Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Iowa

Precipitation Rankings, October 1994

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
October 1994
1-Month
1.93"
(49.02mm)
2.29"
(58.17mm)
-0.36"
(-9.15mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1993 1952
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1991 2009
Ties: 1903
Sep–Oct 1994
2-Month
5.51"
(139.95mm)
5.96"
(151.38mm)
-0.45"
(-11.43mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1993 1952
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1992 1941
Aug–Oct 1994
3-Month
9.13"
(231.90mm)
9.80"
(248.92mm)
-0.67"
(-17.02mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1990 1953
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1993 2018
Jul–Oct 1994
4-Month
13.02"
(330.71mm)
13.66"
(346.96mm)
-0.64"
(-16.25mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1991 1953, 1976
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1993 1993
Jun–Oct 1994
5-Month
19.25"
(488.95mm)
18.29"
(464.57mm)
0.96"
(24.38mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1991 1976
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1993 1993
May–Oct 1994
6-Month
21.30"
(541.02mm)
22.33"
(567.18mm)
-1.03"
(-26.16mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1991 1976
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1993 1993
Apr–Oct 1994
7-Month
23.71"
(602.23mm)
25.28"
(642.11mm)
-1.57"
(-39.88mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1989 1988
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1993 1993
Mar–Oct 1994
8-Month
23.91"
(607.31mm)
27.23"
(691.64mm)
-3.32"
(-84.33mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1989 1988
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1993 1993
Feb–Oct 1994
9-Month
25.09"
(637.29mm)
28.25"
(717.55mm)
-3.16"
(-80.26mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1989 1988
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1993 1993
Jan–Oct 1994
10-Month
26.15"
(664.21mm)
29.23"
(742.44mm)
-3.08"
(-78.23mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1989 1988
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1993 1993
Dec 1993–Oct 1994
11-Month
26.91"
(683.51mm)
30.33"
(770.38mm)
-3.42"
(-86.87mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1989 1988
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1993 1993
Nov 1993–Oct 1994
12-Month
28.00"
(711.20mm)
32.07"
(814.58mm)
-4.07"
(-103.38mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1989 1956
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1993 1993
May 1993–Oct 1994
18-Month
65.30"
(1,658.62mm)
54.47"
(1,383.54mm)
10.83"
(275.08mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1992 1956
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1993 2019
Nov 1992–Oct 1994
24-Month
80.19"
(2,036.83mm)
64.23"
(1,631.44mm)
15.96"
(405.39mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1992 1956
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1993 1993
Nov 1991–Oct 1994
36-Month
116.08"
(2,948.43mm)
96.34"
(2,447.04mm)
19.74"
(501.39mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1992 1957
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1993 2010
Nov 1990–Oct 1994
48-Month
151.13"
(3,838.70mm)
128.36"
(3,260.34mm)
22.77"
(578.36mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1992 1958
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1993 2010
Nov 1989–Oct 1994
60-Month
187.52"
(4,763.01mm)
160.34"
(4,072.64mm)
27.18"
(690.37mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1993 1956
7th Wettest Wettest to Date 2010

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published June 2021, retrieved on June 14, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/