Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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New Mexico

Precipitation Rankings, May 1901

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1901
1-Month
1.69"
(42.93mm)
1.05"
(26.67mm)
0.64"
(16.26mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1900 1998
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1941
Apr–May 1901
2-Month
2.59"
(65.79mm)
1.80"
(45.72mm)
0.79"
(20.07mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1899 1996
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1900 1941
Mar–May 1901
3-Month
2.93"
(74.42mm)
2.53"
(64.26mm)
0.40"
(10.16mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1899 1996
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1900 1941
Feb–May 1901
4-Month
3.95"
(100.33mm)
3.17"
(80.52mm)
0.78"
(19.81mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1899 1972
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1900 1941
Jan–May 1901
5-Month
4.44"
(112.78mm)
3.78"
(96.01mm)
0.66"
(16.77mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1899 2011
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1900 1941
Dec 1900–May 1901
6-Month
4.69"
(119.13mm)
4.52"
(114.81mm)
0.17"
(4.32mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1899 2006
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1900 1941
Nov 1900–May 1901
7-Month
5.16"
(131.06mm)
5.17"
(131.32mm)
-0.01"
(-0.26mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1899 2006
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1900 1941
Oct 1900–May 1901
8-Month
6.23"
(158.24mm)
6.30"
(160.02mm)
-0.07"
(-1.78mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1899 1904
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1900 1941
Sep 1900–May 1901
9-Month
9.79"
(248.67mm)
8.01"
(203.45mm)
1.78"
(45.22mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1900 1904
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1905
Aug 1900–May 1901
10-Month
11.40"
(289.56mm)
10.48"
(266.19mm)
0.92"
(23.37mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1900 1974
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1905
Jul 1900–May 1901
11-Month
13.28"
(337.31mm)
12.83"
(325.88mm)
0.45"
(11.43mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1899 1904
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1900 1992
Jun 1900–May 1901
12-Month
14.43"
(366.52mm)
13.98"
(355.09mm)
0.45"
(11.43mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1899 2013
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1900 1992
Dec 1899–May 1901
18-Month
19.87"
(504.70mm)
18.53"
(470.66mm)
1.34"
(34.04mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1900 2013
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1942
Jun 1899–May 1901
24-Month
29.71"
(754.63mm)
27.99"
(710.95mm)
1.72"
(43.68mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1900 2013
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1942
Jun 1898–May 1901
36-Month
42.52"
(1,080.01mm)
41.97"
(1,066.04mm)
0.55"
(13.97mm)
71st Driest Driest to Date 2013
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1900 1987
Jun 1897–May 1901
48-Month
57.26"
(1,454.40mm)
55.93"
(1,420.62mm)
1.33"
(33.78mm)
74th Driest Driest to Date 1957
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1900 1988
Jun 1896–May 1901
60-Month
75.27"
(1,911.86mm)
69.89"
(1,775.21mm)
5.38"
(136.65mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1900 1957
23rd 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 19, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/