Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

Look up monthly rankings for 1-12, 18, 24, 36, 48, and 60-month time periods using the options below. Data and statistics are as of October 2019. For more information, please see Climatological Rankings.


Nevada

Precipitation Rankings, May 1896

View Period (Months):All123456789101112
Download: xml csv json
  • Record Driest
  • Bottom 1/10
  • Bottom 1/3
  • Normal
  • Top 1/3
  • Top 1/10
  • Record Wettest
Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1896
1-Month
1.84"
(46.74mm)
0.98"
(24.89mm)
0.86"
(21.85mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1895 1924
16th Wettest Wettest to Date 1995
Apr–May 1896
2-Month
3.01"
(76.45mm)
1.88"
(47.75mm)
1.13"
(28.70mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1895 1924
16th Wettest Wettest to Date 1995
Mar–May 1896
3-Month
4.31"
(109.47mm)
2.96"
(75.18mm)
1.35"
(34.29mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1895 1910
16th Wettest Wettest to Date 1995
Feb–May 1896
4-Month
4.56"
(115.82mm)
4.06"
(103.12mm)
0.50"
(12.70mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1895 1972
42nd Wettest Wettest to Date 1998, 2019
Jan–May 1896
5-Month
6.22"
(157.99mm)
5.23"
(132.84mm)
0.99"
(25.15mm)
95th Driest Driest to Date 1966, 1972
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1895 2019
Ties: 1901
Dec 1895–May 1896
6-Month
7.06"
(179.32mm)
6.25"
(158.75mm)
0.81"
(20.57mm)
90th Driest Driest to Date 1931
35th Wettest Wettest to Date 1995
Nov 1895–May 1896
7-Month
7.93"
(201.42mm)
7.13"
(181.10mm)
0.80"
(20.32mm)
91st Driest Driest to Date 1924
34th Wettest Wettest to Date 1995
Oct 1895–May 1896
8-Month
8.31"
(211.07mm)
7.90"
(200.66mm)
0.41"
(10.41mm)
78th Driest Driest to Date 1959
47th Wettest Wettest to Date 2005
Ties: 1962
Sep 1895–May 1896
9-Month
8.60"
(218.44mm)
8.47"
(215.14mm)
0.13"
(3.30mm)
70th Driest Driest to Date 1934
55th Wettest Wettest to Date 2005
Ties: 1949, 1951
Aug 1895–May 1896
10-Month
8.90"
(226.06mm)
9.06"
(230.12mm)
-0.16"
(-4.06mm)
66th Driest Driest to Date 1934
59th Wettest Wettest to Date 2005
Ties: 1987
Jul 1895–May 1896
11-Month
9.02"
(229.11mm)
9.60"
(243.84mm)
-0.58"
(-14.73mm)
52nd Driest Driest to Date 1929
73rd Wettest Wettest to Date 1983
Jun 1895–May 1896
12-Month
9.13"
(231.90mm)
10.30"
(261.62mm)
-1.17"
(-29.72mm)
37th Driest Driest to Date 1934
88th Wettest Wettest to Date 1983
Ties: 1976

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 13, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/