Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Kansas

Precipitation Rankings, May 1938

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1938
1-Month
7.22"
(183.39mm)
3.85"
(97.79mm)
3.37"
(85.60mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1937 1966
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 2019
Apr–May 1938
2-Month
9.65"
(245.11mm)
6.33"
(160.78mm)
3.32"
(84.33mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1937 1966
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 2019
Mar–May 1938
3-Month
11.64"
(295.66mm)
8.02"
(203.71mm)
3.62"
(91.95mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1937 1966
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1922 2019
Feb–May 1938
4-Month
12.79"
(324.87mm)
8.91"
(226.31mm)
3.88"
(98.56mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1937 1966
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1922 2019
Jan–May 1938
5-Month
13.17"
(334.52mm)
9.58"
(243.33mm)
3.59"
(91.19mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1937 1966
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1922 2019
Dec 1937–May 1938
6-Month
13.64"
(346.46mm)
10.43"
(264.92mm)
3.21"
(81.54mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1937 1956
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1922 2019
Nov 1937–May 1938
7-Month
14.23"
(361.44mm)
11.78"
(299.21mm)
2.45"
(62.23mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1937 1956
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1929 1973
Oct 1937–May 1938
8-Month
15.67"
(398.02mm)
13.76"
(349.50mm)
1.91"
(48.52mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1937 1956
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 2019
Sep 1937–May 1938
9-Month
17.68"
(449.07mm)
16.62"
(422.15mm)
1.06"
(26.92mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1937 1953
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 2019
Aug 1937–May 1938
10-Month
19.66"
(499.36mm)
19.73"
(501.14mm)
-0.07"
(-1.78mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1937 1956
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 2019
Ties: 1935, 2001
Jul 1937–May 1938
11-Month
22.79"
(578.87mm)
23.08"
(586.23mm)
-0.29"
(-7.36mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1937 1956
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 2019
Jun 1937–May 1938
12-Month
26.11"
(663.19mm)
27.08"
(687.83mm)
-0.97"
(-24.64mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1937 1953
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1931 2019
Dec 1936–May 1938
18-Month
34.52"
(876.81mm)
37.51"
(952.75mm)
-2.99"
(-75.94mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1937 1937
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1931 1974
Jun 1936–May 1938
24-Month
44.34"
(1,126.24mm)
54.17"
(1,375.92mm)
-9.83"
(-249.68mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1937 1954
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1936 1994
Jun 1935–May 1938
36-Month
67.65"
(1,718.31mm)
81.15"
(2,061.21mm)
-13.50"
(-342.90mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1937 1955
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1933 1995
Jun 1934–May 1938
48-Month
91.19"
(2,316.23mm)
108.10"
(2,745.74mm)
-16.91"
(-429.51mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1937 1956
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1934 1945
Jun 1933–May 1938
60-Month
110.81"
(2,814.57mm)
135.02"
(3,429.51mm)
-24.21"
(-614.94mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1937 1957
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1936 2019

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/