Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Nevada

Precipitation Rankings, May 1901

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1901
1-Month
0.76"
(19.30mm)
0.98"
(24.89mm)
-0.22"
(-5.59mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1897 1924
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1900 1995
Apr–May 1901
2-Month
1.63"
(41.40mm)
1.88"
(47.75mm)
-0.25"
(-6.35mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1899 1924
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1900 1995
Mar–May 1901
3-Month
2.11"
(53.59mm)
2.96"
(75.18mm)
-0.85"
(-21.59mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1901 1910
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1900 1995
Feb–May 1901
4-Month
4.84"
(122.94mm)
4.06"
(103.12mm)
0.78"
(19.82mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1900 1972
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1998
Ties: 1920, 2006
Jan–May 1901
5-Month
6.22"
(157.99mm)
5.23"
(132.84mm)
0.99"
(25.15mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1900 1966, 1972
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1896 2019
Ties: 1896
Dec 1900–May 1901
6-Month
6.40"
(162.56mm)
6.25"
(158.75mm)
0.15"
(3.81mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1900 1931
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 1995
Nov 1900–May 1901
7-Month
7.79"
(197.87mm)
7.13"
(181.10mm)
0.66"
(16.77mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1900 1924
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 1995
Oct 1900–May 1901
8-Month
8.84"
(224.54mm)
7.90"
(200.66mm)
0.94"
(23.88mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1900 1959
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 2005
Sep 1900–May 1901
9-Month
9.27"
(235.46mm)
8.47"
(215.14mm)
0.80"
(20.32mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1900 1934
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 2005
Aug 1900–May 1901
10-Month
9.39"
(238.51mm)
9.06"
(230.12mm)
0.33"
(8.39mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1900 1934
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 2005
Jul 1900–May 1901
11-Month
9.90"
(251.46mm)
9.60"
(243.84mm)
0.30"
(7.62mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1900 2021
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1983
Jun 1900–May 1901
12-Month
10.24"
(260.10mm)
10.30"
(261.62mm)
-0.06"
(-1.52mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1900 1934
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1983
Ties: 1944
Dec 1899–May 1901
18-Month
16.09"
(408.69mm)
16.54"
(420.12mm)
-0.45"
(-11.43mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1899 1929
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1900 1907
Jun 1899–May 1901
24-Month
19.92"
(505.97mm)
20.61"
(523.49mm)
-0.69"
(-17.52mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1900 2021
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1899 1984
Jun 1898–May 1901
36-Month
29.49"
(749.05mm)
30.88"
(784.35mm)
-1.39"
(-35.30mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1901 2022
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1900 1985
Jun 1897–May 1901
48-Month
40.23"
(1,021.84mm)
41.12"
(1,044.45mm)
-0.89"
(-22.61mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1901 1931
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1900 1986
Ties: 1949
Jun 1896–May 1901
60-Month
51.10"
(1,297.94mm)
51.36"
(1,304.54mm)
-0.26"
(-6.60mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1900 1931
54th Wettest Wettest to Date 1986

Citing This Page

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