Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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New Mexico

Precipitation Rankings, May 1899

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1899
1-Month
0.21"
(5.33mm)
1.05"
(26.67mm)
-0.84"
(-21.34mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1896 1998
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1941
Apr–May 1899
2-Month
0.53"
(13.46mm)
1.80"
(45.72mm)
-1.27"
(-32.26mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1896 1996, 2020
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1941
Mar–May 1899
3-Month
0.93"
(23.62mm)
2.53"
(64.26mm)
-1.60"
(-40.64mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1896 1996
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1941
Feb–May 1899
4-Month
1.33"
(33.78mm)
3.17"
(80.52mm)
-1.84"
(-46.74mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1896 1972
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1941
Jan–May 1899
5-Month
1.57"
(39.88mm)
3.78"
(96.01mm)
-2.21"
(-56.13mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1896 2011
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1941
Dec 1898–May 1899
6-Month
2.75"
(69.85mm)
4.52"
(114.81mm)
-1.77"
(-44.96mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1896 2006
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1941
Nov 1898–May 1899
7-Month
3.38"
(85.85mm)
5.17"
(131.32mm)
-1.79"
(-45.47mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1896 2006
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1941
Oct 1898–May 1899
8-Month
3.61"
(91.69mm)
6.30"
(160.02mm)
-2.69"
(-68.33mm)
16th Driest Driest to Date 1904
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1941
Sep 1898–May 1899
9-Month
4.31"
(109.47mm)
8.01"
(203.45mm)
-3.70"
(-93.98mm)
9th Driest Driest to Date 1904
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1905
Aug 1898–May 1899
10-Month
6.95"
(176.53mm)
10.48"
(266.19mm)
-3.53"
(-89.66mm)
12th Driest Driest to Date 1974
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1905
Jul 1898–May 1899
11-Month
10.26"
(260.60mm)
12.83"
(325.88mm)
-2.57"
(-65.28mm)
21st Driest Driest to Date 1904
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1992
Jun 1898–May 1899
12-Month
12.81"
(325.37mm)
13.98"
(355.09mm)
-1.17"
(-29.72mm)
44th Driest Driest to Date 2013
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1992
Dec 1897–May 1899
18-Month
16.89"
(429.01mm)
18.53"
(470.66mm)
-1.64"
(-41.65mm)
45th Driest Driest to Date 2013
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1942
Jun 1897–May 1899
24-Month
27.55"
(699.77mm)
27.99"
(710.95mm)
-0.44"
(-11.18mm)
63rd Driest Driest to Date 2013
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1942
Jun 1896–May 1899
36-Month
45.56"
(1,157.22mm)
41.97"
(1,066.04mm)
3.59"
(91.18mm)
95th Driest Driest to Date 2013
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1987
Jun 1895–May 1899
48-Month
58.82"
(1,494.03mm)
55.93"
(1,420.62mm)
2.89"
(73.41mm)
84th Driest Driest to Date 1957
39th Wettest Wettest to Date 1988

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2021, retrieved on January 21, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/