Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Nebraska

Precipitation Rankings, May 1988

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1988
1-Month
4.41"
(112.01mm)
3.50"
(88.90mm)
0.91"
(23.11mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1986 1966
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1995
Apr–May 1988
2-Month
6.48"
(164.59mm)
5.75"
(146.05mm)
0.73"
(18.54mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1987 1934
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1995
Mar–May 1988
3-Month
6.92"
(175.77mm)
7.04"
(178.82mm)
-0.12"
(-3.05mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1980 1934
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1977
Feb–May 1988
4-Month
7.16"
(181.86mm)
7.69"
(195.33mm)
-0.53"
(-13.47mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1980 1934
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1977
Jan–May 1988
5-Month
8.05"
(204.47mm)
8.19"
(208.03mm)
-0.14"
(-3.56mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1985 1934
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1915
Ties: 1998
Dec 1987–May 1988
6-Month
8.99"
(228.35mm)
8.79"
(223.27mm)
0.20"
(5.08mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1985 1989
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2007
Nov 1987–May 1988
7-Month
10.36"
(263.14mm)
9.64"
(244.86mm)
0.72"
(18.28mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1985 1934
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2016
Oct 1987–May 1988
8-Month
10.98"
(278.89mm)
11.05"
(280.67mm)
-0.07"
(-1.78mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1981 1934
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2019
Sep 1987–May 1988
9-Month
12.92"
(328.17mm)
13.21"
(335.53mm)
-0.29"
(-7.36mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1981 1934
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2019
Ties: 1979
Aug 1987–May 1988
10-Month
16.31"
(414.27mm)
15.90"
(403.86mm)
0.41"
(10.41mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1985 1956
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2007
Jul 1987–May 1988
11-Month
19.02"
(483.11mm)
18.96"
(481.58mm)
0.06"
(1.53mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1985 1956
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2019
Jun 1987–May 1988
12-Month
22.00"
(558.80mm)
22.65"
(575.31mm)
-0.65"
(-16.51mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1985 1937
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2019
Dec 1986–May 1988
18-Month
33.84"
(859.54mm)
31.46"
(799.08mm)
2.38"
(60.46mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1986 1937
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1916
Jun 1986–May 1988
24-Month
50.89"
(1,292.61mm)
45.30"
(1,150.62mm)
5.59"
(141.99mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1986 1937
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2020
Jun 1985–May 1988
36-Month
75.02"
(1,905.51mm)
67.85"
(1,723.39mm)
7.17"
(182.12mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1987 1956
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1995
Jun 1984–May 1988
48-Month
96.86"
(2,460.24mm)
90.40"
(2,296.16mm)
6.46"
(164.08mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1983 1937
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2019
Ties: 1917
Jun 1983–May 1988
60-Month
123.66"
(3,140.96mm)
112.95"
(2,868.93mm)
10.71"
(272.03mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1985 1940
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published June 2022, retrieved on June 28, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/