Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Nevada

Precipitation Rankings, August 2018

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 2018
1-Month
0.22"
(5.59mm)
0.60"
(15.24mm)
-0.38"
(-9.65mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 2008 1944
101st Wettest Wettest since: 2017 1983
Ties: 1915
Jul–Aug 2018
2-Month
0.92"
(23.37mm)
1.14"
(28.96mm)
-0.22"
(-5.59mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 2016 1944
74th Wettest Wettest since: 2017 1984
Ties: 1898, 1927
Jun–Aug 2018
3-Month
1.05"
(26.67mm)
1.83"
(46.48mm)
-0.78"
(-19.81mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 2016 1924
98th Wettest Wettest since: 2017 1913
May–Aug 2018
4-Month
2.53"
(64.26mm)
2.81"
(71.37mm)
-0.28"
(-7.11mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 2017 1924
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 2015 1913
Apr–Aug 2018
5-Month
3.39"
(86.11mm)
3.72"
(94.49mm)
-0.33"
(-8.38mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 2013 1924
70th Wettest Wettest since: 2017 1941
Ties: 1949
Mar–Aug 2018
6-Month
5.01"
(127.25mm)
4.79"
(121.67mm)
0.22"
(5.58mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 2017 1966
50th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 1995
Feb–Aug 2018
7-Month
5.43"
(137.92mm)
5.90"
(149.86mm)
-0.47"
(-11.94mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 2016 1966
74th Wettest Wettest since: 2017 1998
Jan–Aug 2018
8-Month
6.39"
(162.31mm)
7.06"
(179.32mm)
-0.67"
(-17.01mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 2013 1966
80th Wettest Wettest since: 2017 1998
Dec 2017–Aug 2018
9-Month
6.58"
(167.13mm)
8.08"
(205.23mm)
-1.50"
(-38.10mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 2013 1924
96th Wettest Wettest since: 2017 1998
Nov 2017–Aug 2018
10-Month
7.46"
(189.48mm)
8.97"
(227.84mm)
-1.51"
(-38.36mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 2013 1924
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 2017 1995
Oct 2017–Aug 2018
11-Month
7.63"
(193.80mm)
9.74"
(247.40mm)
-2.11"
(-53.60mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 2013 1924
104th Wettest Wettest since: 2017 1995
Ties: 1919
Sep 2017–Aug 2018
12-Month
8.59"
(218.19mm)
10.30"
(261.62mm)
-1.71"
(-43.43mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 2013 1959
98th Wettest Wettest since: 2017 1983
Mar 2017–Aug 2018
18-Month
13.12"
(333.25mm)
15.10"
(383.54mm)
-1.98"
(-50.29mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 2014 1960
97th Wettest Wettest since: 2017 1983
Sep 2016–Aug 2018
24-Month
21.96"
(557.78mm)
20.61"
(523.49mm)
1.35"
(34.29mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 2016 1960
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 2017 1984
Sep 2015–Aug 2018
36-Month
33.51"
(851.15mm)
30.90"
(784.86mm)
2.61"
(66.29mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 2016 1961
28th Wettest Wettest since: 2017 1984
Sep 2014–Aug 2018
48-Month
43.40"
(1,102.36mm)
41.15"
(1,045.21mm)
2.25"
(57.15mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 2016 1931
36th Wettest Wettest since: 2017 1998
Ties: 1971
Sep 2013–Aug 2018
60-Month
53.32"
(1,354.33mm)
51.38"
(1,305.05mm)
1.94"
(49.28mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 2017 1931
39th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1984

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2021, retrieved on September 21, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/