Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Iowa

Precipitation Rankings, August 1936

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1936
1-Month
3.49"
(88.65mm)
3.84"
(97.54mm)
-0.35"
(-8.89mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1935 1984
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1932 2007
Jul–Aug 1936
2-Month
4.05"
(102.87mm)
7.70"
(195.58mm)
-3.65"
(-92.71mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1930 1947
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1935 1993
Ties: 2012
Jun–Aug 1936
3-Month
6.91"
(175.51mm)
12.33"
(313.18mm)
-5.42"
(-137.67mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1927 1927
125th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 1993
May–Aug 1936
4-Month
9.69"
(246.13mm)
16.38"
(416.05mm)
-6.69"
(-169.92mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1936
127th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 1993
Apr–Aug 1936
5-Month
10.77"
(273.56mm)
19.32"
(490.73mm)
-8.55"
(-217.17mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1936
127th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 1993
Mar–Aug 1936
6-Month
11.79"
(299.47mm)
21.28"
(540.51mm)
-9.49"
(-241.04mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1936
127th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 1993
Feb–Aug 1936
7-Month
13.12"
(333.25mm)
22.29"
(566.17mm)
-9.17"
(-232.92mm)
2nd Driest Driest to Date 1988
126th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 1993
Jan–Aug 1936
8-Month
14.78"
(375.41mm)
23.27"
(591.06mm)
-8.49"
(-215.65mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1934 1988
125th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 1993
Dec 1935–Aug 1936
9-Month
15.72"
(399.29mm)
24.37"
(619.00mm)
-8.65"
(-219.71mm)
2nd Driest Driest to Date 1988
125th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 1993
Nov 1935–Aug 1936
10-Month
18.41"
(467.61mm)
26.11"
(663.19mm)
-7.70"
(-195.58mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1934 1934
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1935 1993
Oct 1935–Aug 1936
11-Month
21.08"
(535.43mm)
28.42"
(721.87mm)
-7.34"
(-186.44mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1934 1934
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1935 1993
Sep 1935–Aug 1936
12-Month
24.42"
(620.27mm)
32.12"
(815.85mm)
-7.70"
(-195.58mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1934 1934
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1935 1993
Mar 1935–Aug 1936
18-Month
45.05"
(1,144.27mm)
53.43"
(1,357.12mm)
-8.38"
(-212.85mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1934 1911
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 1993
Sep 1934–Aug 1936
24-Month
59.31"
(1,506.47mm)
64.28"
(1,632.71mm)
-4.97"
(-126.24mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1935 1934
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1933 1993
Sep 1933–Aug 1936
36-Month
80.86"
(2,053.84mm)
96.39"
(2,448.31mm)
-15.53"
(-394.47mm)
4th Driest Driest to Date 1957
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1935 2010
Sep 1932–Aug 1936
48-Month
105.30"
(2,674.62mm)
128.37"
(3,260.60mm)
-23.07"
(-585.98mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1936
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1935 2010
Sep 1931–Aug 1936
60-Month
148.07"
(3,760.98mm)
160.37"
(4,073.40mm)
-12.30"
(-312.42mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1935 1957
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1933 2011

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published June 2022, retrieved on June 25, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/