Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Iowa

Precipitation Rankings, November 1959

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
November 1959
1-Month
1.86"
(47.24mm)
1.75"
(44.45mm)
0.11"
(2.79mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1958 1976
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 1931
Oct–Nov 1959
2-Month
4.80"
(121.92mm)
4.04"
(102.62mm)
0.76"
(19.30mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1958 1910
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1957 1931
Sep–Nov 1959
3-Month
9.15"
(232.41mm)
7.71"
(195.83mm)
1.44"
(36.58mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1958 1953
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1931
Aug–Nov 1959
4-Month
14.06"
(357.12mm)
11.55"
(293.37mm)
2.51"
(63.75mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1958 1976
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 2018
Jul–Nov 1959
5-Month
16.45"
(417.83mm)
15.41"
(391.41mm)
1.04"
(26.42mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1958 1976
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1993
Jun–Nov 1959
6-Month
20.50"
(520.70mm)
20.04"
(509.02mm)
0.46"
(11.68mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1958 1976
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1993
May–Nov 1959
7-Month
28.08"
(713.23mm)
24.09"
(611.89mm)
3.99"
(101.34mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1958 1976
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1993
Apr–Nov 1959
8-Month
30.91"
(785.11mm)
27.03"
(686.56mm)
3.88"
(98.55mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1958 1910
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1993
Mar–Nov 1959
9-Month
34.14"
(867.16mm)
28.99"
(736.35mm)
5.15"
(130.81mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1958 1910
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1993
Ties: 1972
Feb–Nov 1959
10-Month
35.46"
(900.68mm)
30.00"
(762.00mm)
5.46"
(138.68mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1958 1910
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1993
Jan–Nov 1959
11-Month
36.23"
(920.24mm)
30.98"
(786.89mm)
5.25"
(133.35mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1958 1910
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1993
Dec 1958–Nov 1959
12-Month
36.48"
(926.59mm)
32.08"
(814.83mm)
4.40"
(111.76mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1958 1910
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1993
Jun 1958–Nov 1959
18-Month
55.59"
(1,411.99mm)
52.18"
(1,325.37mm)
3.41"
(86.62mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1958 1956
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2019
Dec 1957–Nov 1959
24-Month
62.74"
(1,593.60mm)
64.24"
(1,631.70mm)
-1.50"
(-38.10mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1958 1956
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2019
Dec 1956–Nov 1959
36-Month
93.60"
(2,377.44mm)
96.35"
(2,447.29mm)
-2.75"
(-69.85mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1958 1957
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1953 2010
Dec 1955–Nov 1959
48-Month
117.85"
(2,993.39mm)
128.38"
(3,260.85mm)
-10.53"
(-267.46mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1958 1958
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2010
Dec 1954–Nov 1959
60-Month
141.05"
(3,582.67mm)
160.36"
(4,073.14mm)
-19.31"
(-490.47mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1958 1956
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 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/