Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Nevada

Precipitation Rankings, October 1956

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
October 1956
1-Month
0.87"
(22.10mm)
0.78"
(19.81mm)
0.09"
(2.29mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1955 1915, 1917, 1952
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2004
Sep–Oct 1956
2-Month
1.15"
(29.21mm)
1.34"
(34.04mm)
-0.19"
(-4.83mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1955 2020
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1982
Ties: 1996
Aug–Oct 1956
3-Month
1.16"
(29.46mm)
1.95"
(49.53mm)
-0.79"
(-20.07mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1954 2020
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1983
Jul–Oct 1956
4-Month
1.81"
(45.97mm)
2.48"
(62.99mm)
-0.67"
(-17.02mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1954 2020
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1982
Jun–Oct 1956
5-Month
2.18"
(55.37mm)
3.18"
(80.77mm)
-1.00"
(-25.40mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1954 2020
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1941
Ties: 2003, 2018
May–Oct 1956
6-Month
3.57"
(90.68mm)
4.16"
(105.66mm)
-0.59"
(-14.98mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1954 2020
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1998
Ties: 1943
Apr–Oct 1956
7-Month
4.71"
(119.63mm)
5.06"
(128.52mm)
-0.35"
(-8.89mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1955 2020
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1998
Ties: 1922
Mar–Oct 1956
8-Month
4.85"
(123.19mm)
6.14"
(155.96mm)
-1.29"
(-32.77mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1955 2008
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1998
Feb–Oct 1956
9-Month
5.34"
(135.64mm)
7.24"
(183.90mm)
-1.90"
(-48.26mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1954 1966
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1998
Ties: 1934
Jan–Oct 1956
10-Month
7.24"
(183.90mm)
8.41"
(213.61mm)
-1.17"
(-29.71mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1955 1966
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1998
Dec 1955–Oct 1956
11-Month
9.68"
(245.87mm)
9.43"
(239.52mm)
0.25"
(6.35mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1955 1924
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1998
Nov 1955–Oct 1956
12-Month
10.40"
(264.16mm)
10.31"
(261.87mm)
0.09"
(2.29mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1955 1924
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1998
May 1955–Oct 1956
18-Month
14.40"
(365.76mm)
14.45"
(367.03mm)
-0.05"
(-1.27mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1955 1929, 2002
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1983
Nov 1954–Oct 1956
24-Month
18.71"
(475.23mm)
20.61"
(523.49mm)
-1.90"
(-48.26mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1955 1960
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 1984
Nov 1953–Oct 1956
36-Month
26.25"
(666.75mm)
30.93"
(785.62mm)
-4.68"
(-118.87mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1955 1955
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1984
Nov 1952–Oct 1956
48-Month
33.34"
(846.84mm)
41.17"
(1,045.72mm)
-7.83"
(-198.88mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1950 1931
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1998
Nov 1951–Oct 1956
60-Month
45.82"
(1,163.83mm)
51.40"
(1,305.56mm)
-5.58"
(-141.73mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1955 2003
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 1984

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2021, retrieved on October 17, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/