Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Nevada

Precipitation Rankings, May 2018

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 2018
1-Month
1.48"
(37.59mm)
0.98"
(24.89mm)
0.50"
(12.70mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 2017 1924
24th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 1995
Apr–May 2018
2-Month
2.34"
(59.44mm)
1.88"
(47.75mm)
0.46"
(11.69mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 2017 1924
39th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 1995
Ties: 2010
Mar–May 2018
3-Month
3.96"
(100.58mm)
2.96"
(75.18mm)
1.00"
(25.40mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 2017 1910
26th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1995
Feb–May 2018
4-Month
4.38"
(111.25mm)
4.06"
(103.12mm)
0.32"
(8.13mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 2017 1972
48th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1998, 2019
Jan–May 2018
5-Month
5.34"
(135.64mm)
5.23"
(132.84mm)
0.11"
(2.80mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 2015 1966, 1972
57th Wettest Wettest since: 2017 2019
Ties: 1921
Dec 2017–May 2018
6-Month
5.53"
(140.46mm)
6.25"
(158.75mm)
-0.72"
(-18.29mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 2014 1931
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 2017 1995
Nov 2017–May 2018
7-Month
6.41"
(162.81mm)
7.13"
(181.10mm)
-0.72"
(-18.29mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 2015 1924
80th Wettest Wettest since: 2017 1995
Oct 2017–May 2018
8-Month
6.58"
(167.13mm)
7.90"
(200.66mm)
-1.32"
(-33.53mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 2015 1959
96th Wettest Wettest since: 2017 2005
Ties: 1989
Sep 2017–May 2018
9-Month
7.54"
(191.52mm)
8.47"
(215.14mm)
-0.93"
(-23.62mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 2014 1934
80th Wettest Wettest since: 2017 2005
Ties: 2014
Aug 2017–May 2018
10-Month
8.17"
(207.52mm)
9.06"
(230.12mm)
-0.89"
(-22.60mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 2014 1934
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 2017 2005
Jul 2017–May 2018
11-Month
8.78"
(223.01mm)
9.60"
(243.84mm)
-0.82"
(-20.83mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 2013 1929
81st Wettest Wettest since: 2017 1983
Jun 2017–May 2018
12-Month
9.31"
(236.47mm)
10.30"
(261.62mm)
-0.99"
(-25.15mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 2014 1934
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 2017 1983
Dec 2016–May 2018
18-Month
18.47"
(469.14mm)
16.54"
(420.12mm)
1.93"
(49.02mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 2016 1929
26th Wettest Wettest since: 2017 1907
Jun 2016–May 2018
24-Month
21.87"
(555.50mm)
20.61"
(523.49mm)
1.26"
(32.01mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 2015 1934
37th Wettest Wettest since: 2017 1984
Jun 2015–May 2018
36-Month
34.73"
(882.14mm)
30.88"
(784.35mm)
3.85"
(97.79mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 2016 1961
21st Wettest Wettest since: 2017 1985
Jun 2014–May 2018
48-Month
44.73"
(1,136.14mm)
41.12"
(1,044.45mm)
3.61"
(91.69mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 2017 1931
26th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1986
Jun 2013–May 2018
60-Month
53.69"
(1,363.73mm)
51.36"
(1,304.54mm)
2.33"
(59.19mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 2017 1931
36th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1986

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 16, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/