Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Kansas

Precipitation Rankings, December 1940

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1940
1-Month
1.00"
(25.40mm)
0.85"
(21.59mm)
0.15"
(3.81mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1939 1976
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1936 1913
Nov–Dec 1940
2-Month
3.57"
(90.68mm)
2.20"
(55.88mm)
1.37"
(34.80mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1939 1976
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1931 1909
Oct–Dec 1940
3-Month
4.57"
(116.08mm)
4.20"
(106.68mm)
0.37"
(9.40mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1939 1910
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 1998
Ties: 1960
Sep–Dec 1940
4-Month
7.01"
(178.05mm)
7.02"
(178.31mm)
-0.01"
(-0.26mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1939 1939
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1936 1973
Aug–Dec 1940
5-Month
11.03"
(280.16mm)
10.12"
(257.05mm)
0.91"
(23.11mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1939 1956
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1931 1973
Ties: 1993
Jul–Dec 1940
6-Month
12.73"
(323.34mm)
13.47"
(342.14mm)
-0.74"
(-18.80mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1939 1939
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1931 1973
Jun–Dec 1940
7-Month
15.27"
(387.86mm)
17.48"
(443.99mm)
-2.21"
(-56.13mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1939 1952
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1935 1951
Ties: 2000
May–Dec 1940
8-Month
18.84"
(478.54mm)
21.33"
(541.78mm)
-2.49"
(-63.24mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1939 2012
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1951
Apr–Dec 1940
9-Month
21.60"
(548.64mm)
23.81"
(604.77mm)
-2.21"
(-56.13mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1939 1956
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1951
Mar–Dec 1940
10-Month
22.86"
(580.64mm)
25.50"
(647.70mm)
-2.64"
(-67.06mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1939 1956
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1951
Feb–Dec 1940
11-Month
23.77"
(603.76mm)
26.39"
(670.31mm)
-2.62"
(-66.55mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1939 1956
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1951
Jan–Dec 1940
12-Month
24.57"
(624.08mm)
27.06"
(687.32mm)
-2.49"
(-63.24mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1939 1956
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1951
Jul 1939–Dec 1940
18-Month
31.45"
(798.83mm)
40.56"
(1,030.22mm)
-9.11"
(-231.39mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1939 1956
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1993
Jan 1939–Dec 1940
24-Month
43.73"
(1,110.74mm)
54.14"
(1,375.16mm)
-10.41"
(-264.42mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1937 1956
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1993
Jan 1938–Dec 1940
36-Month
70.03"
(1,778.76mm)
81.17"
(2,061.72mm)
-11.14"
(-282.96mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1939 1956
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1932 1951
Jan 1937–Dec 1940
48-Month
90.32"
(2,294.13mm)
108.18"
(2,747.77mm)
-17.86"
(-453.64mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1939 1956
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 2019
Jan 1936–Dec 1940
60-Month
108.16"
(2,747.26mm)
135.15"
(3,432.81mm)
-26.99"
(-685.55mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1937 1956
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2021, retrieved on January 18, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/