Climate at a Glance

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Iowa

Precipitation Rankings, November 1986

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
November 1986
1-Month
1.15"
(29.21mm)
1.75"
(44.45mm)
-0.60"
(-15.24mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1980 1976
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1931
Oct–Nov 1986
2-Month
4.92"
(124.97mm)
4.04"
(102.62mm)
0.88"
(22.35mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1981 1910
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1931
Sep–Nov 1986
3-Month
11.71"
(297.43mm)
7.71"
(195.83mm)
4.00"
(101.60mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1985 1953
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 1931
Aug–Nov 1986
4-Month
15.63"
(397.00mm)
11.55"
(293.37mm)
4.08"
(103.63mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1985 1976
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 2018
Jul–Nov 1986
5-Month
20.68"
(525.27mm)
15.41"
(391.41mm)
5.27"
(133.86mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1985 1976
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1993
Jun–Nov 1986
6-Month
25.33"
(643.38mm)
20.04"
(509.02mm)
5.29"
(134.36mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1985 1976
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1993
May–Nov 1986
7-Month
30.95"
(786.13mm)
24.09"
(611.89mm)
6.86"
(174.24mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1985 1976
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 1993
Apr–Nov 1986
8-Month
35.52"
(902.21mm)
27.03"
(686.56mm)
8.49"
(215.65mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1985 1910
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1902 1993
Mar–Nov 1986
9-Month
37.63"
(955.80mm)
28.99"
(736.35mm)
8.64"
(219.45mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1985 1910
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1993
Feb–Nov 1986
10-Month
38.87"
(987.30mm)
30.00"
(762.00mm)
8.87"
(225.30mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1985 1910
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1993
Jan–Nov 1986
11-Month
39.09"
(992.89mm)
30.98"
(786.89mm)
8.11"
(206.00mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1985 1910
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1993
Dec 1985–Nov 1986
12-Month
40.36"
(1,025.14mm)
32.08"
(814.83mm)
8.28"
(210.31mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1985 1910
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1993
Jun 1985–Nov 1986
18-Month
60.72"
(1,542.29mm)
52.18"
(1,325.37mm)
8.54"
(216.92mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1985 1956
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 2019
Dec 1984–Nov 1986
24-Month
72.34"
(1,837.44mm)
64.24"
(1,631.70mm)
8.10"
(205.74mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1985 1956
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2019
Dec 1983–Nov 1986
36-Month
108.27"
(2,750.06mm)
96.35"
(2,447.29mm)
11.92"
(302.77mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1985 1957
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2010
Dec 1982–Nov 1986
48-Month
147.08"
(3,735.83mm)
128.38"
(3,260.85mm)
18.70"
(474.98mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1985 1958
11th Wettest Wettest to Date 2010
Dec 1981–Nov 1986
60-Month
186.22"
(4,729.99mm)
160.36"
(4,073.14mm)
25.86"
(656.85mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1985 1956
8th Wettest Wettest to Date 2010

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2021, retrieved on October 23, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/