Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Nevada

Precipitation Rankings, May 2021

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 2021
1-Month
0.64"
(16.26mm)
0.98"
(24.89mm)
-0.34"
(-8.63mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 2020 1924
80th Wettest Wettest since: 2019 1995
Ties: 1993
Apr–May 2021
2-Month
1.07"
(27.18mm)
1.88"
(47.75mm)
-0.81"
(-20.57mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 2012 1924
107th Wettest Wettest since: 2020 1995
Ties: 1960
Mar–May 2021
3-Month
1.96"
(49.78mm)
2.96"
(75.18mm)
-1.00"
(-25.40mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 2013 1910
106th Wettest Wettest since: 2020 1995
Feb–May 2021
4-Month
2.79"
(70.87mm)
4.06"
(103.12mm)
-1.27"
(-32.25mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 2013 1972
105th Wettest Wettest since: 2020 1998
Jan–May 2021
5-Month
3.74"
(95.00mm)
5.23"
(132.84mm)
-1.49"
(-37.84mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 2020 1966, 1972
104th Wettest Wettest since: 2019 2019
Dec 2020–May 2021
6-Month
4.33"
(109.98mm)
6.25"
(158.75mm)
-1.92"
(-48.77mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 2012 1931
114th Wettest Wettest since: 2020 1995
Nov 2020–May 2021
7-Month
5.05"
(128.27mm)
7.13"
(181.10mm)
-2.08"
(-52.83mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 2013 1924
114th Wettest Wettest since: 2020 1995
Oct 2020–May 2021
8-Month
5.11"
(129.79mm)
7.90"
(200.66mm)
-2.79"
(-70.87mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 2012 1959
120th Wettest Wettest since: 2020 2005
Sep 2020–May 2021
9-Month
5.18"
(131.57mm)
8.47"
(215.14mm)
-3.29"
(-83.57mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1959 1934
124th Wettest Wettest since: 2020 2005
Aug 2020–May 2021
10-Month
5.30"
(134.62mm)
9.06"
(230.12mm)
-3.76"
(-95.50mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 2021
126th Wettest Wettest since: 2020 2005
Jul 2020–May 2021
11-Month
5.40"
(137.16mm)
9.60"
(243.84mm)
-4.20"
(-106.68mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 2021
126th Wettest Wettest since: 2020 1983
Jun 2020–May 2021
12-Month
5.96"
(151.38mm)
10.30"
(261.62mm)
-4.34"
(-110.24mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1934 1934
125th Wettest Wettest since: 2020 1983
Dec 2019–May 2021
18-Month
11.05"
(280.67mm)
16.54"
(420.12mm)
-5.49"
(-139.45mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1929 1929
124th Wettest Wettest since: 2020 1907
Jun 2019–May 2021
24-Month
13.72"
(348.49mm)
20.61"
(523.49mm)
-6.89"
(-175.00mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 2021
125th Wettest Wettest since: 2020 1984
Jun 2018–May 2021
36-Month
27.33"
(694.18mm)
30.88"
(784.35mm)
-3.55"
(-90.17mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 2015 1961
99th Wettest Wettest since: 2020 1985
Jun 2017–May 2021
48-Month
36.64"
(930.66mm)
41.12"
(1,044.45mm)
-4.48"
(-113.79mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 2015 1931
101st Wettest Wettest since: 2020 1986
Jun 2016–May 2021
60-Month
49.20"
(1,249.68mm)
51.36"
(1,304.54mm)
-2.16"
(-54.86mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 2016 1931
75th Wettest Wettest since: 2020 1986

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published July 2021, retrieved on July 29, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/