Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Nevada

Precipitation Rankings, May 1897

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1897
1-Month
0.55"
(13.97mm)
0.98"
(24.89mm)
-0.43"
(-10.92mm)
33rd Driest Driest to Date 1924
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1896 1995
Apr–May 1897
2-Month
1.01"
(25.65mm)
1.88"
(47.75mm)
-0.87"
(-22.10mm)
17th Driest Driest to Date 1924
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 1995
Mar–May 1897
3-Month
2.40"
(60.96mm)
2.96"
(75.18mm)
-0.56"
(-14.22mm)
41st Driest Driest to Date 1910
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 1995
Feb–May 1897
4-Month
4.94"
(125.48mm)
4.06"
(103.12mm)
0.88"
(22.36mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1896 1972
26th Wettest Wettest to Date 1998, 2019
Jan–May 1897
5-Month
6.17"
(156.72mm)
5.23"
(132.84mm)
0.94"
(23.88mm)
92nd Driest Driest to Date 1966, 1972
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 2019
Dec 1896–May 1897
6-Month
6.60"
(167.64mm)
6.25"
(158.75mm)
0.35"
(8.89mm)
79th Driest Driest to Date 1931
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 1995
Nov 1896–May 1897
7-Month
7.73"
(196.34mm)
7.13"
(181.10mm)
0.60"
(15.24mm)
85th Driest Driest to Date 1924
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 1995
Ties: 1958
Oct 1896–May 1897
8-Month
8.11"
(205.99mm)
7.90"
(200.66mm)
0.21"
(5.33mm)
70th Driest Driest to Date 1959
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 2005
Sep 1896–May 1897
9-Month
8.48"
(215.39mm)
8.47"
(215.14mm)
0.01"
(0.25mm)
64th Driest Driest to Date 1934
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1896 2005
Aug 1896–May 1897
10-Month
9.60"
(243.84mm)
9.06"
(230.12mm)
0.54"
(13.72mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1896 1934
44th Wettest Wettest to Date 2005
Jul 1896–May 1897
11-Month
10.72"
(272.29mm)
9.60"
(243.84mm)
1.12"
(28.45mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1896 1929
34th Wettest Wettest to Date 1983
Jun 1896–May 1897
12-Month
10.87"
(276.10mm)
10.30"
(261.62mm)
0.57"
(14.48mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1896 1934
43rd Wettest Wettest to Date 1983
Dec 1895–May 1897
18-Month
17.93"
(455.42mm)
16.54"
(420.12mm)
1.39"
(35.30mm)
90th Driest Driest to Date 1929
34th Wettest Wettest to Date 1907
Jun 1895–May 1897
24-Month
20.00"
(508.00mm)
20.61"
(523.49mm)
-0.61"
(-15.49mm)
54th Driest Driest to Date 1934
70th Wettest Wettest to Date 1984

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 12, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/