Climate at a Glance

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Nevada

Precipitation Rankings, May 1898

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1898
1-Month
2.04"
(51.82mm)
0.98"
(24.89mm)
1.06"
(26.93mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1897 1924
12th Wettest Wettest to Date 1995
Apr–May 1898
2-Month
2.81"
(71.37mm)
1.88"
(47.75mm)
0.93"
(23.62mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1897 1924
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1896 1995
Ties: 2015
Mar–May 1898
3-Month
3.74"
(95.00mm)
2.96"
(75.18mm)
0.78"
(19.82mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1897 1910
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 1995
Feb–May 1898
4-Month
4.19"
(106.43mm)
4.06"
(103.12mm)
0.13"
(3.31mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1895 1972
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1998
Ties: 1899, 1949
Jan–May 1898
5-Month
5.13"
(130.30mm)
5.23"
(132.84mm)
-0.10"
(-2.54mm)
63rd Driest Driest to Date 1966, 1972
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 2019
Dec 1897–May 1898
6-Month
6.26"
(159.00mm)
6.25"
(158.75mm)
0.01"
(0.25mm)
63rd Driest Driest to Date 1931
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1995
Nov 1897–May 1898
7-Month
7.12"
(180.85mm)
7.13"
(181.10mm)
-0.01"
(-0.25mm)
67th Driest Driest to Date 1924
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1995
Oct 1897–May 1898
8-Month
9.12"
(231.65mm)
7.90"
(200.66mm)
1.22"
(30.99mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1897 1959
31st Wettest Wettest to Date 2005
Ties: 1988
Sep 1897–May 1898
9-Month
9.39"
(238.51mm)
8.47"
(215.14mm)
0.92"
(23.37mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1897 1934
34th Wettest Wettest to Date 2005
Aug 1897–May 1898
10-Month
9.78"
(248.41mm)
9.06"
(230.12mm)
0.72"
(18.29mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1897 1934
41st Wettest Wettest to Date 2005
Jul 1897–May 1898
11-Month
10.27"
(260.86mm)
9.60"
(243.84mm)
0.67"
(17.02mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1896 1929
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1983
Ties: 1999
Jun 1897–May 1898
12-Month
10.74"
(272.80mm)
10.30"
(261.62mm)
0.44"
(11.18mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1896 1934
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1983
Dec 1896–May 1898
18-Month
17.34"
(440.44mm)
16.54"
(420.12mm)
0.80"
(20.32mm)
81st Driest Driest to Date 1929
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1907
Ties: 1970
Jun 1896–May 1898
24-Month
21.61"
(548.89mm)
20.61"
(523.49mm)
1.00"
(25.40mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1897 1934
38th Wettest Wettest to Date 1984
Jun 1895–May 1898
36-Month
30.74"
(780.80mm)
30.88"
(784.35mm)
-0.14"
(-3.55mm)
67th Driest Driest to Date 1961
57th Wettest Wettest to Date 1985

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2020, retrieved on September 29, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/