Precipitation Summary for the High Plains Region

The following liquid precipitation maps and data include information from weather stations throughout Nebraska, as provided by the Nebraska Mesonet and Nebraska State Climate Office, and throughout the seven-state High Plains Region, including Nebraska, Kansas, South Dakota, North Dakota, most of Iowa, and parts of Wyoming and Colorado, as provided by the High Plains Regional Climate Center. Visit these source websites for additional and historical weather data.

Note Regarding Winter Data: These maps include winter measurements of liquid precipitation, but not snow events. To view data for winter precipitation/snow events, check 

Jump below to precipitation data for individual Nebraska sites. The locations listed in this table are more specific than the table used prior to April 20, 2017. We have included the former location names (AKA=also known as) for your convenience in locating previous sites.

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Warm Season Liquid Precipitation Total
Fri, 2019-09-20
Place 2019 to Date August September to Date Past 7 Days Fri, 2019-09-20
Ainsworth 2NE
(AKA Ainsworth)
29.75" 8.09" 6.04" 0.00" 0.00"
Alda 3W
(AKA Grand Island)
26.31" 9.67" 0.37" 0.00" 0.00"
Alliance 6NW
(AKA Alliance North)
14.79" 2.04" 1.28" 0.18" 0.18"
Arthur 8S 15.24" 2.43" 1.05" 0.16" 0.00"
Axtell 5NE
(AKA Minden)
25.01" 2.37" 0.77" 0.00" 0.00"
Big Springs 8NE
(AKA Brule North Table)
19.03" 4.81" 1.27" 0.08" 0.00"
Broadwater 7N 15.88" 2.40" 1.04" 0.00" 0.00"
Brule 6SW
(AKA Brule Platte Valley)
23.84" 7.99" 0.02" 0.01" 0.00"
Central City 3W
(AKA Central City Airport)
22.61" 6.86" 0.32" 0.00" 0.00"
Champion 5SE
(AKA Champion)
15.21" 2.76" 0.05" - -
Concord 2E
(AKA Concord)
21.76" 1.36" 3.24" 1.54" 0.00"
Cozad 8N
(AKA Cozad)
28.89" 4.40" 0.00" 0.00" 0.00"
Curtis 1N
(AKA Curtis Agriculture Station)
24.27" 5.24" 1.63" 0.77" 0.00"
Decatur 7S 20.38" 1.58" 5.87" 3.64" 0.00"
Dickens 1NE 3.57" 1.34" 0.98" 0.25" 0.00"
Duncan 2W
(AKA Monroe)
21.41" 3.79" 0.54" 0.00" 0.00"
Dunning 6NW
(AKA Halsey)
28.15" 8.56" 1.01" 0.00" 0.00"
Eagle 3NW
(AKA Rogers Farm Tower)
21.46" 2.62" 2.65" 2.28" 0.00"
Elgin 6W
(AKA Elgin)
19.67" 5.15" 1.25" 0.45" 0.00"
Emmet 2E
(AKA O'Neill)
25.15" 6.39" 3.80" 0.00" 0.00"
Firth 3N
(AKA Firth)
30.51" 6.79" 1.39" 0.20" 0.00"
Fordyce 4N
(AKA Chalkrock)
18.74" 1.76" 1.53" 0.16" 0.00"
Gordon 4SE
(AKA Gordon)
27.30" 3.95" 3.68" 1.25" 1.22"
Gothenburg 2NW
(AKA Gothenburg)
26.07" 6.14" 0.24" 0.00" 0.00"
Grant 1E 17.51" 3.78" 1.30" 0.05" 0.00"
