Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Nevada

Precipitation Rankings, August 1997

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1997
1-Month
0.35"
(8.89mm)
0.60"
(15.24mm)
-0.25"
(-6.35mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1996 1944
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1994 1983
Ties: 2009
Jul–Aug 1997
2-Month
1.00"
(25.40mm)
1.14"
(28.96mm)
-0.14"
(-3.56mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1996 1944
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1992 1984
Ties: 1974, 1992
Jun–Aug 1997
3-Month
2.75"
(69.85mm)
1.83"
(46.48mm)
0.92"
(23.37mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1996 1924
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1913
May–Aug 1997
4-Month
3.14"
(79.76mm)
2.81"
(71.37mm)
0.33"
(8.39mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1996 1924
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1913
Apr–Aug 1997
5-Month
3.95"
(100.33mm)
3.72"
(94.49mm)
0.23"
(5.84mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1996 1924
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1941
Mar–Aug 1997
6-Month
4.20"
(106.68mm)
4.79"
(121.67mm)
-0.59"
(-14.99mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1996 1966
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1995
Ties: 1986
Feb–Aug 1997
7-Month
4.68"
(118.87mm)
5.90"
(149.86mm)
-1.22"
(-30.99mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1985 1966
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 1998
Jan–Aug 1997
8-Month
6.83"
(173.48mm)
7.06"
(179.32mm)
-0.23"
(-5.84mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1994 1966
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 1998
Dec 1996–Aug 1997
9-Month
9.10"
(231.14mm)
8.08"
(205.23mm)
1.02"
(25.91mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1996 1924
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1998
Nov 1996–Aug 1997
10-Month
10.49"
(266.45mm)
8.97"
(227.84mm)
1.52"
(38.61mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1996 1924
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1995
Oct 1996–Aug 1997
11-Month
11.37"
(288.80mm)
9.74"
(247.40mm)
1.63"
(41.40mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1996 1924
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1995
Sep 1996–Aug 1997
12-Month
11.64"
(295.66mm)
10.30"
(261.62mm)
1.34"
(34.04mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1996 1959
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1983
Mar 1996–Aug 1997
18-Month
15.83"
(402.08mm)
15.10"
(383.54mm)
0.73"
(18.54mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1994 1960
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1996 1983
Sep 1995–Aug 1997
24-Month
21.20"
(538.48mm)
20.61"
(523.49mm)
0.59"
(14.99mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1994 1960
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 1984
Ties: 1987
Sep 1994–Aug 1997
36-Month
36.67"
(931.42mm)
30.90"
(784.86mm)
5.77"
(146.56mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1996 1961
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1984
Sep 1993–Aug 1997
48-Month
44.41"
(1,128.01mm)
41.15"
(1,045.21mm)
3.26"
(82.80mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1994 1931
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 1998
Sep 1992–Aug 1997
60-Month
56.68"
(1,439.67mm)
51.38"
(1,305.05mm)
5.30"
(134.62mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1996 1931
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1984

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published March 2020, retrieved on March 29, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/