Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Nebraska

Precipitation Rankings, May 1938

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1938
1-Month
4.84"
(122.94mm)
3.50"
(88.90mm)
1.34"
(34.04mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1937 1966
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 1995
Apr–May 1938
2-Month
7.91"
(200.91mm)
5.75"
(146.05mm)
2.16"
(54.86mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1937 1934
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1935 1995
Mar–May 1938
3-Month
9.36"
(237.74mm)
7.04"
(178.82mm)
2.32"
(58.92mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1937 1934
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 1977
Feb–May 1938
4-Month
10.04"
(255.02mm)
7.69"
(195.33mm)
2.35"
(59.69mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1937 1934
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 1977
Jan–May 1938
5-Month
10.39"
(263.91mm)
8.19"
(208.03mm)
2.20"
(55.88mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1937 1934
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 1915
Dec 1937–May 1938
6-Month
10.71"
(272.03mm)
8.79"
(223.27mm)
1.92"
(48.76mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1937 1989
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 2007
Nov 1937–May 1938
7-Month
10.93"
(277.62mm)
9.64"
(244.86mm)
1.29"
(32.76mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1937 1934
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 2016
Oct 1937–May 1938
8-Month
12.49"
(317.25mm)
11.05"
(280.67mm)
1.44"
(36.58mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1937 1934
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1935 2019
Ties: 1985
Sep 1937–May 1938
9-Month
14.05"
(356.87mm)
13.21"
(335.53mm)
0.84"
(21.34mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1937 1934
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 2019
Aug 1937–May 1938
10-Month
15.98"
(405.89mm)
15.90"
(403.86mm)
0.08"
(2.03mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1937 1956
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 2007
Jul 1937–May 1938
11-Month
18.58"
(471.93mm)
18.96"
(481.58mm)
-0.38"
(-9.65mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1937 1956
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1935 2019
Jun 1937–May 1938
12-Month
21.88"
(555.75mm)
22.65"
(575.31mm)
-0.77"
(-19.56mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1937 1937
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 2019
Dec 1936–May 1938
18-Month
28.92"
(734.57mm)
31.46"
(799.08mm)
-2.54"
(-64.51mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1937 1937
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1936 1916
Ties: 1965
Jun 1936–May 1938
24-Month
35.41"
(899.41mm)
45.30"
(1,150.62mm)
-9.89"
(-251.21mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1937 1937
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1936 2020
Jun 1935–May 1938
36-Month
53.70"
(1,363.98mm)
67.85"
(1,723.39mm)
-14.15"
(-359.41mm)
2nd Driest Driest to Date 1956
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1995
Jun 1934–May 1938
48-Month
76.00"
(1,930.40mm)
90.40"
(2,296.16mm)
-14.40"
(-365.76mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1937 1937
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1936 2019
Jun 1933–May 1938
60-Month
91.33"
(2,319.78mm)
112.95"
(2,868.93mm)
-21.62"
(-549.15mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1937 1940
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1936 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published February 2021, retrieved on February 25, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/