The state Department of Taxation says Nevada dispensaries sold $27.1 million worth of pot in July.
That compares to $14 million in each of Oregon and Colorado, and $3.8 million in Washington when those states first legalized recreational sales.
The combination of a 15 percent wholesale tax and a 10 percent retail tax generated $3.68 million in state tax revenue.
Nevada Tax Department spokeswoman Stephanie Klapstein says the numbers are consistent with projections legal pot sales will bring in $120 million over the next two years.
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