Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Nevada

Precipitation Rankings, August 2020

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 2020
1-Month
0.12"
(3.05mm)
0.60"
(15.24mm)
-0.48"
(-12.19mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 2006 1944
117th Wettest Wettest since: 2019 1983
Ties: 1900, 1954
Jul–Aug 2020
2-Month
0.22"
(5.59mm)
1.14"
(28.96mm)
-0.92"
(-23.37mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1944 1944
125th Wettest Wettest since: 2019 1984
Jun–Aug 2020
3-Month
0.78"
(19.81mm)
1.84"
(46.74mm)
-1.06"
(-26.93mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 2019 1924
115th Wettest Wettest since: 2018 1913
May–Aug 2020
4-Month
1.41"
(35.81mm)
2.81"
(71.37mm)
-1.40"
(-35.56mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 2002 1924
116th Wettest Wettest since: 2019 1913
Apr–Aug 2020
5-Month
2.09"
(53.09mm)
3.72"
(94.49mm)
-1.63"
(-41.40mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 2008 1924
116th Wettest Wettest since: 2019 1941
Mar–Aug 2020
6-Month
3.35"
(85.09mm)
4.79"
(121.67mm)
-1.44"
(-36.58mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 2013 1966
107th Wettest Wettest since: 2019 1995
Ties: 1895
Feb–Aug 2020
7-Month
3.72"
(94.49mm)
5.90"
(149.86mm)
-2.18"
(-55.37mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 2013 1966
117th Wettest Wettest since: 2019 1998
Jan–Aug 2020
8-Month
4.42"
(112.27mm)
7.06"
(179.32mm)
-2.64"
(-67.05mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 2013 1966
117th Wettest Wettest since: 2019 1998
Dec 2019–Aug 2020
9-Month
5.88"
(149.35mm)
8.08"
(205.23mm)
-2.20"
(-55.88mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 2012 1924
108th Wettest Wettest since: 2019 1998
Nov 2019–Aug 2020
10-Month
6.86"
(174.24mm)
8.97"
(227.84mm)
-2.11"
(-53.60mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 2013 1924
104th Wettest Wettest since: 2019 1995
Oct 2019–Aug 2020
11-Month
6.98"
(177.29mm)
9.74"
(247.40mm)
-2.76"
(-70.11mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 2012 1924
114th Wettest Wettest since: 2019 1995
Sep 2019–Aug 2020
12-Month
7.78"
(197.61mm)
10.30"
(261.62mm)
-2.52"
(-64.01mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 2013 1959
108th Wettest Wettest since: 2019 1983
Mar 2019–Aug 2020
18-Month
14.50"
(368.30mm)
15.10"
(383.54mm)
-0.60"
(-15.24mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 2018 1960
68th Wettest Wettest since: 2019 1983
Sep 2018–Aug 2020
24-Month
21.11"
(536.19mm)
20.61"
(523.49mm)
0.50"
(12.70mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 2015 1960
50th Wettest Wettest since: 2019 1984
Ties: 1976
Sep 2017–Aug 2020
36-Month
29.70"
(754.38mm)
30.90"
(784.86mm)
-1.20"
(-30.48mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 2015 1961
70th Wettest Wettest since: 2019 1984
Sep 2016–Aug 2020
48-Month
43.07"
(1,093.98mm)
41.15"
(1,045.21mm)
1.92"
(48.77mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 2016 1931
39th Wettest Wettest since: 2019 1998
Sep 2015–Aug 2020
60-Month
54.62"
(1,387.35mm)
51.38"
(1,305.05mm)
3.24"
(82.30mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 2018 1931
30th Wettest Wettest since: 2019 1984

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published May 2022, retrieved on May 16, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/