Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Iowa

Precipitation Rankings, November 1998

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
November 1998
1-Month
1.61"
(40.89mm)
1.75"
(44.45mm)
-0.14"
(-3.56mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1997 1976
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1996 1931
Oct–Nov 1998
2-Month
6.44"
(163.58mm)
4.04"
(102.62mm)
2.40"
(60.96mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1997 1910
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1991 1931
Ties: 1934, 2018
Sep–Nov 1998
3-Month
8.50"
(215.90mm)
7.71"
(195.83mm)
0.79"
(20.07mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1997 1953
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1992 1931
Aug–Nov 1998
4-Month
13.51"
(343.15mm)
11.55"
(293.37mm)
1.96"
(49.78mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1997 1976
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1993 2018
Jul–Nov 1998
5-Month
16.67"
(423.42mm)
15.41"
(391.41mm)
1.26"
(32.01mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1997 1976
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1993 1993
Jun–Nov 1998
6-Month
24.58"
(624.33mm)
20.04"
(509.02mm)
4.54"
(115.31mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1997 1976
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1993 1993
Ties: 1992
May–Nov 1998
7-Month
28.88"
(733.55mm)
24.09"
(611.89mm)
4.79"
(121.66mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1997 1976
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1993 1993
Apr–Nov 1998
8-Month
32.82"
(833.63mm)
27.03"
(686.56mm)
5.79"
(147.07mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1997 1910
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1993 1993
Mar–Nov 1998
9-Month
36.47"
(926.34mm)
28.99"
(736.35mm)
7.48"
(189.99mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1997 1910
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1993 1993
Feb–Nov 1998
10-Month
38.10"
(967.74mm)
30.00"
(762.00mm)
8.10"
(205.74mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1997 1910
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1993 1993
Jan–Nov 1998
11-Month
39.15"
(994.41mm)
30.98"
(786.89mm)
8.17"
(207.52mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1997 1910
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1993 1993
Dec 1997–Nov 1998
12-Month
40.15"
(1,019.81mm)
32.08"
(814.83mm)
8.07"
(204.98mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1997 1910
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1993 1993
Jun 1997–Nov 1998
18-Month
57.74"
(1,466.60mm)
52.18"
(1,325.37mm)
5.56"
(141.23mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1997 1956
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1994 2019
Dec 1996–Nov 1998
24-Month
69.23"
(1,758.44mm)
64.24"
(1,631.70mm)
4.99"
(126.74mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1997 1956
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1994 2019
Dec 1995–Nov 1998
36-Month
102.42"
(2,601.47mm)
96.35"
(2,447.29mm)
6.07"
(154.18mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1997 1957
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 2010
Dec 1994–Nov 1998
48-Month
135.47"
(3,440.94mm)
128.38"
(3,260.85mm)
7.09"
(180.09mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1997 1958
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2010
Dec 1993–Nov 1998
60-Month
164.59"
(4,180.59mm)
160.36"
(4,073.14mm)
4.23"
(107.45mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1992 1956
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2010

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2021, retrieved on September 27, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/