Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Kansas

Precipitation Rankings, April 1940

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1940
1-Month
2.76"
(70.10mm)
2.48"
(62.99mm)
0.28"
(7.11mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1939 1989
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1930 1944
Ties: 1917, 2015
Mar–Apr 1940
2-Month
4.02"
(102.11mm)
4.17"
(105.92mm)
-0.15"
(-3.81mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1939 1936
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1973
Feb–Apr 1940
3-Month
4.93"
(125.22mm)
5.06"
(128.52mm)
-0.13"
(-3.30mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1939 1936
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1973
Jan–Apr 1940
4-Month
5.73"
(145.54mm)
5.73"
(145.54mm)
0.00"
(0.00mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1939 1936
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1973
Dec 1939–Apr 1940
5-Month
6.51"
(165.35mm)
6.58"
(167.13mm)
-0.07"
(-1.78mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1939 1936
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1929 1973
Nov 1939–Apr 1940
6-Month
7.21"
(183.13mm)
7.93"
(201.42mm)
-0.72"
(-18.29mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1939 1956
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1932 1973
Oct 1939–Apr 1940
7-Month
7.73"
(196.34mm)
9.90"
(251.46mm)
-2.17"
(-55.12mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1939 1956
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1973
Sep 1939–Apr 1940
8-Month
8.03"
(203.96mm)
12.77"
(324.36mm)
-4.74"
(-120.40mm)
4th Driest Driest to Date 1996
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1973
Aug 1939–Apr 1940
9-Month
11.30"
(287.02mm)
15.88"
(403.35mm)
-4.58"
(-116.33mm)
6th Driest Driest to Date 1989
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1973
Jul 1939–Apr 1940
10-Month
12.61"
(320.29mm)
19.23"
(488.44mm)
-6.62"
(-168.15mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1917 1956
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1973
Jun 1939–Apr 1940
11-Month
17.04"
(432.82mm)
23.23"
(590.04mm)
-6.19"
(-157.22mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1937 1953
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1952
May 1939–Apr 1940
12-Month
19.37"
(492.00mm)
27.08"
(687.83mm)
-7.71"
(-195.83mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1935 1953
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1952
Nov 1938–Apr 1940
18-Month
26.36"
(669.54mm)
35.01"
(889.25mm)
-8.65"
(-219.71mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1937 1957
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1974
May 1938–Apr 1940
24-Month
45.24"
(1,149.10mm)
54.16"
(1,375.66mm)
-8.92"
(-226.56mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1938 1954
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1994
May 1937–Apr 1940
36-Month
67.10"
(1,704.34mm)
81.19"
(2,062.23mm)
-14.09"
(-357.89mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1937 1955
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1999
May 1936–Apr 1940
48-Month
87.20"
(2,214.88mm)
108.13"
(2,746.50mm)
-20.93"
(-531.62mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1938 1956
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1945
May 1935–Apr 1940
60-Month
113.02"
(2,870.71mm)
135.04"
(3,430.02mm)
-22.02"
(-559.31mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1939 1957
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 1997

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 18, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/