Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Nevada

Precipitation Rankings, May 1947

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1947
1-Month
1.16"
(29.46mm)
0.98"
(24.89mm)
0.18"
(4.57mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1946 1924
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1995
Ties: 1955
Apr–May 1947
2-Month
2.03"
(51.56mm)
1.88"
(47.75mm)
0.15"
(3.81mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1946 1924
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1995
Mar–May 1947
3-Month
2.46"
(62.48mm)
2.96"
(75.18mm)
-0.50"
(-12.70mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1937 1910
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1995
Feb–May 1947
4-Month
2.95"
(74.93mm)
4.06"
(103.12mm)
-1.11"
(-28.19mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1934 1972
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1998
Jan–May 1947
5-Month
3.29"
(83.57mm)
5.23"
(132.84mm)
-1.94"
(-49.27mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1934 1966, 1972
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2019
Dec 1946–May 1947
6-Month
4.42"
(112.27mm)
6.25"
(158.75mm)
-1.83"
(-46.48mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1934 1931
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1995
Nov 1946–May 1947
7-Month
6.29"
(159.77mm)
7.13"
(181.10mm)
-0.84"
(-21.33mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1939 1924
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1995
Oct 1946–May 1947
8-Month
8.46"
(214.88mm)
7.90"
(200.66mm)
0.56"
(14.22mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1946 1959
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1945 2005
Sep 1946–May 1947
9-Month
8.80"
(223.52mm)
8.47"
(215.14mm)
0.33"
(8.38mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1946 1934
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2005
Ties: 1946
Aug 1946–May 1947
10-Month
9.38"
(238.25mm)
9.06"
(230.12mm)
0.32"
(8.13mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1945 2021
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2005
Jul 1946–May 1947
11-Month
10.49"
(266.45mm)
9.60"
(243.84mm)
0.89"
(22.61mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1945 2021
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1983
Jun 1946–May 1947
12-Month
10.57"
(268.48mm)
10.30"
(261.62mm)
0.27"
(6.86mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1945 1934
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1983
Dec 1945–May 1947
18-Month
16.38"
(416.05mm)
16.54"
(420.12mm)
-0.16"
(-4.07mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1936 1929
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1907
Jun 1945–May 1947
24-Month
22.66"
(575.56mm)
20.61"
(523.49mm)
2.05"
(52.07mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1946 2021
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1943 1984
Jun 1944–May 1947
36-Month
32.98"
(837.69mm)
30.88"
(784.35mm)
2.10"
(53.34mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1946 1961
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1985
Jun 1943–May 1947
48-Month
43.22"
(1,097.79mm)
41.12"
(1,044.45mm)
2.10"
(53.34mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1946 1931
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1986
Jun 1942–May 1947
60-Month
53.75"
(1,365.25mm)
51.36"
(1,304.54mm)
2.39"
(60.71mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1938 1931
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1986

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published July 2021, retrieved on July 25, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/