Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Kansas

Precipitation Rankings, August 1940

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1940
1-Month
4.02"
(102.11mm)
3.10"
(78.74mm)
0.92"
(23.37mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1939 1913
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1933 2019
Jul–Aug 1940
2-Month
5.72"
(145.29mm)
6.45"
(163.83mm)
-0.73"
(-18.54mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1939 1913
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1933 1950
Jun–Aug 1940
3-Month
8.26"
(209.80mm)
10.46"
(265.68mm)
-2.20"
(-55.88mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1936 1936
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1951
May–Aug 1940
4-Month
11.83"
(300.48mm)
14.31"
(363.47mm)
-2.48"
(-62.99mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1939 1913
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1951
Apr–Aug 1940
5-Month
14.59"
(370.59mm)
16.79"
(426.47mm)
-2.20"
(-55.88mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1939 1913
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1951
Mar–Aug 1940
6-Month
15.85"
(402.59mm)
18.48"
(469.39mm)
-2.63"
(-66.80mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1939 1936
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1951
Feb–Aug 1940
7-Month
16.76"
(425.70mm)
19.37"
(492.00mm)
-2.61"
(-66.30mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1939 1936
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1951
Jan–Aug 1940
8-Month
17.56"
(446.02mm)
20.04"
(509.02mm)
-2.48"
(-63.00mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1939 1936
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1951
Dec 1939–Aug 1940
9-Month
18.34"
(465.84mm)
20.89"
(530.61mm)
-2.55"
(-64.77mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1939 1936
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1993
Nov 1939–Aug 1940
10-Month
19.04"
(483.62mm)
22.23"
(564.64mm)
-3.19"
(-81.02mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1939 1913
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1993
Ties: 1930
Oct 1939–Aug 1940
11-Month
19.56"
(496.82mm)
24.21"
(614.93mm)
-4.65"
(-118.11mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1939 1934
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1938 2019
Sep 1939–Aug 1940
12-Month
19.86"
(504.44mm)
27.08"
(687.83mm)
-7.22"
(-183.39mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1936 1934
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2019
Mar 1939–Aug 1940
18-Month
34.73"
(882.14mm)
45.56"
(1,157.22mm)
-10.83"
(-275.08mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1937 1953
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1993
Sep 1938–Aug 1940
24-Month
40.71"
(1,034.03mm)
54.15"
(1,375.41mm)
-13.44"
(-341.38mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1934 1934
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1993
Sep 1937–Aug 1940
36-Month
67.53"
(1,715.26mm)
81.14"
(2,060.96mm)
-13.61"
(-345.70mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1936 1955
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1987
Sep 1936–Aug 1940
48-Month
90.94"
(2,309.88mm)
108.12"
(2,746.25mm)
-17.18"
(-436.37mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1939 1956
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 2019
Sep 1935–Aug 1940
60-Month
109.01"
(2,768.85mm)
135.06"
(3,430.52mm)
-26.05"
(-661.67mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1937 1956
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 11, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/