Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Nevada

Precipitation Rankings, August 2021

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 2021
1-Month
0.24"
(6.10mm)
0.60"
(15.24mm)
-0.36"
(-9.14mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 2020 1944
98th Wettest Wettest since: 2017 1983
Ties: 1987
Jul–Aug 2021
2-Month
1.08"
(27.43mm)
1.14"
(28.96mm)
-0.06"
(-1.53mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 2020 1944
54th Wettest Wettest since: 2017 1984
Ties: 1926, 1999, 2001
Jun–Aug 2021
3-Month
1.25"
(31.75mm)
1.83"
(46.48mm)
-0.58"
(-14.73mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 2020 1924
86th Wettest Wettest since: 2017 1913
May–Aug 2021
4-Month
1.92"
(48.77mm)
2.81"
(71.37mm)
-0.89"
(-22.60mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 2020 1924
98th Wettest Wettest since: 2019 1913
Apr–Aug 2021
5-Month
2.35"
(59.69mm)
3.72"
(94.49mm)
-1.37"
(-34.80mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 2020 1924
112th Wettest Wettest since: 2019 1941
Mar–Aug 2021
6-Month
3.24"
(82.30mm)
4.79"
(121.67mm)
-1.55"
(-39.37mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 2013 1966
112th Wettest Wettest since: 2020 1995
Feb–Aug 2021
7-Month
4.06"
(103.12mm)
5.90"
(149.86mm)
-1.84"
(-46.74mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 2020 1966
110th Wettest Wettest since: 2019 1998
Jan–Aug 2021
8-Month
5.01"
(127.25mm)
7.06"
(179.32mm)
-2.05"
(-52.07mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 2020 1966
108th Wettest Wettest since: 2019 1998
Dec 2020–Aug 2021
9-Month
5.60"
(142.24mm)
8.08"
(205.23mm)
-2.48"
(-62.99mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 2012 1924
115th Wettest Wettest since: 2020 1998
Nov 2020–Aug 2021
10-Month
6.32"
(160.53mm)
8.97"
(227.84mm)
-2.65"
(-67.31mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 2012 1924
116th Wettest Wettest since: 2020 1995
Oct 2020–Aug 2021
11-Month
6.38"
(162.05mm)
9.74"
(247.40mm)
-3.36"
(-85.35mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1960 1924
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 2020 1995
Sep 2020–Aug 2021
12-Month
6.45"
(163.83mm)
10.30"
(261.62mm)
-3.85"
(-97.79mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1959 1959
125th Wettest Wettest since: 2020 1983
Mar 2020–Aug 2021
18-Month
9.80"
(248.92mm)
15.10"
(383.54mm)
-5.30"
(-134.62mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1960 1960
125th Wettest Wettest since: 2020 1983
Sep 2019–Aug 2021
24-Month
14.23"
(361.44mm)
20.61"
(523.49mm)
-6.38"
(-162.05mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1960 1960
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 2020 1984
Sep 2018–Aug 2021
36-Month
27.56"
(700.02mm)
30.90"
(784.86mm)
-3.34"
(-84.84mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 2015 1961
98th Wettest Wettest since: 2020 1984
Ties: 1957
Sep 2017–Aug 2021
48-Month
36.15"
(918.21mm)
41.15"
(1,045.21mm)
-5.00"
(-127.00mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 2015 1931
104th Wettest Wettest since: 2020 1998
Ties: 1933
Sep 2016–Aug 2021
60-Month
49.52"
(1,257.81mm)
51.38"
(1,305.05mm)
-1.86"
(-47.24mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 2016 1931
75th Wettest Wettest since: 2020 1984

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2022, retrieved on January 25, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/