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Colorado, Climate Division 3. Kansas Drainage

Precipitation Rankings, December 1956

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1956
1-Month
0.36"
(9.14mm)
0.41"
(10.41mm)
-0.05"
(-1.27mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1955 1905, 1928
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 1913
Ties: 1938, 1951
Nov–Dec 1956
2-Month
2.14"
(54.36mm)
0.98"
(24.89mm)
1.16"
(29.47mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1955 1996
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1946
Oct–Dec 1956
3-Month
2.56"
(65.02mm)
1.93"
(49.02mm)
0.63"
(16.00mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1955 1910
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1953 1908
Sep–Dec 1956
4-Month
2.83"
(71.88mm)
3.20"
(81.28mm)
-0.37"
(-9.40mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1955 1900
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1953 1942
Aug–Dec 1956
5-Month
4.91"
(124.71mm)
5.48"
(139.19mm)
-0.57"
(-14.48mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1955 1964
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 1942
Ties: 1984
Jul–Dec 1956
6-Month
8.23"
(209.04mm)
8.26"
(209.80mm)
-0.03"
(-0.76mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1955 1964
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1941
Jun–Dec 1956
7-Month
9.51"
(241.55mm)
10.95"
(278.13mm)
-1.44"
(-36.58mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1955 1964
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1965
May–Dec 1956
8-Month
11.08"
(281.43mm)
13.71"
(348.23mm)
-2.63"
(-66.80mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1955 2012
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1923
Apr–Dec 1956
9-Month
11.48"
(291.59mm)
15.39"
(390.91mm)
-3.91"
(-99.32mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1955 1934
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 1915
Mar–Dec 1956
10-Month
12.05"
(306.07mm)
16.31"
(414.27mm)
-4.26"
(-108.20mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1955 1934
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 1915
Feb–Dec 1956
11-Month
12.29"
(312.17mm)
16.72"
(424.69mm)
-4.43"
(-112.52mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1955 1934
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 1915
Jan–Dec 1956
12-Month
12.81"
(325.37mm)
17.06"
(433.32mm)
-4.25"
(-107.95mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1955 1934
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 1915
Jul 1955–Dec 1956
18-Month
17.08"
(433.83mm)
25.29"
(642.37mm)
-8.21"
(-208.54mm)
2nd Driest Driest to Date 1976
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1942
Jan 1955–Dec 1956
24-Month
24.84"
(630.94mm)
34.13"
(866.90mm)
-9.29"
(-235.96mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1955 1955
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1942
Jan 1954–Dec 1956
36-Month
35.47"
(900.94mm)
51.15"
(1,299.21mm)
-15.68"
(-398.27mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1956
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1906
Jan 1953–Dec 1956
48-Month
50.44"
(1,281.18mm)
68.17"
(1,731.52mm)
-17.73"
(-450.34mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1956
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1944
Jan 1952–Dec 1956
60-Month
63.86"
(1,622.04mm)
85.19"
(2,163.83mm)
-21.33"
(-541.79mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1956
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1945

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Divisional Time Series, published October 2020, retrieved on October 23, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/