Climate at a Glance

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Nevada

Precipitation Rankings, April 1987

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1987
1-Month
0.61"
(15.49mm)
0.91"
(23.11mm)
-0.30"
(-7.62mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1985 1959
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1978
Ties: 1895, 1937, 1945
Mar–Apr 1987
2-Month
2.02"
(51.31mm)
1.98"
(50.29mm)
0.04"
(1.02mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1985 1959
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1978
Ties: 1980, 1999
Feb–Apr 1987
3-Month
2.96"
(75.18mm)
3.09"
(78.49mm)
-0.13"
(-3.31mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1985 1977
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1978
Jan–Apr 1987
4-Month
3.86"
(98.04mm)
4.25"
(107.95mm)
-0.39"
(-9.91mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1985 1966
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1978
Ties: 2018
Dec 1986–Apr 1987
5-Month
4.15"
(105.41mm)
5.27"
(133.86mm)
-1.12"
(-28.45mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1985 1977
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1978
Nov 1986–Apr 1987
6-Month
4.52"
(114.81mm)
6.15"
(156.21mm)
-1.63"
(-41.40mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1977 1977
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1978
Oct 1986–Apr 1987
7-Month
5.11"
(129.79mm)
6.92"
(175.77mm)
-1.81"
(-45.98mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1977 1977
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2005
Ties: 1991
Sep 1986–Apr 1987
8-Month
5.94"
(150.88mm)
7.49"
(190.25mm)
-1.55"
(-39.37mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1977 1959
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1983
Aug 1986–Apr 1987
9-Month
6.43"
(163.32mm)
8.09"
(205.49mm)
-1.66"
(-42.17mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1977 1953
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1983
Jul 1986–Apr 1987
10-Month
6.93"
(176.02mm)
8.63"
(219.20mm)
-1.70"
(-43.18mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1972 1959
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1983
Jun 1986–Apr 1987
11-Month
7.12"
(180.85mm)
9.32"
(236.73mm)
-2.20"
(-55.88mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1963 1934
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1983
Ties: 1963
May 1986–Apr 1987
12-Month
7.75"
(196.85mm)
10.30"
(261.62mm)
-2.55"
(-64.77mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1961 1929
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1978
Nov 1985–Apr 1987
18-Month
15.55"
(394.97mm)
16.45"
(417.83mm)
-0.90"
(-22.86mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1977 1934
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1984
May 1985–Apr 1987
24-Month
18.99"
(482.35mm)
20.60"
(523.24mm)
-1.61"
(-40.89mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1977 1930
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1984
May 1984–Apr 1987
36-Month
30.81"
(782.57mm)
30.88"
(784.35mm)
-0.07"
(-1.78mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1977 1955
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1985
Ties: 1975
May 1983–Apr 1987
48-Month
44.66"
(1,134.36mm)
41.11"
(1,044.19mm)
3.55"
(90.17mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1982 1931
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1986
May 1982–Apr 1987
60-Month
60.98"
(1,548.89mm)
51.36"
(1,304.54mm)
9.62"
(244.35mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1983 1957
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1986

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2021, retrieved on January 27, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/