Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Kansas

Precipitation Rankings, May 1971

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1971
1-Month
4.12"
(104.65mm)
3.85"
(97.79mm)
0.27"
(6.86mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1970 1966
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2019
Apr–May 1971
2-Month
5.97"
(151.64mm)
6.33"
(160.78mm)
-0.36"
(-9.14mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1968 1966
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2019
Mar–May 1971
3-Month
6.40"
(162.56mm)
8.02"
(203.71mm)
-1.62"
(-41.15mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1968 1966
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2019
Ties: 1968
Feb–May 1971
4-Month
8.26"
(209.80mm)
8.91"
(226.31mm)
-0.65"
(-16.51mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1970 1966
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2019
Jan–May 1971
5-Month
9.21"
(233.93mm)
9.58"
(243.33mm)
-0.37"
(-9.40mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1970 1966
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2019
Dec 1970–May 1971
6-Month
9.62"
(244.35mm)
10.43"
(264.92mm)
-0.81"
(-20.57mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1970 1956
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2019
Nov 1970–May 1971
7-Month
10.01"
(254.25mm)
11.78"
(299.21mm)
-1.77"
(-44.96mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1970 1956
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1973
Oct 1970–May 1971
8-Month
11.97"
(304.04mm)
13.76"
(349.50mm)
-1.79"
(-45.46mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1968 1956
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2019
Ties: 1906
Sep 1970–May 1971
9-Month
17.09"
(434.09mm)
16.62"
(422.15mm)
0.47"
(11.94mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1970 1953
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2019
Ties: 1912
Aug 1970–May 1971
10-Month
19.15"
(486.41mm)
19.73"
(501.14mm)
-0.58"
(-14.73mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1968 1956
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2019
Jul 1970–May 1971
11-Month
20.74"
(526.80mm)
23.08"
(586.23mm)
-2.34"
(-59.43mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1968 1956
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2019
Jun 1970–May 1971
12-Month
25.10"
(637.54mm)
27.08"
(687.83mm)
-1.98"
(-50.29mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1967 1953
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2019
Ties: 1899
Dec 1969–May 1971
18-Month
34.08"
(865.63mm)
37.51"
(952.75mm)
-3.43"
(-87.12mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1967 1937
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1974
Jun 1969–May 1971
24-Month
53.14"
(1,349.76mm)
54.17"
(1,375.92mm)
-1.03"
(-26.16mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1968 1954
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1994
Jun 1968–May 1971
36-Month
83.95"
(2,132.33mm)
81.15"
(2,061.21mm)
2.80"
(71.12mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1969 1955
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1995
Jun 1967–May 1971
48-Month
112.82"
(2,865.63mm)
108.10"
(2,745.74mm)
4.72"
(119.89mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1970 1956
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1963 1945
Ties: 1989
Jun 1966–May 1971
60-Month
133.67"
(3,395.22mm)
135.02"
(3,429.51mm)
-1.35"
(-34.29mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1969 1957
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 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/