Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Iowa

Precipitation Rankings, October 1993

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
October 1993
1-Month
1.31"
(33.27mm)
2.29"
(58.17mm)
-0.98"
(-24.90mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1988 1952
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1992 2009
Ties: 1978
Sep–Oct 1993
2-Month
5.00"
(127.00mm)
5.96"
(151.38mm)
-0.96"
(-24.38mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1990 1952
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1992 1941
Aug–Oct 1993
3-Month
13.25"
(336.55mm)
9.80"
(248.92mm)
3.45"
(87.63mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1992 1953
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2018
Jul–Oct 1993
4-Month
23.70"
(601.98mm)
13.66"
(346.96mm)
10.04"
(255.02mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 1992 1953, 1976
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1993
Jun–Oct 1993
5-Month
31.70"
(805.18mm)
18.29"
(464.57mm)
13.41"
(340.61mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 1992 1976
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1993
May–Oct 1993
6-Month
37.30"
(947.42mm)
22.33"
(567.18mm)
14.97"
(380.24mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 1992 1976
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1993
Apr–Oct 1993
7-Month
40.95"
(1,040.13mm)
25.28"
(642.11mm)
15.67"
(398.02mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 1992 1988
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1993
Mar–Oct 1993
8-Month
43.70"
(1,109.98mm)
27.23"
(691.64mm)
16.47"
(418.34mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 1992 1988
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1993
Feb–Oct 1993
9-Month
44.85"
(1,139.19mm)
28.25"
(717.55mm)
16.60"
(421.64mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 1992 1988
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1993
Jan–Oct 1993
10-Month
46.03"
(1,169.16mm)
29.23"
(742.44mm)
16.80"
(426.72mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 1992 1988
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1993
Dec 1992–Oct 1993
11-Month
47.81"
(1,214.37mm)
30.33"
(770.38mm)
17.48"
(443.99mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1992 1988
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1993
Nov 1992–Oct 1993
12-Month
52.19"
(1,325.63mm)
32.07"
(814.58mm)
20.12"
(511.05mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1992 1956
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1993
May 1992–Oct 1993
18-Month
74.14"
(1,883.16mm)
54.47"
(1,383.54mm)
19.67"
(499.62mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1992 1956
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Nov 1991–Oct 1993
24-Month
88.08"
(2,237.23mm)
64.23"
(1,631.44mm)
23.85"
(605.79mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1992 1956
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1993
Nov 1990–Oct 1993
36-Month
123.13"
(3,127.50mm)
96.34"
(2,447.04mm)
26.79"
(680.46mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1992 1957
3rd Wettest Wettest to Date 2010
Nov 1989–Oct 1993
48-Month
159.52"
(4,051.81mm)
128.36"
(3,260.34mm)
31.16"
(791.47mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1992 1958
3rd Wettest Wettest to Date 2010
Nov 1988–Oct 1993
60-Month
186.99"
(4,749.55mm)
160.34"
(4,072.64mm)
26.65"
(676.91mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1992 1956
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2010

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published December 2019, retrieved on December 16, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/