Climate at a Glance

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Nevada

Precipitation Rankings, October 1987

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
October 1987
1-Month
1.27"
(32.26mm)
0.78"
(19.81mm)
0.49"
(12.45mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1986 1915, 1917, 1952
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2004
Ties: 1984
Sep–Oct 1987
2-Month
1.31"
(33.27mm)
1.34"
(34.04mm)
-0.03"
(-0.77mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1979 2020
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1982
Ties: 2014
Aug–Oct 1987
3-Month
1.55"
(39.37mm)
1.95"
(49.53mm)
-0.40"
(-10.16mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1973 2020
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1983
Jul–Oct 1987
4-Month
2.21"
(56.13mm)
2.48"
(62.99mm)
-0.27"
(-6.86mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1973 2020
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1982
Jun–Oct 1987
5-Month
2.80"
(71.12mm)
3.18"
(80.77mm)
-0.38"
(-9.65mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1986 2020
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1941
May–Oct 1987
6-Month
5.27"
(133.86mm)
4.16"
(105.66mm)
1.11"
(28.20mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1986 2020
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1998
Apr–Oct 1987
7-Month
5.88"
(149.35mm)
5.06"
(128.52mm)
0.82"
(20.83mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1986 2020
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1998
Ties: 1946
Mar–Oct 1987
8-Month
7.29"
(185.17mm)
6.14"
(155.96mm)
1.15"
(29.21mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1986 2008
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1998
Ties: 2005
Feb–Oct 1987
9-Month
8.23"
(209.04mm)
7.24"
(183.90mm)
0.99"
(25.14mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1986 1966
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1998
Jan–Oct 1987
10-Month
9.13"
(231.90mm)
8.41"
(213.61mm)
0.72"
(18.29mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1986 1966
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1998
Dec 1986–Oct 1987
11-Month
9.42"
(239.27mm)
9.43"
(239.52mm)
-0.01"
(-0.25mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1986 1924
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1998
Nov 1986–Oct 1987
12-Month
9.79"
(248.67mm)
10.31"
(261.87mm)
-0.52"
(-13.20mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1985 1924
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1998
May 1986–Oct 1987
18-Month
13.02"
(330.71mm)
14.45"
(367.03mm)
-1.43"
(-36.32mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1974 1929, 2002
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1983
Nov 1985–Oct 1987
24-Month
20.82"
(528.83mm)
20.61"
(523.49mm)
0.21"
(5.34mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1986 1960
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1984
Nov 1984–Oct 1987
36-Month
29.64"
(752.86mm)
30.93"
(785.62mm)
-1.29"
(-32.76mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1974 1955
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1984
Nov 1983–Oct 1987
48-Month
43.87"
(1,114.30mm)
41.17"
(1,045.72mm)
2.70"
(68.58mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1979 1931
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1998
Nov 1982–Oct 1987
60-Month
59.38"
(1,508.25mm)
51.40"
(1,305.56mm)
7.98"
(202.69mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1981 2003
11th 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 17, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/