Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Nevada

Precipitation Rankings, May 1962

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1962
1-Month
1.73"
(43.94mm)
0.98"
(24.89mm)
0.75"
(19.05mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1961 1924
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 1995
Apr–May 1962
2-Month
1.99"
(50.55mm)
1.88"
(47.75mm)
0.11"
(2.80mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1961 1924
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1957 1995
Ties: 1895
Mar–May 1962
3-Month
2.84"
(72.14mm)
2.96"
(75.18mm)
-0.12"
(-3.04mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1961 1910
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1995
Feb–May 1962
4-Month
5.40"
(137.16mm)
4.06"
(103.12mm)
1.34"
(34.04mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1961 1972
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1998, 2019
Jan–May 1962
5-Month
6.11"
(155.19mm)
5.23"
(132.84mm)
0.88"
(22.35mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1961 1966, 1972
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 2019
Dec 1961–May 1962
6-Month
7.01"
(178.05mm)
6.25"
(158.75mm)
0.76"
(19.30mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1961 1931
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1995
Nov 1961–May 1962
7-Month
7.69"
(195.33mm)
7.13"
(181.10mm)
0.56"
(14.23mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1961 1924
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1995
Oct 1961–May 1962
8-Month
8.31"
(211.07mm)
7.90"
(200.66mm)
0.41"
(10.41mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1961 1959
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2005
Ties: 1896
Sep 1961–May 1962
9-Month
8.81"
(223.77mm)
8.47"
(215.14mm)
0.34"
(8.63mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1961 1934
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2005
Aug 1961–May 1962
10-Month
10.21"
(259.33mm)
9.06"
(230.12mm)
1.15"
(29.21mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1961 1934
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2005
Jul 1961–May 1962
11-Month
10.87"
(276.10mm)
9.60"
(243.84mm)
1.27"
(32.26mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1961 1929
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1983
Jun 1961–May 1962
12-Month
11.29"
(286.77mm)
10.30"
(261.62mm)
0.99"
(25.15mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1961 1934
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1983
Dec 1960–May 1962
18-Month
14.72"
(373.89mm)
16.54"
(420.12mm)
-1.82"
(-46.23mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1961 1929
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1907
Ties: 1928
Jun 1960–May 1962
24-Month
18.98"
(482.09mm)
20.61"
(523.49mm)
-1.63"
(-41.40mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1961 1934
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1984
Jun 1959–May 1962
36-Month
26.42"
(671.07mm)
30.88"
(784.35mm)
-4.46"
(-113.28mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1961 1961
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1985
Jun 1958–May 1962
48-Month
33.78"
(858.01mm)
41.12"
(1,044.45mm)
-7.34"
(-186.44mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1961 1931
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1986
Jun 1957–May 1962
60-Month
44.63"
(1,133.60mm)
51.36"
(1,304.54mm)
-6.73"
(-170.94mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1961 1931
111th 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 17, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/