Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Nevada

Precipitation Rankings, May 1942

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1942
1-Month
1.13"
(28.70mm)
0.98"
(24.89mm)
0.15"
(3.81mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1940 1924
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1995
Apr–May 1942
2-Month
2.09"
(53.09mm)
1.88"
(47.75mm)
0.21"
(5.34mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1940 1924
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1995
Mar–May 1942
3-Month
2.89"
(73.41mm)
2.96"
(75.18mm)
-0.07"
(-1.77mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1940 1910
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1995
Feb–May 1942
4-Month
3.80"
(96.52mm)
4.06"
(103.12mm)
-0.26"
(-6.60mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1939 1972
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1998, 2019
Jan–May 1942
5-Month
4.85"
(123.19mm)
5.23"
(132.84mm)
-0.38"
(-9.65mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1939 1966, 1972
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 2019
Dec 1941–May 1942
6-Month
6.58"
(167.13mm)
6.25"
(158.75mm)
0.33"
(8.38mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1939 1931
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1995
Nov 1941–May 1942
7-Month
7.52"
(191.01mm)
7.13"
(181.10mm)
0.39"
(9.91mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1940 1924
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1995
Oct 1941–May 1942
8-Month
9.50"
(241.30mm)
7.90"
(200.66mm)
1.60"
(40.64mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1940 1959
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 2005
Sep 1941–May 1942
9-Month
9.91"
(251.71mm)
8.47"
(215.14mm)
1.44"
(36.57mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1939 1934
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 2005
Aug 1941–May 1942
10-Month
11.37"
(288.80mm)
9.06"
(230.12mm)
2.31"
(58.68mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1940 1934
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 2005
Jul 1941–May 1942
11-Month
12.45"
(316.23mm)
9.60"
(243.84mm)
2.85"
(72.39mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1941 1929
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1914 1983
Jun 1941–May 1942
12-Month
13.74"
(349.00mm)
10.30"
(261.62mm)
3.44"
(87.38mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1941 1934
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1914 1983
Dec 1940–May 1942
18-Month
22.74"
(577.60mm)
16.54"
(420.12mm)
6.20"
(157.48mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1941 1929
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 1907 1907
Jun 1940–May 1942
24-Month
26.24"
(666.50mm)
20.61"
(523.49mm)
5.63"
(143.01mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1941 1934
4th Wettest Wettest to Date 1984
Jun 1939–May 1942
36-Month
37.78"
(959.61mm)
30.88"
(784.35mm)
6.90"
(175.26mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1941 1961
4th Wettest Wettest to Date 1985
Jun 1938–May 1942
48-Month
47.74"
(1,212.60mm)
41.12"
(1,044.45mm)
6.62"
(168.15mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1941 1931
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1908 1986
Jun 1937–May 1942
60-Month
60.01"
(1,524.25mm)
51.36"
(1,304.54mm)
8.65"
(219.71mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1941 1931
6th Wettest Wettest to Date 1986

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 17, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/