Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Iowa

Precipitation Rankings, October 2001

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
October 2001
1-Month
2.46"
(62.48mm)
2.29"
(58.17mm)
0.17"
(4.31mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 2000 1952
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 2009
Sep–Oct 2001
2-Month
6.53"
(165.86mm)
5.96"
(151.38mm)
0.57"
(14.48mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 2000 1952
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 1941
Aug–Oct 2001
3-Month
9.50"
(241.30mm)
9.80"
(248.92mm)
-0.30"
(-7.62mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 2000 1953
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1998 2018
Jul–Oct 2001
4-Month
12.62"
(320.55mm)
13.66"
(346.96mm)
-1.04"
(-26.41mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 2000 1953, 1976
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 1993
Jun–Oct 2001
5-Month
16.69"
(423.93mm)
18.29"
(464.57mm)
-1.60"
(-40.64mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1999 1976
81st Wettest Wettest since: 2000 1993
May–Oct 2001
6-Month
23.73"
(602.74mm)
22.33"
(567.18mm)
1.40"
(35.56mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 2000 1976
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 1993
Apr–Oct 2001
7-Month
27.33"
(694.18mm)
25.28"
(642.11mm)
2.05"
(52.07mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 2000 1988
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 1993
Mar–Oct 2001
8-Month
28.63"
(727.20mm)
27.23"
(691.64mm)
1.40"
(35.56mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 2000 1988
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1998 1993
Feb–Oct 2001
9-Month
30.79"
(782.07mm)
28.25"
(717.55mm)
2.54"
(64.52mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 2000 1988
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 1993
Jan–Oct 2001
10-Month
32.21"
(818.13mm)
29.23"
(742.44mm)
2.98"
(75.69mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 2000 1988
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 1993
Dec 2000–Oct 2001
11-Month
33.88"
(860.55mm)
30.33"
(770.38mm)
3.55"
(90.17mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 2000 1988
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 1993
Nov 2000–Oct 2001
12-Month
36.03"
(915.16mm)
32.07"
(814.58mm)
3.96"
(100.58mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 2000 1956
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 1993
May 2000–Oct 2001
18-Month
56.81"
(1,442.97mm)
54.47"
(1,383.54mm)
2.34"
(59.43mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 2000 1956
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 2019
Nov 1999–Oct 2001
24-Month
63.67"
(1,617.22mm)
64.23"
(1,631.44mm)
-0.56"
(-14.22mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 2000 1956
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 1993
Nov 1998–Oct 2001
36-Month
96.25"
(2,444.75mm)
96.34"
(2,447.04mm)
-0.09"
(-2.29mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1996 1957
64th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 2010
Nov 1997–Oct 2001
48-Month
135.81"
(3,449.57mm)
128.36"
(3,260.34mm)
7.45"
(189.23mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 2000 1958
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1998 2010
Nov 1996–Oct 2001
60-Month
166.52"
(4,229.61mm)
160.34"
(4,072.64mm)
6.18"
(156.97mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 2000 1956
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1999 2010

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published July 2021, retrieved on July 29, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/