Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Kansas

Precipitation Rankings, May 1897

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1897
1-Month
2.20"
(55.88mm)
3.85"
(97.79mm)
-1.65"
(-41.91mm)
12th Driest Driest to Date 1966
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 2019
Ties: 1942
Apr–May 1897
2-Month
6.03"
(153.16mm)
6.33"
(160.78mm)
-0.30"
(-7.62mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1895 1966
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 2019
Mar–May 1897
3-Month
7.91"
(200.91mm)
8.02"
(203.71mm)
-0.11"
(-2.80mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1895 1966
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 2019
Feb–May 1897
4-Month
9.04"
(229.62mm)
8.91"
(226.31mm)
0.13"
(3.31mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1895 1966
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 2019
Jan–May 1897
5-Month
10.00"
(254.00mm)
9.58"
(243.33mm)
0.42"
(10.67mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1896 1966
53rd Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Ties: 2009
Dec 1896–May 1897
6-Month
10.45"
(265.43mm)
10.43"
(264.92mm)
0.02"
(0.51mm)
64th Driest Driest to Date 1956
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1896 2019
Nov 1896–May 1897
7-Month
11.28"
(286.51mm)
11.78"
(299.21mm)
-0.50"
(-12.70mm)
59th Driest Driest to Date 1956
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 1973
Oct 1896–May 1897
8-Month
13.92"
(353.57mm)
13.76"
(349.50mm)
0.16"
(4.07mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1896 1956
56th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Ties: 1977
Sep 1896–May 1897
9-Month
16.90"
(429.26mm)
16.62"
(422.15mm)
0.28"
(7.11mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1896 1953
58th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Aug 1896–May 1897
10-Month
19.47"
(494.54mm)
19.73"
(501.14mm)
-0.26"
(-6.60mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1896 1956
62nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Jul 1896–May 1897
11-Month
23.84"
(605.54mm)
23.08"
(586.23mm)
0.76"
(19.31mm)
74th Driest Driest to Date 1956
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1896 2019
Jun 1896–May 1897
12-Month
27.90"
(708.66mm)
27.08"
(687.83mm)
0.82"
(20.83mm)
70th Driest Driest to Date 1953
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 2019
Dec 1895–May 1897
18-Month
39.11"
(993.39mm)
37.51"
(952.75mm)
1.60"
(40.64mm)
72nd Driest Driest to Date 1937
52nd Wettest Wettest to Date 1974
Jun 1895–May 1897
24-Month
57.67"
(1,464.82mm)
54.17"
(1,375.92mm)
3.50"
(88.90mm)
83rd Driest Driest to Date 1954
41st Wettest Wettest to Date 1994

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published August 2019, retrieved on August 22, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/