Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Kansas

Precipitation Rankings, December 1972

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1972
1-Month
1.10"
(27.94mm)
0.85"
(21.59mm)
0.25"
(6.35mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1970 1976
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1913
Nov–Dec 1972
2-Month
4.29"
(108.97mm)
2.20"
(55.88mm)
2.09"
(53.09mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1971 1976
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1931 1909
Oct–Dec 1972
3-Month
5.93"
(150.62mm)
4.20"
(106.68mm)
1.73"
(43.94mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1970 1910
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1998
Sep–Dec 1972
4-Month
8.52"
(216.41mm)
7.02"
(178.31mm)
1.50"
(38.10mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1970 1939
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1973
Aug–Dec 1972
5-Month
12.66"
(321.56mm)
10.12"
(257.05mm)
2.54"
(64.51mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1971 1956
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1973
Jul–Dec 1972
6-Month
17.51"
(444.75mm)
13.47"
(342.14mm)
4.04"
(102.61mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1971 1939
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1973
Jun–Dec 1972
7-Month
20.42"
(518.67mm)
17.48"
(443.99mm)
2.94"
(74.68mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1971 1952
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 1951
May–Dec 1972
8-Month
24.72"
(627.89mm)
21.33"
(541.78mm)
3.39"
(86.11mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1971 2012
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 1951
Apr–Dec 1972
9-Month
26.77"
(679.96mm)
23.81"
(604.77mm)
2.96"
(75.19mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1971 1956
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1951
Mar–Dec 1972
10-Month
27.45"
(697.23mm)
25.50"
(647.70mm)
1.95"
(49.53mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1971 1956
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1951
Feb–Dec 1972
11-Month
27.67"
(702.82mm)
26.39"
(670.31mm)
1.28"
(32.51mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1971 1956
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1951
Jan–Dec 1972
12-Month
27.90"
(708.66mm)
27.06"
(687.32mm)
0.84"
(21.34mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1970 1956
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1951
Jul 1971–Dec 1972
18-Month
43.32"
(1,100.33mm)
40.56"
(1,030.22mm)
2.76"
(70.11mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1971 1956
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1993
Jan 1971–Dec 1972
24-Month
56.07"
(1,424.18mm)
54.14"
(1,375.16mm)
1.93"
(49.02mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1971 1956
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1993
Jan 1970–Dec 1972
36-Month
80.17"
(2,036.32mm)
81.17"
(2,061.72mm)
-1.00"
(-25.40mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1968 1956
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1951
Jan 1969–Dec 1972
48-Month
110.77"
(2,813.56mm)
108.18"
(2,747.77mm)
2.59"
(65.79mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1971 1956
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1951
Jan 1968–Dec 1972
60-Month
137.74"
(3,498.60mm)
135.15"
(3,432.81mm)
2.59"
(65.79mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1970 1956
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1996

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 22, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/