Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Nevada

Precipitation Rankings, May 1959

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1959
1-Month
0.85"
(21.59mm)
0.98"
(24.89mm)
-0.13"
(-3.30mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1958 1924
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1957 1995
Apr–May 1959
2-Month
1.04"
(26.42mm)
1.88"
(47.75mm)
-0.84"
(-21.33mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1954 1924
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1995
Mar–May 1959
3-Month
1.33"
(33.78mm)
2.96"
(75.18mm)
-1.63"
(-41.40mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1934 1910
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1995
Feb–May 1959
4-Month
2.69"
(68.33mm)
4.06"
(103.12mm)
-1.37"
(-34.79mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1955 1972
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1998
Jan–May 1959
5-Month
3.33"
(84.58mm)
5.23"
(132.84mm)
-1.90"
(-48.26mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1953 1966, 1972
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2019
Ties: 1974
Dec 1958–May 1959
6-Month
3.64"
(92.46mm)
6.25"
(158.75mm)
-2.61"
(-66.29mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1931 1931
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1995
Nov 1958–May 1959
7-Month
4.48"
(113.79mm)
7.13"
(181.10mm)
-2.65"
(-67.31mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1934 1924
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1995
Oct 1958–May 1959
8-Month
4.70"
(119.38mm)
7.90"
(200.66mm)
-3.20"
(-81.28mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1959
125th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2005
Sep 1958–May 1959
9-Month
5.17"
(131.32mm)
8.47"
(215.14mm)
-3.30"
(-83.82mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1934 1934
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2005
Aug 1958–May 1959
10-Month
6.01"
(152.65mm)
9.06"
(230.12mm)
-3.05"
(-77.47mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1953 1934
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2005
Jul 1958–May 1959
11-Month
6.28"
(159.51mm)
9.60"
(243.84mm)
-3.32"
(-84.33mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1950 1929
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1983
Jun 1958–May 1959
12-Month
7.36"
(186.94mm)
10.30"
(261.62mm)
-2.94"
(-74.68mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1950 1934
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1983
Dec 1957–May 1959
18-Month
13.77"
(349.76mm)
16.54"
(420.12mm)
-2.77"
(-70.36mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1955 1929
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1907
Jun 1957–May 1959
24-Month
18.21"
(462.53mm)
20.61"
(523.49mm)
-2.40"
(-60.96mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1955 1934
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1984
Jun 1956–May 1959
36-Month
27.46"
(697.48mm)
30.88"
(784.35mm)
-3.42"
(-86.87mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1956 1961
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1985
Jun 1955–May 1959
48-Month
38.52"
(978.41mm)
41.12"
(1,044.45mm)
-2.60"
(-66.04mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1957 1931
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1986
Jun 1954–May 1959
60-Month
46.09"
(1,170.69mm)
51.36"
(1,304.54mm)
-5.27"
(-133.85mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1957 1931
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1986

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published August 2020, retrieved on August 12, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/