Climate at a Glance

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Nevada

Precipitation Rankings, May 1989

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1989
1-Month
1.14"
(28.96mm)
0.98"
(24.89mm)
0.16"
(4.07mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1988 1924
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1995
Apr–May 1989
2-Month
1.39"
(35.31mm)
1.88"
(47.75mm)
-0.49"
(-12.44mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1985 1924
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1995
Ties: 1982
Mar–May 1989
3-Month
2.67"
(67.82mm)
2.96"
(75.18mm)
-0.29"
(-7.36mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1985 1910
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1995
Ties: 1922, 1956
Feb–May 1989
4-Month
3.38"
(85.85mm)
4.06"
(103.12mm)
-0.68"
(-17.27mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1985 1972
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1998
Jan–May 1989
5-Month
3.94"
(100.08mm)
5.23"
(132.84mm)
-1.29"
(-32.76mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1985 1966, 1972
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1988 2019
Dec 1988–May 1989
6-Month
4.85"
(123.19mm)
6.25"
(158.75mm)
-1.40"
(-35.56mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1985 1931
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1995
Nov 1988–May 1989
7-Month
6.42"
(163.07mm)
7.13"
(181.10mm)
-0.71"
(-18.03mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1985 1924
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1995
Oct 1988–May 1989
8-Month
6.58"
(167.13mm)
7.90"
(200.66mm)
-1.32"
(-33.53mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1977 1959
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 2005
Ties: 2018
Sep 1988–May 1989
9-Month
6.94"
(176.28mm)
8.47"
(215.14mm)
-1.53"
(-38.86mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1974 1934
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1988 2005
Aug 1988–May 1989
10-Month
7.66"
(194.56mm)
9.06"
(230.12mm)
-1.40"
(-35.56mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1974 1934
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 2005
Jul 1988–May 1989
11-Month
7.90"
(200.66mm)
9.60"
(243.84mm)
-1.70"
(-43.18mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1974 2021
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1983
Ties: 2003
Jun 1988–May 1989
12-Month
8.41"
(213.61mm)
10.30"
(261.62mm)
-1.89"
(-48.01mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1974 1934
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1983
Dec 1987–May 1989
18-Month
14.27"
(362.46mm)
16.54"
(420.12mm)
-2.27"
(-57.66mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1977 1929
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1907
Jun 1987–May 1989
24-Month
19.06"
(484.12mm)
20.61"
(523.49mm)
-1.55"
(-39.37mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1977 2021
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1984
Jun 1986–May 1989
36-Month
28.65"
(727.71mm)
30.88"
(784.35mm)
-2.23"
(-56.64mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1976 1961
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1985
Jun 1985–May 1989
48-Month
39.96"
(1,014.98mm)
41.12"
(1,044.45mm)
-1.16"
(-29.47mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1977 1931
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1986
Jun 1984–May 1989
60-Month
51.88"
(1,317.75mm)
51.36"
(1,304.54mm)
0.52"
(13.21mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1977 1931
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1986

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2021, retrieved on September 28, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/