Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Iowa

Precipitation Rankings, November 1989

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
November 1989
1-Month
0.27"
(6.86mm)
1.75"
(44.45mm)
-1.48"
(-37.59mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1976 1976
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1931
Ties: 1917, 1969
Oct–Nov 1989
2-Month
2.19"
(55.63mm)
4.04"
(102.62mm)
-1.85"
(-46.99mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1976 1910
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1931
Sep–Nov 1989
3-Month
7.03"
(178.56mm)
7.71"
(195.83mm)
-0.68"
(-17.27mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1988 1953
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1931
Ties: 1951
Aug–Nov 1989
4-Month
10.61"
(269.49mm)
11.55"
(293.37mm)
-0.94"
(-23.88mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1984 1976
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 2018
Jul–Nov 1989
5-Month
13.95"
(354.33mm)
15.41"
(391.41mm)
-1.46"
(-37.08mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1988 1976
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1993
Jun–Nov 1989
6-Month
17.31"
(439.67mm)
20.04"
(509.02mm)
-2.73"
(-69.35mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1988 1976
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1993
May–Nov 1989
7-Month
19.88"
(504.95mm)
24.09"
(611.89mm)
-4.21"
(-106.94mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1988 1976
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1993
Apr–Nov 1989
8-Month
21.97"
(558.04mm)
27.03"
(686.56mm)
-5.06"
(-128.52mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1988 1910
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1993
Mar–Nov 1989
9-Month
22.87"
(580.90mm)
28.99"
(736.35mm)
-6.12"
(-155.45mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1988 1910
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1993
Feb–Nov 1989
10-Month
23.41"
(594.61mm)
30.00"
(762.00mm)
-6.59"
(-167.39mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1988 1910
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1993
Jan–Nov 1989
11-Month
24.33"
(617.98mm)
30.98"
(786.89mm)
-6.65"
(-168.91mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1988 1910
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1993
Dec 1988–Nov 1989
12-Month
25.13"
(638.30mm)
32.08"
(814.83mm)
-6.95"
(-176.53mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1988 1910
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1993
Jun 1988–Nov 1989
18-Month
40.11"
(1,018.79mm)
52.18"
(1,325.37mm)
-12.07"
(-306.58mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1956 1956
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 2019
Dec 1987–Nov 1989
24-Month
47.61"
(1,209.29mm)
64.24"
(1,631.70mm)
-16.63"
(-422.41mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1956 1956
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1988 2019
Dec 1986–Nov 1989
36-Month
79.47"
(2,018.54mm)
96.35"
(2,447.29mm)
-16.88"
(-428.75mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1957 1957
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1988 2010
Dec 1985–Nov 1989
48-Month
119.83"
(3,043.68mm)
128.38"
(3,260.85mm)
-8.55"
(-217.17mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1959 1958
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 2010
Dec 1984–Nov 1989
60-Month
151.81"
(3,855.97mm)
160.36"
(4,073.14mm)
-8.55"
(-217.17mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1959 1956
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1988 2010

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2021, retrieved on September 18, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/