Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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New Mexico

Precipitation Rankings, August 1897

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1897
1-Month
2.20"
(55.88mm)
2.47"
(62.74mm)
-0.27"
(-6.86mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1896 1962
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1895 2006
Ties: 1917
Jul–Aug 1897
2-Month
4.59"
(116.59mm)
4.82"
(122.43mm)
-0.23"
(-5.84mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1896 2003
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1895 2006
Jun–Aug 1897
3-Month
5.90"
(149.86mm)
5.98"
(151.89mm)
-0.08"
(-2.03mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1896 1980
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1895 1921
Ties: 1920, 2014
May–Aug 1897
4-Month
8.88"
(225.55mm)
7.03"
(178.56mm)
1.85"
(46.99mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1896 2020
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1895 1921
Apr–Aug 1897
5-Month
9.67"
(245.62mm)
7.78"
(197.61mm)
1.89"
(48.01mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1896 2020
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1895 1941
Mar–Aug 1897
6-Month
10.63"
(270.00mm)
8.51"
(216.15mm)
2.12"
(53.85mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1896 2011
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1895 1941
Feb–Aug 1897
7-Month
11.10"
(281.94mm)
9.15"
(232.41mm)
1.95"
(49.53mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1896 2011
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1895 1941
Jan–Aug 1897
8-Month
12.14"
(308.36mm)
9.77"
(248.16mm)
2.37"
(60.20mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1896 2011
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1895 1941
Dec 1896–Aug 1897
9-Month
12.71"
(322.83mm)
10.50"
(266.70mm)
2.21"
(56.13mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1896 2011
19th Wettest Wettest to Date 1941
Nov 1896–Aug 1897
10-Month
12.90"
(327.66mm)
11.16"
(283.46mm)
1.74"
(44.20mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1896 2011
26th Wettest Wettest to Date 1941
Oct 1896–Aug 1897
11-Month
16.86"
(428.24mm)
12.29"
(312.17mm)
4.57"
(116.07mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1896 2011
7th Wettest Wettest to Date 1941
Sep 1896–Aug 1897
12-Month
19.06"
(484.12mm)
13.99"
(355.35mm)
5.07"
(128.77mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1896 2011
5th Wettest Wettest to Date 1941
Mar 1896–Aug 1897
18-Month
24.63"
(625.60mm)
22.51"
(571.75mm)
2.12"
(53.85mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1896 2012
36th Wettest Wettest to Date 1942
Sep 1895–Aug 1897
24-Month
28.88"
(733.55mm)
28.02"
(711.71mm)
0.86"
(21.84mm)
82nd Driest Driest to Date 2012
44th 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 25, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/