Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Nevada

Precipitation Rankings, May 2020

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 2020
1-Month
0.63"
(16.00mm)
0.98"
(24.89mm)
-0.35"
(-8.89mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 2017 1924
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 2019 1995
Ties: 1951, 1986
Apr–May 2020
2-Month
1.31"
(33.27mm)
1.88"
(47.75mm)
-0.57"
(-14.48mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 2013 1924
91st Wettest Wettest since: 2019 1995
Ties: 1899
Mar–May 2020
3-Month
2.57"
(65.28mm)
2.96"
(75.18mm)
-0.39"
(-9.90mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 2014 1910
77th Wettest Wettest since: 2019 1995
Feb–May 2020
4-Month
2.94"
(74.68mm)
4.06"
(103.12mm)
-1.12"
(-28.44mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 2013 1972
104th Wettest Wettest since: 2019 1998
Jan–May 2020
5-Month
3.64"
(92.46mm)
5.23"
(132.84mm)
-1.59"
(-40.38mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 2013 1966, 1972
106th Wettest Wettest since: 2019 2019
Dec 2019–May 2020
6-Month
5.10"
(129.54mm)
6.25"
(158.75mm)
-1.15"
(-29.21mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 2014 1931
91st Wettest Wettest since: 2019 1995
Nov 2019–May 2020
7-Month
6.08"
(154.43mm)
7.13"
(181.10mm)
-1.05"
(-26.67mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 2014 1924
87th Wettest Wettest since: 2019 1995
Oct 2019–May 2020
8-Month
6.20"
(157.48mm)
7.90"
(200.66mm)
-1.70"
(-43.18mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 2014 1959
104th Wettest Wettest since: 2019 2005
Sep 2019–May 2020
9-Month
7.00"
(177.80mm)
8.47"
(215.14mm)
-1.47"
(-37.34mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 2013 1934
101st Wettest Wettest since: 2019 2005
Aug 2019–May 2020
10-Month
7.19"
(182.63mm)
9.06"
(230.12mm)
-1.87"
(-47.49mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 2013 1934
104th Wettest Wettest since: 2019 2005
Jul 2019–May 2020
11-Month
7.45"
(189.23mm)
9.60"
(243.84mm)
-2.15"
(-54.61mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 2012 2021
109th Wettest Wettest since: 2019 1983
Jun 2019–May 2020
12-Month
7.77"
(197.36mm)
10.30"
(261.62mm)
-2.53"
(-64.26mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 2012 1934
111th Wettest Wettest since: 2019 1983
Ties: 1953
Dec 2018–May 2020
18-Month
18.39"
(467.11mm)
16.54"
(420.12mm)
1.85"
(46.99mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 2015 1929
28th Wettest Wettest since: 2019 1907
Jun 2018–May 2020
24-Month
21.38"
(543.05mm)
20.61"
(523.49mm)
0.77"
(19.56mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 2015 2021
41st Wettest Wettest since: 2019 1984
Jun 2017–May 2020
36-Month
30.69"
(779.53mm)
30.88"
(784.35mm)
-0.19"
(-4.82mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 2015 2022
58th Wettest Wettest since: 2019 1985
Jun 2016–May 2020
48-Month
43.25"
(1,098.55mm)
41.12"
(1,044.45mm)
2.13"
(54.10mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 2016 1931
37th Wettest Wettest since: 2019 1986
Jun 2015–May 2020
60-Month
56.11"
(1,425.19mm)
51.36"
(1,304.54mm)
4.75"
(120.65mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 2018 1931
24th Wettest Wettest since: 2019 1986

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, Precipitation, published September 2022, retrieved on October 4, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/