Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Kansas

Precipitation Rankings, May 1973

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1973
1-Month
2.99"
(75.95mm)
3.85"
(97.79mm)
-0.86"
(-21.84mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1966 1966
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 2019
Apr–May 1973
2-Month
5.77"
(146.56mm)
6.33"
(160.78mm)
-0.56"
(-14.22mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1966 1966
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 2019
Ties: 1952
Mar–May 1973
3-Month
13.39"
(340.11mm)
8.02"
(203.71mm)
5.37"
(136.40mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1972 1966
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1944 2019
Feb–May 1973
4-Month
14.30"
(363.22mm)
8.91"
(226.31mm)
5.39"
(136.91mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1972 1966
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1944 2019
Jan–May 1973
5-Month
15.85"
(402.59mm)
9.58"
(243.33mm)
6.27"
(159.26mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1972 1966
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1944 2019
Dec 1972–May 1973
6-Month
16.95"
(430.53mm)
10.43"
(264.92mm)
6.52"
(165.61mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1972 1956
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1944 2019
Nov 1972–May 1973
7-Month
20.14"
(511.56mm)
11.78"
(299.21mm)
8.36"
(212.35mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1972 1956
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1973
Oct 1972–May 1973
8-Month
21.78"
(553.21mm)
13.76"
(349.50mm)
8.02"
(203.71mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1972 1956
3rd Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Sep 1972–May 1973
9-Month
24.37"
(619.00mm)
16.62"
(422.15mm)
7.75"
(196.85mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1972 1953
4th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Aug 1972–May 1973
10-Month
28.51"
(724.15mm)
19.73"
(501.14mm)
8.78"
(223.01mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1972 1956
3rd Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Jul 1972–May 1973
11-Month
33.36"
(847.34mm)
23.08"
(586.23mm)
10.28"
(261.11mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1972 1956
5th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Jun 1972–May 1973
12-Month
36.27"
(921.26mm)
27.08"
(687.83mm)
9.19"
(233.43mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1972 1953
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2019
Dec 1971–May 1973
18-Month
44.89"
(1,140.21mm)
37.51"
(952.75mm)
7.38"
(187.46mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1972 1937
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1974
Jun 1971–May 1973
24-Month
62.71"
(1,592.83mm)
54.17"
(1,375.92mm)
8.54"
(216.91mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1972 1954
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1994
Jun 1970–May 1973
36-Month
87.81"
(2,230.37mm)
81.15"
(2,061.21mm)
6.66"
(169.16mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1972 1955
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1995
Jun 1969–May 1973
48-Month
115.85"
(2,942.59mm)
108.10"
(2,745.74mm)
7.75"
(196.85mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1972 1956
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1945
Jun 1968–May 1973
60-Month
146.66"
(3,725.16mm)
135.02"
(3,429.51mm)
11.64"
(295.65mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1972 1957
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1962 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/