Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Nevada

Precipitation Rankings, October 1940

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
October 1940
1-Month
1.01"
(25.65mm)
0.78"
(19.81mm)
0.23"
(5.84mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1937 1915, 1917, 1952
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2004
Sep–Oct 1940
2-Month
2.28"
(57.91mm)
1.34"
(34.04mm)
0.94"
(23.87mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1938 2020
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1982
Aug–Oct 1940
3-Month
2.42"
(61.47mm)
1.95"
(49.53mm)
0.47"
(11.94mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1937 2020
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1983
Jul–Oct 1940
4-Month
2.47"
(62.74mm)
2.48"
(62.99mm)
-0.01"
(-0.25mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1937 2020
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1982
Jun–Oct 1940
5-Month
2.91"
(73.91mm)
3.18"
(80.77mm)
-0.27"
(-6.86mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1937 2020
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1941
May–Oct 1940
6-Month
3.15"
(80.01mm)
4.16"
(105.66mm)
-1.01"
(-25.65mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1937 2020
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1998
Ties: 1994
Apr–Oct 1940
7-Month
4.67"
(118.62mm)
5.06"
(128.52mm)
-0.39"
(-9.90mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1937 2020
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1998
Ties: 1899
Mar–Oct 1940
8-Month
5.56"
(141.22mm)
6.14"
(155.96mm)
-0.58"
(-14.74mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1937 2008
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1998
Ties: 1898, 2003
Feb–Oct 1940
9-Month
7.32"
(185.93mm)
7.24"
(183.90mm)
0.08"
(2.03mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1937 1966
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1998
Jan–Oct 1940
10-Month
9.51"
(241.55mm)
8.41"
(213.61mm)
1.10"
(27.94mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1939 1966
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1998
Dec 1939–Oct 1940
11-Month
10.02"
(254.51mm)
9.43"
(239.52mm)
0.59"
(14.99mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1939 1924
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1998
Ties: 1909
Nov 1939–Oct 1940
12-Month
10.31"
(261.87mm)
10.31"
(261.87mm)
0.00"
(0.00mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1939 1924
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1998
Ties: 1909
May 1939–Oct 1940
18-Month
15.16"
(385.06mm)
14.45"
(367.03mm)
0.71"
(18.03mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1937 1929, 2002
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1983
Nov 1938–Oct 1940
24-Month
20.39"
(517.91mm)
20.61"
(523.49mm)
-0.22"
(-5.58mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1935 1960
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1984
Nov 1937–Oct 1940
36-Month
34.49"
(876.05mm)
30.93"
(785.62mm)
3.56"
(90.43mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1939 1955
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1984
Nov 1936–Oct 1940
48-Month
43.85"
(1,113.79mm)
41.17"
(1,045.72mm)
2.68"
(68.07mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1937 1931
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1998
Nov 1935–Oct 1940
60-Month
55.26"
(1,403.60mm)
51.40"
(1,305.56mm)
3.86"
(98.04mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1938 2003
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1984

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2021, retrieved on December 8, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/