Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Iowa

Precipitation Rankings, October 1941

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
October 1941
1-Month
5.81"
(147.57mm)
2.29"
(58.17mm)
3.52"
(89.40mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1940 1952
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2009
Sep–Oct 1941
2-Month
13.24"
(336.30mm)
5.96"
(151.38mm)
7.28"
(184.92mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 1940 1952
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1941
Aug–Oct 1941
3-Month
15.24"
(387.10mm)
9.80"
(248.92mm)
5.44"
(138.18mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1940 1953
4th Wettest Wettest to Date 2018
Jul–Oct 1941
4-Month
17.45"
(443.23mm)
13.66"
(346.96mm)
3.79"
(96.27mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1940 1953, 1976
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1926 1993
Ties: 1973, 1982
Jun–Oct 1941
5-Month
23.59"
(599.19mm)
18.29"
(464.57mm)
5.30"
(134.62mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1940 1976
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1902 1993
May–Oct 1941
6-Month
26.75"
(679.45mm)
22.33"
(567.18mm)
4.42"
(112.27mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1940 1976
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 1993
Apr–Oct 1941
7-Month
29.27"
(743.46mm)
25.28"
(642.11mm)
3.99"
(101.35mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1940 1988
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 1993
Mar–Oct 1941
8-Month
30.29"
(769.37mm)
27.23"
(691.64mm)
3.06"
(77.73mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1940 1988
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1993
Feb–Oct 1941
9-Month
30.78"
(781.81mm)
28.25"
(717.55mm)
2.53"
(64.26mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1940 1988
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1993
Jan–Oct 1941
10-Month
32.47"
(824.74mm)
29.23"
(742.44mm)
3.24"
(82.30mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1940 1988
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1993
Dec 1940–Oct 1941
11-Month
33.83"
(859.28mm)
30.33"
(770.38mm)
3.50"
(88.90mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1940 1988
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 1993
Nov 1940–Oct 1941
12-Month
36.34"
(923.04mm)
32.07"
(814.58mm)
4.27"
(108.46mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1940 1956
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1932 1993
May 1940–Oct 1941
18-Month
56.21"
(1,427.73mm)
54.47"
(1,383.54mm)
1.74"
(44.19mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1940 1956
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1932 2019
Nov 1939–Oct 1941
24-Month
64.07"
(1,627.38mm)
64.23"
(1,631.44mm)
-0.16"
(-4.06mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1940 1956
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1932 1993
Nov 1938–Oct 1941
36-Month
90.87"
(2,308.10mm)
96.34"
(2,447.04mm)
-5.47"
(-138.94mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1940 1957
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1933 2010
Nov 1937–Oct 1941
48-Month
125.25"
(3,181.35mm)
128.36"
(3,260.34mm)
-3.11"
(-78.99mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1940 1958
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 2010
Nov 1936–Oct 1941
60-Month
153.47"
(3,898.14mm)
160.34"
(4,072.64mm)
-6.87"
(-174.50mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1940 1956
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1932 2010

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on December 8, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/