Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Iowa

Precipitation Rankings, October 1914

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
October 1914
1-Month
3.25"
(82.55mm)
2.29"
(58.17mm)
0.96"
(24.38mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1913 1952
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1911 2009
Sep–Oct 1914
2-Month
10.72"
(272.29mm)
5.96"
(151.38mm)
4.76"
(120.91mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1913 1952
6th Wettest Wettest to Date 1941
Aug–Oct 1914
3-Month
12.91"
(327.91mm)
9.80"
(248.92mm)
3.11"
(78.99mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1913 1953
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1902 2018
Ties: 1980
Jul–Oct 1914
4-Month
15.19"
(385.83mm)
13.66"
(346.96mm)
1.53"
(38.87mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1913 1953, 1976
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1907 1993
Jun–Oct 1914
5-Month
20.88"
(530.35mm)
18.29"
(464.57mm)
2.59"
(65.78mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1913 1976
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1907 1993
May–Oct 1914
6-Month
24.19"
(614.43mm)
22.33"
(567.18mm)
1.86"
(47.25mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1913 1976
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1908 1993
Ties: 1921
Apr–Oct 1914
7-Month
26.68"
(677.67mm)
25.28"
(642.11mm)
1.40"
(35.56mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1913 1988
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1909 1993
Mar–Oct 1914
8-Month
28.45"
(722.63mm)
27.23"
(691.64mm)
1.22"
(30.99mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1913 1988
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1909 1993
Feb–Oct 1914
9-Month
29.28"
(743.71mm)
28.25"
(717.55mm)
1.03"
(26.16mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1913 1988
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1909 1993
Jan–Oct 1914
10-Month
30.14"
(765.56mm)
29.23"
(742.44mm)
0.91"
(23.12mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1913 1988
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1909 1993
Ties: 1996
Dec 1913–Oct 1914
11-Month
31.11"
(790.19mm)
30.33"
(770.38mm)
0.78"
(19.81mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1913 1988
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1909 1993
Nov 1913–Oct 1914
12-Month
32.28"
(819.91mm)
32.07"
(814.58mm)
0.21"
(5.33mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1913 1956
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1909 1993
May 1913–Oct 1914
18-Month
52.92"
(1,344.17mm)
54.47"
(1,383.54mm)
-1.55"
(-39.37mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1913 1956
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1909 2019
Nov 1912–Oct 1914
24-Month
61.90"
(1,572.26mm)
64.23"
(1,631.44mm)
-2.33"
(-59.18mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1913 1956
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1909 1993
Nov 1911–Oct 1914
36-Month
92.58"
(2,351.53mm)
96.34"
(2,447.04mm)
-3.76"
(-95.51mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1913 1957
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1910 2010
Nov 1910–Oct 1914
48-Month
120.98"
(3,072.89mm)
128.36"
(3,260.34mm)
-7.38"
(-187.45mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1913 1958
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1911 2010
Nov 1909–Oct 1914
60-Month
148.00"
(3,759.20mm)
160.34"
(4,072.64mm)
-12.34"
(-313.44mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1901 1956
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1913 2010

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published July 2020, retrieved on July 14, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/