Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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New Mexico

Precipitation Rankings, May 1938

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1938
1-Month
0.44"
(11.18mm)
1.05"
(26.67mm)
-0.61"
(-15.49mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1927 1998
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1941
Ties: 1918
Apr–May 1938
2-Month
0.87"
(22.10mm)
1.80"
(45.72mm)
-0.93"
(-23.62mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1927 1996
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1941
Mar–May 1938
3-Month
1.71"
(43.43mm)
2.53"
(64.26mm)
-0.82"
(-20.83mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1933 1996
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1941
Feb–May 1938
4-Month
2.69"
(68.33mm)
3.17"
(80.52mm)
-0.48"
(-12.19mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1934 1972
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1941
Ties: 1951
Jan–May 1938
5-Month
3.33"
(84.58mm)
3.78"
(96.01mm)
-0.45"
(-11.43mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1934 2011
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1941
Ties: 1951
Dec 1937–May 1938
6-Month
3.94"
(100.08mm)
4.52"
(114.81mm)
-0.58"
(-14.73mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1934 2006
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1941
Ties: 2012
Nov 1937–May 1938
7-Month
4.03"
(102.36mm)
5.17"
(131.32mm)
-1.14"
(-28.96mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1934 2006
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1941
Oct 1937–May 1938
8-Month
5.18"
(131.57mm)
6.30"
(160.02mm)
-1.12"
(-28.45mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1934 1904
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1941
Sep 1937–May 1938
9-Month
7.28"
(184.91mm)
8.01"
(203.45mm)
-0.73"
(-18.54mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1934 1904
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1905
Aug 1937–May 1938
10-Month
8.83"
(224.28mm)
10.48"
(266.19mm)
-1.65"
(-41.91mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1925 1974
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1905
Jul 1937–May 1938
11-Month
10.20"
(259.08mm)
12.83"
(325.88mm)
-2.63"
(-66.80mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1925 1904
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1992
Jun 1937–May 1938
12-Month
11.92"
(302.77mm)
13.98"
(355.09mm)
-2.06"
(-52.32mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1935 2013
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1992
Dec 1936–May 1938
18-Month
18.01"
(457.45mm)
18.53"
(470.66mm)
-0.52"
(-13.21mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1935 2013
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1942
Jun 1936–May 1938
24-Month
26.52"
(673.61mm)
27.99"
(710.95mm)
-1.47"
(-37.34mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1936 2013
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1942
Jun 1935–May 1938
36-Month
40.52"
(1,029.21mm)
41.97"
(1,066.04mm)
-1.45"
(-36.83mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1937 2013
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1934 1987
Jun 1934–May 1938
48-Month
52.32"
(1,328.93mm)
55.93"
(1,420.62mm)
-3.61"
(-91.69mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1925 1957
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1988
Jun 1933–May 1938
60-Month
65.69"
(1,668.53mm)
69.89"
(1,775.21mm)
-4.20"
(-106.68mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1927 1957
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1987

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published August 2019, retrieved on August 23, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/