Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Iowa

Precipitation Rankings, October 1992

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
October 1992
1-Month
1.63"
(41.40mm)
2.29"
(58.17mm)
-0.66"
(-16.77mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1988 1952
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1991 2009
Ties: 1943
Sep–Oct 1992
2-Month
7.21"
(183.13mm)
5.96"
(151.38mm)
1.25"
(31.75mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1991 1952
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1941
Aug–Oct 1992
3-Month
9.76"
(247.90mm)
9.80"
(248.92mm)
-0.04"
(-1.02mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1991 1953
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1989 2018
Jul–Oct 1992
4-Month
18.31"
(465.07mm)
13.66"
(346.96mm)
4.65"
(118.11mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1991 1953, 1976
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1993
Jun–Oct 1992
5-Month
20.20"
(513.08mm)
18.29"
(464.57mm)
1.91"
(48.51mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1991 1976
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1990 1993
May–Oct 1992
6-Month
21.95"
(557.53mm)
22.33"
(567.18mm)
-0.38"
(-9.65mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1991 1976
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1990 1993
Apr–Oct 1992
7-Month
25.55"
(648.97mm)
25.28"
(642.11mm)
0.27"
(6.86mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1989 1988
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1991 1993
Ties: 1983
Mar–Oct 1992
8-Month
27.76"
(705.10mm)
27.23"
(691.64mm)
0.53"
(13.46mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1989 1988
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1991 1993
Feb–Oct 1992
9-Month
29.05"
(737.87mm)
28.25"
(717.55mm)
0.80"
(20.32mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1989 1988
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1991 1993
Jan–Oct 1992
10-Month
30.05"
(763.27mm)
29.23"
(742.44mm)
0.82"
(20.83mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1989 1988
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1991 1993
Dec 1991–Oct 1992
11-Month
31.53"
(800.86mm)
30.33"
(770.38mm)
1.20"
(30.48mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1989 1988
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1991 1993
Nov 1991–Oct 1992
12-Month
35.89"
(911.61mm)
32.07"
(814.58mm)
3.82"
(97.03mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1991 1956
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1990 1993
Ties: 1954
May 1991–Oct 1992
18-Month
56.70"
(1,440.18mm)
54.47"
(1,383.54mm)
2.23"
(56.64mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1990 1956
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1991 2019
Nov 1990–Oct 1992
24-Month
70.94"
(1,801.88mm)
64.23"
(1,631.44mm)
6.71"
(170.44mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1990 1956
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1991 1993
Nov 1989–Oct 1992
36-Month
107.33"
(2,726.18mm)
96.34"
(2,447.04mm)
10.99"
(279.14mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1991 1957
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2010
Nov 1988–Oct 1992
48-Month
134.80"
(3,423.92mm)
128.36"
(3,260.34mm)
6.44"
(163.58mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1991 1958
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2010
Nov 1987–Oct 1992
60-Month
157.31"
(3,995.67mm)
160.34"
(4,072.64mm)
-3.03"
(-76.97mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1991 1956
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1990 2010

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2021, retrieved on September 28, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/