Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Iowa

Precipitation Rankings, November 1947

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
November 1947
1-Month
1.88"
(47.75mm)
1.75"
(44.45mm)
0.13"
(3.30mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1946 1976
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 1931
Oct–Nov 1947
2-Month
5.62"
(142.75mm)
4.04"
(102.62mm)
1.58"
(40.13mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1946 1910
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1931
Sep–Nov 1947
3-Month
7.72"
(196.09mm)
7.71"
(195.83mm)
0.01"
(0.26mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1945 1953
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1931
Ties: 1994
Aug–Nov 1947
4-Month
9.22"
(234.19mm)
11.55"
(293.37mm)
-2.33"
(-59.18mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1945 1976
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2018
Jul–Nov 1947
5-Month
10.87"
(276.10mm)
15.41"
(391.41mm)
-4.54"
(-115.31mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1939 1976
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1993
Jun–Nov 1947
6-Month
20.77"
(527.56mm)
20.04"
(509.02mm)
0.73"
(18.54mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1945 1976
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1993
May–Nov 1947
7-Month
25.00"
(635.00mm)
24.09"
(611.89mm)
0.91"
(23.11mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1945 1976
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1993
Apr–Nov 1947
8-Month
29.91"
(759.71mm)
27.03"
(686.56mm)
2.88"
(73.15mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1946 1910
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1993
Mar–Nov 1947
9-Month
31.26"
(794.00mm)
28.99"
(736.35mm)
2.27"
(57.65mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1945 1910
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1993
Feb–Nov 1947
10-Month
31.56"
(801.62mm)
30.00"
(762.00mm)
1.56"
(39.62mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1943 1910
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1993
Jan–Nov 1947
11-Month
32.99"
(837.95mm)
30.98"
(786.89mm)
2.01"
(51.06mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1945 1910
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1993
Dec 1946–Nov 1947
12-Month
33.61"
(853.69mm)
32.08"
(814.83mm)
1.53"
(38.86mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1945 1910
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1993
Jun 1946–Nov 1947
18-Month
56.00"
(1,422.40mm)
52.18"
(1,325.37mm)
3.82"
(97.03mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1946 1956
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1944 2019
Dec 1945–Nov 1947
24-Month
69.81"
(1,773.17mm)
64.24"
(1,631.70mm)
5.57"
(141.47mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1946 1956
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 2019
Dec 1944–Nov 1947
36-Month
103.30"
(2,623.82mm)
96.35"
(2,447.29mm)
6.95"
(176.53mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1945 1957
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2010
Dec 1943–Nov 1947
48-Month
139.24"
(3,536.70mm)
128.38"
(3,260.85mm)
10.86"
(275.85mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1946 1958
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1905 2010
Dec 1942–Nov 1947
60-Month
171.34"
(4,352.04mm)
160.36"
(4,073.14mm)
10.98"
(278.90mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1946 1956
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1909 2010

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2021, retrieved on September 25, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/