Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Iowa

Precipitation Rankings, October 1965

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
October 1965
1-Month
1.06"
(26.92mm)
2.29"
(58.17mm)
-1.23"
(-31.25mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1964 1952
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1963 2009
Sep–Oct 1965
2-Month
10.90"
(276.86mm)
5.96"
(151.38mm)
4.94"
(125.48mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1964 1952
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1941
Aug–Oct 1965
3-Month
15.09"
(383.29mm)
9.80"
(248.92mm)
5.29"
(134.37mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1964 1953
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 2018
Jul–Oct 1965
4-Month
18.49"
(469.65mm)
13.66"
(346.96mm)
4.83"
(122.69mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1964 1953, 1976
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1993
Jun–Oct 1965
5-Month
22.43"
(569.72mm)
18.29"
(464.57mm)
4.14"
(105.15mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1964 1976
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1993
May–Oct 1965
6-Month
27.19"
(690.63mm)
22.33"
(567.18mm)
4.86"
(123.45mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1964 1976
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1993
Apr–Oct 1965
7-Month
31.79"
(807.47mm)
25.28"
(642.11mm)
6.51"
(165.36mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1964 1988
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1993
Mar–Oct 1965
8-Month
34.60"
(878.84mm)
27.23"
(691.64mm)
7.37"
(187.20mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1964 1988
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1993
Feb–Oct 1965
9-Month
35.89"
(911.61mm)
28.25"
(717.55mm)
7.64"
(194.06mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1964 1988
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1993
Jan–Oct 1965
10-Month
37.27"
(946.66mm)
29.23"
(742.44mm)
8.04"
(204.22mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1964 1988
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1993
Dec 1964–Oct 1965
11-Month
38.21"
(970.53mm)
30.33"
(770.38mm)
7.88"
(200.15mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1964 1988
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1993
Nov 1964–Oct 1965
12-Month
39.41"
(1,001.01mm)
32.07"
(814.58mm)
7.34"
(186.43mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1964 1956
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1993
May 1964–Oct 1965
18-Month
61.19"
(1,554.23mm)
54.47"
(1,383.54mm)
6.72"
(170.69mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1964 1956
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2019
Nov 1963–Oct 1965
24-Month
70.36"
(1,787.14mm)
64.23"
(1,631.44mm)
6.13"
(155.70mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1964 1956
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1993
Nov 1962–Oct 1965
36-Month
96.60"
(2,453.64mm)
96.34"
(2,447.04mm)
0.26"
(6.60mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1964 1957
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1962 2010
Nov 1961–Oct 1965
48-Month
131.16"
(3,331.46mm)
128.36"
(3,260.34mm)
2.80"
(71.12mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1964 1958
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 2010
Nov 1960–Oct 1965
60-Month
165.54"
(4,204.72mm)
160.34"
(4,072.64mm)
5.20"
(132.08mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1964 1956
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1963 2010

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2021, retrieved on December 6, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/