Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Iowa

Precipitation Rankings, November 2008

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
November 2008
1-Month
1.72"
(43.69mm)
1.75"
(44.45mm)
-0.03"
(-0.76mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 2007 1976
54th Wettest Wettest since: 2006 1931
Oct–Nov 2008
2-Month
4.98"
(126.49mm)
4.04"
(102.62mm)
0.94"
(23.87mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 2006 1910
37th Wettest Wettest since: 2007 1931
Sep–Nov 2008
3-Month
9.14"
(232.16mm)
7.71"
(195.83mm)
1.43"
(36.33mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 2007 1953
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1992 1931
Aug–Nov 2008
4-Month
11.10"
(281.94mm)
11.55"
(293.37mm)
-0.45"
(-11.43mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 2005 1976
67th Wettest Wettest since: 2007 2018
Jul–Nov 2008
5-Month
16.98"
(431.29mm)
15.41"
(391.41mm)
1.57"
(39.88mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 2006 1976
40th Wettest Wettest since: 2007 1993
Jun–Nov 2008
6-Month
25.86"
(656.84mm)
20.04"
(509.02mm)
5.82"
(147.82mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 2007 1976
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1993 1993
May–Nov 2008
7-Month
31.53"
(800.86mm)
24.09"
(611.89mm)
7.44"
(188.97mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 2007 1976
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1993 1993
Apr–Nov 2008
8-Month
37.39"
(949.71mm)
27.03"
(686.56mm)
10.36"
(263.15mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 2007 1910
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1993 1993
Mar–Nov 2008
9-Month
38.65"
(981.71mm)
28.99"
(736.35mm)
9.66"
(245.36mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 2007 1910
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1993 1993
Feb–Nov 2008
10-Month
40.36"
(1,025.14mm)
30.00"
(762.00mm)
10.36"
(263.14mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 2007 1910
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1993 1993
Jan–Nov 2008
11-Month
41.04"
(1,042.42mm)
30.98"
(786.89mm)
10.06"
(255.53mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 2007 1910
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1993 1993
Dec 2007–Nov 2008
12-Month
43.48"
(1,104.39mm)
32.08"
(814.83mm)
11.40"
(289.56mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 2007 1910
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1993 1993
Jun 2007–Nov 2008
18-Month
68.08"
(1,729.23mm)
52.18"
(1,325.37mm)
15.90"
(403.86mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 2007 1956
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1993 2019
Dec 2006–Nov 2008
24-Month
85.54"
(2,172.72mm)
64.24"
(1,631.70mm)
21.30"
(541.02mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 2007 1956
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Dec 2005–Nov 2008
36-Month
117.02"
(2,972.31mm)
96.35"
(2,447.29mm)
20.67"
(525.02mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 2007 1957
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1993 2010
Dec 2004–Nov 2008
48-Month
146.27"
(3,715.26mm)
128.38"
(3,260.85mm)
17.89"
(454.41mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 2007 1958
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 2010
Dec 2003–Nov 2008
60-Month
182.38"
(4,632.45mm)
160.36"
(4,073.14mm)
22.02"
(559.31mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 2007 1956
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 2010

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 19, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/