Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Nebraska

Precipitation Rankings, May 1973

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1973
1-Month
3.73"
(94.74mm)
3.50"
(88.90mm)
0.23"
(5.84mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1970 1966
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1995
Apr–May 1973
2-Month
6.13"
(155.70mm)
5.75"
(146.05mm)
0.38"
(9.65mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1970 1934
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1995
Mar–May 1973
3-Month
10.00"
(254.00mm)
7.04"
(178.82mm)
2.96"
(75.18mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1972 1934
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 1977
Feb–May 1973
4-Month
10.43"
(264.92mm)
7.69"
(195.33mm)
2.74"
(69.59mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1972 1934
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1977
Jan–May 1973
5-Month
11.26"
(286.00mm)
8.19"
(208.03mm)
3.07"
(77.97mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1972 1934
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1915
Dec 1972–May 1973
6-Month
12.18"
(309.37mm)
8.80"
(223.52mm)
3.38"
(85.85mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1972 1989
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1944 2007
Nov 1972–May 1973
7-Month
14.21"
(360.93mm)
9.64"
(244.86mm)
4.57"
(116.07mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1972 1934
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 2016
Oct 1972–May 1973
8-Month
15.39"
(390.91mm)
11.05"
(280.67mm)
4.34"
(110.24mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1972 1934
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 2019
Sep 1972–May 1973
9-Month
17.29"
(439.17mm)
13.21"
(335.53mm)
4.08"
(103.64mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1972 1934
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 2019
Aug 1972–May 1973
10-Month
19.32"
(490.73mm)
15.90"
(403.86mm)
3.42"
(86.87mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1972 1956
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 2007
Jul 1972–May 1973
11-Month
23.66"
(600.96mm)
18.96"
(481.58mm)
4.70"
(119.38mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1972 1956
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1927 2019
Ties: 1993
Jun 1972–May 1973
12-Month
26.88"
(682.75mm)
22.65"
(575.31mm)
4.23"
(107.44mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1972 1937
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2019
Dec 1971–May 1973
18-Month
35.06"
(890.52mm)
31.46"
(799.08mm)
3.60"
(91.44mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1972 1937
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1916
Jun 1971–May 1973
24-Month
48.27"
(1,226.06mm)
45.30"
(1,150.62mm)
2.97"
(75.44mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1972 1937
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2020
Jun 1970–May 1973
36-Month
70.99"
(1,803.15mm)
67.85"
(1,723.39mm)
3.14"
(79.76mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1972 1956
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1995
Jun 1969–May 1973
48-Month
92.83"
(2,357.88mm)
90.40"
(2,296.16mm)
2.43"
(61.72mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1972 1937
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2019
Jun 1968–May 1973
60-Month
115.92"
(2,944.37mm)
112.95"
(2,868.93mm)
2.97"
(75.44mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1972 1940
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published July 2020, retrieved on August 5, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/