Climate at a Glance

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Nevada

Precipitation Rankings, October 1978

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
October 1978
1-Month
0.52"
(13.21mm)
0.78"
(19.81mm)
-0.26"
(-6.60mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1977 1915, 1917, 1952
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2004
Ties: 1933
Sep–Oct 1978
2-Month
2.22"
(56.39mm)
1.34"
(34.04mm)
0.88"
(22.35mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1977 2020
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 1982
Aug–Oct 1978
3-Month
2.47"
(62.74mm)
1.95"
(49.53mm)
0.52"
(13.21mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1977 2020
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 1983
Ties: 1931, 1938
Jul–Oct 1978
4-Month
2.72"
(69.09mm)
2.48"
(62.99mm)
0.24"
(6.10mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1977 2020
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1976 1982
Jun–Oct 1978
5-Month
2.81"
(71.37mm)
3.18"
(80.77mm)
-0.37"
(-9.40mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1973 2020
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1941
May–Oct 1978
6-Month
3.19"
(81.03mm)
4.16"
(105.66mm)
-0.97"
(-24.63mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1974 2020
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1998
Ties: 1974
Apr–Oct 1978
7-Month
5.52"
(140.21mm)
5.06"
(128.52mm)
0.46"
(11.69mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1974 2020
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1998
Ties: 1900
Mar–Oct 1978
8-Month
8.04"
(204.22mm)
6.14"
(155.96mm)
1.90"
(48.26mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1977 2008
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 1998
Feb–Oct 1978
9-Month
9.96"
(252.98mm)
7.24"
(183.90mm)
2.72"
(69.08mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1977 1966
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1998
Jan–Oct 1978
10-Month
11.64"
(295.66mm)
8.41"
(213.61mm)
3.23"
(82.05mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1977 1966
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1998
Dec 1977–Oct 1978
11-Month
13.31"
(338.07mm)
9.43"
(239.52mm)
3.88"
(98.55mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1977 1924
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1998
Nov 1977–Oct 1978
12-Month
13.98"
(355.09mm)
10.31"
(261.87mm)
3.67"
(93.22mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1977 1924
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1998
May 1977–Oct 1978
18-Month
19.79"
(502.67mm)
14.45"
(367.03mm)
5.34"
(135.64mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1977 1929, 2002
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1914 1983
Nov 1976–Oct 1978
24-Month
21.73"
(551.94mm)
20.61"
(523.49mm)
1.12"
(28.45mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1977 1960
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 1984
Nov 1975–Oct 1978
36-Month
32.33"
(821.18mm)
30.93"
(785.62mm)
1.40"
(35.56mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1977 1955
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1984
Nov 1974–Oct 1978
48-Month
43.65"
(1,108.71mm)
41.17"
(1,045.72mm)
2.48"
(62.99mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1977 1931
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1998
Nov 1973–Oct 1978
60-Month
52.43"
(1,331.72mm)
51.40"
(1,305.56mm)
1.03"
(26.16mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1977 2003
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1984

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/