Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Nebraska

Precipitation Rankings, May 1942

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1942
1-Month
4.60"
(116.84mm)
3.50"
(88.90mm)
1.10"
(27.94mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1941 1966
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1995
Apr–May 1942
2-Month
7.72"
(196.09mm)
5.75"
(146.05mm)
1.97"
(50.04mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1941 1934
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1995
Mar–May 1942
3-Month
9.49"
(241.05mm)
7.04"
(178.82mm)
2.45"
(62.23mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1941 1934
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 1977
Feb–May 1942
4-Month
10.51"
(266.95mm)
7.69"
(195.33mm)
2.82"
(71.62mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1941 1934
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 1977
Jan–May 1942
5-Month
10.76"
(273.30mm)
8.19"
(208.03mm)
2.57"
(65.27mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1941 1934
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 1915
Dec 1941–May 1942
6-Month
11.79"
(299.47mm)
8.80"
(223.52mm)
2.99"
(75.95mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1941 1989
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 2007
Ties: 1935
Nov 1941–May 1942
7-Month
12.35"
(313.69mm)
9.64"
(244.86mm)
2.71"
(68.83mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1941 1934
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 2016
Oct 1941–May 1942
8-Month
14.36"
(364.74mm)
11.05"
(280.67mm)
3.31"
(84.07mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1941 1934
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1920 2019
Sep 1941–May 1942
9-Month
18.44"
(468.38mm)
13.21"
(335.53mm)
5.23"
(132.85mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1941 1934
6th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Aug 1941–May 1942
10-Month
19.98"
(507.49mm)
15.90"
(403.86mm)
4.08"
(103.63mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1941 1956
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1927 2007
Jul 1941–May 1942
11-Month
22.58"
(573.53mm)
18.96"
(481.58mm)
3.62"
(91.95mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1941 1956
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1927 2019
Jun 1941–May 1942
12-Month
27.32"
(693.93mm)
22.65"
(575.31mm)
4.67"
(118.62mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1941 1937
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2019
Dec 1940–May 1942
18-Month
36.39"
(924.31mm)
31.46"
(799.08mm)
4.93"
(125.23mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1941 1937
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1916
Jun 1940–May 1942
24-Month
46.63"
(1,184.40mm)
45.30"
(1,150.62mm)
1.33"
(33.78mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1941 1937
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1930 2020
Jun 1939–May 1942
36-Month
62.51"
(1,587.75mm)
67.85"
(1,723.39mm)
-5.34"
(-135.64mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1941 1956
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1933 1995
Jun 1938–May 1942
48-Month
81.22"
(2,062.99mm)
90.40"
(2,296.16mm)
-9.18"
(-233.17mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1941 1937
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1933 2019
Jun 1937–May 1942
60-Month
103.10"
(2,618.74mm)
112.95"
(2,868.93mm)
-9.85"
(-250.19mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1941 1940
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1934 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, Precipitation, published September 2022, retrieved on September 30, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/