Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Iowa

Precipitation Rankings, October 1932

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
October 1932
1-Month
1.77"
(44.96mm)
2.29"
(58.17mm)
-0.52"
(-13.21mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1926 1952
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1931 2009
Sep–Oct 1932
2-Month
3.87"
(98.30mm)
5.96"
(151.38mm)
-2.09"
(-53.08mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1924 1952
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1931 1941
Aug–Oct 1932
3-Month
10.63"
(270.00mm)
9.80"
(248.92mm)
0.83"
(21.08mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1930 1953
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1931 2018
Jul–Oct 1932
4-Month
13.71"
(348.23mm)
13.66"
(346.96mm)
0.05"
(1.27mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1930 1953, 1976
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1931 1993
Jun–Oct 1932
5-Month
18.85"
(478.79mm)
18.29"
(464.57mm)
0.56"
(14.22mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1930 1976
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1931 1993
Ties: 2002
May–Oct 1932
6-Month
22.77"
(578.36mm)
22.33"
(567.18mm)
0.44"
(11.18mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1931 1976
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1928 1993
Apr–Oct 1932
7-Month
24.67"
(626.62mm)
25.28"
(642.11mm)
-0.61"
(-15.49mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1931 1988
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1928 1993
Mar–Oct 1932
8-Month
26.09"
(662.69mm)
27.23"
(691.64mm)
-1.14"
(-28.95mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1931 1988
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1928 1993
Feb–Oct 1932
9-Month
26.89"
(683.01mm)
28.25"
(717.55mm)
-1.36"
(-34.54mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1931 1988
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1928 1993
Jan–Oct 1932
10-Month
28.78"
(731.01mm)
29.23"
(742.44mm)
-0.45"
(-11.43mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1931 1988
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1928 1993
Dec 1931–Oct 1932
11-Month
31.18"
(791.97mm)
30.33"
(770.38mm)
0.85"
(21.59mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1931 1988
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1928 1993
Nov 1931–Oct 1932
12-Month
36.93"
(938.02mm)
32.07"
(814.58mm)
4.86"
(123.44mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1931 1956
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 1993
May 1931–Oct 1932
18-Month
58.75"
(1,492.25mm)
54.47"
(1,383.54mm)
4.28"
(108.71mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1931 1956
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1919 2019
Nov 1930–Oct 1932
24-Month
66.08"
(1,678.43mm)
64.23"
(1,631.44mm)
1.85"
(46.99mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1931 1956
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1920 1993
Nov 1929–Oct 1932
36-Month
91.05"
(2,312.67mm)
96.34"
(2,447.04mm)
-5.29"
(-134.37mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1931 1957
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1929 2010
Nov 1928–Oct 1932
48-Month
123.56"
(3,138.42mm)
128.36"
(3,260.34mm)
-4.80"
(-121.92mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1931 1958
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 2010
Nov 1927–Oct 1932
60-Month
156.37"
(3,971.80mm)
160.34"
(4,072.64mm)
-3.97"
(-100.84mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1931 1956
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1923 2010

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, Precipitation, published September 2022, retrieved on September 24, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/