Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Nevada

Precipitation Rankings, May 1899

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1899
1-Month
0.88"
(22.35mm)
0.98"
(24.89mm)
-0.10"
(-2.54mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1897 1924
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1995
Ties: 1988
Apr–May 1899
2-Month
1.31"
(33.27mm)
1.88"
(47.75mm)
-0.57"
(-14.48mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1897 1924
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1995
Mar–May 1899
3-Month
3.64"
(92.46mm)
2.96"
(75.18mm)
0.68"
(17.28mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1897 1910
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1995
Ties: 1945
Feb–May 1899
4-Month
4.19"
(106.43mm)
4.06"
(103.12mm)
0.13"
(3.31mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1898 1972
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1998
Ties: 1898, 1949
Jan–May 1899
5-Month
5.76"
(146.30mm)
5.23"
(132.84mm)
0.53"
(13.46mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1898 1966, 1972
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 2019
Ties: 2010
Dec 1898–May 1899
6-Month
6.43"
(163.32mm)
6.25"
(158.75mm)
0.18"
(4.57mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1898 1931
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1995
Nov 1898–May 1899
7-Month
7.75"
(196.85mm)
7.13"
(181.10mm)
0.62"
(15.75mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1898 1924
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 1995
Oct 1898–May 1899
8-Month
8.04"
(204.22mm)
7.90"
(200.66mm)
0.14"
(3.56mm)
69th Driest Driest to Date 1959
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 2005
Sep 1898–May 1899
9-Month
8.39"
(213.11mm)
8.47"
(215.14mm)
-0.08"
(-2.03mm)
61st Driest Driest to Date 1934
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 2005
Aug 1898–May 1899
10-Month
9.09"
(230.89mm)
9.06"
(230.12mm)
0.03"
(0.77mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1896 1934
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 2005
Jul 1898–May 1899
11-Month
9.31"
(236.47mm)
9.60"
(243.84mm)
-0.29"
(-7.37mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1896 1929
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1983
Jun 1898–May 1899
12-Month
9.57"
(243.08mm)
10.30"
(261.62mm)
-0.73"
(-18.54mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1896 1934
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1983
Dec 1897–May 1899
18-Month
15.83"
(402.08mm)
16.54"
(420.12mm)
-0.71"
(-18.04mm)
52nd Driest Driest to Date 1929
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1907
Jun 1897–May 1899
24-Month
20.31"
(515.87mm)
20.61"
(523.49mm)
-0.30"
(-7.62mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1897 1934
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1984
Ties: 1957
Jun 1896–May 1899
36-Month
31.18"
(791.97mm)
30.88"
(784.35mm)
0.30"
(7.62mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1898 1961
53rd Wettest Wettest to Date 1985
Jun 1895–May 1899
48-Month
40.31"
(1,023.87mm)
41.12"
(1,044.45mm)
-0.81"
(-20.58mm)
64th Driest Driest to Date 1931
59th Wettest Wettest to Date 1986

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published February 2021, retrieved on March 7, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/