Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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New Mexico

Precipitation Rankings, August 1896

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1896
1-Month
1.22"
(30.99mm)
2.47"
(62.74mm)
-1.25"
(-31.75mm)
6th Driest Driest to Date 1962
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1895 2006
Jul–Aug 1896
2-Month
3.75"
(95.25mm)
4.82"
(122.43mm)
-1.07"
(-27.18mm)
22nd Driest Driest to Date 2003
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1895 2006
Ties: 1934
Jun–Aug 1896
3-Month
4.85"
(123.19mm)
5.98"
(151.89mm)
-1.13"
(-28.70mm)
28th Driest Driest to Date 1980
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1895 1921
May–Aug 1896
4-Month
4.96"
(125.98mm)
7.03"
(178.56mm)
-2.07"
(-52.58mm)
13th Driest Driest to Date 2020
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1895 1921
Ties: 1945
Apr–Aug 1896
5-Month
5.30"
(134.62mm)
7.78"
(197.61mm)
-2.48"
(-62.99mm)
8th Driest Driest to Date 2020
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1895 1941
Mar–Aug 1896
6-Month
5.57"
(141.48mm)
8.51"
(216.15mm)
-2.94"
(-74.67mm)
8th Driest Driest to Date 2011
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1895 1941
Feb–Aug 1896
7-Month
5.89"
(149.61mm)
9.15"
(232.41mm)
-3.26"
(-82.80mm)
5th Driest Driest to Date 2011
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1895 1941
Ties: 1917, 2002
Jan–Aug 1896
8-Month
6.21"
(157.73mm)
9.77"
(248.16mm)
-3.56"
(-90.43mm)
5th Driest Driest to Date 2011
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1895 1941
Dec 1895–Aug 1896
9-Month
6.62"
(168.15mm)
10.50"
(266.70mm)
-3.88"
(-98.55mm)
3rd Driest Driest to Date 2011
124th Wettest Wettest to Date 1941
Nov 1895–Aug 1896
10-Month
7.86"
(199.64mm)
11.16"
(283.46mm)
-3.30"
(-83.82mm)
11th Driest Driest to Date 2011
116th Wettest Wettest to Date 1941
Oct 1895–Aug 1896
11-Month
9.06"
(230.12mm)
12.29"
(312.17mm)
-3.23"
(-82.05mm)
16th Driest Driest to Date 2011
111th Wettest Wettest to Date 1941
Sep 1895–Aug 1896
12-Month
9.82"
(249.43mm)
13.99"
(355.35mm)
-4.17"
(-105.92mm)
8th Driest Driest to Date 2011
119th Wettest Wettest to Date 1941
Mar 1895–Aug 1896
18-Month
21.12"
(536.45mm)
22.51"
(571.75mm)
-1.39"
(-35.30mm)
53rd Driest Driest to Date 2012
74th Wettest Wettest to Date 1942

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published May 2022, retrieved on May 24, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/