Climate at a Glance

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Iowa

Precipitation Rankings, October 1954

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
October 1954
1-Month
4.16"
(105.66mm)
2.29"
(58.17mm)
1.87"
(47.49mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1953 1952
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 2009
Sep–Oct 1954
2-Month
6.35"
(161.29mm)
5.96"
(151.38mm)
0.39"
(9.91mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1953 1952
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1941
Aug–Oct 1954
3-Month
13.43"
(341.12mm)
9.80"
(248.92mm)
3.63"
(92.20mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1953 1953
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 2018
Jul–Oct 1954
4-Month
15.23"
(386.84mm)
13.66"
(346.96mm)
1.57"
(39.88mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1953 1953, 1976
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1993
Jun–Oct 1954
5-Month
21.63"
(549.40mm)
18.29"
(464.57mm)
3.34"
(84.83mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1953 1976
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1993
May–Oct 1954
6-Month
25.43"
(645.92mm)
22.33"
(567.18mm)
3.10"
(78.74mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1953 1976
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1993
Apr–Oct 1954
7-Month
29.80"
(756.92mm)
25.28"
(642.11mm)
4.52"
(114.81mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1953 1988
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1993
Mar–Oct 1954
8-Month
31.55"
(801.37mm)
27.23"
(691.64mm)
4.32"
(109.73mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1953 1988
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1993
Feb–Oct 1954
9-Month
32.98"
(837.69mm)
28.25"
(717.55mm)
4.73"
(120.14mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1953 1988
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1993
Jan–Oct 1954
10-Month
33.22"
(843.79mm)
29.23"
(742.44mm)
3.99"
(101.35mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1953 1988
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1993
Dec 1953–Oct 1954
11-Month
34.56"
(877.82mm)
30.33"
(770.38mm)
4.23"
(107.44mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1953 1988
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1993
Nov 1953–Oct 1954
12-Month
35.89"
(911.61mm)
32.07"
(814.58mm)
3.82"
(97.03mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1953 1956
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1993
Ties: 1992
May 1953–Oct 1954
18-Month
50.53"
(1,283.46mm)
54.47"
(1,383.54mm)
-3.94"
(-100.08mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1953 1956
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2019
Nov 1952–Oct 1954
24-Month
62.92"
(1,598.17mm)
64.23"
(1,631.44mm)
-1.31"
(-33.27mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1953 1956
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1993
Nov 1951–Oct 1954
36-Month
90.78"
(2,305.81mm)
96.34"
(2,447.04mm)
-5.56"
(-141.23mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1950 1957
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 2010
Nov 1950–Oct 1954
48-Month
131.81"
(3,347.97mm)
128.36"
(3,260.34mm)
3.45"
(87.63mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1953 1958
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2010
Nov 1949–Oct 1954
60-Month
161.10"
(4,091.94mm)
160.34"
(4,072.64mm)
0.76"
(19.30mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1953 1956
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2010

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, Precipitation, published September 2022, retrieved on September 26, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/