Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Iowa

Precipitation Rankings, November 1953

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
November 1953
1-Month
1.33"
(33.78mm)
1.75"
(44.45mm)
-0.42"
(-10.67mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1951 1976
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1931
Oct–Nov 1953
2-Month
1.81"
(45.97mm)
4.04"
(102.62mm)
-2.23"
(-56.65mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1945 1910
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1931
Ties: 1923
Sep–Nov 1953
3-Month
2.73"
(69.34mm)
7.71"
(195.83mm)
-4.98"
(-126.49mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1953
126th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1931
Aug–Nov 1953
4-Month
5.04"
(128.02mm)
11.55"
(293.37mm)
-6.51"
(-165.35mm)
2nd Driest Driest to Date 1976
125th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2018
Jul–Nov 1953
5-Month
8.36"
(212.34mm)
15.41"
(391.41mm)
-7.05"
(-179.07mm)
2nd Driest Driest to Date 1976
125th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1993
Jun–Nov 1953
6-Month
13.60"
(345.44mm)
20.04"
(509.02mm)
-6.44"
(-163.58mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1910 1976
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1993
May–Nov 1953
7-Month
15.97"
(405.64mm)
24.09"
(611.89mm)
-8.12"
(-206.25mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1897 1976
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1993
Apr–Nov 1953
8-Month
19.13"
(485.90mm)
27.03"
(686.56mm)
-7.90"
(-200.66mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1910 1910
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1993
Mar–Nov 1953
9-Month
22.05"
(560.07mm)
28.99"
(736.35mm)
-6.94"
(-176.28mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1939 1910
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1993
Feb–Nov 1953
10-Month
23.71"
(602.23mm)
30.00"
(762.00mm)
-6.29"
(-159.77mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1939 1910
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1993
Jan–Nov 1953
11-Month
24.45"
(621.03mm)
30.98"
(786.89mm)
-6.53"
(-165.86mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1939 1910
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1993
Dec 1952–Nov 1953
12-Month
25.63"
(651.00mm)
32.08"
(814.83mm)
-6.45"
(-163.83mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1939 1910
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1993
Jun 1952–Nov 1953
18-Month
43.09"
(1,094.49mm)
52.18"
(1,325.37mm)
-9.09"
(-230.88mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1934 1956
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2019
Dec 1951–Nov 1953
24-Month
54.93"
(1,395.22mm)
64.24"
(1,631.70mm)
-9.31"
(-236.48mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1940 1956
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2019
Dec 1950–Nov 1953
36-Month
96.68"
(2,455.67mm)
96.35"
(2,447.29mm)
0.33"
(8.38mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1950 1957
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2010
Dec 1949–Nov 1953
48-Month
126.04"
(3,201.42mm)
128.38"
(3,260.85mm)
-2.34"
(-59.43mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1950 1958
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2010
Dec 1948–Nov 1953
60-Month
154.79"
(3,931.67mm)
160.36"
(4,073.14mm)
-5.57"
(-141.47mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1941 1956
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2010

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2021, retrieved on September 16, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/