Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Nevada

Precipitation Rankings, January 1956

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1956
1-Month
1.90"
(48.26mm)
1.16"
(29.46mm)
0.74"
(18.80mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1955 1919
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1916
Dec 1955–Jan 1956
2-Month
4.34"
(110.24mm)
2.18"
(55.37mm)
2.16"
(54.87mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1955 1931
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2017
Nov 1955–Jan 1956
3-Month
5.06"
(128.52mm)
3.07"
(77.98mm)
1.99"
(50.54mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1955 1977
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1914
Oct 1955–Jan 1956
4-Month
5.18"
(131.57mm)
3.84"
(97.54mm)
1.34"
(34.03mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1955 1991
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2005
Sep 1955–Jan 1956
5-Month
5.61"
(142.49mm)
4.40"
(111.76mm)
1.21"
(30.73mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1955 1918
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2005
Ties: 1999
Aug 1955–Jan 1956
6-Month
6.75"
(171.45mm)
5.00"
(127.00mm)
1.75"
(44.45mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1955 1912
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1984
Jul 1955–Jan 1956
7-Month
7.45"
(189.23mm)
5.54"
(140.72mm)
1.91"
(48.51mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1955 1912
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1984
Jun 1955–Jan 1956
8-Month
7.90"
(200.66mm)
6.24"
(158.50mm)
1.66"
(42.16mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1955 1934
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1914
May 1955–Jan 1956
9-Month
9.06"
(230.12mm)
7.21"
(183.13mm)
1.85"
(46.99mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1955 1929
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1914
Apr 1955–Jan 1956
10-Month
9.60"
(243.84mm)
8.13"
(206.50mm)
1.47"
(37.34mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1955 1929
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1914
Mar 1955–Jan 1956
11-Month
9.89"
(251.21mm)
9.20"
(233.68mm)
0.69"
(17.53mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1955 2003
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1984
Feb 1955–Jan 1956
12-Month
10.48"
(266.19mm)
10.29"
(261.37mm)
0.19"
(4.82mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1955 1934
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1999
Aug 1954–Jan 1956
18-Month
14.11"
(358.39mm)
15.31"
(388.87mm)
-1.20"
(-30.48mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1955 1934
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1953 1984
Feb 1954–Jan 1956
24-Month
18.68"
(474.47mm)
20.60"
(523.24mm)
-1.92"
(-48.77mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1955 1930
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 1984
Feb 1953–Jan 1956
36-Month
25.48"
(647.19mm)
30.84"
(783.34mm)
-5.36"
(-136.15mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1955 1931
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1985
Feb 1952–Jan 1956
48-Month
35.78"
(908.81mm)
41.10"
(1,043.94mm)
-5.32"
(-135.13mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1951 1957
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1985
Feb 1951–Jan 1956
60-Month
46.51"
(1,181.35mm)
51.34"
(1,304.04mm)
-4.83"
(-122.69mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1955 1931
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 1985

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 22, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/