Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Iowa

Precipitation Rankings, October 1923

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
October 1923
1-Month
1.22"
(30.99mm)
2.29"
(58.17mm)
-1.07"
(-27.18mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1910 1952
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1922 2009
Sep–Oct 1923
2-Month
7.17"
(182.12mm)
5.96"
(151.38mm)
1.21"
(30.74mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1922 1952
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1921 1941
Aug–Oct 1923
3-Month
12.69"
(322.33mm)
9.80"
(248.92mm)
2.89"
(73.41mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1922 1953
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1921 2018
Jul–Oct 1923
4-Month
14.46"
(367.28mm)
13.66"
(346.96mm)
0.80"
(20.32mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1922 1953, 1976
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1921 1993
Jun–Oct 1923
5-Month
19.34"
(491.24mm)
18.29"
(464.57mm)
1.05"
(26.67mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1922 1976
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1921 1993
May–Oct 1923
6-Month
22.12"
(561.85mm)
22.33"
(567.18mm)
-0.21"
(-5.33mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1922 1976
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1921 1993
Apr–Oct 1923
7-Month
24.20"
(614.68mm)
25.28"
(642.11mm)
-1.08"
(-27.43mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1922 1988
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1921 1993
Mar–Oct 1923
8-Month
27.05"
(687.07mm)
27.23"
(691.64mm)
-0.18"
(-4.57mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1922 1988
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1921 1993
Feb–Oct 1923
9-Month
27.46"
(697.48mm)
28.25"
(717.55mm)
-0.79"
(-20.07mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1922 1988
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1921 1993
Jan–Oct 1923
10-Month
28.27"
(718.06mm)
29.23"
(742.44mm)
-0.96"
(-24.38mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1922 1988
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1921 1993
Dec 1922–Oct 1923
11-Month
28.62"
(726.95mm)
30.33"
(770.38mm)
-1.71"
(-43.43mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1922 1988
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1921 1993
Nov 1922–Oct 1923
12-Month
32.23"
(818.64mm)
32.07"
(814.58mm)
0.16"
(4.06mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1922 1956
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1921 1993
May 1922–Oct 1923
18-Month
50.51"
(1,282.95mm)
54.47"
(1,383.54mm)
-3.96"
(-100.59mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1918 1956
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1922 2019
Nov 1921–Oct 1923
24-Month
59.46"
(1,510.28mm)
64.23"
(1,631.44mm)
-4.77"
(-121.16mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1918 1956
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1922 1993
Ties: 1918
Nov 1920–Oct 1923
36-Month
93.24"
(2,368.30mm)
96.34"
(2,447.04mm)
-3.10"
(-78.74mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1922 1957
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1921 2010
Nov 1919–Oct 1923
48-Month
124.88"
(3,171.95mm)
128.36"
(3,260.34mm)
-3.48"
(-88.39mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1919 1958
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1922 2010
Nov 1918–Oct 1923
60-Month
160.56"
(4,078.22mm)
160.34"
(4,072.64mm)
0.22"
(5.58mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1922 1956
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1921 2010
Ties: 1921

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 27, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/