Climate at a Glance

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Iowa

Precipitation Rankings, October 1958

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
October 1958
1-Month
0.92"
(23.37mm)
2.29"
(58.17mm)
-1.37"
(-34.80mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1953 1952
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 2009
Sep–Oct 1958
2-Month
3.99"
(101.35mm)
5.96"
(151.38mm)
-1.97"
(-50.03mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1956 1952
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 1941
Aug–Oct 1958
3-Month
6.46"
(164.08mm)
9.80"
(248.92mm)
-3.34"
(-84.84mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1955 1953
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 2018
Jul–Oct 1958
4-Month
13.63"
(346.20mm)
13.66"
(346.96mm)
-0.03"
(-0.76mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1957 1953, 1976
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1993
Jun–Oct 1958
5-Month
17.49"
(444.25mm)
18.29"
(464.57mm)
-0.80"
(-20.32mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1956 1976
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1957 1993
May–Oct 1958
6-Month
19.49"
(495.05mm)
22.33"
(567.18mm)
-2.84"
(-72.13mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1956 1976
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 1993
Apr–Oct 1958
7-Month
21.72"
(551.69mm)
25.28"
(642.11mm)
-3.56"
(-90.42mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1956 1988
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 1993
Mar–Oct 1958
8-Month
22.28"
(565.91mm)
27.23"
(691.64mm)
-4.95"
(-125.73mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1956 1988
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 1993
Feb–Oct 1958
9-Month
22.76"
(578.10mm)
28.25"
(717.55mm)
-5.49"
(-139.45mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1956 1988
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 1993
Jan–Oct 1958
10-Month
23.46"
(595.88mm)
29.23"
(742.44mm)
-5.77"
(-146.56mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1956 1988
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 1993
Dec 1957–Oct 1958
11-Month
24.64"
(625.86mm)
30.33"
(770.38mm)
-5.69"
(-144.52mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1956 1988
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 1993
Nov 1957–Oct 1958
12-Month
27.14"
(689.36mm)
32.07"
(814.58mm)
-4.93"
(-125.22mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1956 1956
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 1993
May 1957–Oct 1958
18-Month
49.68"
(1,261.87mm)
54.47"
(1,383.54mm)
-4.79"
(-121.67mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1957 1956
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2019
Nov 1956–Oct 1958
24-Month
57.53"
(1,461.26mm)
64.23"
(1,631.44mm)
-6.70"
(-170.18mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1957 1956
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1993
Nov 1955–Oct 1958
36-Month
79.99"
(2,031.75mm)
96.34"
(2,447.04mm)
-16.35"
(-415.29mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1957 1957
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2010
Nov 1954–Oct 1958
48-Month
103.19"
(2,621.03mm)
128.36"
(3,260.34mm)
-25.17"
(-639.31mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1958
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1957 2010
Nov 1953–Oct 1958
60-Month
139.08"
(3,532.63mm)
160.34"
(4,072.64mm)
-21.26"
(-540.01mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1957 1956
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2010

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 18, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/