Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Nevada

Precipitation Rankings, May 1961

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1961
1-Month
0.68"
(17.27mm)
0.98"
(24.89mm)
-0.30"
(-7.62mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1960 1924
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1995
Apr–May 1961
2-Month
0.96"
(24.38mm)
1.88"
(47.75mm)
-0.92"
(-23.37mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1954 1924
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1995
Mar–May 1961
3-Month
2.03"
(51.56mm)
2.96"
(75.18mm)
-0.93"
(-23.62mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1960 1910
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1995
Feb–May 1961
4-Month
2.62"
(66.55mm)
4.06"
(103.12mm)
-1.44"
(-36.57mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1955 1972
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1998, 2019
Jan–May 1961
5-Month
2.99"
(75.95mm)
5.23"
(132.84mm)
-2.24"
(-56.89mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1924 1966, 1972
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2019
Dec 1960–May 1961
6-Month
3.43"
(87.12mm)
6.25"
(158.75mm)
-2.82"
(-71.63mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1931 1931
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1995
Nov 1960–May 1961
7-Month
5.64"
(143.26mm)
7.13"
(181.10mm)
-1.49"
(-37.84mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1960 1924
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1995
Ties: 2002
Oct 1960–May 1961
8-Month
6.38"
(162.05mm)
7.90"
(200.66mm)
-1.52"
(-38.61mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1960 1959
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2005
Sep 1960–May 1961
9-Month
6.80"
(172.72mm)
8.47"
(215.14mm)
-1.67"
(-42.42mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1960 1934
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2005
Aug 1960–May 1961
10-Month
7.00"
(177.80mm)
9.06"
(230.12mm)
-2.06"
(-52.32mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1960 1934
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2005
Jul 1960–May 1961
11-Month
7.51"
(190.75mm)
9.60"
(243.84mm)
-2.09"
(-53.09mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1960 1929
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1983
Jun 1960–May 1961
12-Month
7.69"
(195.33mm)
10.30"
(261.62mm)
-2.61"
(-66.29mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1960 1934
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1983
Dec 1959–May 1961
18-Month
12.64"
(321.06mm)
16.54"
(420.12mm)
-3.90"
(-99.06mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1960 1929
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1907
Jun 1959–May 1961
24-Month
15.13"
(384.30mm)
20.61"
(523.49mm)
-5.48"
(-139.19mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1960 1934
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1984
Jun 1958–May 1961
36-Month
22.49"
(571.25mm)
30.88"
(784.35mm)
-8.39"
(-213.10mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1961
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1985
Jun 1957–May 1961
48-Month
33.34"
(846.84mm)
41.12"
(1,044.45mm)
-7.78"
(-197.61mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1931 1931
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1986
Jun 1956–May 1961
60-Month
42.59"
(1,081.79mm)
51.36"
(1,304.54mm)
-8.77"
(-222.75mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1931 1931
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1986

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 15, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/