Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Nevada

Precipitation Rankings, May 1949

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1949
1-Month
2.00"
(50.80mm)
0.98"
(24.89mm)
1.02"
(25.91mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1948 1924
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1930 1995
Apr–May 1949
2-Month
2.23"
(56.64mm)
1.88"
(47.75mm)
0.35"
(8.89mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1948 1924
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1995
Mar–May 1949
3-Month
3.20"
(81.28mm)
2.96"
(75.18mm)
0.24"
(6.10mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1948 1910
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1995
Ties: 1988
Feb–May 1949
4-Month
4.19"
(106.43mm)
4.06"
(103.12mm)
0.13"
(3.31mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1948 1972
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1998, 2019
Ties: 1898, 1899
Jan–May 1949
5-Month
5.93"
(150.62mm)
5.23"
(132.84mm)
0.70"
(17.78mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1948 1966, 1972
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1945 2019
Dec 1948–May 1949
6-Month
7.16"
(181.86mm)
6.25"
(158.75mm)
0.91"
(23.11mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1948 1931
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1943 1995
Nov 1948–May 1949
7-Month
7.55"
(191.77mm)
7.13"
(181.10mm)
0.42"
(10.67mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1948 1924
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1995
Ties: 1982
Oct 1948–May 1949
8-Month
8.20"
(208.28mm)
7.90"
(200.66mm)
0.30"
(7.62mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1948 1959
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2005
Ties: 1944
Sep 1948–May 1949
9-Month
8.60"
(218.44mm)
8.47"
(215.14mm)
0.13"
(3.30mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1948 1934
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2005
Ties: 1896, 1951
Aug 1948–May 1949
10-Month
8.79"
(223.27mm)
9.06"
(230.12mm)
-0.27"
(-6.85mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1948 1934
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2005
Ties: 1944
Jul 1948–May 1949
11-Month
8.83"
(224.28mm)
9.60"
(243.84mm)
-0.77"
(-19.56mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1948 1929
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1983
Jun 1948–May 1949
12-Month
10.29"
(261.37mm)
10.30"
(261.62mm)
-0.01"
(-0.25mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1948 1934
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1983
Dec 1947–May 1949
18-Month
14.70"
(373.38mm)
16.54"
(420.12mm)
-1.84"
(-46.74mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1948 1929
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1907
Jun 1947–May 1949
24-Month
17.57"
(446.28mm)
20.61"
(523.49mm)
-3.04"
(-77.21mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1934 1934
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1984
Jun 1946–May 1949
36-Month
28.14"
(714.76mm)
30.88"
(784.35mm)
-2.74"
(-69.59mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1936 1961
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1985
Jun 1945–May 1949
48-Month
40.23"
(1,021.84mm)
41.12"
(1,044.45mm)
-0.89"
(-22.61mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1937 1931
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1986
Ties: 1901
Jun 1944–May 1949
60-Month
50.55"
(1,283.97mm)
51.36"
(1,304.54mm)
-0.81"
(-20.57mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1948 1931
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1986

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 14, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/