Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Kansas

Precipitation Rankings, January 1940

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1940
1-Month
0.80"
(20.32mm)
0.67"
(17.02mm)
0.13"
(3.30mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1939 1986
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1949
Dec 1939–Jan 1940
2-Month
1.58"
(40.13mm)
1.52"
(38.61mm)
0.06"
(1.52mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1939 1923
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1985
Nov 1939–Jan 1940
3-Month
2.28"
(57.91mm)
2.86"
(72.64mm)
-0.58"
(-14.73mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1939 2018
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1910
Oct 1939–Jan 1940
4-Month
2.80"
(71.12mm)
4.84"
(122.94mm)
-2.04"
(-51.82mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1939 1911
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1999
Sep 1939–Jan 1940
5-Month
3.10"
(78.74mm)
7.71"
(195.83mm)
-4.61"
(-117.09mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1940
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1974
Aug 1939–Jan 1940
6-Month
6.37"
(161.80mm)
10.82"
(274.83mm)
-4.45"
(-113.03mm)
2nd Driest Driest to Date 1957
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1974
Jul 1939–Jan 1940
7-Month
7.68"
(195.07mm)
14.17"
(359.92mm)
-6.49"
(-164.85mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1940
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1974
Jun 1939–Jan 1940
8-Month
12.11"
(307.59mm)
18.17"
(461.52mm)
-6.06"
(-153.93mm)
6th Driest Driest to Date 1953
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1952
May 1939–Jan 1940
9-Month
14.44"
(366.78mm)
22.02"
(559.31mm)
-7.58"
(-192.53mm)
5th Driest Driest to Date 1953
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1952
Apr 1939–Jan 1940
10-Month
16.23"
(412.24mm)
24.53"
(623.06mm)
-8.30"
(-210.82mm)
5th Driest Driest to Date 1957
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1952
Mar 1939–Jan 1940
11-Month
17.97"
(456.44mm)
26.19"
(665.23mm)
-8.22"
(-208.79mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1911 1957
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1952
Feb 1939–Jan 1940
12-Month
19.17"
(486.92mm)
27.08"
(687.83mm)
-7.91"
(-200.91mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1937 1957
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1952
Aug 1938–Jan 1940
18-Month
26.32"
(668.53mm)
37.88"
(962.15mm)
-11.56"
(-293.62mm)
2nd Driest Driest to Date 1957
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1974
Feb 1938–Jan 1940
24-Month
45.88"
(1,165.35mm)
54.12"
(1,374.65mm)
-8.24"
(-209.30mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1938 1957
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1994
Feb 1937–Jan 1940
36-Month
65.26"
(1,657.60mm)
81.13"
(2,060.70mm)
-15.87"
(-403.10mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1939 1957
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1936 2010
Feb 1936–Jan 1940
48-Month
83.72"
(2,126.49mm)
108.08"
(2,745.23mm)
-24.36"
(-618.74mm)
3rd Driest Driest to Date 1957
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1952
Feb 1935–Jan 1940
60-Month
110.70"
(2,811.78mm)
135.01"
(3,429.25mm)
-24.31"
(-617.47mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1938 1957
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1962

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 15, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/