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Colorado, Climate Division 3. Kansas Drainage

Precipitation Rankings, December 1996

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1996
1-Month
0.04"
(1.02mm)
0.41"
(10.41mm)
-0.37"
(-9.39mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1995 1905, 1928
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1994 1913
Ties: 1946, 1949
Nov–Dec 1996
2-Month
0.14"
(3.56mm)
0.98"
(24.89mm)
-0.84"
(-21.33mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1996
125th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1946
Oct–Dec 1996
3-Month
0.34"
(8.64mm)
1.93"
(49.02mm)
-1.59"
(-40.38mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1910 1910
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1908
Sep–Dec 1996
4-Month
2.95"
(74.93mm)
3.20"
(81.28mm)
-0.25"
(-6.35mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1995 1900
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1994 1942
Ties: 1958
Aug–Dec 1996
5-Month
6.48"
(164.59mm)
5.48"
(139.19mm)
1.00"
(25.40mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1995 1964
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1993 1942
Ties: 1991
Jul–Dec 1996
6-Month
10.46"
(265.68mm)
8.26"
(209.80mm)
2.20"
(55.88mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1995 1964
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1993 1941
Jun–Dec 1996
7-Month
12.67"
(321.82mm)
10.95"
(278.13mm)
1.72"
(43.69mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1995 1964
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1993 1965
May–Dec 1996
8-Month
17.03"
(432.56mm)
13.71"
(348.23mm)
3.32"
(84.33mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1995 2012
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1991 1923
Apr–Dec 1996
9-Month
18.04"
(458.22mm)
15.39"
(390.91mm)
2.65"
(67.31mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1994 1934
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1915
Mar–Dec 1996
10-Month
18.71"
(475.23mm)
16.31"
(414.27mm)
2.40"
(60.96mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1994 1934
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1915
Feb–Dec 1996
11-Month
18.78"
(477.01mm)
16.72"
(424.69mm)
2.06"
(52.32mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1994 1934
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1915
Jan–Dec 1996
12-Month
19.16"
(486.66mm)
17.06"
(433.32mm)
2.10"
(53.34mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1994 1934
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1915
Jul 1995–Dec 1996
18-Month
25.64"
(651.26mm)
25.29"
(642.37mm)
0.35"
(8.89mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1990 1976
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1942
Jan 1995–Dec 1996
24-Month
39.89"
(1,013.21mm)
34.13"
(866.90mm)
5.76"
(146.31mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1995 1955
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1942
Jan 1994–Dec 1996
36-Month
55.57"
(1,411.48mm)
51.15"
(1,299.21mm)
4.42"
(112.27mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1995 1956
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1993 1906
Jan 1993–Dec 1996
48-Month
73.93"
(1,877.82mm)
68.17"
(1,731.52mm)
5.76"
(146.30mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1995 1956
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1993 1944
Jan 1992–Dec 1996
60-Month
92.39"
(2,346.71mm)
85.19"
(2,163.83mm)
7.20"
(182.88mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1994 1956
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1945

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Divisional Time Series, published October 2020, retrieved on October 21, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/