Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Kansas

Precipitation Rankings, May 1956

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1956
1-Month
2.46"
(62.48mm)
3.85"
(97.79mm)
-1.39"
(-35.31mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1952 1966
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2019
Apr–May 1956
2-Month
3.65"
(92.71mm)
6.33"
(160.78mm)
-2.68"
(-68.07mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1926 1966
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2019
Mar–May 1956
3-Month
3.99"
(101.35mm)
8.02"
(203.71mm)
-4.03"
(-102.36mm)
2nd Driest Driest to Date 1966
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2019
Feb–May 1956
4-Month
4.49"
(114.05mm)
8.91"
(226.31mm)
-4.42"
(-112.26mm)
2nd Driest Driest to Date 1966
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2019
Jan–May 1956
5-Month
5.14"
(130.56mm)
9.58"
(243.33mm)
-4.44"
(-112.77mm)
3rd Driest Driest to Date 1966
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2019
Dec 1955–May 1956
6-Month
5.36"
(136.14mm)
10.43"
(264.92mm)
-5.07"
(-128.78mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1956
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2019
Nov 1955–May 1956
7-Month
5.46"
(138.68mm)
11.78"
(299.21mm)
-6.32"
(-160.53mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1956
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1973
Oct 1955–May 1956
8-Month
6.89"
(175.01mm)
13.76"
(349.50mm)
-6.87"
(-174.49mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1956
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2019
Sep 1955–May 1956
9-Month
10.76"
(273.30mm)
16.62"
(422.15mm)
-5.86"
(-148.85mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1953 1953
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2019
Aug 1955–May 1956
10-Month
12.33"
(313.18mm)
19.73"
(501.14mm)
-7.40"
(-187.96mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1956
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2019
Jul 1955–May 1956
11-Month
14.01"
(355.85mm)
23.08"
(586.23mm)
-9.07"
(-230.38mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1956
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2019
Jun 1955–May 1956
12-Month
17.76"
(451.10mm)
27.08"
(687.83mm)
-9.32"
(-236.73mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1953 1953
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2019
Dec 1954–May 1956
18-Month
27.54"
(699.52mm)
37.51"
(952.75mm)
-9.97"
(-253.23mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1953 1937
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1974
Jun 1954–May 1956
24-Month
38.88"
(987.55mm)
54.17"
(1,375.92mm)
-15.29"
(-388.37mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1954 1954
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1994
Jun 1953–May 1956
36-Month
60.04"
(1,525.02mm)
81.15"
(2,061.21mm)
-21.11"
(-536.19mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1955 1955
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1995
Jun 1952–May 1956
48-Month
76.68"
(1,947.67mm)
108.10"
(2,745.74mm)
-31.42"
(-798.07mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1956
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1945
Jun 1951–May 1956
60-Month
113.68"
(2,887.47mm)
135.02"
(3,429.51mm)
-21.34"
(-542.04mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1941 1957
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published August 2019, retrieved on August 24, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/