Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Kansas

Precipitation Rankings, May 1953

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1953
1-Month
2.55"
(64.77mm)
3.85"
(97.79mm)
-1.30"
(-33.02mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1952 1966
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2019
Apr–May 1953
2-Month
4.30"
(109.22mm)
6.33"
(160.78mm)
-2.03"
(-51.56mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1948 1966
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2019
Ties: 1932
Mar–May 1953
3-Month
6.25"
(158.75mm)
8.02"
(203.71mm)
-1.77"
(-44.96mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1950 1966
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2019
Feb–May 1953
4-Month
6.91"
(175.51mm)
8.91"
(226.31mm)
-2.00"
(-50.80mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1950 1966
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2019
Ties: 1921
Jan–May 1953
5-Month
7.10"
(180.34mm)
9.58"
(243.33mm)
-2.48"
(-62.99mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1950 1966
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2019
Dec 1952–May 1953
6-Month
7.95"
(201.93mm)
10.43"
(264.92mm)
-2.48"
(-62.99mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1950 1956
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2019
Nov 1952–May 1953
7-Month
9.62"
(244.35mm)
11.78"
(299.21mm)
-2.16"
(-54.86mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1950 1956
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1973
Oct 1952–May 1953
8-Month
9.64"
(244.86mm)
13.76"
(349.50mm)
-4.12"
(-104.64mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1950 1956
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2019
Sep 1952–May 1953
9-Month
10.22"
(259.59mm)
16.62"
(422.15mm)
-6.40"
(-162.56mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1953
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2019
Aug 1952–May 1953
10-Month
13.44"
(341.38mm)
19.73"
(501.14mm)
-6.29"
(-159.76mm)
2nd Driest Driest to Date 1956
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2019
Jul 1952–May 1953
11-Month
15.74"
(399.80mm)
23.08"
(586.23mm)
-7.34"
(-186.43mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1917 1956
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2019
Jun 1952–May 1953
12-Month
16.64"
(422.66mm)
27.08"
(687.83mm)
-10.44"
(-265.17mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1953
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2019
Dec 1951–May 1953
18-Month
25.90"
(657.86mm)
37.51"
(952.75mm)
-11.61"
(-294.89mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1937 1937
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1974
Jun 1951–May 1953
24-Month
53.64"
(1,362.46mm)
54.17"
(1,375.92mm)
-0.53"
(-13.46mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1948 1954
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1994
Jun 1950–May 1953
36-Month
86.45"
(2,195.83mm)
81.15"
(2,061.21mm)
5.30"
(134.62mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1950 1955
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1995
Jun 1949–May 1953
48-Month
110.98"
(2,818.89mm)
108.10"
(2,745.74mm)
2.88"
(73.15mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1950 1956
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1945
Jun 1948–May 1953
60-Month
144.41"
(3,668.01mm)
135.02"
(3,429.51mm)
9.39"
(238.50mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1951 1957
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published August 2019, retrieved on August 21, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/