Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Nebraska

Precipitation Rankings, May 1987

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1987
1-Month
4.45"
(113.03mm)
3.50"
(88.90mm)
0.95"
(24.13mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1986 1966
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1982 1995
Apr–May 1987
2-Month
5.57"
(141.48mm)
5.75"
(146.05mm)
-0.18"
(-4.57mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1980 1934
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1995
Mar–May 1987
3-Month
10.15"
(257.81mm)
7.04"
(178.82mm)
3.11"
(78.99mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1986 1934
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1977
Feb–May 1987
4-Month
11.30"
(287.02mm)
7.69"
(195.33mm)
3.61"
(91.69mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1986 1934
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1977
Jan–May 1987
5-Month
11.42"
(290.07mm)
8.19"
(208.03mm)
3.23"
(82.04mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1986 1934
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1915
Dec 1986–May 1987
6-Month
11.84"
(300.74mm)
8.80"
(223.52mm)
3.04"
(77.22mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1986 1989
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2007
Nov 1986–May 1987
7-Month
12.37"
(314.20mm)
9.64"
(244.86mm)
2.73"
(69.34mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1986 1934
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2016
Ties: 1903
Oct 1986–May 1987
8-Month
15.10"
(383.54mm)
11.05"
(280.67mm)
4.05"
(102.87mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1986 1934
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2019
Sep 1986–May 1987
9-Month
18.86"
(479.04mm)
13.21"
(335.53mm)
5.65"
(143.51mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1986 1934
4th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Aug 1986–May 1987
10-Month
21.66"
(550.16mm)
15.90"
(403.86mm)
5.76"
(146.30mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1986 1956
4th Wettest Wettest to Date 2007
Jul 1986–May 1987
11-Month
24.82"
(630.43mm)
18.96"
(481.58mm)
5.86"
(148.85mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1986 1956
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1903 2019
Jun 1986–May 1987
12-Month
28.89"
(733.81mm)
22.65"
(575.31mm)
6.24"
(158.50mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1986 1937
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1903 2019
Dec 1985–May 1987
18-Month
38.72"
(983.49mm)
31.46"
(799.08mm)
7.26"
(184.41mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1986 1937
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1916
Jun 1985–May 1987
24-Month
53.02"
(1,346.71mm)
45.30"
(1,150.62mm)
7.72"
(196.09mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1986 1937
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2020
Jun 1984–May 1987
36-Month
74.86"
(1,901.44mm)
67.85"
(1,723.39mm)
7.01"
(178.05mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1986 1956
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1995
Jun 1983–May 1987
48-Month
101.66"
(2,582.16mm)
90.40"
(2,296.16mm)
11.26"
(286.00mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1986 1937
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 2019
Jun 1982–May 1987
60-Month
128.91"
(3,274.31mm)
112.95"
(2,868.93mm)
15.96"
(405.38mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1986 1940
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1907 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2020, retrieved on September 22, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/