Guide Rock 3E
(AKA Red Cloud)
32.88" 8.80" 0.57" 0.00" 0.00"
Harrison 4NW 17.98" 3.92" 0.97" 0.03" 0.02"
Harvard 4SW
(AKA Clay Center)
25.40" 7.17" 0.00" 0.00" 0.00"
Hayes Center 3N 23.09" 5.98" 1.67" 0.76" 0.00"
Holdrege 5N
(AKA Holdrege 4N)
18.79" 2.99" 1.37" 0.00" 0.00"
Indianola 8SW 3.96" 3.14" 0.56" 0.00" 0.00"
Ithaca 3E
(AKA Mead)
20.60" 2.68" 1.43" 0.88" 0.03"
Kearney 3E
(AKA Kearney)
20.39" 1.55" 0.98" 0.00" 0.00"
Kearney 5E
(AKA Fox)
24.79" 3.53" 0.03" 0.00" 0.00"
Keystone 3W
(AKA Cedar Point)
17.74" 3.27" 1.55" 0.51" 0.00"
Leigh 1W 20.09" 4.98" 0.62" 0.18" 0.00"
Lexington 4S
(AKA Lexington 3S)
28.31" 4.20" 0.88" 0.00" 0.00"
Lincoln 1500 N 45th
(AKA Lincoln IANR)
20.63" 2.95" 0.47" 0.24" 0.00"
Lincoln 1700 N 10th
(AKA Lincoln 10th and Military Road)
20.27" 2.74" 0.65" 0.35" 0.00"
Lincoln 5700 S 27th
(AKA Lincoln 27th and Old Cheney Road)
20.15" 2.96" 0.33" 0.10" 0.00"
Lincoln 9100 S 78th 22.87" 3.78" 0.03" 0.01" 0.00"
Long Pine 20S
(AKA Barta)
25.28" 5.32" 1.77" 0.00" 0.00"
Memphis 4N 19.56" 2.87" 1.47" 1.18" 0.00"
Memphis 5N
(AKA Mead Agronomy Farm)
18.83" 1.86" 1.64" 1.32" 0.00"
Merna 2SW
(AKA Merna)
26.07" 6.64" 1.12" 0.00" 0.00"
Mullen 30N
(AKA Merritt)
23.83" 2.81" 3.15" 0.00" 0.00"
Naper 12SW
(AKA Higgins Ranch)
25.80" 7.35" 1.54" - 0.00"
Nebraska City 3NW
(AKA Nebraska City 2N)
26.22" 2.66" 1.05" 0.00" 0.00"
North Platte 3SW
(AKA North Platte 3SW Beta)
22.97" 3.69" 0.31" 0.00" 0.00"
Oakland 4W
(AKA Oakland)
19.83" 2.65" 4.22" 2.13" 0.00"
Ord 2N
(AKA Ord)
26.97" 8.26" 0.42" 0.00" 0.00"
Oshkosh 6N 16.51" 2.86" 0.65" 0.00" 0.00"
Plattsmouth 2SE 23.67" 1.38" 1.37" 0.89" 0.00"
Plymouth 4E
(AKA Beatrice)
24.56" 6.23" 0.91" 0.08" 0.00"
Ragan 5W
(AKA Holdrege)
25.33" 3.16" 0.81" 0.00" 0.00"
Rulo 5SW 13.38" 5.86" 1.20" 0.01" 0.01"
Scottsbluff 2NW
(AKA Scottsbluff)
15.58" 3.18" 0.76" 0.03" 0.00"
Scottsbluff 6NW
(AKA Mitchell Farms)
14.26" 2.71" 0.64" 0.08" 0.00"
Shelton 2SW
(AKA Shelton)
24.86" 3.79" 0.73" 0.00" 0.00"
Sidney 2NW
(AKA Sidney)
18.80" 3.10" 0.98" 0.01" 0.01"
Smithfield 2E
(AKA Smithfield)
26.51" 3.01" 0.62" 0.00" 0.00"
Sparks 5NE
(AKA Sparks)
20.38" 2.71" 1.09" 0.00" 0.00"
Walton 5NW
(AKA Havelock)
19.16" 2.65" 0.22" 0.01" 0.00"
Wausa 2SW
(AKA Wausa 3SW)
25.39" 4.55" 2.11" 0.30" 0.00"
West Point 2W
(AKA West Point)
19.95" 2.24" 3.68" 2.11" 0.00"
Whitman 5NE
(AKA Gudmundsen Sandhills Laboratory)
20.07" 5.29" 1.58" 0.00" 0.00"
Winslow 6E 20.31" 2.29" 3.97" 1.93" 0.04"
Wood River 5SE
(AKA Binfield)
32.89" 12.77" 0.89" 0.00" 0.00"
York 2W
(AKA York)
29.69" 8.48" 0.66" 0.00" 0.00"