Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Iowa

Precipitation Rankings, November 1898

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
November 1898
1-Month
1.46"
(37.08mm)
1.75"
(44.45mm)
-0.29"
(-7.37mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1897 1976
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 1931
Oct–Nov 1898
2-Month
5.04"
(128.02mm)
4.04"
(102.62mm)
1.00"
(25.40mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1897 1910
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 1931
Ties: 1946
Sep–Nov 1898
3-Month
7.66"
(194.56mm)
7.71"
(195.83mm)
-0.05"
(-1.27mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1897 1953
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 1931
Ties: 1901
Aug–Nov 1898
4-Month
11.05"
(280.67mm)
11.55"
(293.37mm)
-0.50"
(-12.70mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1897 1976
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 2018
Ties: 2001
Jul–Nov 1898
5-Month
13.73"
(348.74mm)
15.41"
(391.41mm)
-1.68"
(-42.67mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1897 1976
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 1993
Jun–Nov 1898
6-Month
18.13"
(460.50mm)
20.04"
(509.02mm)
-1.91"
(-48.52mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1897 1976
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 1993
May–Nov 1898
7-Month
22.60"
(574.04mm)
24.09"
(611.89mm)
-1.49"
(-37.85mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1897 1976
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 1993
Apr–Nov 1898
8-Month
25.07"
(636.78mm)
27.03"
(686.56mm)
-1.96"
(-49.78mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1897 1910
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 1993
Mar–Nov 1898
9-Month
26.93"
(684.02mm)
28.99"
(736.35mm)
-2.06"
(-52.33mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1897 1910
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1896 1993
Feb–Nov 1898
10-Month
28.07"
(712.98mm)
30.00"
(762.00mm)
-1.93"
(-49.02mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1897 1910
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1896 1993
Jan–Nov 1898
11-Month
29.63"
(752.60mm)
30.98"
(786.89mm)
-1.35"
(-34.29mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1897 1910
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 1993
Dec 1897–Nov 1898
12-Month
31.25"
(793.75mm)
32.08"
(814.83mm)
-0.83"
(-21.08mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1897 1910
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1896 1993
Jun 1897–Nov 1898
18-Month
43.99"
(1,117.35mm)
52.18"
(1,325.37mm)
-8.19"
(-208.02mm)
11th Driest Driest to Date 1956
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 2019
Dec 1896–Nov 1898
24-Month
56.50"
(1,435.10mm)
64.24"
(1,631.70mm)
-7.74"
(-196.60mm)
14th Driest Driest to Date 1956
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 2019
Dec 1895–Nov 1898
36-Month
94.09"
(2,389.89mm)
96.35"
(2,447.29mm)
-2.26"
(-57.40mm)
45th Driest Driest to Date 1957
78th Wettest Wettest to Date 2010

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published December 2019, retrieved on December 14, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/