Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Nevada

Precipitation Rankings, December 1970

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1970
1-Month
1.27"
(32.26mm)
1.02"
(25.91mm)
0.25"
(6.35mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1968 1976
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1983
Nov–Dec 1970
2-Month
3.02"
(76.71mm)
1.89"
(48.01mm)
1.13"
(28.70mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1969 1976
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1983
Oct–Dec 1970
3-Month
3.34"
(84.84mm)
2.67"
(67.82mm)
0.67"
(17.02mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1969 1999
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 2010
Sep–Dec 1970
4-Month
3.61"
(91.69mm)
3.24"
(82.30mm)
0.37"
(9.39mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1969 1999
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1966 1983
Ties: 1934, 1936
Aug–Dec 1970
5-Month
4.62"
(117.35mm)
3.84"
(97.54mm)
0.78"
(19.81mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1969 1999
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1983
Jul–Dec 1970
6-Month
5.59"
(141.99mm)
4.38"
(111.25mm)
1.21"
(30.74mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1969 1999
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1983
Jun–Dec 1970
7-Month
7.12"
(180.85mm)
5.07"
(128.78mm)
2.05"
(52.07mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1969 1917
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1983
May–Dec 1970
8-Month
7.56"
(192.02mm)
6.05"
(153.67mm)
1.51"
(38.35mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1969 1929
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1983
Apr–Dec 1970
9-Month
8.28"
(210.31mm)
6.96"
(176.78mm)
1.32"
(33.53mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1969 1928
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 1983
Mar–Dec 1970
10-Month
9.03"
(229.36mm)
8.03"
(203.96mm)
1.00"
(25.40mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1969 1959
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 1983
Feb–Dec 1970
11-Month
9.58"
(243.33mm)
9.14"
(232.16mm)
0.44"
(11.17mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1968 1933
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1983
Ties: 1952
Jan–Dec 1970
12-Month
10.85"
(275.59mm)
10.30"
(261.62mm)
0.55"
(13.97mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1968 2002
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1983
Jul 1969–Dec 1970
18-Month
14.85"
(377.19mm)
14.68"
(372.87mm)
0.17"
(4.32mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1968 1929
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1983
Jan 1969–Dec 1970
24-Month
23.38"
(593.85mm)
20.59"
(522.99mm)
2.79"
(70.86mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1969 1929
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1983
Jan 1968–Dec 1970
36-Month
33.30"
(845.82mm)
30.90"
(784.86mm)
2.40"
(60.96mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1968 1929
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1984
Jan 1967–Dec 1970
48-Month
44.47"
(1,129.54mm)
41.13"
(1,044.70mm)
3.34"
(84.84mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1969 1929
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1983
Jan 1966–Dec 1970
60-Month
51.24"
(1,301.50mm)
51.39"
(1,305.31mm)
-0.15"
(-3.81mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1968 1962
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1984

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published December 2019, retrieved on December 9, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/