Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Kansas

Precipitation Rankings, December 1981

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1981
1-Month
0.40"
(10.16mm)
0.85"
(21.59mm)
-0.45"
(-11.43mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1977 1976
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1913
Ties: 1934
Nov–Dec 1981
2-Month
3.34"
(84.84mm)
2.20"
(55.88mm)
1.14"
(28.96mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1980 1976
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1909
Oct–Dec 1981
3-Month
5.70"
(144.78mm)
4.20"
(106.68mm)
1.50"
(38.10mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1980 1910
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1998
Sep–Dec 1981
4-Month
8.00"
(203.20mm)
7.02"
(178.31mm)
0.98"
(24.89mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1980 1939
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1973
Aug–Dec 1981
5-Month
10.76"
(273.30mm)
10.12"
(257.05mm)
0.64"
(16.25mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1980 1956
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1973
Jul–Dec 1981
6-Month
15.38"
(390.65mm)
13.47"
(342.14mm)
1.91"
(48.51mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1980 1939
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1973
Jun–Dec 1981
7-Month
19.22"
(488.19mm)
17.48"
(443.99mm)
1.74"
(44.20mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1980 1952
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1951
May–Dec 1981
8-Month
25.65"
(651.51mm)
21.33"
(541.78mm)
4.32"
(109.73mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1980 2012
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1951
Apr–Dec 1981
9-Month
27.29"
(693.17mm)
23.81"
(604.77mm)
3.48"
(88.40mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1980 1956
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1951
Mar–Dec 1981
10-Month
29.46"
(748.28mm)
25.50"
(647.70mm)
3.96"
(100.58mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1980 1956
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1951
Feb–Dec 1981
11-Month
29.73"
(755.14mm)
26.39"
(670.31mm)
3.34"
(84.83mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1980 1956
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1951
Jan–Dec 1981
12-Month
29.94"
(760.48mm)
27.06"
(687.32mm)
2.88"
(73.16mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1980 1956
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1951
Jul 1980–Dec 1981
18-Month
39.33"
(998.98mm)
40.56"
(1,030.22mm)
-1.23"
(-31.24mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1980 1956
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1993
Jan 1980–Dec 1981
24-Month
51.52"
(1,308.61mm)
54.14"
(1,375.16mm)
-2.62"
(-66.55mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1980 1956
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1993
Jan 1979–Dec 1981
36-Month
81.10"
(2,059.94mm)
81.17"
(2,061.72mm)
-0.07"
(-1.78mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1980 1956
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1951
Jan 1978–Dec 1981
48-Month
104.92"
(2,664.97mm)
108.18"
(2,747.77mm)
-3.26"
(-82.80mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1978 1956
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1951
Jan 1977–Dec 1981
60-Month
137.43"
(3,490.72mm)
135.15"
(3,432.81mm)
2.28"
(57.91mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1980 1956
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1996

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 19, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/