Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Nevada

Precipitation Rankings, August 1979

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1979
1-Month
1.18"
(29.97mm)
0.60"
(15.24mm)
0.58"
(14.73mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1978 1944
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1983
Jul–Aug 1979
2-Month
2.12"
(53.85mm)
1.14"
(28.96mm)
0.98"
(24.89mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1978 1944
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 1984
Ties: 1904
Jun–Aug 1979
3-Month
2.37"
(60.20mm)
1.83"
(46.48mm)
0.54"
(13.72mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1978 1924
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1913
May–Aug 1979
4-Month
3.11"
(78.99mm)
2.81"
(71.37mm)
0.30"
(7.62mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1978 1924
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1913
Ties: 1991
Apr–Aug 1979
5-Month
3.64"
(92.46mm)
3.72"
(94.49mm)
-0.08"
(-2.03mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1978 1924
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1941
Mar–Aug 1979
6-Month
5.09"
(129.29mm)
4.79"
(121.67mm)
0.30"
(7.62mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1976 1966
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1995
Ties: 1932
Feb–Aug 1979
7-Month
6.23"
(158.24mm)
5.90"
(149.86mm)
0.33"
(8.38mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1974 1966
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1998
Jan–Aug 1979
8-Month
7.80"
(198.12mm)
7.06"
(179.32mm)
0.74"
(18.80mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1977 1966
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1998
Ties: 1916
Dec 1978–Aug 1979
9-Month
8.73"
(221.74mm)
8.08"
(205.23mm)
0.65"
(16.51mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1977 1924
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1998
Nov 1978–Aug 1979
10-Month
9.99"
(253.75mm)
8.97"
(227.84mm)
1.02"
(25.91mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1977 1924
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1995
Oct 1978–Aug 1979
11-Month
10.51"
(266.95mm)
9.74"
(247.40mm)
0.77"
(19.55mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1977 1924
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1995
Sep 1978–Aug 1979
12-Month
12.21"
(310.13mm)
10.30"
(261.62mm)
1.91"
(48.51mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1977 1959
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1983
Mar 1978–Aug 1979
18-Month
18.03"
(457.96mm)
15.10"
(383.54mm)
2.93"
(74.42mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1977 1960
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1983
Sep 1977–Aug 1979
24-Month
24.46"
(621.28mm)
20.61"
(523.49mm)
3.85"
(97.79mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1978 1960
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1984
Sep 1976–Aug 1979
36-Month
34.55"
(877.57mm)
30.90"
(784.86mm)
3.65"
(92.71mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1978 1961
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1943 1984
Sep 1975–Aug 1979
48-Month
44.37"
(1,127.00mm)
41.15"
(1,045.21mm)
3.22"
(81.79mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1978 1931
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1998
Sep 1974–Aug 1979
60-Month
55.66"
(1,413.76mm)
51.38"
(1,305.05mm)
4.28"
(108.71mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1978 1931
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1984

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2022, retrieved on January 27, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/