Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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New Mexico

Precipitation Rankings, August 2018

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 2018
1-Month
1.73"
(43.94mm)
2.47"
(62.74mm)
-0.74"
(-18.80mm)
29ᵗʰ Driest Driest since: 2012 1962
96ᵗʰ Wettest Wettest since: 2017 2006
Ties: 1964
Jul–Aug 2018
2-Month
4.14"
(105.16mm)
4.82"
(122.43mm)
-0.68"
(-17.27mm)
39ᵗʰ Driest Driest since: 2012 2003
86ᵗʰ Wettest Wettest since: 2017 2006
Jun–Aug 2018
3-Month
5.01"
(127.25mm)
5.98"
(151.89mm)
-0.97"
(-24.64mm)
32ⁿᵈ Driest Driest since: 2012 1980
93ʳᵈ Wettest Wettest since: 2017 1921
May–Aug 2018
4-Month
5.49"
(139.45mm)
7.03"
(178.56mm)
-1.54"
(-39.11mm)
20ᵗʰ Driest Driest since: 2012 2011
105ᵗʰ Wettest Wettest since: 2017 1921
Apr–Aug 2018
5-Month
5.64"
(143.26mm)
7.78"
(197.61mm)
-2.14"
(-54.35mm)
13ᵗʰ Driest Driest since: 2012 2011
112ᵗʰ Wettest Wettest since: 2017 1941
Mar–Aug 2018
6-Month
5.91"
(150.11mm)
8.51"
(216.15mm)
-2.60"
(-66.04mm)
9ᵗʰ Driest Driest since: 2012 2011
116ᵗʰ Wettest Wettest since: 2017 1941
Feb–Aug 2018
7-Month
6.65"
(168.91mm)
9.15"
(232.41mm)
-2.50"
(-63.50mm)
12ᵗʰ Driest Driest since: 2012 2011
113ᵗʰ Wettest Wettest since: 2017 1941
Ties: 1922
Jan–Aug 2018
8-Month
6.81"
(172.97mm)
9.77"
(248.16mm)
-2.96"
(-75.19mm)
10ᵗʰ Driest Driest since: 2012 2011
115ᵗʰ Wettest Wettest since: 2017 1941
Dec 2017–Aug 2018
9-Month
6.92"
(175.77mm)
10.50"
(266.70mm)
-3.58"
(-90.93mm)
6ᵗʰ Driest Driest since: 2011 2011
118ᵗʰ Wettest Wettest since: 2017 1941
Nov 2017–Aug 2018
10-Month
7.03"
(178.56mm)
11.16"
(283.46mm)
-4.13"
(-104.90mm)
3ʳᵈ Driest Driest since: 2011 2011
121ˢᵗ Wettest Wettest since: 2017 1941
Oct 2017–Aug 2018
11-Month
8.11"
(205.99mm)
12.29"
(312.17mm)
-4.18"
(-106.18mm)
7ᵗʰ Driest Driest since: 2011 2011
117ᵗʰ Wettest Wettest since: 2017 1941
Sep 2017–Aug 2018
12-Month
10.52"
(267.21mm)
13.99"
(355.35mm)
-3.47"
(-88.14mm)
17ᵗʰ Driest Driest since: 2013 2011
107ᵗʰ Wettest Wettest since: 2017 1941
Mar 2017–Aug 2018
18-Month
19.31"
(490.47mm)
22.51"
(571.75mm)
-3.20"
(-81.28mm)
24ᵗʰ Driest Driest since: 2013 2012
100ᵗʰ Wettest Wettest since: 2017 1942
Sep 2016–Aug 2018
24-Month
26.23"
(666.24mm)
28.02"
(711.71mm)
-1.79"
(-45.47mm)
47ᵗʰ Driest Driest since: 2014 2012
76ᵗʰ Wettest Wettest since: 2017 1942
Sep 2015–Aug 2018
36-Month
40.46"
(1,027.68mm)
41.97"
(1,066.04mm)
-1.51"
(-38.36mm)
49ᵗʰ Driest Driest since: 2014 2013
73ʳᵈ Wettest Wettest since: 2017 1987
Sep 2014–Aug 2018
48-Month
59.10"
(1,501.14mm)
55.94"
(1,420.88mm)
3.16"
(80.26mm)
85ᵗʰ Driest Driest since: 2016 1956
36ᵗʰ Wettest Wettest since: 2017 1987
Sep 2013–Aug 2018
60-Month
72.98"
(1,853.69mm)
69.94"
(1,776.48mm)
3.04"
(77.21mm)
84ᵗʰ Driest Driest since: 2017 1956
36ᵗʰ Wettest Wettest since: 2008 1988

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2018, retrieved on September 20, 2018 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/