Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Nevada

Precipitation Rankings, May 1978

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1978
1-Month
0.38"
(9.65mm)
0.98"
(24.89mm)
-0.60"
(-15.24mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1974 1924
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1995
Ties: 1943
Apr–May 1978
2-Month
2.71"
(68.83mm)
1.88"
(47.75mm)
0.83"
(21.08mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1977 1924
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1995
Mar–May 1978
3-Month
5.23"
(132.84mm)
2.96"
(75.18mm)
2.27"
(57.66mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1977 1910
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1995
Feb–May 1978
4-Month
7.15"
(181.61mm)
4.06"
(103.12mm)
3.09"
(78.49mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1977 1972
3rd Wettest Wettest to Date 1998, 2019
Jan–May 1978
5-Month
8.83"
(224.28mm)
5.23"
(132.84mm)
3.60"
(91.44mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1977 1966, 1972
5th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Dec 1977–May 1978
6-Month
10.50"
(266.70mm)
6.25"
(158.75mm)
4.25"
(107.95mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1977 1931
3rd Wettest Wettest to Date 1995
Nov 1977–May 1978
7-Month
11.17"
(283.72mm)
7.13"
(181.10mm)
4.04"
(102.62mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1977 1924
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1907 1995
Oct 1977–May 1978
8-Month
11.28"
(286.51mm)
7.90"
(200.66mm)
3.38"
(85.85mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1977 1959
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1907 2005
Sep 1977–May 1978
9-Month
11.66"
(296.16mm)
8.47"
(215.14mm)
3.19"
(81.02mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1977 1934
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 2005
Aug 1977–May 1978
10-Month
13.08"
(332.23mm)
9.06"
(230.12mm)
4.02"
(102.11mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1977 1934
5th Wettest Wettest to Date 2005
Jul 1977–May 1978
11-Month
13.51"
(343.15mm)
9.60"
(243.84mm)
3.91"
(99.31mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1977 1929
5th Wettest Wettest to Date 1983
Jun 1977–May 1978
12-Month
14.69"
(373.13mm)
10.30"
(261.62mm)
4.39"
(111.51mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1977 1934
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1914 1983
Dec 1976–May 1978
18-Month
18.75"
(476.25mm)
16.54"
(420.12mm)
2.21"
(56.13mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1977 1929
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1907
Jun 1976–May 1978
24-Month
24.41"
(620.01mm)
20.61"
(523.49mm)
3.80"
(96.52mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1977 1934
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1984
Jun 1975–May 1978
36-Month
33.54"
(851.92mm)
30.88"
(784.35mm)
2.66"
(67.57mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1977 1961
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1985
Jun 1974–May 1978
48-Month
43.88"
(1,114.55mm)
41.12"
(1,044.45mm)
2.76"
(70.10mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1977 1931
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1986
Jun 1973–May 1978
60-Month
51.90"
(1,318.26mm)
51.36"
(1,304.54mm)
0.54"
(13.72mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1977 1931
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1986

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published August 2019, retrieved on August 20, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/