Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Kansas

Precipitation Rankings, January 1979

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1979
1-Month
1.72"
(43.69mm)
0.67"
(17.02mm)
1.05"
(26.67mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1978 1986
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1949
Ties: 1907
Dec 1978–Jan 1979
2-Month
2.18"
(55.37mm)
1.52"
(38.61mm)
0.66"
(16.76mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1978 1923
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1974 1985
Nov 1978–Jan 1979
3-Month
4.57"
(116.08mm)
2.86"
(72.64mm)
1.71"
(43.44mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1978 2018
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1910
Ties: 1985
Oct 1978–Jan 1979
4-Month
4.97"
(126.24mm)
4.84"
(122.94mm)
0.13"
(3.30mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1978 1911
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1999
Sep 1978–Jan 1979
5-Month
7.60"
(193.04mm)
7.71"
(195.83mm)
-0.11"
(-2.79mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1978 1940
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1974
Aug 1978–Jan 1979
6-Month
9.88"
(250.95mm)
10.82"
(274.83mm)
-0.94"
(-23.88mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1977 1957
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1974
Jul 1978–Jan 1979
7-Month
12.13"
(308.10mm)
14.17"
(359.92mm)
-2.04"
(-51.82mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1977 1940
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1974
Jun 1978–Jan 1979
8-Month
15.49"
(393.45mm)
18.17"
(461.52mm)
-2.68"
(-68.07mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1977 1953
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1952
May 1978–Jan 1979
9-Month
20.62"
(523.75mm)
22.02"
(559.31mm)
-1.40"
(-35.56mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1977 1953
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1952
Apr 1978–Jan 1979
10-Month
22.59"
(573.79mm)
24.53"
(623.06mm)
-1.94"
(-49.27mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1977 1957
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1952
Mar 1978–Jan 1979
11-Month
23.90"
(607.06mm)
26.19"
(665.23mm)
-2.29"
(-58.17mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1977 1957
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1952
Feb 1978–Jan 1979
12-Month
25.18"
(639.57mm)
27.08"
(687.83mm)
-1.90"
(-48.26mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1977 1957
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1952
Aug 1977–Jan 1979
18-Month
39.02"
(991.11mm)
37.88"
(962.15mm)
1.14"
(28.96mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1978 1957
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1974
Feb 1977–Jan 1979
24-Month
57.40"
(1,457.96mm)
54.12"
(1,374.65mm)
3.28"
(83.31mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1978 1957
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1994
Feb 1976–Jan 1979
36-Month
78.90"
(2,004.06mm)
81.13"
(2,060.70mm)
-2.23"
(-56.64mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1977 1957
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1978 2010
Feb 1975–Jan 1979
48-Month
104.22"
(2,647.19mm)
108.08"
(2,745.23mm)
-3.86"
(-98.04mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1978 1957
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1952
Feb 1974–Jan 1979
60-Month
129.10"
(3,279.14mm)
135.01"
(3,429.25mm)
-5.91"
(-150.11mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1968 1957
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1962

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 15, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/