Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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New Mexico

Precipitation Rankings, May 1898

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1898
1-Month
0.86"
(21.84mm)
1.05"
(26.67mm)
-0.19"
(-4.83mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1896 1998
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1941
Apr–May 1898
2-Month
1.92"
(48.77mm)
1.80"
(45.72mm)
0.12"
(3.05mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1896 1996
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1941
Mar–May 1898
3-Month
2.46"
(62.48mm)
2.53"
(64.26mm)
-0.07"
(-1.78mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1896 1996
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1941
Ties: 1939
Feb–May 1898
4-Month
2.78"
(70.61mm)
3.17"
(80.52mm)
-0.39"
(-9.91mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1896 1972
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1941
Jan–May 1898
5-Month
3.54"
(89.92mm)
3.78"
(96.01mm)
-0.24"
(-6.09mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1896 2011
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1941
Dec 1897–May 1898
6-Month
4.08"
(103.63mm)
4.52"
(114.81mm)
-0.44"
(-11.18mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1896 2006
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1941
Ties: 1961
Nov 1897–May 1898
7-Month
4.26"
(108.20mm)
5.17"
(131.32mm)
-0.91"
(-23.12mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1896 2006
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1941
Oct 1897–May 1898
8-Month
5.97"
(151.64mm)
6.30"
(160.02mm)
-0.33"
(-8.38mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1896 1904
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1941
Sep 1897–May 1898
9-Month
8.84"
(224.54mm)
8.01"
(203.45mm)
0.83"
(21.09mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1896 1904
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1905
Aug 1897–May 1898
10-Month
11.04"
(280.42mm)
10.48"
(266.19mm)
0.56"
(14.23mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1896 1974
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1905
Jul 1897–May 1898
11-Month
13.43"
(341.12mm)
12.83"
(325.88mm)
0.60"
(15.24mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1896 1904
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1992
Jun 1897–May 1898
12-Month
14.74"
(374.40mm)
13.98"
(355.09mm)
0.76"
(19.31mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1896 2013
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1992
Ties: 1970
Dec 1896–May 1898
18-Month
21.55"
(547.37mm)
18.53"
(470.66mm)
3.02"
(76.71mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1897 2013
22nd Wettest Wettest to Date 1942
Jun 1896–May 1898
24-Month
32.75"
(831.85mm)
27.99"
(710.95mm)
4.76"
(120.90mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1897 2013
18th Wettest Wettest to Date 1942
Jun 1895–May 1898
36-Month
46.01"
(1,168.65mm)
41.97"
(1,066.04mm)
4.04"
(102.61mm)
96th Driest Driest to Date 2013
27th Wettest Wettest to Date 1987

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 24, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/