Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Kansas

Precipitation Rankings, January 2020

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 2020
1-Month
1.32"
(33.53mm)
0.67"
(17.02mm)
0.65"
(16.51mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 2019 1986
14th Wettest Wettest since: 2017 1949
Dec 2019–Jan 2020
2-Month
2.60"
(66.04mm)
1.52"
(38.61mm)
1.08"
(27.43mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 2018 1923
16th Wettest Wettest since: 2019 1985
Nov 2019–Jan 2020
3-Month
3.25"
(82.55mm)
2.86"
(72.64mm)
0.39"
(9.91mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 2018 2018
40th Wettest Wettest since: 2019 1910
Ties: 1921
Oct 2019–Jan 2020
4-Month
5.21"
(132.33mm)
4.84"
(122.94mm)
0.37"
(9.39mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 2018 1911
50th Wettest Wettest since: 2019 1999
Sep 2019–Jan 2020
5-Month
7.23"
(183.64mm)
7.71"
(195.83mm)
-0.48"
(-12.19mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 2018 1940
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 2019 1974
Aug 2019–Jan 2020
6-Month
14.23"
(361.44mm)
10.82"
(274.83mm)
3.41"
(86.61mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 2018 1957
12th Wettest Wettest since: 2019 1974
Jul 2019–Jan 2020
7-Month
16.55"
(420.37mm)
14.17"
(359.92mm)
2.38"
(60.45mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 2018 1940
31st Wettest Wettest since: 2019 1974
Jun 2019–Jan 2020
8-Month
21.00"
(533.40mm)
18.17"
(461.52mm)
2.83"
(71.88mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 2018 1953
30th Wettest Wettest since: 2019 1952
Ties: 1978
May 2019–Jan 2020
9-Month
31.51"
(800.35mm)
22.02"
(559.31mm)
9.49"
(241.04mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 2019 1953
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1952
Apr 2019–Jan 2020
10-Month
33.18"
(842.77mm)
24.53"
(623.06mm)
8.65"
(219.71mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 2019 1957
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1994 1952
Mar 2019–Jan 2020
11-Month
35.30"
(896.62mm)
26.19"
(665.23mm)
9.11"
(231.39mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 2019 1957
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1994 1952
Feb 2019–Jan 2020
12-Month
36.32"
(922.53mm)
27.08"
(687.83mm)
9.24"
(234.70mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 2019 1957
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1994 1952
Aug 2018–Jan 2020
18-Month
53.87"
(1,368.30mm)
37.88"
(962.15mm)
15.99"
(406.15mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 2019 1957
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2020
Feb 2018–Jan 2020
24-Month
68.81"
(1,747.77mm)
54.12"
(1,374.65mm)
14.69"
(373.12mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 2019 1957
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 1994 1994
Feb 2017–Jan 2020
36-Month
96.67"
(2,455.42mm)
81.13"
(2,060.70mm)
15.54"
(394.72mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 2019 1957
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 2010 2010
Feb 2016–Jan 2020
48-Month
128.43"
(3,262.12mm)
108.08"
(2,745.23mm)
20.35"
(516.89mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 2019 1957
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2020
Feb 2015–Jan 2020
60-Month
161.32"
(4,097.53mm)
135.01"
(3,429.25mm)
26.31"
(668.28mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 2019 1957
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2021, retrieved on January 19, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/