Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Kansas

Precipitation Rankings, May 1898

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1898
1-Month
6.43"
(163.32mm)
3.85"
(97.79mm)
2.58"
(65.53mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1897 1966
10th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Ties: 1981
Apr–May 1898
2-Month
9.15"
(232.41mm)
6.33"
(160.78mm)
2.82"
(71.63mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1897 1966
13th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Mar–May 1898
3-Month
10.56"
(268.22mm)
8.02"
(203.71mm)
2.54"
(64.51mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1897 1966
21st Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Feb–May 1898
4-Month
11.50"
(292.10mm)
8.91"
(226.31mm)
2.59"
(65.79mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1897 1966
21st Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Jan–May 1898
5-Month
12.97"
(329.44mm)
9.58"
(243.33mm)
3.39"
(86.11mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1897 1966
18th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Dec 1897–May 1898
6-Month
13.72"
(348.49mm)
10.43"
(264.92mm)
3.29"
(83.57mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1897 1956
19th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Ties: 1999
Nov 1897–May 1898
7-Month
13.99"
(355.35mm)
11.78"
(299.21mm)
2.21"
(56.14mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1897 1956
27th Wettest Wettest to Date 1973
Oct 1897–May 1898
8-Month
16.50"
(419.10mm)
13.76"
(349.50mm)
2.74"
(69.60mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1897 1956
27th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Sep 1897–May 1898
9-Month
17.97"
(456.44mm)
16.62"
(422.15mm)
1.35"
(34.29mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1897 1953
40th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Aug 1897–May 1898
10-Month
21.35"
(542.29mm)
19.73"
(501.14mm)
1.62"
(41.15mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1897 1956
37th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Jul 1897–May 1898
11-Month
24.21"
(614.93mm)
23.08"
(586.23mm)
1.13"
(28.70mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1897 1956
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 2019
Ties: 1943
Jun 1897–May 1898
12-Month
27.80"
(706.12mm)
27.08"
(687.83mm)
0.72"
(18.29mm)
69th Driest Driest to Date 1953
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 2019
Dec 1896–May 1898
18-Month
38.25"
(971.55mm)
37.51"
(952.75mm)
0.74"
(18.80mm)
65th Driest Driest to Date 1937
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1974
Jun 1896–May 1898
24-Month
55.70"
(1,414.78mm)
54.17"
(1,375.92mm)
1.53"
(38.86mm)
70th Driest Driest to Date 1954
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1994
Ties: 2005
Jun 1895–May 1898
36-Month
85.47"
(2,170.94mm)
81.15"
(2,061.21mm)
4.32"
(109.73mm)
80th Driest Driest to Date 1955
43rd Wettest Wettest to Date 1995

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/