Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Nevada

Precipitation Rankings, January 1979

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1979
1-Month
1.57"
(39.88mm)
1.16"
(29.46mm)
0.41"
(10.42mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1977 1919
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1916
Ties: 1899
Dec 1978–Jan 1979
2-Month
2.50"
(63.50mm)
2.18"
(55.37mm)
0.32"
(8.13mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1977 1931
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 2017
Ties: 1896
Nov 1978–Jan 1979
3-Month
3.76"
(95.50mm)
3.07"
(77.98mm)
0.69"
(17.52mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1977 1977
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1914
Oct 1978–Jan 1979
4-Month
4.28"
(108.71mm)
3.84"
(97.54mm)
0.44"
(11.17mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1978 1991
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1975 2005
Sep 1978–Jan 1979
5-Month
5.98"
(151.89mm)
4.40"
(111.76mm)
1.58"
(40.13mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1978 1918
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2005
Aug 1978–Jan 1979
6-Month
6.23"
(158.24mm)
5.00"
(127.00mm)
1.23"
(31.24mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1978 1912
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1984
Jul 1978–Jan 1979
7-Month
6.48"
(164.59mm)
5.54"
(140.72mm)
0.94"
(23.87mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1978 1912
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1984
Jun 1978–Jan 1979
8-Month
6.57"
(166.88mm)
6.24"
(158.50mm)
0.33"
(8.38mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1977 1934
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1914
May 1978–Jan 1979
9-Month
6.95"
(176.53mm)
7.21"
(183.13mm)
-0.26"
(-6.60mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1976 1929
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1914
Apr 1978–Jan 1979
10-Month
9.28"
(235.71mm)
8.13"
(206.50mm)
1.15"
(29.21mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1977 1929
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1914
Mar 1978–Jan 1979
11-Month
11.80"
(299.72mm)
9.20"
(233.68mm)
2.60"
(66.04mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1978 2003
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1984
Ties: 1946
Feb 1978–Jan 1979
12-Month
13.72"
(348.49mm)
10.29"
(261.37mm)
3.43"
(87.12mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1978 1934
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1999
Aug 1977–Jan 1979
18-Month
19.65"
(499.11mm)
15.31"
(388.87mm)
4.34"
(110.24mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1978 1934
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1984
Feb 1977–Jan 1979
24-Month
24.65"
(626.11mm)
20.60"
(523.24mm)
4.05"
(102.87mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1978 1930
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1984
Feb 1976–Jan 1979
36-Month
34.88"
(885.95mm)
30.84"
(783.34mm)
4.04"
(102.61mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1978 1931
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1985
Feb 1975–Jan 1979
48-Month
45.03"
(1,143.76mm)
41.10"
(1,043.94mm)
3.93"
(99.82mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1978 1957
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1985
Feb 1974–Jan 1979
60-Month
52.55"
(1,334.77mm)
51.34"
(1,304.04mm)
1.21"
(30.73mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1978 1931
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1985

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 19, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/