Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Nevada

Precipitation Rankings, December 2016

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 2016
1-Month
1.96"
(49.78mm)
1.02"
(25.91mm)
0.94"
(23.87mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 2015 1976
10th Wettest Wettest since: 2010 1983
Nov–Dec 2016
2-Month
2.44"
(61.98mm)
1.89"
(48.01mm)
0.55"
(13.97mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 2014 1976
37th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 1983
Ties: 2019
Oct–Dec 2016
3-Month
3.80"
(96.52mm)
2.67"
(67.82mm)
1.13"
(28.70mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 2014 1999
16th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 2010
Ties: 1945
Sep–Dec 2016
4-Month
4.40"
(111.76mm)
3.24"
(82.30mm)
1.16"
(29.46mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 2014 1999
15th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 1983
Aug–Dec 2016
5-Month
4.72"
(119.89mm)
3.84"
(97.54mm)
0.88"
(22.35mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 2013 1999
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 2015 1983
Jul–Dec 2016
6-Month
4.93"
(125.22mm)
4.38"
(111.25mm)
0.55"
(13.97mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 2013 2020
37th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 1983
Jun–Dec 2016
7-Month
5.36"
(136.14mm)
5.07"
(128.78mm)
0.29"
(7.36mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 2013 2020
46th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 1983
Ties: 1938
May–Dec 2016
8-Month
6.36"
(161.54mm)
6.05"
(153.67mm)
0.31"
(7.87mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 2013 2020
46th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 1983
Ties: 1969
Apr–Dec 2016
9-Month
7.94"
(201.68mm)
6.96"
(176.78mm)
0.98"
(24.90mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 2014 2020
30th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 1983
Mar–Dec 2016
10-Month
8.95"
(227.33mm)
8.03"
(203.96mm)
0.92"
(23.37mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 2014 1959
34th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 1983
Feb–Dec 2016
11-Month
9.43"
(239.52mm)
9.14"
(232.16mm)
0.29"
(7.36mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 2014 2020
45th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 1983
Jan–Dec 2016
12-Month
11.15"
(283.21mm)
10.30"
(261.62mm)
0.85"
(21.59mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 2014 2020
41st Wettest Wettest since: 2015 1983
Jul 2015–Dec 2016
18-Month
17.66"
(448.56mm)
14.68"
(372.87mm)
2.98"
(75.69mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 2015 1929
12th Wettest Wettest since: 2005 1983
Jan 2015–Dec 2016
24-Month
22.49"
(571.25mm)
20.59"
(522.99mm)
1.90"
(48.26mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 2015 1929
28th Wettest Wettest since: 2006 1983
Jan 2014–Dec 2016
36-Month
32.41"
(823.21mm)
30.90"
(784.86mm)
1.51"
(38.35mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 2015 1929
40th Wettest Wettest since: 2006 1984
Jan 2013–Dec 2016
48-Month
39.87"
(1,012.70mm)
41.13"
(1,044.70mm)
-1.26"
(-32.00mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 2015 1929
67th Wettest Wettest since: 2007 1983
Jan 2012–Dec 2016
60-Month
48.76"
(1,238.50mm)
51.39"
(1,305.31mm)
-2.63"
(-66.81mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 2015 1962
79th Wettest Wettest since: 2008 1984

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2022, retrieved on January 17, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/