Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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New Mexico

Precipitation Rankings, August 1921

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1921
1-Month
2.64"
(67.06mm)
2.47"
(62.74mm)
0.17"
(4.32mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1920 1962
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2006
Ties: 1898, 1954
Jul–Aug 1921
2-Month
6.83"
(173.48mm)
4.82"
(122.43mm)
2.01"
(51.05mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1920 2003
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1914 2006
Jun–Aug 1921
3-Month
9.85"
(250.19mm)
5.98"
(151.89mm)
3.87"
(98.30mm)
127th Driest Driest since: 1920 1980
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1921
May–Aug 1921
4-Month
11.50"
(292.10mm)
7.03"
(178.56mm)
4.47"
(113.54mm)
127th Driest Driest since: 1920 2020
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1921
Apr–Aug 1921
5-Month
11.74"
(298.20mm)
7.78"
(197.61mm)
3.96"
(100.59mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 1920 2020
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1914 1941
Mar–Aug 1921
6-Month
12.32"
(312.93mm)
8.51"
(216.15mm)
3.81"
(96.78mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1920 2011
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1919 1941
Feb–Aug 1921
7-Month
12.77"
(324.36mm)
9.15"
(232.41mm)
3.62"
(91.95mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1920 2011
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1919 1941
Jan–Aug 1921
8-Month
13.37"
(339.60mm)
9.77"
(248.16mm)
3.60"
(91.44mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1920 2011
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1905 1941
Dec 1920–Aug 1921
9-Month
13.62"
(345.95mm)
10.50"
(266.70mm)
3.12"
(79.25mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1920 2011
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1919 1941
Nov 1920–Aug 1921
10-Month
13.83"
(351.28mm)
11.16"
(283.46mm)
2.67"
(67.82mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1920 2011
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1919 1941
Ties: 1985
Oct 1920–Aug 1921
11-Month
15.42"
(391.67mm)
12.29"
(312.17mm)
3.13"
(79.50mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1920 2011
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1919 1941
Sep 1920–Aug 1921
12-Month
16.55"
(420.37mm)
13.99"
(355.35mm)
2.56"
(65.02mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1918 2011
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1920 1941
Mar 1920–Aug 1921
18-Month
25.18"
(639.57mm)
22.51"
(571.75mm)
2.67"
(67.82mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1918 2012
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1920 1942
Sep 1919–Aug 1921
24-Month
33.17"
(842.52mm)
28.02"
(711.71mm)
5.15"
(130.81mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1919 2012
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1920 1942
Sep 1918–Aug 1921
36-Month
51.80"
(1,315.72mm)
41.97"
(1,066.04mm)
9.83"
(249.68mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1920 2013
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1907 1987
Sep 1917–Aug 1921
48-Month
62.11"
(1,577.59mm)
55.94"
(1,420.88mm)
6.17"
(156.71mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1920 1956
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1917 1987
Sep 1916–Aug 1921
60-Month
73.06"
(1,855.72mm)
69.94"
(1,776.48mm)
3.12"
(79.24mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1920 1956
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1917 1988

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2022, retrieved on January 20, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/