Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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New Mexico

Precipitation Rankings, August 1898

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1898
1-Month
2.64"
(67.06mm)
2.47"
(62.74mm)
0.17"
(4.32mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1897 1962
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1895 2006
Ties: 1921, 1954
Jul–Aug 1898
2-Month
5.95"
(151.13mm)
4.82"
(122.43mm)
1.13"
(28.70mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1897 2003
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1895 2006
Ties: 1993
Jun–Aug 1898
3-Month
8.50"
(215.90mm)
5.98"
(151.89mm)
2.52"
(64.01mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1897 1980
6th Wettest Wettest to Date 1921
May–Aug 1898
4-Month
9.36"
(237.74mm)
7.03"
(178.56mm)
2.33"
(59.18mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1897 2020
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1895 1921
Apr–Aug 1898
5-Month
10.42"
(264.67mm)
7.78"
(197.61mm)
2.64"
(67.06mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1897 2020
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1895 1941
Mar–Aug 1898
6-Month
10.96"
(278.38mm)
8.51"
(216.15mm)
2.45"
(62.23mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1897 2011
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1895 1941
Feb–Aug 1898
7-Month
11.28"
(286.51mm)
9.15"
(232.41mm)
2.13"
(54.10mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1897 2011
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1895 1941
Jan–Aug 1898
8-Month
12.04"
(305.82mm)
9.77"
(248.16mm)
2.27"
(57.66mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1896 2011
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1941
Dec 1897–Aug 1898
9-Month
12.58"
(319.53mm)
10.50"
(266.70mm)
2.08"
(52.83mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1896 2011
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1941
Nov 1897–Aug 1898
10-Month
12.76"
(324.10mm)
11.16"
(283.46mm)
1.60"
(40.64mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1896 2011
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1941
Oct 1897–Aug 1898
11-Month
14.47"
(367.54mm)
12.29"
(312.17mm)
2.18"
(55.37mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1896 2011
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1941
Sep 1897–Aug 1898
12-Month
17.34"
(440.44mm)
13.99"
(355.35mm)
3.35"
(85.09mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1896 2011
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1941
Mar 1897–Aug 1898
18-Month
27.97"
(710.44mm)
22.51"
(571.75mm)
5.46"
(138.69mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1897 2012
11th Wettest Wettest to Date 1942
Sep 1896–Aug 1898
24-Month
36.40"
(924.56mm)
28.02"
(711.71mm)
8.38"
(212.85mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1897 2012
7th Wettest Wettest to Date 1942
Sep 1895–Aug 1898
36-Month
46.22"
(1,173.99mm)
41.97"
(1,066.04mm)
4.25"
(107.95mm)
101st Driest Driest to Date 2013
24th Wettest Wettest to Date 1987

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published May 2022, retrieved on May 21, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/