Climate at a Glance

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Nevada

Precipitation Rankings, August 1987

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1987
1-Month
0.24"
(6.10mm)
0.60"
(15.24mm)
-0.36"
(-9.14mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1985 1944
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1983
Ties: 2021
Jul–Aug 1987
2-Month
0.90"
(22.86mm)
1.14"
(28.96mm)
-0.24"
(-6.10mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1981 1944
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1984
Jun–Aug 1987
3-Month
1.49"
(37.85mm)
1.83"
(46.48mm)
-0.34"
(-8.63mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1986 1924
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1913
May–Aug 1987
4-Month
3.96"
(100.58mm)
2.81"
(71.37mm)
1.15"
(29.21mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1986 1924
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1913
Apr–Aug 1987
5-Month
4.57"
(116.08mm)
3.72"
(94.49mm)
0.85"
(21.59mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1986 1924
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1941
Mar–Aug 1987
6-Month
5.98"
(151.89mm)
4.79"
(121.67mm)
1.19"
(30.22mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1986 1966
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1995
Ties: 1899, 1982
Feb–Aug 1987
7-Month
6.92"
(175.77mm)
5.90"
(149.86mm)
1.02"
(25.91mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1986 1966
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1998
Jan–Aug 1987
8-Month
7.82"
(198.63mm)
7.06"
(179.32mm)
0.76"
(19.31mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1986 1966
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1983 1998
Dec 1986–Aug 1987
9-Month
8.11"
(205.99mm)
8.08"
(205.23mm)
0.03"
(0.76mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1986 1924
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1998
Ties: 1962
Nov 1986–Aug 1987
10-Month
8.48"
(215.39mm)
8.97"
(227.84mm)
-0.49"
(-12.45mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1985 1924
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1995
Oct 1986–Aug 1987
11-Month
9.07"
(230.38mm)
9.74"
(247.40mm)
-0.67"
(-17.02mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1985 1924
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1995
Sep 1986–Aug 1987
12-Month
9.90"
(251.46mm)
10.30"
(261.62mm)
-0.40"
(-10.16mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1985 1959
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1983
Mar 1986–Aug 1987
18-Month
14.10"
(358.14mm)
15.10"
(383.54mm)
-1.00"
(-25.40mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1975 1960
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1983
Sep 1985–Aug 1987
24-Month
21.20"
(538.48mm)
20.61"
(523.49mm)
0.59"
(14.99mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1986 1960
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1984
Ties: 1997
Sep 1984–Aug 1987
36-Month
30.13"
(765.30mm)
30.90"
(784.86mm)
-0.77"
(-19.56mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1976 1961
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1984
Sep 1983–Aug 1987
48-Month
44.72"
(1,135.89mm)
41.15"
(1,045.21mm)
3.57"
(90.68mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1979 1931
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1998
Sep 1982–Aug 1987
60-Month
61.51"
(1,562.35mm)
51.37"
(1,304.80mm)
10.14"
(257.55mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1985 1931
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1984

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2021, retrieved on October 25, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/