Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Iowa

Precipitation Rankings, October 1911

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
October 1911
1-Month
3.42"
(86.87mm)
2.29"
(58.17mm)
1.13"
(28.70mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1910 1952
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1900 2009
Sep–Oct 1911
2-Month
8.42"
(213.87mm)
5.96"
(151.38mm)
2.46"
(62.49mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1910 1952
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1900 1941
Aug–Oct 1911
3-Month
11.90"
(302.26mm)
9.80"
(248.92mm)
2.10"
(53.34mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1910 1953
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1903 2018
Ties: 1998
Jul–Oct 1911
4-Month
14.30"
(363.22mm)
13.66"
(346.96mm)
0.64"
(16.26mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1910 1953, 1976
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1907 1993
Jun–Oct 1911
5-Month
16.21"
(411.73mm)
18.29"
(464.57mm)
-2.08"
(-52.84mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1910 1976
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1909 1993
May–Oct 1911
6-Month
20.13"
(511.30mm)
22.33"
(567.18mm)
-2.20"
(-55.88mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1910 1976
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1909 1993
Apr–Oct 1911
7-Month
23.19"
(589.03mm)
25.28"
(642.11mm)
-2.09"
(-53.08mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1910 1988
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1909 1993
Mar–Oct 1911
8-Month
24.06"
(611.12mm)
27.23"
(691.64mm)
-3.17"
(-80.52mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1910 1988
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1909 1993
Feb–Oct 1911
9-Month
26.82"
(681.23mm)
28.25"
(717.55mm)
-1.43"
(-36.32mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1910 1988
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1909 1993
Jan–Oct 1911
10-Month
27.69"
(703.33mm)
29.23"
(742.44mm)
-1.54"
(-39.11mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1910 1988
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1909 1993
Dec 1910–Oct 1911
11-Month
28.06"
(712.72mm)
30.33"
(770.38mm)
-2.27"
(-57.66mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1910 1988
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1909 1993
Ties: 1997
Nov 1910–Oct 1911
12-Month
28.40"
(721.36mm)
32.07"
(814.58mm)
-3.67"
(-93.22mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1910 1956
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1909 1993
May 1910–Oct 1911
18-Month
44.19"
(1,122.43mm)
54.47"
(1,383.54mm)
-10.28"
(-261.11mm)
5th Driest Driest to Date 1956
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1910 2019
Nov 1909–Oct 1911
24-Month
55.42"
(1,407.67mm)
64.23"
(1,631.44mm)
-8.81"
(-223.77mm)
10th Driest Driest to Date 1956
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1910 1993
Nov 1908–Oct 1911
36-Month
89.69"
(2,278.13mm)
96.34"
(2,447.04mm)
-6.65"
(-168.91mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1901 1957
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1910 2010
Nov 1907–Oct 1911
48-Month
124.30"
(3,157.22mm)
128.36"
(3,260.34mm)
-4.06"
(-103.12mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1901 1958
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1910 2010
Nov 1906–Oct 1911
60-Month
157.42"
(3,998.47mm)
160.34"
(4,072.64mm)
-2.92"
(-74.17mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1901 1956
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1910 2010

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published December 2019, retrieved on December 10, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/