Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Nevada

Precipitation Rankings, April 1972

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1972
1-Month
0.41"
(10.41mm)
0.91"
(23.11mm)
-0.50"
(-12.70mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1966 1959
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1978
Ties: 1934
Mar–Apr 1972
2-Month
0.74"
(18.80mm)
1.98"
(50.29mm)
-1.24"
(-31.49mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1966 1959
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1978
Feb–Apr 1972
3-Month
1.16"
(29.46mm)
3.09"
(78.49mm)
-1.93"
(-49.03mm)
2nd Driest Driest to Date 1977
126th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1978
Jan–Apr 1972
4-Month
1.56"
(39.62mm)
4.25"
(107.95mm)
-2.69"
(-68.33mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1966 1966
126th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1978
Dec 1971–Apr 1972
5-Month
3.49"
(88.65mm)
5.27"
(133.86mm)
-1.78"
(-45.21mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1966 1977
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1978
Ties: 2007, 2015
Nov 1971–Apr 1972
6-Month
4.39"
(111.51mm)
6.15"
(156.21mm)
-1.76"
(-44.70mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1959 1977
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1978
Oct 1971–Apr 1972
7-Month
5.09"
(129.29mm)
6.92"
(175.77mm)
-1.83"
(-46.48mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1968 1977
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 2005
Sep 1971–Apr 1972
8-Month
5.43"
(137.92mm)
7.49"
(190.25mm)
-2.06"
(-52.33mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1959 1959
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1983
Aug 1971–Apr 1972
9-Month
6.14"
(155.96mm)
8.09"
(205.49mm)
-1.95"
(-49.53mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1963 2021
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1983
Jul 1971–Apr 1972
10-Month
6.58"
(167.13mm)
8.63"
(219.20mm)
-2.05"
(-52.07mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1963 2021
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1983
Jun 1971–Apr 1972
11-Month
7.28"
(184.91mm)
9.32"
(236.73mm)
-2.04"
(-51.82mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1963 2021
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1983
May 1971–Apr 1972
12-Month
9.70"
(246.38mm)
10.30"
(261.62mm)
-0.60"
(-15.24mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1970 2021
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1978
Nov 1970–Apr 1972
18-Month
15.65"
(397.51mm)
16.45"
(417.83mm)
-0.80"
(-20.32mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1967 1934
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1984
May 1970–Apr 1972
24-Month
20.19"
(512.83mm)
20.60"
(523.24mm)
-0.41"
(-10.41mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1971 1930
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1984
May 1969–Apr 1972
36-Month
29.84"
(757.94mm)
30.88"
(784.35mm)
-1.04"
(-26.41mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1965 1955
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1985
May 1968–Apr 1972
48-Month
42.62"
(1,082.55mm)
41.11"
(1,044.19mm)
1.51"
(38.36mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1970 1931
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1986
May 1967–Apr 1972
60-Month
52.85"
(1,342.39mm)
51.36"
(1,304.54mm)
1.49"
(37.85mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1971 1957
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1986

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2021, retrieved on November 27, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/