Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Nevada

Precipitation Rankings, May 1980

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1980
1-Month
2.34"
(59.44mm)
0.98"
(24.89mm)
1.36"
(34.55mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1979 1924
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1995
Apr–May 1980
2-Month
3.11"
(78.99mm)
1.88"
(47.75mm)
1.23"
(31.24mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1979 1924
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1995
Ties: 1906
Mar–May 1980
3-Month
4.36"
(110.74mm)
2.96"
(75.18mm)
1.40"
(35.56mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1979 1910
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1995
Feb–May 1980
4-Month
6.22"
(157.99mm)
4.06"
(103.12mm)
2.16"
(54.87mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1979 1972
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1998
Jan–May 1980
5-Month
8.92"
(226.57mm)
5.23"
(132.84mm)
3.69"
(93.73mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1979 1966, 1972
4th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Dec 1979–May 1980
6-Month
9.40"
(238.76mm)
6.25"
(158.75mm)
3.15"
(80.01mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1979 1931
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1995
Nov 1979–May 1980
7-Month
10.07"
(255.78mm)
7.13"
(181.10mm)
2.94"
(74.68mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1979 1924
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1995
Oct 1979–May 1980
8-Month
10.79"
(274.07mm)
7.90"
(200.66mm)
2.89"
(73.41mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1979 1959
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 2005
Sep 1979–May 1980
9-Month
10.94"
(277.88mm)
8.47"
(215.14mm)
2.47"
(62.74mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1979 1934
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 2005
Aug 1979–May 1980
10-Month
12.12"
(307.85mm)
9.06"
(230.12mm)
3.06"
(77.73mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1979 1934, 2021
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 2005
Jul 1979–May 1980
11-Month
13.06"
(331.72mm)
9.60"
(243.84mm)
3.46"
(87.88mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1979 2021
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1983
Jun 1979–May 1980
12-Month
13.31"
(338.07mm)
10.30"
(261.62mm)
3.01"
(76.45mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1979 1934
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1983
Dec 1978–May 1980
18-Month
19.67"
(499.62mm)
16.54"
(420.12mm)
3.13"
(79.50mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1978 1929
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1907
Jun 1978–May 1980
24-Month
23.74"
(603.00mm)
20.61"
(523.49mm)
3.13"
(79.51mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1977 2021
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1984
Jun 1977–May 1980
36-Month
38.43"
(976.12mm)
30.88"
(784.35mm)
7.55"
(191.77mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1979 1961
3rd Wettest Wettest to Date 1985
Jun 1976–May 1980
48-Month
48.15"
(1,223.01mm)
41.12"
(1,044.45mm)
7.03"
(178.56mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1979 1931
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1943 1986
Jun 1975–May 1980
60-Month
57.28"
(1,454.91mm)
51.36"
(1,304.54mm)
5.92"
(150.37mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1979 1931
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1986

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/