Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Nevada

Precipitation Rankings, October 1973

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
October 1973
1-Month
0.56"
(14.22mm)
0.78"
(19.81mm)
-0.22"
(-5.59mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1970 1915, 1917, 1952
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 2004
Sep–Oct 1973
2-Month
0.82"
(20.83mm)
1.34"
(34.04mm)
-0.52"
(-13.21mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1970 2020
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1982
Aug–Oct 1973
3-Month
1.30"
(33.02mm)
1.95"
(49.53mm)
-0.65"
(-16.51mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1964 2020
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1983
Jul–Oct 1973
4-Month
1.76"
(44.70mm)
2.48"
(62.99mm)
-0.72"
(-18.29mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1966 2020
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1982
Jun–Oct 1973
5-Month
2.28"
(57.91mm)
3.18"
(80.77mm)
-0.90"
(-22.86mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1966 2020
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1941
May–Oct 1973
6-Month
3.01"
(76.45mm)
4.16"
(105.66mm)
-1.15"
(-29.21mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1966 2020
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1998
Apr–Oct 1973
7-Month
3.72"
(94.49mm)
5.06"
(128.52mm)
-1.34"
(-34.03mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1966 2020
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1998
Mar–Oct 1973
8-Month
5.60"
(142.24mm)
6.14"
(155.96mm)
-0.54"
(-13.72mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1969 2008
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1998
Ties: 1916
Feb–Oct 1973
9-Month
6.98"
(177.29mm)
7.24"
(183.90mm)
-0.26"
(-6.61mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1972 1966
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1998
Jan–Oct 1973
10-Month
8.33"
(211.58mm)
8.41"
(213.61mm)
-0.08"
(-2.03mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1972 1966
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1998
Dec 1972–Oct 1973
11-Month
9.17"
(232.92mm)
9.43"
(239.52mm)
-0.26"
(-6.60mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1972 1924
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1998
Ties: 1986
Nov 1972–Oct 1973
12-Month
10.51"
(266.95mm)
10.31"
(261.87mm)
0.20"
(5.08mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1972 1924
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1998
May 1972–Oct 1973
18-Month
15.54"
(394.72mm)
14.45"
(367.03mm)
1.09"
(27.69mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1972 1929, 2002
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1983
Nov 1971–Oct 1973
24-Month
19.93"
(506.22mm)
20.61"
(523.49mm)
-0.68"
(-17.27mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1966 1960
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1984
Nov 1970–Oct 1973
36-Month
31.19"
(792.23mm)
30.93"
(785.62mm)
0.26"
(6.61mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1972 1955
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1984
Nov 1969–Oct 1973
48-Month
41.00"
(1,041.40mm)
41.17"
(1,045.72mm)
-0.17"
(-4.32mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1968 1931
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1998
Nov 1968–Oct 1973
60-Month
53.73"
(1,364.74mm)
51.40"
(1,305.56mm)
2.33"
(59.18mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1972 2003
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1984

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2021, retrieved on October 16, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/