Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Nevada

Precipitation Rankings, May 1990

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1990
1-Month
1.28"
(32.51mm)
0.98"
(24.89mm)
0.30"
(7.62mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1989 1924
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1995
Ties: 1905
Apr–May 1990
2-Month
2.82"
(71.63mm)
1.88"
(47.75mm)
0.94"
(23.88mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1989 1924
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1995
Ties: 1921
Mar–May 1990
3-Month
3.49"
(88.65mm)
2.96"
(75.18mm)
0.53"
(13.47mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1989 1910
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1995
Feb–May 1990
4-Month
4.39"
(111.51mm)
4.06"
(103.12mm)
0.33"
(8.39mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1989 1972
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1998, 2019
Jan–May 1990
5-Month
5.42"
(137.67mm)
5.23"
(132.84mm)
0.19"
(4.83mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1989 1966, 1972
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2019
Dec 1989–May 1990
6-Month
5.52"
(140.21mm)
6.25"
(158.75mm)
-0.73"
(-18.54mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1989 1931
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1995
Nov 1989–May 1990
7-Month
6.05"
(153.67mm)
7.13"
(181.10mm)
-1.08"
(-27.43mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1985 1924
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1989 1995
Oct 1989–May 1990
8-Month
6.59"
(167.39mm)
7.90"
(200.66mm)
-1.31"
(-33.27mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1989 1959
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 2005
Sep 1989–May 1990
9-Month
7.28"
(184.91mm)
8.47"
(215.14mm)
-1.19"
(-30.23mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1989 1934
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1988 2005
Ties: 2000
Aug 1989–May 1990
10-Month
8.16"
(207.26mm)
9.06"
(230.12mm)
-0.90"
(-22.86mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1989 1934
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 2005
Jul 1989–May 1990
11-Month
8.42"
(213.87mm)
9.60"
(243.84mm)
-1.18"
(-29.97mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1989 1929
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1983
Ties: 1918
Jun 1989–May 1990
12-Month
9.03"
(229.36mm)
10.30"
(261.62mm)
-1.27"
(-32.26mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1989 1934
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1983
Dec 1988–May 1990
18-Month
13.88"
(352.55mm)
16.54"
(420.12mm)
-2.66"
(-67.57mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1967 1929
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1989 1907
Jun 1988–May 1990
24-Month
17.44"
(442.98mm)
20.61"
(523.49mm)
-3.17"
(-80.51mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1961 1934
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1989 1984
Jun 1987–May 1990
36-Month
28.09"
(713.49mm)
30.88"
(784.35mm)
-2.79"
(-70.86mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1976 1961
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1989 1985
Jun 1986–May 1990
48-Month
37.68"
(957.07mm)
41.12"
(1,044.45mm)
-3.44"
(-87.38mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1977 1931
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1989 1986
Jun 1985–May 1990
60-Month
48.99"
(1,244.35mm)
51.36"
(1,304.54mm)
-2.37"
(-60.19mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1976 1931
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1989 1986

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 18, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/