Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Nevada

Precipitation Rankings, May 1938

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1938
1-Month
1.52"
(38.61mm)
0.98"
(24.89mm)
0.54"
(13.72mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1937 1924
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1930 1995
Apr–May 1938
2-Month
2.95"
(74.93mm)
1.88"
(47.75mm)
1.07"
(27.18mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1937 1924
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 1995
Mar–May 1938
3-Month
5.26"
(133.60mm)
2.96"
(75.18mm)
2.30"
(58.42mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1937 1910
4th Wettest Wettest to Date 1995
Feb–May 1938
4-Month
6.95"
(176.53mm)
4.06"
(103.12mm)
2.89"
(73.41mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1937 1972
5th Wettest Wettest to Date 1998, 2019
Jan–May 1938
5-Month
7.81"
(198.37mm)
5.23"
(132.84mm)
2.58"
(65.53mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1937 1966, 1972
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1907 2019
Dec 1937–May 1938
6-Month
9.28"
(235.71mm)
6.25"
(158.75mm)
3.03"
(76.96mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1937 1931
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1907 1995
Nov 1937–May 1938
7-Month
10.08"
(256.03mm)
7.13"
(181.10mm)
2.95"
(74.93mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1937 1924
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1907 1995
Oct 1937–May 1938
8-Month
10.41"
(264.41mm)
7.90"
(200.66mm)
2.51"
(63.75mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1937 1959
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1907 2005
Sep 1937–May 1938
9-Month
10.81"
(274.57mm)
8.47"
(215.14mm)
2.34"
(59.43mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1937 1934
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1907 2005
Aug 1937–May 1938
10-Month
10.99"
(279.15mm)
9.06"
(230.12mm)
1.93"
(49.03mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1937 1934
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1932 2005
Jul 1937–May 1938
11-Month
11.97"
(304.04mm)
9.60"
(243.84mm)
2.37"
(60.20mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1937 1929
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1914 1983
Jun 1937–May 1938
12-Month
12.27"
(311.66mm)
10.30"
(261.62mm)
1.97"
(50.04mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1937 1934
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1932 1983
Dec 1936–May 1938
18-Month
19.38"
(492.25mm)
16.54"
(420.12mm)
2.84"
(72.13mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1937 1929
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1914 1907
Jun 1936–May 1938
24-Month
24.13"
(612.90mm)
20.61"
(523.49mm)
3.52"
(89.41mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1937 1934
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 1984
Jun 1935–May 1938
36-Month
32.35"
(821.69mm)
30.88"
(784.35mm)
1.47"
(37.34mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1937 1961
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1985
Jun 1934–May 1938
48-Month
44.30"
(1,125.22mm)
41.12"
(1,044.45mm)
3.18"
(80.77mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1937 1931
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1917 1986
Jun 1933–May 1938
60-Month
50.11"
(1,272.79mm)
51.36"
(1,304.54mm)
-1.25"
(-31.75mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1937 1931
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1923 1986

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/