Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Iowa

Precipitation Rankings, November 1939

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
November 1939
1-Month
0.49"
(12.45mm)
1.75"
(44.45mm)
-1.26"
(-32.00mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1933 1976
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1931
Ties: 1966
Oct–Nov 1939
2-Month
1.97"
(50.04mm)
4.04"
(102.62mm)
-2.07"
(-52.58mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1933 1910
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1931
Sep–Nov 1939
3-Month
2.81"
(71.37mm)
7.71"
(195.83mm)
-4.90"
(-124.46mm)
2nd Driest Driest to Date 1953
125th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1931
Aug–Nov 1939
4-Month
7.48"
(189.99mm)
11.55"
(293.37mm)
-4.07"
(-103.38mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1917 1976
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 2018
Jul–Nov 1939
5-Month
10.68"
(271.27mm)
15.41"
(391.41mm)
-4.73"
(-120.14mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1930 1976
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1993
Jun–Nov 1939
6-Month
15.60"
(396.24mm)
20.04"
(509.02mm)
-4.44"
(-112.78mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1937 1976
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1993
May–Nov 1939
7-Month
17.64"
(448.06mm)
24.09"
(611.89mm)
-6.45"
(-163.83mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1910 1976
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1993
Apr–Nov 1939
8-Month
19.64"
(498.86mm)
27.03"
(686.56mm)
-7.39"
(-187.70mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1933 1910
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1993
Mar–Nov 1939
9-Month
21.27"
(540.26mm)
28.99"
(736.35mm)
-7.72"
(-196.09mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1936 1910
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1993
Feb–Nov 1939
10-Month
23.04"
(585.22mm)
30.00"
(762.00mm)
-6.96"
(-176.78mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1936 1910
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1993
Jan–Nov 1939
11-Month
23.90"
(607.06mm)
30.98"
(786.89mm)
-7.08"
(-179.83mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1933 1910
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1993
Dec 1938–Nov 1939
12-Month
24.59"
(624.59mm)
32.08"
(814.83mm)
-7.49"
(-190.24mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1910 1910
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1993
Jun 1938–Nov 1939
18-Month
46.73"
(1,186.94mm)
52.18"
(1,325.37mm)
-5.45"
(-138.43mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1937 1956
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 2019
Dec 1937–Nov 1939
24-Month
60.96"
(1,548.38mm)
64.24"
(1,631.70mm)
-3.28"
(-83.32mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1937 1956
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1938 2019
Dec 1936–Nov 1939
36-Month
89.23"
(2,266.44mm)
96.35"
(2,447.29mm)
-7.12"
(-180.85mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1937 1957
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 2010
Dec 1935–Nov 1939
48-Month
114.20"
(2,900.68mm)
128.38"
(3,260.85mm)
-14.18"
(-360.17mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1937 1958
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 2010
Dec 1934–Nov 1939
60-Month
146.38"
(3,718.05mm)
160.36"
(4,073.14mm)
-13.98"
(-355.09mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1937 1956
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 2010

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2021, retrieved on October 28, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/