Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Nevada

Precipitation Rankings, May 1939

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1939
1-Month
0.71"
(18.03mm)
0.98"
(24.89mm)
-0.27"
(-6.86mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1937 1924
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1995
Ties: 1968
Apr–May 1939
2-Month
1.76"
(44.70mm)
1.88"
(47.75mm)
-0.12"
(-3.05mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1937 1924
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1995
Ties: 1940
Mar–May 1939
3-Month
2.77"
(70.36mm)
2.96"
(75.18mm)
-0.19"
(-4.82mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1937 1910
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1995
Feb–May 1939
4-Month
3.59"
(91.19mm)
4.06"
(103.12mm)
-0.47"
(-11.93mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1934 1972
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1998
Jan–May 1939
5-Month
4.60"
(116.84mm)
5.23"
(132.84mm)
-0.63"
(-16.00mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1934 1966, 1972
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 2019
Dec 1938–May 1939
6-Month
5.25"
(133.35mm)
6.25"
(158.75mm)
-1.00"
(-25.40mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1934 1931
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1995
Nov 1938–May 1939
7-Month
5.94"
(150.88mm)
7.13"
(181.10mm)
-1.19"
(-30.22mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1934 1924
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1995
Ties: 1985
Oct 1938–May 1939
8-Month
7.50"
(190.50mm)
7.90"
(200.66mm)
-0.40"
(-10.16mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1936 1959
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 2005
Sep 1938–May 1939
9-Month
7.71"
(195.83mm)
8.47"
(215.14mm)
-0.76"
(-19.31mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1936 1934
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 2005
Aug 1938–May 1939
10-Month
8.41"
(213.61mm)
9.06"
(230.12mm)
-0.65"
(-16.51mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1936 1934
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 2005
Jul 1938–May 1939
11-Month
9.15"
(232.41mm)
9.60"
(243.84mm)
-0.45"
(-11.43mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1936 1929
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1983
Jun 1938–May 1939
12-Month
9.96"
(252.98mm)
10.30"
(261.62mm)
-0.34"
(-8.64mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1936 1934
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1983
Dec 1937–May 1939
18-Month
19.24"
(488.70mm)
16.54"
(420.12mm)
2.70"
(68.58mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1937 1929
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1907
Jun 1937–May 1939
24-Month
22.23"
(564.64mm)
20.61"
(523.49mm)
1.62"
(41.15mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1937 1934
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1984
Jun 1936–May 1939
36-Month
34.09"
(865.89mm)
30.88"
(784.35mm)
3.21"
(81.54mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1938 1961
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1985
Jun 1935–May 1939
48-Month
42.31"
(1,074.67mm)
41.12"
(1,044.45mm)
1.19"
(30.22mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1937 1931
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1986
Jun 1934–May 1939
60-Month
54.26"
(1,378.20mm)
51.36"
(1,304.54mm)
2.90"
(73.66mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1938 1931
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1918 1986

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published February 2020, retrieved on February 17, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/