Climate at a Glance

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Nevada

Precipitation Rankings, April 1973

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1973
1-Month
0.71"
(18.03mm)
0.91"
(23.11mm)
-0.20"
(-5.08mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1972 1959
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1978
Ties: 1911, 1933
Mar–Apr 1973
2-Month
2.59"
(65.79mm)
1.98"
(50.29mm)
0.61"
(15.50mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1972 1959
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 1978
Ties: 2016
Feb–Apr 1973
3-Month
3.97"
(100.84mm)
3.09"
(78.49mm)
0.88"
(22.35mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1972 1977
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1978
Jan–Apr 1973
4-Month
5.32"
(135.13mm)
4.25"
(107.95mm)
1.07"
(27.18mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1972 1966
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1978
Dec 1972–Apr 1973
5-Month
6.16"
(156.46mm)
5.27"
(133.86mm)
0.89"
(22.60mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1972 1977
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1978
Nov 1972–Apr 1973
6-Month
7.50"
(190.50mm)
6.15"
(156.21mm)
1.35"
(34.29mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1972 1977
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1978
Oct 1972–Apr 1973
7-Month
9.34"
(237.24mm)
6.92"
(175.77mm)
2.42"
(61.47mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1972 1977
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2005
Sep 1972–Apr 1973
8-Month
10.37"
(263.40mm)
7.49"
(190.25mm)
2.88"
(73.15mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1972 1959
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1983
Aug 1972–Apr 1973
9-Month
10.92"
(277.37mm)
8.09"
(205.49mm)
2.83"
(71.88mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1972 2021
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1983
Jul 1972–Apr 1973
10-Month
11.00"
(279.40mm)
8.63"
(219.20mm)
2.37"
(60.20mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1972 2021
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1983
Jun 1972–Apr 1973
11-Month
12.20"
(309.88mm)
9.32"
(236.73mm)
2.88"
(73.15mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1972 2021
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1983
May 1972–Apr 1973
12-Month
12.53"
(318.26mm)
10.30"
(261.62mm)
2.23"
(56.64mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1972 2021
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1978
Nov 1971–Apr 1973
18-Month
16.92"
(429.77mm)
16.45"
(417.83mm)
0.47"
(11.94mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1972 1934
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1984
May 1971–Apr 1973
24-Month
22.23"
(564.64mm)
20.60"
(523.24mm)
1.63"
(41.40mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1972 1930
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1984
Ties: 2020
May 1970–Apr 1973
36-Month
32.72"
(831.09mm)
30.88"
(784.35mm)
1.84"
(46.74mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1972 1955
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1985
May 1969–Apr 1973
48-Month
42.37"
(1,076.20mm)
41.11"
(1,044.19mm)
1.26"
(32.01mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1970 1931
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1986
May 1968–Apr 1973
60-Month
55.15"
(1,400.81mm)
51.36"
(1,304.54mm)
3.79"
(96.27mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1972 1957
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1986

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2022, retrieved on January 17, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/