Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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New Mexico

Precipitation Rankings, August 1895

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1895
1-Month
3.09"
(78.49mm)
2.47"
(62.74mm)
0.62"
(15.75mm)
104th Driest Driest to Date 1962
24th Wettest Wettest to Date 2006
Jul–Aug 1895
2-Month
7.08"
(179.83mm)
4.82"
(122.43mm)
2.26"
(57.40mm)
125th Driest Driest to Date 2003
3rd Wettest Wettest to Date 2006
Jun–Aug 1895
3-Month
8.29"
(210.57mm)
5.98"
(151.89mm)
2.31"
(58.68mm)
119th Driest Driest to Date 1980
9th Wettest Wettest to Date 1921
May–Aug 1895
4-Month
10.97"
(278.64mm)
7.03"
(178.56mm)
3.94"
(100.08mm)
125th Driest Driest to Date 2020
3rd Wettest Wettest to Date 1921
Apr–Aug 1895
5-Month
11.12"
(282.45mm)
7.78"
(197.61mm)
3.34"
(84.84mm)
123rd Driest Driest to Date 2020
5th Wettest Wettest to Date 1941
Mar–Aug 1895
6-Month
11.30"
(287.02mm)
8.51"
(216.15mm)
2.79"
(70.87mm)
121st Driest Driest to Date 2011
7th Wettest Wettest to Date 1941
Feb–Aug 1895
7-Month
12.17"
(309.12mm)
9.15"
(232.41mm)
3.02"
(76.71mm)
121st Driest Driest to Date 2011
7th Wettest Wettest to Date 1941
Ties: 1911
Jan–Aug 1895
8-Month
12.92"
(328.17mm)
9.77"
(248.16mm)
3.15"
(80.01mm)
121st Driest Driest to Date 2011
7th Wettest Wettest to Date 1941

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published June 2022, retrieved on June 25, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/