Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Nevada

Precipitation Rankings, January 1940

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1940
1-Month
2.19"
(55.63mm)
1.16"
(29.46mm)
1.03"
(26.17mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1939 1919
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1916
Dec 1939–Jan 1940
2-Month
2.70"
(68.58mm)
2.18"
(55.37mm)
0.52"
(13.21mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1939 1931
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 2017
Nov 1939–Jan 1940
3-Month
2.99"
(75.95mm)
3.07"
(77.98mm)
-0.08"
(-2.03mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1939 1977
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1914
Oct 1939–Jan 1940
4-Month
4.32"
(109.73mm)
3.84"
(97.54mm)
0.48"
(12.19mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1939 1991
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1937 2005
Ties: 1923
Sep 1939–Jan 1940
5-Month
5.66"
(143.76mm)
4.40"
(111.76mm)
1.26"
(32.00mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1939 1918
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1914 2005
Ties: 1988
Aug 1939–Jan 1940
6-Month
6.20"
(157.48mm)
5.00"
(127.00mm)
1.20"
(30.48mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1939 1912
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1932 1984
Jul 1939–Jan 1940
7-Month
6.90"
(175.26mm)
5.54"
(140.72mm)
1.36"
(34.54mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1939 1912
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1984
Jun 1939–Jan 1940
8-Month
7.13"
(181.10mm)
6.24"
(158.50mm)
0.89"
(22.60mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1939 1934
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1914
May 1939–Jan 1940
9-Month
7.84"
(199.14mm)
7.21"
(183.13mm)
0.63"
(16.01mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1938 1929
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1914
Apr 1939–Jan 1940
10-Month
8.89"
(225.81mm)
8.13"
(206.50mm)
0.76"
(19.31mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1938 1929
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1914
Mar 1939–Jan 1940
11-Month
9.90"
(251.46mm)
9.20"
(233.68mm)
0.70"
(17.78mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1938 2003
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1984
Feb 1939–Jan 1940
12-Month
10.72"
(272.29mm)
10.29"
(261.37mm)
0.43"
(10.92mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1938 1934
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1999
Ties: 1941
Aug 1938–Jan 1940
18-Month
15.54"
(394.72mm)
15.31"
(388.87mm)
0.23"
(5.85mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1938 1934
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1984
Feb 1938–Jan 1940
24-Month
24.04"
(610.62mm)
20.60"
(523.24mm)
3.44"
(87.38mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1939 1930
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1914 1984
Feb 1937–Jan 1940
36-Month
33.24"
(844.30mm)
30.84"
(783.34mm)
2.40"
(60.96mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1938 1931
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1985
Feb 1936–Jan 1940
48-Month
45.12"
(1,146.05mm)
41.10"
(1,043.94mm)
4.02"
(102.11mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1939 1957
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1985
Feb 1935–Jan 1940
60-Month
54.74"
(1,390.40mm)
51.34"
(1,304.04mm)
3.40"
(86.36mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1939 1931
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1911 1985

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 16, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/