Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

Look up monthly rankings for 1-12, 18, 24, 36, 48, and 60-month time periods using the options below. Data and statistics are as of July 2020. For more information, please see Climatological Rankings.


Nevada

Precipitation Rankings, May 1970

View Period (Months):All1234567891011121824364860
Download: xml csv json
  • Record Driest
  • Bottom 1/10
  • Bottom 1/3
  • Normal
  • Top 1/3
  • Top 1/10
  • Record Wettest
Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1970
1-Month
0.44"
(11.18mm)
0.98"
(24.89mm)
-0.54"
(-13.71mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1969 1924
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1995
Ties: 1902
Apr–May 1970
2-Month
1.16"
(29.46mm)
1.88"
(47.75mm)
-0.72"
(-18.29mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1969 1924
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1995
Mar–May 1970
3-Month
1.91"
(48.51mm)
2.96"
(75.18mm)
-1.05"
(-26.67mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1969 1910
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 1995
Feb–May 1970
4-Month
2.46"
(62.48mm)
4.06"
(103.12mm)
-1.60"
(-40.64mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1966 1972
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1998
Ties: 1953
Jan–May 1970
5-Month
3.73"
(94.74mm)
5.23"
(132.84mm)
-1.50"
(-38.10mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1966 1966, 1972
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2019
Dec 1969–May 1970
6-Month
5.19"
(131.83mm)
6.25"
(158.75mm)
-1.06"
(-26.92mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1968 1931
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1995
Nov 1969–May 1970
7-Month
5.71"
(145.03mm)
7.13"
(181.10mm)
-1.42"
(-36.07mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1968 1924
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1995
Oct 1969–May 1970
8-Month
6.61"
(167.89mm)
7.90"
(200.66mm)
-1.29"
(-32.77mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1968 1959
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2005
Sep 1969–May 1970
9-Month
6.85"
(173.99mm)
8.47"
(215.14mm)
-1.62"
(-41.15mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1966 1934
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2005
Aug 1969–May 1970
10-Month
7.06"
(179.32mm)
9.06"
(230.12mm)
-2.00"
(-50.80mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1961 1934
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2005
Jul 1969–May 1970
11-Month
7.73"
(196.34mm)
9.60"
(243.84mm)
-1.87"
(-47.50mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1963 1929
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1983
Jun 1969–May 1970
12-Month
9.73"
(247.14mm)
10.30"
(261.62mm)
-0.57"
(-14.48mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1966 1934
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1983
Dec 1968–May 1970
18-Month
17.34"
(440.44mm)
16.54"
(420.12mm)
0.80"
(20.32mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1969 1929
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1907
Ties: 1898
Jun 1968–May 1970
24-Month
22.16"
(562.86mm)
20.61"
(523.49mm)
1.55"
(39.37mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1968 1934
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1984
Jun 1967–May 1970
36-Month
32.17"
(817.12mm)
30.88"
(784.35mm)
1.29"
(32.77mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1968 1961
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1985
Jun 1966–May 1970
48-Month
42.23"
(1,072.64mm)
41.12"
(1,044.45mm)
1.11"
(28.19mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1969 1931
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1986
Ties: 2008
Jun 1965–May 1970
60-Month
51.84"
(1,316.74mm)
51.36"
(1,304.54mm)
0.48"
(12.20mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1968 1931
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1986

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published August 2020, retrieved on August 6, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/