Climate at a Glance

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Nevada

Precipitation Rankings, April 1979

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1979
1-Month
0.53"
(13.46mm)
0.91"
(23.11mm)
-0.38"
(-9.65mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1977 1959
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1978
Mar–Apr 1979
2-Month
1.98"
(50.29mm)
1.98"
(50.29mm)
0.00"
(0.00mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1977 1959
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1978
Feb–Apr 1979
3-Month
3.12"
(79.25mm)
3.09"
(78.49mm)
0.03"
(0.76mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1977 1977
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1978
Jan–Apr 1979
4-Month
4.69"
(119.13mm)
4.25"
(107.95mm)
0.44"
(11.18mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1977 1966
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1978
Ties: 1905, 2010
Dec 1978–Apr 1979
5-Month
5.62"
(142.75mm)
5.27"
(133.86mm)
0.35"
(8.89mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1977 1977
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1978
Ties: 1904
Nov 1978–Apr 1979
6-Month
6.88"
(174.75mm)
6.15"
(156.21mm)
0.73"
(18.54mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1977 1977
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1978
Oct 1978–Apr 1979
7-Month
7.40"
(187.96mm)
6.92"
(175.77mm)
0.48"
(12.19mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1977 1977
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1978 2005
Sep 1978–Apr 1979
8-Month
9.10"
(231.14mm)
7.49"
(190.25mm)
1.61"
(40.89mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1977 1959
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1983
Aug 1978–Apr 1979
9-Month
9.35"
(237.49mm)
8.09"
(205.49mm)
1.26"
(32.00mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1977 1953
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1983
Jul 1978–Apr 1979
10-Month
9.60"
(243.84mm)
8.63"
(219.20mm)
0.97"
(24.64mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1977 1959
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1983
Jun 1978–Apr 1979
11-Month
9.69"
(246.13mm)
9.32"
(236.73mm)
0.37"
(9.40mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1977 1934
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1983
May 1978–Apr 1979
12-Month
10.07"
(255.78mm)
10.30"
(261.62mm)
-0.23"
(-5.84mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1977 1929
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1978
Nov 1977–Apr 1979
18-Month
20.86"
(529.84mm)
16.45"
(417.83mm)
4.41"
(112.01mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1978 1934
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1984
Ties: 1908
May 1977–Apr 1979
24-Month
26.67"
(677.42mm)
20.60"
(523.24mm)
6.07"
(154.18mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1978 1930
6th Wettest Wettest to Date 1984
May 1976–Apr 1979
36-Month
34.75"
(882.65mm)
30.88"
(784.35mm)
3.87"
(98.30mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1978 1955
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1985
May 1975–Apr 1979
48-Month
44.04"
(1,118.62mm)
41.11"
(1,044.19mm)
2.93"
(74.43mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1978 1931
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1986
Ties: 2018
May 1974–Apr 1979
60-Month
53.72"
(1,364.49mm)
51.36"
(1,304.54mm)
2.36"
(59.95mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1978 1957
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1986
Ties: 1947

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published March 2020, retrieved on March 31, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/