Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Nevada

Precipitation Rankings, May 1988

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1988
1-Month
0.88"
(22.35mm)
0.98"
(24.89mm)
-0.10"
(-2.54mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1986 1924
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1995
Ties: 1899
Apr–May 1988
2-Month
2.85"
(72.39mm)
1.88"
(47.75mm)
0.97"
(24.64mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1986 1924
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1995
Mar–May 1988
3-Month
3.20"
(81.28mm)
2.96"
(75.18mm)
0.24"
(6.10mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1986 1910
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1995
Ties: 1949
Feb–May 1988
4-Month
3.50"
(88.90mm)
4.06"
(103.12mm)
-0.56"
(-14.22mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1985 1972
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1998, 2019
Jan–May 1988
5-Month
4.91"
(124.71mm)
5.23"
(132.84mm)
-0.32"
(-8.13mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1985 1966, 1972
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2019
Dec 1987–May 1988
6-Month
5.86"
(148.84mm)
6.25"
(158.75mm)
-0.39"
(-9.91mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1985 1931
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1995
Nov 1987–May 1988
7-Month
7.85"
(199.39mm)
7.13"
(181.10mm)
0.72"
(18.29mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1987 1924
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1995
Oct 1987–May 1988
8-Month
9.12"
(231.65mm)
7.90"
(200.66mm)
1.22"
(30.99mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1987 1959
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2005
Ties: 1898
Sep 1987–May 1988
9-Month
9.16"
(232.66mm)
8.47"
(215.14mm)
0.69"
(17.52mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1987 1934
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2005
Aug 1987–May 1988
10-Month
9.40"
(238.76mm)
9.06"
(230.12mm)
0.34"
(8.64mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1987 1934
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2005
Ties: 1902, 1999
Jul 1987–May 1988
11-Month
10.06"
(255.52mm)
9.60"
(243.84mm)
0.46"
(11.68mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1987 1929
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1983
Jun 1987–May 1988
12-Month
10.65"
(270.51mm)
10.30"
(261.62mm)
0.35"
(8.89mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1987 1934
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1983
Ties: 1996
Dec 1986–May 1988
18-Month
17.27"
(438.66mm)
16.54"
(420.12mm)
0.73"
(18.54mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1987 1929
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1907
Jun 1986–May 1988
24-Month
20.24"
(514.10mm)
20.61"
(523.49mm)
-0.37"
(-9.39mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1982 1934
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1984
Jun 1985–May 1988
36-Month
31.55"
(801.37mm)
30.88"
(784.35mm)
0.67"
(17.02mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1977 1961
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1985
Jun 1984–May 1988
48-Month
43.47"
(1,104.14mm)
41.12"
(1,044.45mm)
2.35"
(59.69mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1977 1931
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1986
Jun 1983–May 1988
60-Month
57.24"
(1,453.90mm)
51.36"
(1,304.54mm)
5.88"
(149.36mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1979 1931
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1986

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 15, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/