Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Kansas

Precipitation Rankings, August 1956

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1956
1-Month
1.82"
(46.23mm)
3.10"
(78.74mm)
-1.28"
(-32.51mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1955 1913
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2019
Ties: 1988
Jul–Aug 1956
2-Month
4.95"
(125.73mm)
6.45"
(163.83mm)
-1.50"
(-38.10mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1955 1913
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1950
Jun–Aug 1956
3-Month
7.19"
(182.63mm)
10.46"
(265.68mm)
-3.27"
(-83.05mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1955 1936
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1951
May–Aug 1956
4-Month
9.65"
(245.11mm)
14.31"
(363.47mm)
-4.66"
(-118.36mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1952 1913
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1951
Apr–Aug 1956
5-Month
10.84"
(275.34mm)
16.79"
(426.47mm)
-5.95"
(-151.13mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1936 1913
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1951
Mar–Aug 1956
6-Month
11.18"
(283.97mm)
18.48"
(469.39mm)
-7.30"
(-185.42mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1936 1936
125th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1951
Feb–Aug 1956
7-Month
11.68"
(296.67mm)
19.37"
(492.00mm)
-7.69"
(-195.33mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1936 1936
125th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1951
Jan–Aug 1956
8-Month
12.33"
(313.18mm)
20.04"
(509.02mm)
-7.71"
(-195.84mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1936 1936
125th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1951
Dec 1955–Aug 1956
9-Month
12.55"
(318.77mm)
20.89"
(530.61mm)
-8.34"
(-211.84mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1936 1936
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1993
Nov 1955–Aug 1956
10-Month
12.65"
(321.31mm)
22.23"
(564.64mm)
-9.58"
(-243.33mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1913 1913
126th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1993
Oct 1955–Aug 1956
11-Month
14.08"
(357.63mm)
24.21"
(614.93mm)
-10.13"
(-257.30mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1934 1934
126th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2019
Sep 1955–Aug 1956
12-Month
17.95"
(455.93mm)
27.08"
(687.83mm)
-9.13"
(-231.90mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1953 1934
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2019
Mar 1955–Aug 1956
18-Month
32.10"
(815.34mm)
45.56"
(1,157.22mm)
-13.46"
(-341.88mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1953 1953
126th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1993
Sep 1954–Aug 1956
24-Month
38.58"
(979.93mm)
54.15"
(1,375.41mm)
-15.57"
(-395.48mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1934 1934
125th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1993
Sep 1953–Aug 1956
36-Month
59.98"
(1,523.49mm)
81.14"
(2,060.96mm)
-21.16"
(-537.47mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1955 1955
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1987
Sep 1952–Aug 1956
48-Month
77.45"
(1,967.23mm)
108.12"
(2,746.25mm)
-30.67"
(-779.02mm)
1st Driest Driest since: 1956 1956
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2019
Sep 1951–Aug 1956
60-Month
100.98"
(2,564.89mm)
135.06"
(3,430.52mm)
-34.08"
(-865.63mm)
1st Driest Driest since: 1956 1956
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, Precipitation, published September 2022, retrieved on September 24, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/