Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Nevada

Precipitation Rankings, September 1978

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
September 1978
1-Month
1.70"
(43.18mm)
0.57"
(14.48mm)
1.13"
(28.70mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1977 1922
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 1982
Aug–Sep 1978
2-Month
1.95"
(49.53mm)
1.17"
(29.72mm)
0.78"
(19.81mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1977 1928, 1944
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 1983
Jul–Sep 1978
3-Month
2.20"
(55.88mm)
1.71"
(43.43mm)
0.49"
(12.45mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1975 1944
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1976
Ties: 2017
Jun–Sep 1978
4-Month
2.29"
(58.17mm)
2.40"
(60.96mm)
-0.11"
(-2.79mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1974 1924
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1913
Ties: 1995
May–Sep 1978
5-Month
2.67"
(67.82mm)
3.38"
(85.85mm)
-0.71"
(-18.03mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1974 1924
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1998
Ties: 1948
Apr–Sep 1978
6-Month
5.00"
(127.00mm)
4.29"
(108.97mm)
0.71"
(18.03mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1975 1924
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1998
Mar–Sep 1978
7-Month
7.52"
(191.01mm)
5.36"
(136.14mm)
2.16"
(54.87mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1977 1924
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 1998
Ties: 2019
Feb–Sep 1978
8-Month
9.44"
(239.78mm)
6.47"
(164.34mm)
2.97"
(75.44mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1977 1924
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1998
Jan–Sep 1978
9-Month
11.12"
(282.45mm)
7.63"
(193.80mm)
3.49"
(88.65mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1977 1924
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1998
Dec 1977–Sep 1978
10-Month
12.79"
(324.87mm)
8.65"
(219.71mm)
4.14"
(105.16mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1977 1924
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1998
Nov 1977–Sep 1978
11-Month
13.46"
(341.88mm)
9.53"
(242.06mm)
3.93"
(99.82mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1977 1924
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1998
Oct 1977–Sep 1978
12-Month
13.57"
(344.68mm)
10.30"
(261.62mm)
3.27"
(83.06mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1977 1924
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1998
Apr 1977–Sep 1978
18-Month
19.48"
(494.79mm)
14.60"
(370.84mm)
4.88"
(123.95mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1977 1929
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1914 1983
Oct 1976–Sep 1978
24-Month
22.24"
(564.90mm)
20.61"
(523.49mm)
1.63"
(41.41mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1977 1960
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1976 1984
Oct 1975–Sep 1978
36-Month
33.21"
(843.53mm)
30.92"
(785.37mm)
2.29"
(58.16mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1977 1961
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1984
Ties: 2018
Oct 1974–Sep 1978
48-Month
45.11"
(1,145.79mm)
41.18"
(1,045.97mm)
3.93"
(99.82mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1977 1956
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1998
Oct 1973–Sep 1978
60-Month
52.47"
(1,332.74mm)
51.40"
(1,305.56mm)
1.07"
(27.18mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1977 1957
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1984

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2020, retrieved on November 27, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/