Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Kansas

Precipitation Rankings, May 1981

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1981
1-Month
6.43"
(163.32mm)
3.85"
(97.79mm)
2.58"
(65.53mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1980 1966
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 2019
Ties: 1898
Apr–May 1981
2-Month
8.07"
(204.98mm)
6.33"
(160.78mm)
1.74"
(44.20mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1980 1966
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 2019
Mar–May 1981
3-Month
10.24"
(260.10mm)
8.02"
(203.71mm)
2.22"
(56.39mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1980 1966
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 2019
Feb–May 1981
4-Month
10.51"
(266.95mm)
8.91"
(226.31mm)
1.60"
(40.64mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1980 1966
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 2019
Jan–May 1981
5-Month
10.72"
(272.29mm)
9.58"
(243.33mm)
1.14"
(28.96mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1980 1966
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2019
Dec 1980–May 1981
6-Month
12.10"
(307.34mm)
10.43"
(264.92mm)
1.67"
(42.42mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1980 1956
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2019
Nov 1980–May 1981
7-Month
12.36"
(313.94mm)
11.78"
(299.21mm)
0.58"
(14.73mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1978 1956
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1973
Ties: 1900
Oct 1980–May 1981
8-Month
14.15"
(359.41mm)
13.76"
(349.50mm)
0.39"
(9.91mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1978 1956
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2019
Sep 1980–May 1981
9-Month
15.22"
(386.59mm)
16.62"
(422.15mm)
-1.40"
(-35.56mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1968 1953
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2019
Aug 1980–May 1981
10-Month
19.05"
(483.87mm)
19.73"
(501.14mm)
-0.68"
(-17.27mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1977 1956
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2019
Jul 1980–May 1981
11-Month
20.11"
(510.79mm)
23.08"
(586.23mm)
-2.97"
(-75.44mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1976 1956
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2019
Jun 1980–May 1981
12-Month
22.09"
(561.09mm)
27.08"
(687.83mm)
-4.99"
(-126.74mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1967 1953
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2019
Dec 1979–May 1981
18-Month
32.93"
(836.42mm)
37.51"
(952.75mm)
-4.58"
(-116.33mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1967 1937
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1974
Jun 1979–May 1981
24-Month
50.75"
(1,289.05mm)
54.17"
(1,375.92mm)
-3.42"
(-86.87mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1977 1954
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1994
Jun 1978–May 1981
36-Month
75.65"
(1,921.51mm)
81.15"
(2,061.21mm)
-5.50"
(-139.70mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1977 1955
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1995
Jun 1977–May 1981
48-Month
106.34"
(2,701.04mm)
108.10"
(2,745.74mm)
-1.76"
(-44.70mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1979 1956
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1945
Jun 1976–May 1981
60-Month
129.22"
(3,282.19mm)
135.02"
(3,429.51mm)
-5.80"
(-147.32mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1968 1957
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published August 2019, retrieved on August 18, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/