Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Nebraska

Precipitation Rankings, May 1940

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1940
1-Month
0.97"
(24.64mm)
3.50"
(88.90mm)
-2.53"
(-64.26mm)
2nd Driest Driest to Date 1966
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1995
Apr–May 1940
2-Month
3.36"
(85.34mm)
5.75"
(146.05mm)
-2.39"
(-60.71mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1934 1934
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1995
Ties: 2006
Mar–May 1940
3-Month
4.93"
(125.22mm)
7.04"
(178.82mm)
-2.11"
(-53.60mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1934 1934
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1977
Feb–May 1940
4-Month
5.51"
(139.95mm)
7.69"
(195.33mm)
-2.18"
(-55.38mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1937 1934
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1977
Ties: 1943
Jan–May 1940
5-Month
6.18"
(156.97mm)
8.19"
(208.03mm)
-2.01"
(-51.06mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1934 1934
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1915
Dec 1939–May 1940
6-Month
6.85"
(173.99mm)
8.79"
(223.27mm)
-1.94"
(-49.28mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1934 1989
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2007
Nov 1939–May 1940
7-Month
6.88"
(174.75mm)
9.64"
(244.86mm)
-2.76"
(-70.11mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1934 1934
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2016
Oct 1939–May 1940
8-Month
7.67"
(194.82mm)
11.05"
(280.67mm)
-3.38"
(-85.85mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1934 1934
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2019
Sep 1939–May 1940
9-Month
8.13"
(206.50mm)
13.21"
(335.53mm)
-5.08"
(-129.03mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1934 1934
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2019
Aug 1939–May 1940
10-Month
10.29"
(261.37mm)
15.90"
(403.86mm)
-5.61"
(-142.49mm)
2nd Driest Driest to Date 1956
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2007
Jul 1939–May 1940
11-Month
12.16"
(308.86mm)
18.96"
(481.58mm)
-6.80"
(-172.72mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1937 1956
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2019
Jun 1939–May 1940
12-Month
15.88"
(403.35mm)
22.65"
(575.31mm)
-6.77"
(-171.96mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1937 1937
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2019
Dec 1938–May 1940
18-Month
22.85"
(580.39mm)
31.46"
(799.08mm)
-8.61"
(-218.69mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1937 1937
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1916
Jun 1938–May 1940
24-Month
34.59"
(878.59mm)
45.30"
(1,150.62mm)
-10.71"
(-272.03mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1937 1937
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2016
Jun 1937–May 1940
36-Month
56.47"
(1,434.34mm)
67.85"
(1,723.39mm)
-11.38"
(-289.05mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1939 1956
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 1995
Jun 1936–May 1940
48-Month
70.00"
(1,778.00mm)
90.40"
(2,296.16mm)
-20.40"
(-518.16mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1937 1937
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2019
Jun 1935–May 1940
60-Month
88.29"
(2,242.57mm)
112.95"
(2,868.93mm)
-24.66"
(-626.36mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1940
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 14, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/