Climate at a Glance

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Iowa

Precipitation Rankings, November 1971

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
November 1971
1-Month
3.08"
(78.23mm)
1.75"
(44.45mm)
1.33"
(33.78mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1970 1976
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1934 1931
Oct–Nov 1971
2-Month
6.69"
(169.93mm)
4.04"
(102.62mm)
2.65"
(67.31mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1970 1910
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1931
Sep–Nov 1971
3-Month
9.11"
(231.39mm)
7.71"
(195.83mm)
1.40"
(35.56mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1969 1953
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1931
Aug–Nov 1971
4-Month
10.35"
(262.89mm)
11.55"
(293.37mm)
-1.20"
(-30.48mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1969 1976
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2018
Ties: 1984
Jul–Nov 1971
5-Month
13.78"
(350.01mm)
15.41"
(391.41mm)
-1.63"
(-41.40mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1967 1976
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1993
Jun–Nov 1971
6-Month
18.28"
(464.31mm)
20.04"
(509.02mm)
-1.76"
(-44.71mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1966 1976
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1993
Ties: 1920
May–Nov 1971
7-Month
21.85"
(554.99mm)
24.09"
(611.89mm)
-2.24"
(-56.90mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1966 1976
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1993
Apr–Nov 1971
8-Month
23.22"
(589.79mm)
27.03"
(686.56mm)
-3.81"
(-96.77mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1966 1910
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1993
Mar–Nov 1971
9-Month
24.13"
(612.90mm)
28.99"
(736.35mm)
-4.86"
(-123.45mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1966 1910
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1993
Feb–Nov 1971
10-Month
26.55"
(674.37mm)
30.00"
(762.00mm)
-3.45"
(-87.63mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1966 1910
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1993
Jan–Nov 1971
11-Month
27.64"
(702.06mm)
30.98"
(786.89mm)
-3.34"
(-84.83mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1966 1910
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1993
Dec 1970–Nov 1971
12-Month
28.76"
(730.50mm)
32.08"
(814.83mm)
-3.32"
(-84.33mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1966 1910
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1993
Jun 1970–Nov 1971
18-Month
51.26"
(1,302.00mm)
52.18"
(1,325.37mm)
-0.92"
(-23.37mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1967 1956
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2019
Dec 1969–Nov 1971
24-Month
62.62"
(1,590.55mm)
64.24"
(1,631.70mm)
-1.62"
(-41.15mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1968 1956
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2019
Dec 1968–Nov 1971
36-Month
98.01"
(2,489.45mm)
96.35"
(2,447.29mm)
1.66"
(42.16mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1969 1957
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2010
Dec 1967–Nov 1971
48-Month
129.65"
(3,293.11mm)
128.38"
(3,260.85mm)
1.27"
(32.26mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1969 1958
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2010
Dec 1966–Nov 1971
60-Month
159.93"
(4,062.22mm)
160.36"
(4,073.14mm)
-0.43"
(-10.92mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1970 1956
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2010

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2021, retrieved on September 22, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/