Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Nevada

Precipitation Rankings, December 1959

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1959
1-Month
0.85"
(21.59mm)
1.02"
(25.91mm)
-0.17"
(-4.32mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1958 1976
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1983
Nov–Dec 1959
2-Month
0.99"
(25.15mm)
1.89"
(48.01mm)
-0.90"
(-22.86mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1956 1976
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1983
Ties: 1932
Oct–Dec 1959
3-Month
1.17"
(29.72mm)
2.67"
(67.82mm)
-1.50"
(-38.10mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1929 1999
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2010
Ties: 1989
Sep–Dec 1959
4-Month
2.23"
(56.64mm)
3.24"
(82.30mm)
-1.01"
(-25.66mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1958 1999
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1957 1983
Aug–Dec 1959
5-Month
2.69"
(68.33mm)
3.84"
(97.54mm)
-1.15"
(-29.21mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1958 1999
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 1983
Jul–Dec 1959
6-Month
2.97"
(75.44mm)
4.38"
(111.25mm)
-1.41"
(-35.81mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1958 2020
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 1983
Ties: 1954
Jun–Dec 1959
7-Month
3.34"
(84.84mm)
5.07"
(128.78mm)
-1.73"
(-43.94mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1956 2020
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1983
May–Dec 1959
8-Month
4.19"
(106.43mm)
6.05"
(153.67mm)
-1.86"
(-47.24mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1956 2020
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1983
Apr–Dec 1959
9-Month
4.38"
(111.25mm)
6.96"
(176.78mm)
-2.58"
(-65.53mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1929 2020
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1983
Mar–Dec 1959
10-Month
4.67"
(118.62mm)
8.03"
(203.96mm)
-3.36"
(-85.34mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1959
127th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1983
Feb–Dec 1959
11-Month
6.03"
(153.16mm)
9.14"
(232.16mm)
-3.11"
(-79.00mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1956 2020
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1983
Jan–Dec 1959
12-Month
6.67"
(169.42mm)
10.30"
(261.62mm)
-3.63"
(-92.20mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1953 2020
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1983
Jul 1958–Dec 1959
18-Month
9.62"
(244.35mm)
14.68"
(372.87mm)
-5.06"
(-128.52mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1929 1929
125th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1983
Jan 1958–Dec 1959
24-Month
16.32"
(414.53mm)
20.59"
(522.99mm)
-4.27"
(-108.46mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1954 1929
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1983
Jan 1957–Dec 1959
36-Month
28.09"
(713.49mm)
30.90"
(784.86mm)
-2.81"
(-71.37mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1956 1929
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1984
Jan 1956–Dec 1959
48-Month
35.86"
(910.84mm)
41.13"
(1,044.70mm)
-5.27"
(-133.86mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1956 1929
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1983
Jan 1955–Dec 1959
60-Month
45.64"
(1,159.26mm)
51.39"
(1,305.31mm)
-5.75"
(-146.05mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1957 1962
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1984

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published June 2022, retrieved on June 27, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/