Climate at a Glance

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Iowa

Precipitation Rankings, October 1969

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
October 1969
1-Month
3.61"
(91.69mm)
2.29"
(58.17mm)
1.32"
(33.52mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1968 1952
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2009
Ties: 1971
Sep–Oct 1969
2-Month
5.95"
(151.13mm)
5.96"
(151.38mm)
-0.01"
(-0.25mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1967 1952
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1941
Aug–Oct 1969
3-Month
8.57"
(217.68mm)
9.80"
(248.92mm)
-1.23"
(-31.24mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1967 1953
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 2018
Jul–Oct 1969
4-Month
14.83"
(376.68mm)
13.66"
(346.96mm)
1.17"
(29.72mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1967 1953, 1976
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1993
Ties: 2006
Jun–Oct 1969
5-Month
22.02"
(559.31mm)
18.29"
(464.57mm)
3.73"
(94.74mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1968 1976
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1993
May–Oct 1969
6-Month
25.84"
(656.34mm)
22.33"
(567.18mm)
3.51"
(89.16mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1968 1976
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1993
Apr–Oct 1969
7-Month
29.21"
(741.93mm)
25.28"
(642.11mm)
3.93"
(99.82mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1968 1988
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1993
Mar–Oct 1969
8-Month
30.30"
(769.62mm)
27.23"
(691.64mm)
3.07"
(77.98mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1968 1988
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1993
Feb–Oct 1969
9-Month
31.28"
(794.51mm)
28.25"
(717.55mm)
3.03"
(76.96mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1968 1988
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1993
Ties: 2013
Jan–Oct 1969
10-Month
33.05"
(839.47mm)
29.23"
(742.44mm)
3.82"
(97.03mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1968 1988
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1993
Dec 1968–Oct 1969
11-Month
35.12"
(892.05mm)
30.33"
(770.38mm)
4.79"
(121.67mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1968 1988
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1993
Nov 1968–Oct 1969
12-Month
36.31"
(922.27mm)
32.07"
(814.58mm)
4.24"
(107.69mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1968 1956
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1993
May 1968–Oct 1969
18-Month
59.74"
(1,517.40mm)
54.47"
(1,383.54mm)
5.27"
(133.86mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1968 1956
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1965 2019
Nov 1967–Oct 1969
24-Month
67.43"
(1,712.72mm)
64.23"
(1,631.44mm)
3.20"
(81.28mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1968 1956
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1993
Ties: 2002
Nov 1966–Oct 1969
36-Month
97.53"
(2,477.26mm)
96.34"
(2,447.04mm)
1.19"
(30.22mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1968 1957
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 2010
Nov 1965–Oct 1969
48-Month
124.28"
(3,156.71mm)
128.36"
(3,260.34mm)
-4.08"
(-103.63mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1966 1958
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1968 2010
Nov 1964–Oct 1969
60-Month
163.69"
(4,157.73mm)
160.34"
(4,072.64mm)
3.35"
(85.09mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1968 1956
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1965 2010

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published July 2021, retrieved on August 2, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/