.49mm)
0.28"
(7.11mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1896 1964
51st Wettest Wettest to Date 2016
Nov 1896–Feb 1897
4-Month
5.38"
(136.65mm)
4.84"
(122.94mm)
0.54"
(13.71mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1896 1977
46th Wettest Wettest to Date 1932
Oct 1896–Feb 1897
5-Month
8.59"
(218.19mm)
7.15"
(181.61mm)
1.44"
(36.58mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1896 1977
35th Wettest Wettest to Date 1932
Sep 1896–Feb 1897
6-Month
12.56"
(319.02mm)
10.85"
(275.59mm)
1.71"
(43.43mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1896 1977
37th Wettest Wettest to Date 1932
Aug 1896–Feb 1897
7-Month
15.97"
(405.64mm)
14.71"
(373.63mm)
1.26"
(32.01mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1896 1977
46th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Jul 1896–Feb 1897
8-Month
22.56"
(573.02mm)
18.59"
(472.19mm)
3.97"
(100.83mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1896 1977
23rd Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Jun 1896–Feb 1897
9-Month
25.83"
(656.08mm)
23.19"
(589.03mm)
2.64"
(67.05mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1896 1977
35th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
May 1896–Feb 1897
10-Month
32.30"
(820.42mm)
27.24"
(691.90mm)
5.06"
(128.52mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1896 1977
21st Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Apr 1896–Feb 1897
11-Month
37.34"
(948.44mm)
30.19"
(766.83mm)
7.15"
(181.61mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1896 1977
13th Wettest Wettest to Date 1994
Mar 1896–Feb 1897
12-Month
38.43"
(976.12mm)
32.15"
(816.61mm)
6.28"
(159.51mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1896 1989
21st Wettest Wettest to Date 1994
Ties: 1991
Sep 1895–Feb 1897
18-Month
46.04"
(1,169.42mm)
43.01"
(1,092.45mm)
3.03"
(76.97mm)
84th Driest Driest to Date 1957
43rd Wettest Wettest to Date 1994
Mar 1895–Feb 1897
24-Month
64.46"
(1,637.28mm)
64.28"
(1,632.71mm)
0.18"
(4.57mm)
61st Driest Driest to Date 1957
66th Wettest Wettest to Date 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published June 2022, retrieved on July 5, 2022 from https://www.ncei.noaa.gov/cag/