Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Iowa

Precipitation Rankings, October 1936

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
October 1936
1-Month
1.60"
(40.64mm)
2.29"
(58.17mm)
-0.69"
(-17.53mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1934 1952
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1935 2009
Sep–Oct 1936
2-Month
8.59"
(218.19mm)
5.96"
(151.38mm)
2.63"
(66.81mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1935 1952
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1931 1941
Aug–Oct 1936
3-Month
12.08"
(306.83mm)
9.80"
(248.92mm)
2.28"
(57.91mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1935 1953
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1931 2018
Jul–Oct 1936
4-Month
12.64"
(321.06mm)
13.66"
(346.96mm)
-1.02"
(-25.90mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1935 1953, 1976
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1934 1993
Jun–Oct 1936
5-Month
15.50"
(393.70mm)
18.29"
(464.57mm)
-2.79"
(-70.87mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1933 1976
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 1993
Ties: 1917
May–Oct 1936
6-Month
18.28"
(464.31mm)
22.33"
(567.18mm)
-4.05"
(-102.87mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1934 1976
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 1993
Ties: 1922
Apr–Oct 1936
7-Month
19.36"
(491.74mm)
25.28"
(642.11mm)
-5.92"
(-150.37mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1934 1988
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 1993
Ties: 1948
Mar–Oct 1936
8-Month
20.38"
(517.65mm)
27.23"
(691.64mm)
-6.85"
(-173.99mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1934 1988
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1935 1993
Feb–Oct 1936
9-Month
21.71"
(551.43mm)
28.25"
(717.55mm)
-6.54"
(-166.12mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1934 1988
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1935 1993
Jan–Oct 1936
10-Month
23.37"
(593.60mm)
29.23"
(742.44mm)
-5.86"
(-148.84mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1934 1988
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 1993
Dec 1935–Oct 1936
11-Month
24.31"
(617.47mm)
30.33"
(770.38mm)
-6.02"
(-152.91mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1934 1988
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 1993
Nov 1935–Oct 1936
12-Month
27.00"
(685.80mm)
32.07"
(814.58mm)
-5.07"
(-128.78mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1934 1956
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 1993
May 1935–Oct 1936
18-Month
50.28"
(1,277.11mm)
54.47"
(1,383.54mm)
-4.19"
(-106.43mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1934 1956
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 2019
Nov 1934–Oct 1936
24-Month
61.41"
(1,559.81mm)
64.23"
(1,631.44mm)
-2.82"
(-71.63mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1935 1956
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1933 1993
Nov 1933–Oct 1936
36-Month
83.97"
(2,132.84mm)
96.34"
(2,447.04mm)
-12.37"
(-314.20mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1935 1957
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1934 2010
Nov 1932–Oct 1936
48-Month
110.02"
(2,794.51mm)
128.36"
(3,260.34mm)
-18.34"
(-465.83mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1936 1958
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1935 2010
Nov 1931–Oct 1936
60-Month
146.95"
(3,732.53mm)
160.34"
(4,072.64mm)
-13.39"
(-340.11mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1934 1956
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 2010

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, Precipitation, published September 2022, retrieved on September 29, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/