Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Nevada

Precipitation Rankings, October 1979

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
October 1979
1-Month
0.72"
(18.29mm)
0.78"
(19.81mm)
-0.06"
(-1.52mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1978 1915, 1917, 1952
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2004
Sep–Oct 1979
2-Month
0.87"
(22.10mm)
1.34"
(34.04mm)
-0.47"
(-11.94mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1977 2020
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1982
Aug–Oct 1979
3-Month
2.05"
(52.07mm)
1.95"
(49.53mm)
0.10"
(2.54mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1977 2020
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1983
Ties: 2007
Jul–Oct 1979
4-Month
2.99"
(75.95mm)
2.48"
(62.99mm)
0.51"
(12.96mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1978 2020
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 1982
Ties: 1896
Jun–Oct 1979
5-Month
3.24"
(82.30mm)
3.18"
(80.77mm)
0.06"
(1.53mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1978 2020
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1941
May–Oct 1979
6-Month
3.98"
(101.09mm)
4.16"
(105.66mm)
-0.18"
(-4.57mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1978 2020
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1998
Apr–Oct 1979
7-Month
4.51"
(114.55mm)
5.06"
(128.52mm)
-0.55"
(-13.97mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1974 2020
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1998
Mar–Oct 1979
8-Month
5.96"
(151.38mm)
6.14"
(155.96mm)
-0.18"
(-4.58mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1974 2008
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1998
Feb–Oct 1979
9-Month
7.10"
(180.34mm)
7.24"
(183.90mm)
-0.14"
(-3.56mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1977 1966
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1998
Jan–Oct 1979
10-Month
8.67"
(220.22mm)
8.41"
(213.61mm)
0.26"
(6.61mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1977 1966
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1998
Ties: 1932
Dec 1978–Oct 1979
11-Month
9.60"
(243.84mm)
9.43"
(239.52mm)
0.17"
(4.32mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1977 1924
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1998
Nov 1978–Oct 1979
12-Month
10.86"
(275.84mm)
10.31"
(261.87mm)
0.55"
(13.97mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1977 1924
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1998
May 1978–Oct 1979
18-Month
14.05"
(356.87mm)
14.45"
(367.03mm)
-0.40"
(-10.16mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1977 1929, 2002
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1983
Nov 1977–Oct 1979
24-Month
24.84"
(630.94mm)
20.61"
(523.49mm)
4.23"
(107.45mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1978 1960
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1984
Nov 1976–Oct 1979
36-Month
32.59"
(827.79mm)
30.93"
(785.62mm)
1.66"
(42.17mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1978 1955
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1984
Nov 1975–Oct 1979
48-Month
43.19"
(1,097.03mm)
41.17"
(1,045.72mm)
2.02"
(51.31mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1977 1931
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1998
Nov 1974–Oct 1979
60-Month
54.51"
(1,384.55mm)
51.40"
(1,305.56mm)
3.11"
(78.99mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1978 2003
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1984

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2022, retrieved on January 20, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/