Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Iowa

Precipitation Rankings, October 1913

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
October 1913
1-Month
3.01"
(76.45mm)
2.29"
(58.17mm)
0.72"
(18.28mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1910 1952
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1912 2009
Ties: 1961
Sep–Oct 1913
2-Month
6.38"
(162.05mm)
5.96"
(151.38mm)
0.42"
(10.67mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1910 1952
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1912 1941
Aug–Oct 1913
3-Month
9.14"
(232.16mm)
9.80"
(248.92mm)
-0.66"
(-16.76mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1910 1953
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1912 2018
Jul–Oct 1913
4-Month
11.00"
(279.40mm)
13.66"
(346.96mm)
-2.66"
(-67.56mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1910 1953, 1976
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1912 1993
Jun–Oct 1913
5-Month
14.31"
(363.47mm)
18.29"
(464.57mm)
-3.98"
(-101.10mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1910 1976
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1912 1993
May–Oct 1913
6-Month
20.64"
(524.26mm)
22.33"
(567.18mm)
-1.69"
(-42.92mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1912 1976
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1909 1993
Ties: 1899
Apr–Oct 1913
7-Month
23.81"
(604.77mm)
25.28"
(642.11mm)
-1.47"
(-37.34mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1912 1988
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1909 1993
Mar–Oct 1913
8-Month
26.31"
(668.27mm)
27.23"
(691.64mm)
-0.92"
(-23.37mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1912 1988
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1909 1993
Feb–Oct 1913
9-Month
27.13"
(689.10mm)
28.25"
(717.55mm)
-1.12"
(-28.45mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1912 1988
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1909 1993
Jan–Oct 1913
10-Month
27.94"
(709.68mm)
29.23"
(742.44mm)
-1.29"
(-32.76mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1912 1988
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1909 1993
Dec 1912–Oct 1913
11-Month
28.65"
(727.71mm)
30.33"
(770.38mm)
-1.68"
(-42.67mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1911 1988
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1912 1993
Nov 1912–Oct 1913
12-Month
29.62"
(752.35mm)
32.07"
(814.58mm)
-2.45"
(-62.23mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1911 1956
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1912 1993
May 1912–Oct 1913
18-Month
50.12"
(1,273.05mm)
54.47"
(1,383.54mm)
-4.35"
(-110.49mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1911 1956
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1912 2019
Nov 1911–Oct 1913
24-Month
60.30"
(1,531.62mm)
64.23"
(1,631.44mm)
-3.93"
(-99.82mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1912 1956
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1910 1993
Nov 1910–Oct 1913
36-Month
88.70"
(2,252.98mm)
96.34"
(2,447.04mm)
-7.64"
(-194.06mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1912 1957
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1911 2010
Nov 1909–Oct 1913
48-Month
115.72"
(2,939.29mm)
128.36"
(3,260.34mm)
-12.64"
(-321.05mm)
8th Driest Driest to Date 1958
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1912 2010
Nov 1908–Oct 1913
60-Month
149.99"
(3,809.75mm)
160.34"
(4,072.64mm)
-10.35"
(-262.89mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1901 1956
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1912 2010

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 26, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/