Climate at a Glance

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Iowa

Precipitation Rankings, February 1955

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
February 1955
1-Month
1.30"
(33.02mm)
1.02"
(25.91mm)
0.28"
(7.11mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1952 1970
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1915
Jan–Feb 1955
2-Month
2.20"
(55.88mm)
1.99"
(50.55mm)
0.21"
(5.33mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1954 1970
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 1915
Ties: 1999
Dec 1954–Feb 1955
3-Month
2.92"
(74.17mm)
3.09"
(78.49mm)
-0.17"
(-4.32mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1947 1964
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2016
Nov 1954–Feb 1955
4-Month
3.16"
(80.26mm)
4.84"
(122.94mm)
-1.68"
(-42.68mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1940 1977
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1932
Oct 1954–Feb 1955
5-Month
7.32"
(185.93mm)
7.15"
(181.61mm)
0.17"
(4.32mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1954 1977
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1932
Sep 1954–Feb 1955
6-Month
9.51"
(241.55mm)
10.85"
(275.59mm)
-1.34"
(-34.04mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1954 1977
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1932
Aug 1954–Feb 1955
7-Month
16.59"
(421.39mm)
14.71"
(373.63mm)
1.88"
(47.76mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1954 1977
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 2019
Jul 1954–Feb 1955
8-Month
18.39"
(467.11mm)
18.59"
(472.19mm)
-0.20"
(-5.08mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1954 1977
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2019
Jun 1954–Feb 1955
9-Month
24.79"
(629.67mm)
23.19"
(589.03mm)
1.60"
(40.64mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1954 1977
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2019
May 1954–Feb 1955
10-Month
28.59"
(726.19mm)
27.24"
(691.90mm)
1.35"
(34.29mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1954 1977
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2019
Apr 1954–Feb 1955
11-Month
32.96"
(837.18mm)
30.19"
(766.83mm)
2.77"
(70.35mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1954 1977
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1994
Mar 1954–Feb 1955
12-Month
34.71"
(881.63mm)
32.15"
(816.61mm)
2.56"
(65.02mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1954 1989
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1994
Sep 1953–Feb 1955
18-Month
40.45"
(1,027.43mm)
43.01"
(1,092.45mm)
-2.56"
(-65.02mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1954 1957
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1994
Mar 1953–Feb 1955
24-Month
59.77"
(1,518.16mm)
64.28"
(1,632.71mm)
-4.51"
(-114.55mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1954 1957
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 2020
Mar 1952–Feb 1955
36-Month
89.72"
(2,278.89mm)
96.29"
(2,445.77mm)
-6.57"
(-166.88mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1951 1958
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2011
Mar 1951–Feb 1955
48-Month
130.62"
(3,317.75mm)
128.28"
(3,258.31mm)
2.34"
(59.44mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1954 1959
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2011
Mar 1950–Feb 1955
60-Month
159.64"
(4,054.86mm)
160.31"
(4,071.87mm)
-0.67"
(-17.01mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1954 1957
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2011

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, Precipitation, published September 2022, retrieved on October 2, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/