Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Nevada

Precipitation Rankings, May 2016

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 2016
1-Month
1.00"
(25.40mm)
0.98"
(24.89mm)
0.02"
(0.51mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 2014 1924
51st Wettest Wettest since: 2015 1995
Apr–May 2016
2-Month
2.58"
(65.53mm)
1.88"
(47.75mm)
0.70"
(17.78mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 2014 1924
29th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 1995
Ties: 2003
Mar–May 2016
3-Month
3.59"
(91.19mm)
2.96"
(75.18mm)
0.63"
(16.01mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 2015 1910
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1995
Feb–May 2016
4-Month
4.07"
(103.38mm)
4.06"
(103.12mm)
0.01"
(0.26mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 2015 1972
60th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1998
Jan–May 2016
5-Month
5.79"
(147.07mm)
5.23"
(132.84mm)
0.56"
(14.23mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 2015 1966, 1972
44th Wettest Wettest since: 2006 2019
Dec 2015–May 2016
6-Month
7.13"
(181.10mm)
6.25"
(158.75mm)
0.88"
(22.35mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 2015 1931
31st Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1995
Nov 2015–May 2016
7-Month
8.42"
(213.87mm)
7.13"
(181.10mm)
1.29"
(32.77mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 2015 1924
25th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1995
Oct 2015–May 2016
8-Month
10.25"
(260.35mm)
7.90"
(200.66mm)
2.35"
(59.69mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 2015 1959
14th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 2005
Sep 2015–May 2016
9-Month
10.59"
(268.99mm)
8.47"
(215.14mm)
2.12"
(53.85mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 2015 1934
16th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 2005
Aug 2015–May 2016
10-Month
11.08"
(281.43mm)
9.06"
(230.12mm)
2.02"
(51.31mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 2015 1934
19th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 2005
Jul 2015–May 2016
11-Month
12.30"
(312.42mm)
9.60"
(243.84mm)
2.70"
(68.58mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 2015 2021
13th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1983
Jun 2015–May 2016
12-Month
12.86"
(326.64mm)
10.30"
(261.62mm)
2.56"
(65.02mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 2015 1934
13th Wettest Wettest since: 2005 1983
Dec 2014–May 2016
18-Month
18.46"
(468.88mm)
16.54"
(420.12mm)
1.92"
(48.76mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 2015 1929
27th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1907
Jun 2014–May 2016
24-Month
22.86"
(580.64mm)
20.61"
(523.49mm)
2.25"
(57.15mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 2015 2021
26th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1984
Jun 2013–May 2016
36-Month
31.82"
(808.23mm)
30.88"
(784.35mm)
0.94"
(23.88mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 2015 1961
47th Wettest Wettest since: 2007 1985
Jun 2012–May 2016
48-Month
39.94"
(1,014.48mm)
41.12"
(1,044.45mm)
-1.18"
(-29.97mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 2015 1931
67th Wettest Wettest since: 2008 1986
Jun 2011–May 2016
60-Month
46.58"
(1,183.13mm)
51.36"
(1,304.54mm)
-4.78"
(-121.41mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 2015 1931
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 2014 1986

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2021, retrieved on September 25, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/