SIOUX CITY, Iowa (AP) — Records say June's rainfall was the highest ever recorded for a single month in Sioux City.
The Sioux City Journal says (http://bit.ly/1z4Owwx ) 16.65 inches was reported at the airport, swamping the May 1903 record of 11.78 inches.
Farmers near Smithland and Oto have said their gauges recorded 20 to 22 inches of rain last month.
The state's rain record for a single month belongs to Red Oak in southwest Iowa. It recorded 22.18 inches of rain in June 1967.
Information from: Sioux City Journal, http://www.siouxcityjournal.com