Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Nevada

Precipitation Rankings, May 1951

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1951
1-Month
0.63"
(16.00mm)
0.98"
(24.89mm)
-0.35"
(-8.89mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1950 1924
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1995
Ties: 1986
Apr–May 1951
2-Month
1.95"
(49.53mm)
1.88"
(47.75mm)
0.07"
(1.78mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1950 1924
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1995
Mar–May 1951
3-Month
2.47"
(62.74mm)
2.96"
(75.18mm)
-0.49"
(-12.44mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1950 1910
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1995
Ties: 1908, 1928
Feb–May 1951
4-Month
3.35"
(85.09mm)
4.06"
(103.12mm)
-0.71"
(-18.03mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1950 1972
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1998, 2019
Jan–May 1951
5-Month
4.41"
(112.01mm)
5.23"
(132.84mm)
-0.82"
(-20.83mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1950 1966, 1972
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2019
Dec 1950–May 1951
6-Month
5.59"
(141.99mm)
6.25"
(158.75mm)
-0.66"
(-16.76mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1950 1931
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1995
Nov 1950–May 1951
7-Month
7.14"
(181.36mm)
7.13"
(181.10mm)
0.01"
(0.26mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1950 1924
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1995
Oct 1950–May 1951
8-Month
7.80"
(198.12mm)
7.90"
(200.66mm)
-0.10"
(-2.54mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1950 1959
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2005
Sep 1950–May 1951
9-Month
8.60"
(218.44mm)
8.47"
(215.14mm)
0.13"
(3.30mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1950 1934
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2005
Ties: 1896, 1949
Aug 1950–May 1951
10-Month
8.71"
(221.23mm)
9.06"
(230.12mm)
-0.35"
(-8.89mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1950 1934
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2005
Jul 1950–May 1951
11-Month
9.46"
(240.28mm)
9.60"
(243.84mm)
-0.14"
(-3.56mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1950 1929
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1983
Jun 1950–May 1951
12-Month
9.83"
(249.68mm)
10.30"
(261.62mm)
-0.47"
(-11.94mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1950 1934
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1983
Dec 1949–May 1951
18-Month
13.98"
(355.09mm)
16.54"
(420.12mm)
-2.56"
(-65.03mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1950 1929
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1907
Jun 1949–May 1951
24-Month
16.52"
(419.61mm)
20.61"
(523.49mm)
-4.09"
(-103.88mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1934 1934
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1984
Jun 1948–May 1951
36-Month
26.81"
(680.97mm)
30.88"
(784.35mm)
-4.07"
(-103.38mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1950 1961
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1985
Jun 1947–May 1951
48-Month
34.09"
(865.89mm)
41.12"
(1,044.45mm)
-7.03"
(-178.56mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1934 1931
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1986
Jun 1946–May 1951
60-Month
44.66"
(1,134.36mm)
51.36"
(1,304.54mm)
-6.70"
(-170.18mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1934 1931
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1986

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 18, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/