Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Nevada

Precipitation Rankings, August 1988

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1988
1-Month
0.72"
(18.29mm)
0.60"
(15.24mm)
0.12"
(3.05mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1987 1944
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1983
Ties: 1923
Jul–Aug 1988
2-Month
0.96"
(24.38mm)
1.14"
(28.96mm)
-0.18"
(-4.58mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1987 1944
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1984
Ties: 2005, 2007
Jun–Aug 1988
3-Month
1.47"
(37.34mm)
1.83"
(46.48mm)
-0.36"
(-9.14mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1986 1924
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1913
Ties: 1939, 2005
May–Aug 1988
4-Month
2.35"
(59.69mm)
2.81"
(71.37mm)
-0.46"
(-11.68mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1986 1924
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1913
Apr–Aug 1988
5-Month
4.32"
(109.73mm)
3.72"
(94.49mm)
0.60"
(15.24mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1986 1924
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1941
Mar–Aug 1988
6-Month
4.67"
(118.62mm)
4.79"
(121.67mm)
-0.12"
(-3.05mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1986 1966
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1995
Feb–Aug 1988
7-Month
4.97"
(126.24mm)
5.90"
(149.86mm)
-0.93"
(-23.62mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1985 1966
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1998
Jan–Aug 1988
8-Month
6.38"
(162.05mm)
7.06"
(179.32mm)
-0.68"
(-17.27mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1985 1966
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1998
Dec 1987–Aug 1988
9-Month
7.33"
(186.18mm)
8.08"
(205.23mm)
-0.75"
(-19.05mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1985 1924
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1998
Ties: 1905
Nov 1987–Aug 1988
10-Month
9.32"
(236.73mm)
8.97"
(227.84mm)
0.35"
(8.89mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1987 1924
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1995
Oct 1987–Aug 1988
11-Month
10.59"
(268.99mm)
9.74"
(247.40mm)
0.85"
(21.59mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1987 1924
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1995
Sep 1987–Aug 1988
12-Month
10.63"
(270.00mm)
10.30"
(261.62mm)
0.33"
(8.38mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1987 1959
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1983
Mar 1987–Aug 1988
18-Month
16.61"
(421.89mm)
15.10"
(383.54mm)
1.51"
(38.35mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1987 1960
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1983
Sep 1986–Aug 1988
24-Month
20.53"
(521.46mm)
20.61"
(523.49mm)
-0.08"
(-2.03mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1986 1960
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1984
Sep 1985–Aug 1988
36-Month
31.83"
(808.48mm)
30.90"
(784.86mm)
0.93"
(23.62mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1987 1961
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1984
Sep 1984–Aug 1988
48-Month
40.76"
(1,035.30mm)
41.15"
(1,045.21mm)
-0.39"
(-9.91mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1977 1931
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1998
Ties: 1925
Sep 1983–Aug 1988
60-Month
55.35"
(1,405.89mm)
51.37"
(1,304.80mm)
3.98"
(101.09mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1978 1931
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1984

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 25, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/