Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Iowa

Precipitation Rankings, May 1995

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1995
1-Month
5.88"
(149.35mm)
4.05"
(102.87mm)
1.83"
(46.48mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1994 1934
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1982 2013
Apr–May 1995
2-Month
10.78"
(273.81mm)
6.99"
(177.55mm)
3.79"
(96.26mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1994 1934
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1991 2013
Mar–May 1995
3-Month
13.35"
(339.09mm)
8.95"
(227.33mm)
4.40"
(111.76mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1994 1934
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1991 2013
Feb–May 1995
4-Month
13.67"
(347.22mm)
9.96"
(252.98mm)
3.71"
(94.24mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1994 1934
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1991 2013
Jan–May 1995
5-Month
14.49"
(368.05mm)
10.94"
(277.88mm)
3.55"
(90.17mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1994 1934
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1991 2013
Dec 1994–May 1995
6-Month
15.68"
(398.27mm)
12.04"
(305.82mm)
3.64"
(92.45mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1994 1934
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1993 2013
Nov 1994–May 1995
7-Month
17.89"
(454.41mm)
13.78"
(350.01mm)
4.11"
(104.40mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1994 1934
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1993 2013
Oct 1994–May 1995
8-Month
19.82"
(503.43mm)
16.10"
(408.94mm)
3.72"
(94.49mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1994 1934
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1993 2019
Sep 1994–May 1995
9-Month
23.40"
(594.36mm)
19.79"
(502.67mm)
3.61"
(91.69mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1994 1934
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1993 2019
Aug 1994–May 1995
10-Month
27.02"
(686.31mm)
23.65"
(600.71mm)
3.37"
(85.60mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1994 1934
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1993 2019
Ties: 1991
Jul 1994–May 1995
11-Month
30.91"
(785.11mm)
27.54"
(699.52mm)
3.37"
(85.59mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1992 1934
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1994 2019
Jun 1994–May 1995
12-Month
37.14"
(943.36mm)
32.14"
(816.36mm)
5.00"
(127.00mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1992 1934
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1994 2019
Dec 1993–May 1995
18-Month
44.80"
(1,137.92mm)
44.20"
(1,122.68mm)
0.60"
(15.24mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1990 1934
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1994 2019
Jun 1993–May 1995
24-Month
77.59"
(1,970.79mm)
64.29"
(1,632.97mm)
13.30"
(337.82mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1993 1957
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1994 2011
Jun 1992–May 1995
36-Month
118.28"
(3,004.31mm)
96.33"
(2,446.78mm)
21.95"
(557.53mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1994 1958
5th Wettest Wettest to Date 2011
Jun 1991–May 1995
48-Month
149.59"
(3,799.59mm)
128.31"
(3,259.07mm)
21.28"
(540.52mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1993 1957
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1994 2011
Jun 1990–May 1995
60-Month
190.94"
(4,849.88mm)
160.32"
(4,072.13mm)
30.62"
(777.75mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1994 1958
4th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 11, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/