Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Nevada

Precipitation Rankings, August 1971

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1971
1-Month
0.71"
(18.03mm)
0.60"
(15.24mm)
0.11"
(2.79mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1969 1944
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1983
Jul–Aug 1971
2-Month
1.15"
(29.21mm)
1.14"
(28.96mm)
0.01"
(0.25mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1969 1944
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1984
Ties: 1998
Jun–Aug 1971
3-Month
1.85"
(46.99mm)
1.83"
(46.48mm)
0.02"
(0.51mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1966 1924
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1913
Ties: 1909
May–Aug 1971
4-Month
4.27"
(108.46mm)
2.81"
(71.37mm)
1.46"
(37.09mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1970 1924
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1913
Apr–Aug 1971
5-Month
5.29"
(134.37mm)
3.72"
(94.49mm)
1.57"
(39.88mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1970 1924
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 1941
Mar–Aug 1971
6-Month
5.95"
(151.13mm)
4.79"
(121.67mm)
1.16"
(29.46mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1970 1966
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 1995
Ties: 1980
Feb–Aug 1971
7-Month
6.54"
(166.12mm)
5.90"
(149.86mm)
0.64"
(16.26mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1970 1966
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1998
Jan–Aug 1971
8-Month
7.20"
(182.88mm)
7.06"
(179.32mm)
0.14"
(3.56mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1968 1966
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1998
Dec 1970–Aug 1971
9-Month
8.47"
(215.14mm)
8.08"
(205.23mm)
0.39"
(9.91mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1968 1924
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1998
Nov 1970–Aug 1971
10-Month
10.22"
(259.59mm)
8.97"
(227.84mm)
1.25"
(31.75mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1970 1924
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1995
Oct 1970–Aug 1971
11-Month
10.54"
(267.72mm)
9.74"
(247.40mm)
0.80"
(20.32mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1970 1924
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1995
Sep 1970–Aug 1971
12-Month
10.81"
(274.57mm)
10.30"
(261.62mm)
0.51"
(12.95mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1970 1959
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1983
Mar 1970–Aug 1971
18-Month
16.23"
(412.24mm)
15.10"
(383.54mm)
1.13"
(28.70mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1970 1960
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1983
Sep 1969–Aug 1971
24-Month
21.17"
(537.72mm)
20.61"
(523.49mm)
0.56"
(14.23mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1967 1960
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1984
Sep 1968–Aug 1971
36-Month
33.55"
(852.17mm)
30.90"
(784.86mm)
2.65"
(67.31mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1970 1961
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1984
Sep 1967–Aug 1971
48-Month
43.40"
(1,102.36mm)
41.15"
(1,045.21mm)
2.25"
(57.15mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1969 1931
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1998
Ties: 2018
Sep 1966–Aug 1971
60-Month
55.62"
(1,412.75mm)
51.38"
(1,305.05mm)
4.24"
(107.70mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1970 1931
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1984

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2020, retrieved on November 25, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/