Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Nevada

Precipitation Rankings, August 1959

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1959
1-Month
0.46"
(11.68mm)
0.60"
(15.24mm)
-0.14"
(-3.56mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1957 1944
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1983
Ties: 1926, 1927
Jul–Aug 1959
2-Month
0.74"
(18.80mm)
1.14"
(28.96mm)
-0.40"
(-10.16mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1957 1944
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1984
Ties: 2006
Jun–Aug 1959
3-Month
1.11"
(28.19mm)
1.83"
(46.48mm)
-0.72"
(-18.29mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1956 1924
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1913
May–Aug 1959
4-Month
1.96"
(49.78mm)
2.81"
(71.37mm)
-0.85"
(-21.59mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1954 1924
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1913
Ties: 1926, 2016
Apr–Aug 1959
5-Month
2.15"
(54.61mm)
3.72"
(94.49mm)
-1.57"
(-39.88mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1928 1924
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1941
Mar–Aug 1959
6-Month
2.44"
(61.98mm)
4.79"
(121.67mm)
-2.35"
(-59.69mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1924 1966
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1995
Feb–Aug 1959
7-Month
3.80"
(96.52mm)
5.90"
(149.86mm)
-2.10"
(-53.34mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1950 1966
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1998
Jan–Aug 1959
8-Month
4.44"
(112.78mm)
7.06"
(179.32mm)
-2.62"
(-66.54mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1947 1966
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1998
Dec 1958–Aug 1959
9-Month
4.75"
(120.65mm)
8.08"
(205.23mm)
-3.33"
(-84.58mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1924 1924
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1998
Nov 1958–Aug 1959
10-Month
5.59"
(141.99mm)
8.97"
(227.84mm)
-3.38"
(-85.85mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1924 1924
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1995
Oct 1958–Aug 1959
11-Month
5.81"
(147.57mm)
9.74"
(247.40mm)
-3.93"
(-99.83mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1924 1924
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1995
Sep 1958–Aug 1959
12-Month
6.28"
(159.51mm)
10.30"
(261.62mm)
-4.02"
(-102.11mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1959
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1983
Mar 1958–Aug 1959
18-Month
11.78"
(299.21mm)
15.10"
(383.54mm)
-3.32"
(-84.33mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1954 1960
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1983
Sep 1957–Aug 1959
24-Month
18.16"
(461.26mm)
20.61"
(523.49mm)
-2.45"
(-62.23mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1955 1960
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1984
Sep 1956–Aug 1959
36-Month
27.54"
(699.52mm)
30.90"
(784.86mm)
-3.36"
(-85.34mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1956 1961
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1984
Sep 1955–Aug 1959
48-Month
37.34"
(948.44mm)
41.15"
(1,045.21mm)
-3.81"
(-96.77mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1957 1931
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1998
Sep 1954–Aug 1959
60-Month
45.72"
(1,161.29mm)
51.37"
(1,304.80mm)
-5.65"
(-143.51mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1957 1931
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1984

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 20, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/