Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Nebraska

Precipitation Rankings, December 1978

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1978
1-Month
0.79"
(20.07mm)
0.60"
(15.24mm)
0.19"
(4.83mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1977 1905
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1913
Nov–Dec 1978
2-Month
1.74"
(44.20mm)
1.46"
(37.08mm)
0.28"
(7.12mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1977 1976, 2002
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1909
Oct–Dec 1978
3-Month
2.35"
(59.69mm)
2.88"
(73.15mm)
-0.53"
(-13.46mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1976 1999
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1946
Sep–Dec 1978
4-Month
3.74"
(95.00mm)
5.03"
(127.76mm)
-1.29"
(-32.76mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1976 1939
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1973
Aug–Dec 1978
5-Month
6.45"
(163.83mm)
7.70"
(195.58mm)
-1.25"
(-31.75mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1976 2012
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1973
Jul–Dec 1978
6-Month
10.75"
(273.05mm)
10.75"
(273.05mm)
0.00"
(0.00mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1976 2012
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1993
Jun–Dec 1978
7-Month
12.62"
(320.55mm)
14.44"
(366.78mm)
-1.82"
(-46.23mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1976 2012
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1993
May–Dec 1978
8-Month
16.41"
(416.81mm)
17.94"
(455.68mm)
-1.53"
(-38.87mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1976 2012
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1915
Apr–Dec 1978
9-Month
20.23"
(513.84mm)
20.19"
(512.83mm)
0.04"
(1.01mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1976 2012
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1915
Mar–Dec 1978
10-Month
20.79"
(528.07mm)
21.48"
(545.59mm)
-0.69"
(-17.52mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1976 2012
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1915
Feb–Dec 1978
11-Month
21.97"
(558.04mm)
22.14"
(562.36mm)
-0.17"
(-4.32mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1976 2012
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1915
Jan–Dec 1978
12-Month
22.33"
(567.18mm)
22.64"
(575.06mm)
-0.31"
(-7.88mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1976 2012
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1915
Jul 1977–Dec 1978
18-Month
35.36"
(898.14mm)
33.40"
(848.36mm)
1.96"
(49.78mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1976 1936
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 2019
Jan 1977–Dec 1978
24-Month
51.23"
(1,301.24mm)
45.29"
(1,150.37mm)
5.94"
(150.87mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1977 1937
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2019
Jan 1976–Dec 1978
36-Month
68.47"
(1,739.14mm)
67.91"
(1,724.91mm)
0.56"
(14.23mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1977 1936
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2019
Jan 1975–Dec 1978
48-Month
88.94"
(2,259.08mm)
90.47"
(2,297.94mm)
-1.53"
(-38.86mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1977 1937
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1974 2019
Ties: 1931
Jan 1974–Dec 1978
60-Month
104.50"
(2,654.30mm)
113.04"
(2,871.22mm)
-8.54"
(-216.92mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1958 1940
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published June 2020, retrieved on July 3, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/