Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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New Mexico

Precipitation Rankings, August 1899

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1899
1-Month
1.17"
(29.72mm)
2.47"
(62.74mm)
-1.30"
(-33.02mm)
5th Driest Driest to Date 1962
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1898 2006
Jul–Aug 1899
2-Month
5.22"
(132.59mm)
4.82"
(122.43mm)
0.40"
(10.16mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1897 2003
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 2006
Jun–Aug 1899
3-Month
6.43"
(163.32mm)
5.98"
(151.89mm)
0.45"
(11.43mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1897 1980
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1921
May–Aug 1899
4-Month
6.64"
(168.66mm)
7.03"
(178.56mm)
-0.39"
(-9.90mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1896 2020
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1921
Apr–Aug 1899
5-Month
6.96"
(176.78mm)
7.78"
(197.61mm)
-0.82"
(-20.83mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1896 2020
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1941
Mar–Aug 1899
6-Month
7.36"
(186.94mm)
8.51"
(216.15mm)
-1.15"
(-29.21mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1896 2011
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1941
Feb–Aug 1899
7-Month
7.76"
(197.10mm)
9.15"
(232.41mm)
-1.39"
(-35.31mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1896 2011
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1941
Jan–Aug 1899
8-Month
8.00"
(203.20mm)
9.77"
(248.16mm)
-1.77"
(-44.96mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1896 2011
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1941
Ties: 2014
Dec 1898–Aug 1899
9-Month
9.18"
(233.17mm)
10.50"
(266.70mm)
-1.32"
(-33.53mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1896 2011
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1941
Nov 1898–Aug 1899
10-Month
9.81"
(249.17mm)
11.16"
(283.46mm)
-1.35"
(-34.29mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1896 2011
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1941
Oct 1898–Aug 1899
11-Month
10.04"
(255.02mm)
12.29"
(312.17mm)
-2.25"
(-57.15mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1896 2011
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1941
Sep 1898–Aug 1899
12-Month
10.74"
(272.80mm)
13.99"
(355.35mm)
-3.25"
(-82.55mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1896 2011
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1941
Ties: 2018
Mar 1898–Aug 1899
18-Month
21.70"
(551.18mm)
22.51"
(571.75mm)
-0.81"
(-20.57mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1896 2012
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1942
Sep 1897–Aug 1899
24-Month
28.08"
(713.23mm)
28.02"
(711.71mm)
0.06"
(1.52mm)
75th Driest Driest to Date 2012
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1942
Sep 1896–Aug 1899
36-Month
47.14"
(1,197.36mm)
41.97"
(1,066.04mm)
5.17"
(131.32mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1898 2013
20th Wettest Wettest to Date 1987
Sep 1895–Aug 1899
48-Month
56.96"
(1,446.78mm)
55.94"
(1,420.88mm)
1.02"
(25.90mm)
75th Driest Driest to Date 1956
49th 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 17, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/