Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Nevada

Precipitation Rankings, May 1946

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1946
1-Month
1.04"
(26.42mm)
0.98"
(24.89mm)
0.06"
(1.53mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1944 1924
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1995
Ties: 1933
Apr–May 1946
2-Month
1.60"
(40.64mm)
1.88"
(47.75mm)
-0.28"
(-7.11mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1937 1924
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1995
Mar–May 1946
3-Month
3.50"
(88.90mm)
2.96"
(75.18mm)
0.54"
(13.72mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1944 1910
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1995
Feb–May 1946
4-Month
3.93"
(99.82mm)
4.06"
(103.12mm)
-0.13"
(-3.30mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1942 1972
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1998
Jan–May 1946
5-Month
4.49"
(114.05mm)
5.23"
(132.84mm)
-0.74"
(-18.79mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1934 1966, 1972
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1945 2019
Dec 1945–May 1946
6-Month
5.81"
(147.57mm)
6.25"
(158.75mm)
-0.44"
(-11.18mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1939 1931
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1995
Nov 1945–May 1946
7-Month
6.72"
(170.69mm)
7.13"
(181.10mm)
-0.41"
(-10.41mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1939 1924
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1995
Ties: 1936
Oct 1945–May 1946
8-Month
8.29"
(210.57mm)
7.90"
(200.66mm)
0.39"
(9.91mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1944 1959
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 2005
Sep 1945–May 1946
9-Month
8.80"
(223.52mm)
8.47"
(215.14mm)
0.33"
(8.38mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1944 1934
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 2005
Ties: 1947
Aug 1945–May 1946
10-Month
10.20"
(259.08mm)
9.06"
(230.12mm)
1.14"
(28.96mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1945 1934
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 2005
Jul 1945–May 1946
11-Month
10.68"
(271.27mm)
9.60"
(243.84mm)
1.08"
(27.43mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1945 1929
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1983
Jun 1945–May 1946
12-Month
12.09"
(307.09mm)
10.30"
(261.62mm)
1.79"
(45.47mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1945 1934
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1983
Dec 1944–May 1946
18-Month
18.58"
(471.93mm)
16.54"
(420.12mm)
2.04"
(51.81mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1945 1929
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1907
Jun 1944–May 1946
24-Month
22.41"
(569.21mm)
20.61"
(523.49mm)
1.80"
(45.72mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1945 1934
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1943 1984
Jun 1943–May 1946
36-Month
32.65"
(829.31mm)
30.88"
(784.35mm)
1.77"
(44.96mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1945 1961
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1985
Ties: 2005
Jun 1942–May 1946
48-Month
43.18"
(1,096.77mm)
41.12"
(1,044.45mm)
2.06"
(52.32mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1939 1931
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1986
Jun 1941–May 1946
60-Month
56.92"
(1,445.77mm)
51.36"
(1,304.54mm)
5.56"
(141.23mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1940 1931
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1986

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2020, retrieved on November 25, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/