Automated Data Plotter

This application dynamically generates many types of graphs. These graphs are derived from processing of various data sources done by the IEM. Please feel free to use these generated graphics in whatever way you wish.

First, select a chart type::

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Second, select specific chart options::

Select Variable
Select Year:
Month Limiter
Image Resolution (DPI)
Select Output Format

Plot Description:

This map presents IEM computed precipitation ranks for a month and year of your choice. The map unit is climate districts for which the IEM generates spatially weighted daily averages for. For seasonal totals, the year presented is the calendar year of the last month in the three month period.

Based on a sampling of recent timings for this application, plot generation time has averaged 8 seconds. Hold on for the plot is generating now!

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