Climate at a Glance

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Kansas

Precipitation Rankings, December 1956

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1956
1-Month
0.46"
(11.68mm)
0.85"
(21.59mm)
-0.39"
(-9.91mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1955 1976
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1913
Ties: 1921, 1978
Nov–Dec 1956
2-Month
1.28"
(32.51mm)
2.20"
(55.88mm)
-0.92"
(-23.37mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1955 1976
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1953 1909
Ties: 1896
Oct–Dec 1956
3-Month
2.72"
(69.09mm)
4.20"
(106.68mm)
-1.48"
(-37.59mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1955 1910
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1998
Sep–Dec 1956
4-Month
3.01"
(76.45mm)
7.02"
(178.31mm)
-4.01"
(-101.86mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1950 1939
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1973
Aug–Dec 1956
5-Month
4.83"
(122.68mm)
10.12"
(257.05mm)
-5.29"
(-134.37mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1956
125th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1973
Jul–Dec 1956
6-Month
7.96"
(202.18mm)
13.47"
(342.14mm)
-5.51"
(-139.96mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1939 1939
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1973
Jun–Dec 1956
7-Month
10.20"
(259.08mm)
17.48"
(443.99mm)
-7.28"
(-184.91mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1952 1952
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1951
May–Dec 1956
8-Month
12.66"
(321.56mm)
21.33"
(541.78mm)
-8.67"
(-220.22mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1952 2012
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1951
Apr–Dec 1956
9-Month
13.85"
(351.79mm)
23.81"
(604.77mm)
-9.96"
(-252.98mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1956
125th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1951
Mar–Dec 1956
10-Month
14.19"
(360.43mm)
25.50"
(647.70mm)
-11.31"
(-287.27mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1956
125th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1951
Feb–Dec 1956
11-Month
14.69"
(373.13mm)
26.39"
(670.31mm)
-11.70"
(-297.18mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1956
125th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1951
Jan–Dec 1956
12-Month
15.34"
(389.64mm)
27.06"
(687.32mm)
-11.72"
(-297.68mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1956
125th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1951
Jul 1955–Dec 1956
18-Month
24.21"
(614.93mm)
40.56"
(1,030.22mm)
-16.35"
(-415.29mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1956
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1993
Jan 1955–Dec 1956
24-Month
37.23"
(945.64mm)
54.14"
(1,375.16mm)
-16.91"
(-429.52mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1956
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1993
Jan 1954–Dec 1956
36-Month
56.75"
(1,441.45mm)
81.17"
(2,061.72mm)
-24.42"
(-620.27mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1956
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1951
Jan 1953–Dec 1956
48-Month
77.34"
(1,964.44mm)
108.18"
(2,747.77mm)
-30.84"
(-783.33mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1956
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2019
Jan 1952–Dec 1956
60-Month
95.87"
(2,435.10mm)
135.15"
(3,432.81mm)
-39.28"
(-997.71mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1956
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published August 2020, retrieved on August 7, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/