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.

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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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High Plains Region

7-Day Precipitation
7-Day Departure from Normal Precipitation



Warm Season Liquid Precipitation Total
Sat, 2022-12-03
Place 2022 to Date November December to Date Past 7 Days Sat, 2022-12-03
Alda 5NW 20.05" 0.28" 0.00" 0.00" 0.00"
Alliance 6NW
(AKA Alliance North)
14.83" 0.20" 0.01" 0.03" 0.00"
Arthur 8S 8.95" 0.00" 0.00" 0.01" 0.00"
Axtell 5NE
(AKA Minden)
18.89" 0.12" 0.00" 0.00" 0.00"
Big Springs 6SE 8.06" 0.00" 0.00" 0.03" 0.00"
Big Springs 8NE
(AKA Brule North Table)
7.79" 0.03" 0.00" 0.00" 0.00"
Broadwater 7N 9.24" 0.01" 0.00" 0.01" 0.00"
Bushnell 12SE 7.81" 0.10" 0.02" 0.02" 0.00"
Central City 3W
(AKA Central City Airport)
16.72" 0.07" 0.01" 0.01" 0.00"
Concord 2E
(AKA Concord)
11.42" 0.30" 0.08" 0.08" 0.00"
Cook 4SW 21.49" 0.85" 0.00" 0.07" 0.00"
Decatur 7S 21.63" 0.36" 0.03" 0.03" 0.00"
Dickens 1NE 7.65" 0.14" 0.00" 0.01" 0.00"
Eagle 3NW
(AKA Rogers Farm Tower)
4.72" 0.00" 0.00" - -
Emmet 2E
(AKA O'Neill)
17.64" 0.06" 0.03" 0.03" 0.00"
Enders 10SW 5.53" 0.04" 0.00" 0.03" 0.00"
Firth 3N
(AKA Firth)
18.14" 1.23" 0.00" 0.02" 0.00"
Fordyce 4N
(AKA Chalkrock)
14.20" 0.38" 0.07" 0.07" 0.00"
Gothenburg 2NW
(AKA Gothenburg)
12.90" 0.06" 0.00" 0.00" 0.00"
Guide Rock 3E
(AKA Red Cloud)
17.36" 0.20" 0.00" 0.00" 0.00"
Harvard 4SW
(AKA Clay Center)
18.01" 0.19" 0.00" 0.00" 0.00"
Hayes Center 3N 9.51" 0.06" 0.00" 0.01" 0.00"
Holdrege 5N
(AKA Holdrege 4N)
21.26" 0.07" 0.00" 0.00" 0.00"
Indianola 8SW 11.78" 0.05" 0.00" 0.03" 0.00"
Kearney 3E
(AKA Kearney)
16.53" 0.13" 0.00" 0.00" 0.00"
Keystone 4W 6.73" 0.00" 0.00" 0.01" 0.00"
Leigh 1W 11.24" 0.00" 0.00" 0.00" 0.00"
Lexington 4S
(AKA Lexington 3S)
12.31" 0.08" 0.00" 0.01" 0.00"
Lincoln 1500 N 45th
(AKA Lincoln IANR)
21.07" 0.30" 0.00" 0.00" 0.00"
Long Pine 20S
(AKA Barta)
13.01" 0.05" 0.01" 0.06" 0.00"
Memphis 4N 17.77" 0.50" 0.00" 0.00" 0.00"
Memphis 5N
(AKA Mead Agronomy Farm)
17.32" 0.51" 0.00" 0.00" 0.00"
Merna 2SW
(AKA Merna)
14.35" 0.19" 0.01" 0.04" 0.00"
Naper 12SW
(AKA Higgins Ranch)
10.50" 0.00" 0.00" 0.00" 0.00"
Nebraska City 3W 4.78" 0.86" 0.00" 0.05" 0.00"
North Platte 3SW
(AKA North Platte 3SW Beta)
14.59" 0.22" 0.00" 0.03" 0.00"
Oakland 4W
(AKA Oakland)
18.52" 0.40" 0.02" 0.03" 0.00"
Ord 2N
(AKA Ord)
15.70" 0.12" 0.01" 0.04" 0.00"
Oshkosh 6N 9.27" 0.02" 0.00" 0.00" 0.00"
Overton 6SE 16.29" 0.10" 0.00" 0.02" 0.00"
Pierce 2SW 12.94" 0.50" 0.05" 0.06" 0.00"
Plattsmouth 2SE 19.77" 1.04" 0.00" 0.00" 0.00"
Rulo 5SW 21.37" 3.78" 0.00" 0.22" 0.00"
Scottsbluff 2NW
(AKA Scottsbluff)
9.71" 0.35" 0.13" 0.19" 0.00"
Scottsbluff 6NW
(AKA Mitchell Farms)
8.10" 0.23" 0.04" 0.04" 0.00"
Shelton 2SW
(AKA Shelton)
17.88" 0.12" 0.00" 0.00" 0.00"
Sidney 2NW
(AKA Sidney)
10.23" 0.02" 0.00" 0.03" 0.00"
Smithfield 2E
(AKA Smithfield)
15.29" 0.06" 0.00" 0.01" 0.00"
Valparaiso 6NW 0.75" 0.36" 0.00" 0.00" 0.00"
Walton 5NW
(AKA Havelock)
19.43" 0.29" 0.00" 0.00" 0.00"
Whitman 5NE
(AKA Gudmundsen Sandhills Laboratory)
13.51" 0.03" 0.00" 0.02" 0.00"
Wilber 1W 15.12" 0.29" 0.00" 0.01" 0.00"
Winslow 6E 9.55" 0.16" 0.00" 0.00" 0.00"
Wood River 5SE
(AKA Binfield)
15.07" 0.14" 0.00" 0.00" 0.00"
York 2W
(AKA York)
22.92" 0.02" 0.00" 0.00" 0.00"