Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Kansas

Precipitation Rankings, May 1978

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1978
1-Month
5.13"
(130.30mm)
3.85"
(97.79mm)
1.28"
(32.51mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1976 1966
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1977 2019
Ties: 2008
Apr–May 1978
2-Month
7.10"
(180.34mm)
6.33"
(160.78mm)
0.77"
(19.56mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1975 1966
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1977 2019
Mar–May 1978
3-Month
8.41"
(213.61mm)
8.02"
(203.71mm)
0.39"
(9.90mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1975 1966
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 2019
Feb–May 1978
4-Month
9.69"
(246.13mm)
8.91"
(226.31mm)
0.78"
(19.82mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1975 1966
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1977 2019
Jan–May 1978
5-Month
10.05"
(255.27mm)
9.58"
(243.33mm)
0.47"
(11.94mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1976 1966
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1977 2019
Dec 1977–May 1978
6-Month
10.31"
(261.87mm)
10.43"
(264.92mm)
-0.12"
(-3.05mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1972 1956
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 2019
Nov 1977–May 1978
7-Month
11.90"
(302.26mm)
11.78"
(299.21mm)
0.12"
(3.05mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1972 1956
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1973
Oct 1977–May 1978
8-Month
13.65"
(346.71mm)
13.76"
(349.50mm)
-0.11"
(-2.79mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1971 1956
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 2019
Sep 1977–May 1978
9-Month
17.04"
(432.82mm)
16.62"
(422.15mm)
0.42"
(10.67mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1977 1953
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 2019
Aug 1977–May 1978
10-Month
23.53"
(597.66mm)
19.73"
(501.14mm)
3.80"
(96.52mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1977 1956
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1974 2019
Jul 1977–May 1978
11-Month
26.05"
(661.67mm)
23.08"
(586.23mm)
2.97"
(75.44mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1977 1956
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1974 2019
Jun 1977–May 1978
12-Month
30.69"
(779.53mm)
27.08"
(687.83mm)
3.61"
(91.70mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1977 1953
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1974 2019
Dec 1976–May 1978
18-Month
42.61"
(1,082.29mm)
37.51"
(952.75mm)
5.10"
(129.54mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1977 1937
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1974 1974
Jun 1976–May 1978
24-Month
53.57"
(1,360.68mm)
54.17"
(1,375.92mm)
-0.60"
(-15.24mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1977 1954
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1994
Jun 1975–May 1978
36-Month
79.11"
(2,009.39mm)
81.15"
(2,061.21mm)
-2.04"
(-51.82mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1977 1955
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 1995
Jun 1974–May 1978
48-Month
105.72"
(2,685.29mm)
108.10"
(2,745.74mm)
-2.38"
(-60.45mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1968 1956
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1945
Jun 1973–May 1978
60-Month
138.57"
(3,519.68mm)
135.02"
(3,429.51mm)
3.55"
(90.17mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1971 1957
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published August 2019, retrieved on August 25, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/