Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Nevada

Precipitation Rankings, August 2016

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 2016
1-Month
0.32"
(8.13mm)
0.60"
(15.24mm)
-0.28"
(-7.11mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 2011 1944
85th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 1983
Ties: 1949
Jul–Aug 2016
2-Month
0.53"
(13.46mm)
1.14"
(28.96mm)
-0.61"
(-15.50mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 2008 1944
113th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 1984
Jun–Aug 2016
3-Month
0.96"
(24.38mm)
1.84"
(46.74mm)
-0.88"
(-22.36mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 2010 1924
106th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 1913
May–Aug 2016
4-Month
1.96"
(49.78mm)
2.81"
(71.37mm)
-0.85"
(-21.59mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 2010 1924
96th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 1913
Ties: 1926, 1959
Apr–Aug 2016
5-Month
3.54"
(89.92mm)
3.72"
(94.49mm)
-0.18"
(-4.57mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 2013 1924
64th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 1941
Ties: 1926
Mar–Aug 2016
6-Month
4.55"
(115.57mm)
4.79"
(121.67mm)
-0.24"
(-6.10mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 2013 1966
64th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 1995
Feb–Aug 2016
7-Month
5.03"
(127.76mm)
5.90"
(149.86mm)
-0.87"
(-22.10mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 2013 1966
89th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 1998
Jan–Aug 2016
8-Month
6.75"
(171.45mm)
7.06"
(179.32mm)
-0.31"
(-7.87mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 2015 1966
68th Wettest Wettest since: 2009 1998
Ties: 1908
Dec 2015–Aug 2016
9-Month
8.09"
(205.49mm)
8.08"
(205.23mm)
0.01"
(0.26mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 2015 1924
59th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1998
Nov 2015–Aug 2016
10-Month
9.38"
(238.25mm)
8.97"
(227.84mm)
0.41"
(10.41mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 2015 1924
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1995
Oct 2015–Aug 2016
11-Month
11.21"
(284.73mm)
9.74"
(247.40mm)
1.47"
(37.33mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 2015 1924
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1995
Sep 2015–Aug 2016
12-Month
11.55"
(293.37mm)
10.30"
(261.62mm)
1.25"
(31.75mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 2015 1959
31st Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1983
Mar 2015–Aug 2016
18-Month
17.01"
(432.05mm)
15.10"
(383.54mm)
1.91"
(48.51mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 2015 1960
26th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1983
Sep 2014–Aug 2016
24-Month
21.44"
(544.58mm)
20.61"
(523.49mm)
0.83"
(21.09mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 2015 1960
37th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1984
Sep 2013–Aug 2016
36-Month
31.36"
(796.54mm)
30.90"
(784.86mm)
0.46"
(11.68mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 2015 1961
51st Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1984
Sep 2012–Aug 2016
48-Month
38.96"
(989.58mm)
41.15"
(1,045.21mm)
-2.19"
(-55.63mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 2015 1931
81st Wettest Wettest since: 2012 1998
Ties: 1928
Sep 2011–Aug 2016
60-Month
46.26"
(1,175.00mm)
51.37"
(1,304.80mm)
-5.11"
(-129.80mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 2010 1931
98th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 1984

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published June 2021, retrieved on June 22, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/