Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Nebraska

Precipitation Rankings, May 1956

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1956
1-Month
2.00"
(50.80mm)
3.50"
(88.90mm)
-1.50"
(-38.10mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1940 1966
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1995
Apr–May 1956
2-Month
3.54"
(89.92mm)
5.75"
(146.05mm)
-2.21"
(-56.13mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1948 1934
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1995
Mar–May 1956
3-Month
3.80"
(96.52mm)
7.04"
(178.82mm)
-3.24"
(-82.30mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1934 1934
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1977
Feb–May 1956
4-Month
4.16"
(105.66mm)
7.69"
(195.33mm)
-3.53"
(-89.67mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1934 1934
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1977
Ties: 1926
Jan–May 1956
5-Month
4.66"
(118.36mm)
8.19"
(208.03mm)
-3.53"
(-89.67mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1934 1934
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1915
Dec 1955–May 1956
6-Month
5.26"
(133.60mm)
8.80"
(223.52mm)
-3.54"
(-89.92mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1934 1989
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2007
Nov 1955–May 1956
7-Month
5.59"
(141.99mm)
9.64"
(244.86mm)
-4.05"
(-102.87mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1934 1934
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2016
Oct 1955–May 1956
8-Month
5.97"
(151.64mm)
11.05"
(280.67mm)
-5.08"
(-129.03mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1934 1934
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2019
Sep 1955–May 1956
9-Month
8.55"
(217.17mm)
13.21"
(335.53mm)
-4.66"
(-118.36mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1940 1934
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2019
Aug 1955–May 1956
10-Month
9.85"
(250.19mm)
15.90"
(403.86mm)
-6.05"
(-153.67mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1956
125th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2007
Jul 1955–May 1956
11-Month
11.33"
(287.78mm)
18.96"
(481.58mm)
-7.63"
(-193.80mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1956
125th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2019
Jun 1955–May 1956
12-Month
15.43"
(391.92mm)
22.65"
(575.31mm)
-7.22"
(-183.39mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1937 1937
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2019
Dec 1954–May 1956
18-Month
22.01"
(559.05mm)
31.46"
(799.08mm)
-9.45"
(-240.03mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1937 1937
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1916
Jun 1954–May 1956
24-Month
34.65"
(880.11mm)
45.30"
(1,150.62mm)
-10.65"
(-270.51mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1940 1937
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2020
Jun 1953–May 1956
36-Month
53.38"
(1,355.85mm)
67.85"
(1,723.39mm)
-14.47"
(-367.54mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1956
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1995
Jun 1952–May 1956
48-Month
72.01"
(1,829.05mm)
90.40"
(2,296.16mm)
-18.39"
(-467.11mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1940 1937
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2019
Jun 1951–May 1956
60-Month
100.83"
(2,561.08mm)
112.95"
(2,868.93mm)
-12.12"
(-307.85mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1941 1940
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published August 2020, retrieved on August 12, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/