Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Nevada

Precipitation Rankings, March 2021

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 2021
1-Month
0.89"
(22.61mm)
1.07"
(27.18mm)
-0.18"
(-4.57mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 2015 1956
74th Wettest Wettest since: 2020 1907
Ties: 1940
Feb–Mar 2021
2-Month
1.72"
(43.69mm)
2.18"
(55.37mm)
-0.46"
(-11.68mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 2020 1956
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 2019 1998
Jan–Mar 2021
3-Month
2.67"
(67.82mm)
3.35"
(85.09mm)
-0.68"
(-17.27mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 2020 2022
79th Wettest Wettest since: 2019 1907
Dec 2020–Mar 2021
4-Month
3.26"
(82.80mm)
4.36"
(110.74mm)
-1.10"
(-27.94mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 2018 1977
95th Wettest Wettest since: 2020 1907
Nov 2020–Mar 2021
5-Month
3.98"
(101.09mm)
5.25"
(133.35mm)
-1.27"
(-32.26mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 2015 1977
96th Wettest Wettest since: 2020 1907
Ties: 1972, 2001
Oct 2020–Mar 2021
6-Month
4.04"
(102.62mm)
6.02"
(152.91mm)
-1.98"
(-50.29mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 2015 1977
117th Wettest Wettest since: 2020 2005
Sep 2020–Mar 2021
7-Month
4.11"
(104.39mm)
6.59"
(167.39mm)
-2.48"
(-63.00mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1953 1953
126th Wettest Wettest since: 2020 1983
Aug 2020–Mar 2021
8-Month
4.23"
(107.44mm)
7.18"
(182.37mm)
-2.95"
(-74.93mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1953 1953
126th Wettest Wettest since: 2020 1983
Jul 2020–Mar 2021
9-Month
4.33"
(109.98mm)
7.72"
(196.09mm)
-3.39"
(-86.11mm)
1st Driest Driest since: 2021 2021
127th Wettest Wettest since: 2020 1983
Jun 2020–Mar 2021
10-Month
4.89"
(124.21mm)
8.42"
(213.87mm)
-3.53"
(-89.66mm)
1st Driest Driest since: 2021 2021
127th Wettest Wettest since: 2020 1983
May 2020–Mar 2021
11-Month
5.52"
(140.21mm)
9.39"
(238.51mm)
-3.87"
(-98.30mm)
1st Driest Driest since: 2021 2021
127th Wettest Wettest since: 2020 1983
Apr 2020–Mar 2021
12-Month
6.20"
(157.48mm)
10.31"
(261.87mm)
-4.11"
(-104.39mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1929 1929
126th Wettest Wettest since: 2020 1907
Oct 2019–Mar 2021
18-Month
11.09"
(281.69mm)
16.32"
(414.53mm)
-5.23"
(-132.84mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1960 1934
124th Wettest Wettest since: 2020 1984
Apr 2019–Mar 2021
24-Month
16.51"
(419.35mm)
20.61"
(523.49mm)
-4.10"
(-104.14mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 2013 1930
110th Wettest Wettest since: 2020 1984
Apr 2018–Mar 2021
36-Month
28.61"
(726.69mm)
30.88"
(784.35mm)
-2.27"
(-57.66mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 2015 1931
88th Wettest Wettest since: 2020 1985
Apr 2017–Mar 2021
48-Month
37.23"
(945.64mm)
41.11"
(1,044.19mm)
-3.88"
(-98.55mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 2015 1931
97th Wettest Wettest since: 2020 1985
Apr 2016–Mar 2021
60-Month
50.72"
(1,288.29mm)
51.36"
(1,304.54mm)
-0.64"
(-16.25mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 2016 1963
57th Wettest Wettest since: 2020 1986

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, Precipitation, published September 2022, retrieved on October 2, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/