Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Nebraska

Precipitation Rankings, December 1972

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1972
1-Month
0.92"
(23.37mm)
0.60"
(15.24mm)
0.32"
(8.13mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1971 1905
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1913
Ties: 1906
Nov–Dec 1972
2-Month
2.95"
(74.93mm)
1.46"
(37.08mm)
1.49"
(37.85mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1971 1976, 2002
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1931 1909
Oct–Dec 1972
3-Month
4.13"
(104.90mm)
2.88"
(73.15mm)
1.25"
(31.75mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1970 1999
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1946
Ties: 2000
Sep–Dec 1972
4-Month
6.03"
(153.16mm)
5.03"
(127.76mm)
1.00"
(25.40mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1971 1939
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1973
Aug–Dec 1972
5-Month
8.06"
(204.72mm)
7.70"
(195.58mm)
0.36"
(9.14mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1971 2012
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1973
Ties: 1908
Jul–Dec 1972
6-Month
12.40"
(314.96mm)
10.75"
(273.05mm)
1.65"
(41.91mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1971 2012
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1993
Jun–Dec 1972
7-Month
15.62"
(396.75mm)
14.44"
(366.78mm)
1.18"
(29.97mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1971 2012
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1993
May–Dec 1972
8-Month
19.93"
(506.22mm)
17.94"
(455.68mm)
1.99"
(50.54mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1971 2012
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1915
Apr–Dec 1972
9-Month
22.43"
(569.72mm)
20.19"
(512.83mm)
2.24"
(56.89mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1971 2012
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1915
Mar–Dec 1972
10-Month
22.99"
(583.95mm)
21.48"
(545.59mm)
1.51"
(38.36mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1971 2012
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1915
Feb–Dec 1972
11-Month
23.15"
(588.01mm)
22.14"
(562.36mm)
1.01"
(25.65mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1971 2012
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1915
Jan–Dec 1972
12-Month
23.39"
(594.11mm)
22.64"
(575.06mm)
0.75"
(19.05mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1970 2012
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1915
Jul 1971–Dec 1972
18-Month
33.61"
(853.69mm)
33.40"
(848.36mm)
0.21"
(5.33mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1971 1936
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1993
Ties: 1897
Jan 1971–Dec 1972
24-Month
47.05"
(1,195.07mm)
45.29"
(1,150.37mm)
1.76"
(44.70mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1971 1937
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1966 1993
Jan 1970–Dec 1972
36-Month
66.35"
(1,685.29mm)
67.91"
(1,724.91mm)
-1.56"
(-39.62mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1971 1936
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2009
Jan 1969–Dec 1972
48-Month
88.46"
(2,246.88mm)
90.47"
(2,297.94mm)
-2.01"
(-51.06mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1971 1937
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 2010
Jan 1968–Dec 1972
60-Month
111.02"
(2,819.91mm)
113.04"
(2,871.22mm)
-2.02"
(-51.31mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1971 1940
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2011

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on December 5, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/