Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Nevada

Precipitation Rankings, May 1973

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1973
1-Month
0.73"
(18.54mm)
0.98"
(24.89mm)
-0.25"
(-6.35mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1972 1924
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1995
Apr–May 1973
2-Month
1.44"
(36.58mm)
1.88"
(47.75mm)
-0.44"
(-11.17mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1972 1924
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1995
Mar–May 1973
3-Month
3.32"
(84.33mm)
2.96"
(75.18mm)
0.36"
(9.15mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1972 1910
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1995
Feb–May 1973
4-Month
4.70"
(119.38mm)
4.06"
(103.12mm)
0.64"
(16.26mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1972 1972
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1998, 2019
Jan–May 1973
5-Month
6.05"
(153.67mm)
5.23"
(132.84mm)
0.82"
(20.83mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1972 1966, 1972
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2019
Dec 1972–May 1973
6-Month
6.89"
(175.01mm)
6.25"
(158.75mm)
0.64"
(16.26mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1972 1931
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1995
Nov 1972–May 1973
7-Month
8.23"
(209.04mm)
7.13"
(181.10mm)
1.10"
(27.94mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1972 1924
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1995
Oct 1972–May 1973
8-Month
10.07"
(255.78mm)
7.90"
(200.66mm)
2.17"
(55.12mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1972 1959
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2005
Sep 1972–May 1973
9-Month
11.10"
(281.94mm)
8.47"
(215.14mm)
2.63"
(66.80mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1972 1934
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 2005
Aug 1972–May 1973
10-Month
11.65"
(295.91mm)
9.06"
(230.12mm)
2.59"
(65.79mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1972 1934
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 2005
Jul 1972–May 1973
11-Month
11.73"
(297.94mm)
9.60"
(243.84mm)
2.13"
(54.10mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1972 1929
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1983
Jun 1972–May 1973
12-Month
12.93"
(328.42mm)
10.30"
(261.62mm)
2.63"
(66.80mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1972 1934
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1983
Dec 1971–May 1973
18-Month
16.75"
(425.45mm)
16.54"
(420.12mm)
0.21"
(5.33mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1972 1929
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1907
Ties: 1957
Jun 1971–May 1973
24-Month
20.54"
(521.72mm)
20.61"
(523.49mm)
-0.07"
(-1.77mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1972 1934
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1984
Jun 1970–May 1973
36-Month
33.01"
(838.45mm)
30.88"
(784.35mm)
2.13"
(54.10mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1972 1961
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1985
Jun 1969–May 1973
48-Month
42.74"
(1,085.60mm)
41.12"
(1,044.45mm)
1.62"
(41.15mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1972 1931
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1986
Jun 1968–May 1973
60-Month
55.17"
(1,401.32mm)
51.36"
(1,304.54mm)
3.81"
(96.78mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1972 1931
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1986

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 22, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/