Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Kansas

Precipitation Rankings, December 1973

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1973
1-Month
2.12"
(53.85mm)
0.85"
(21.59mm)
1.27"
(32.26mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1972 1976
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1918 1913
Ties: 1911
Nov–Dec 1973
2-Month
3.63"
(92.20mm)
2.20"
(55.88mm)
1.43"
(36.32mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1970 1976
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1909
Oct–Dec 1973
3-Month
6.86"
(174.24mm)
4.20"
(106.68mm)
2.66"
(67.56mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1972 1910
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1998
Sep–Dec 1973
4-Month
15.18"
(385.57mm)
7.02"
(178.31mm)
8.16"
(207.26mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1972 1939
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1973
Aug–Dec 1973
5-Month
17.31"
(439.67mm)
10.12"
(257.05mm)
7.19"
(182.62mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1972 1956
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1973
Jul–Dec 1973
6-Month
22.58"
(573.53mm)
13.47"
(342.14mm)
9.11"
(231.39mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1972 1939
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1973
Jun–Dec 1973
7-Month
24.40"
(619.76mm)
17.48"
(443.99mm)
6.92"
(175.77mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1972 1952
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1951
May–Dec 1973
8-Month
27.39"
(695.71mm)
21.33"
(541.78mm)
6.06"
(153.93mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1972 2012
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1951
Apr–Dec 1973
9-Month
30.17"
(766.32mm)
23.81"
(604.77mm)
6.36"
(161.55mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1972 1956
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1951
Mar–Dec 1973
10-Month
37.79"
(959.87mm)
25.50"
(647.70mm)
12.29"
(312.17mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1972 1956
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1951
Feb–Dec 1973
11-Month
38.70"
(982.98mm)
26.39"
(670.31mm)
12.31"
(312.67mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1972 1956
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1951
Jan–Dec 1973
12-Month
40.25"
(1,022.35mm)
27.06"
(687.32mm)
13.19"
(335.03mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1972 1956
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1951
Jul 1972–Dec 1973
18-Month
57.76"
(1,467.10mm)
40.56"
(1,030.22mm)
17.20"
(436.88mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1972 1956
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1993
Jan 1972–Dec 1973
24-Month
68.15"
(1,731.01mm)
54.14"
(1,375.16mm)
14.01"
(355.85mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1972 1956
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 1993
Jan 1971–Dec 1973
36-Month
96.32"
(2,446.53mm)
81.17"
(2,061.72mm)
15.15"
(384.81mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1972 1956
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1951
Jan 1970–Dec 1973
48-Month
120.42"
(3,058.67mm)
108.18"
(2,747.77mm)
12.24"
(310.90mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1972 1956
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1951
Jan 1969–Dec 1973
60-Month
151.02"
(3,835.91mm)
135.15"
(3,432.81mm)
15.87"
(403.10mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1972 1956
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1996

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 14, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/