Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Nebraska

Precipitation Rankings, August 1972

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1972
1-Month
2.03"
(51.56mm)
2.68"
(68.07mm)
-0.65"
(-16.51mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1971 1947
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2019
Ties: 1898
Jul–Aug 1972
2-Month
6.37"
(161.80mm)
5.72"
(145.29mm)
0.65"
(16.51mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1971 2012
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1993
Jun–Aug 1972
3-Month
9.59"
(243.59mm)
9.42"
(239.27mm)
0.17"
(4.32mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1971 2012
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1993
Ties: 1895
May–Aug 1972
4-Month
13.90"
(353.06mm)
12.91"
(327.91mm)
0.99"
(25.15mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1971 2012
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 1915
Apr–Aug 1972
5-Month
16.40"
(416.56mm)
15.17"
(385.32mm)
1.23"
(31.24mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1971 1934
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 1915
Mar–Aug 1972
6-Month
16.96"
(430.78mm)
16.45"
(417.83mm)
0.51"
(12.95mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1971 1934
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 1915
Ties: 1990
Feb–Aug 1972
7-Month
17.12"
(434.85mm)
17.11"
(434.59mm)
0.01"
(0.26mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1970 1934
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1915
Jan–Aug 1972
8-Month
17.36"
(440.94mm)
17.61"
(447.29mm)
-0.25"
(-6.35mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1970 1934
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1915
Dec 1971–Aug 1972
9-Month
17.77"
(451.36mm)
18.21"
(462.53mm)
-0.44"
(-11.17mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1970 1934
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1915
Nov 1971–Aug 1972
10-Month
19.26"
(489.20mm)
19.05"
(483.87mm)
0.21"
(5.33mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1971 1934
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1915
Oct 1971–Aug 1972
11-Month
21.51"
(546.35mm)
20.47"
(519.94mm)
1.04"
(26.41mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1971 1934
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1915
Sep 1971–Aug 1972
12-Month
23.37"
(593.60mm)
22.62"
(574.55mm)
0.75"
(19.05mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1970 1934
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1915
Mar 1971–Aug 1972
18-Month
38.84"
(986.54mm)
39.11"
(993.39mm)
-0.27"
(-6.85mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1971 1937
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1966 2019
Ties: 1928
Sep 1970–Aug 1972
24-Month
46.84"
(1,189.74mm)
45.29"
(1,150.37mm)
1.55"
(39.37mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1971 1937
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1966 2019
Sep 1969–Aug 1972
36-Month
65.81"
(1,671.57mm)
67.88"
(1,724.15mm)
-2.07"
(-52.58mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1971 1936
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 2019
Sep 1968–Aug 1972
48-Month
88.30"
(2,242.82mm)
90.43"
(2,296.92mm)
-2.13"
(-54.10mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1971 1937
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2019
Sep 1967–Aug 1972
60-Month
108.92"
(2,766.57mm)
112.99"
(2,869.95mm)
-4.07"
(-103.38mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1971 1940
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 25, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/