Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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New Mexico

Precipitation Rankings, May 1939

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1939
1-Month
0.69"
(17.53mm)
1.05"
(26.67mm)
-0.36"
(-9.14mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1938 1998
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1941
Ties: 1908, 1968
Apr–May 1939
2-Month
1.57"
(39.88mm)
1.80"
(45.72mm)
-0.23"
(-5.84mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1938 1996
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1941
Ties: 1934
Mar–May 1939
3-Month
2.46"
(62.48mm)
2.53"
(64.26mm)
-0.07"
(-1.78mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1938 1996
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1941
Ties: 1898
Feb–May 1939
4-Month
3.01"
(76.45mm)
3.17"
(80.52mm)
-0.16"
(-4.07mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1938 1972
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1941
Jan–May 1939
5-Month
4.31"
(109.47mm)
3.78"
(96.01mm)
0.53"
(13.46mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1938 2011
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1941
Dec 1938–May 1939
6-Month
5.08"
(129.03mm)
4.52"
(114.81mm)
0.56"
(14.22mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1938 2006
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1941
Nov 1938–May 1939
7-Month
5.33"
(135.38mm)
5.17"
(131.32mm)
0.16"
(4.06mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1938 2006
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1941
Oct 1938–May 1939
8-Month
6.17"
(156.72mm)
6.30"
(160.02mm)
-0.13"
(-3.30mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1938 1904
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1941
Ties: 1916
Sep 1938–May 1939
9-Month
9.20"
(233.68mm)
8.01"
(203.45mm)
1.19"
(30.23mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1938 1904
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1905
Aug 1938–May 1939
10-Month
10.12"
(257.05mm)
10.48"
(266.19mm)
-0.36"
(-9.14mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1938 1974
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1905
Jul 1938–May 1939
11-Month
12.54"
(318.52mm)
12.83"
(325.88mm)
-0.29"
(-7.36mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1938 1904
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1992
Jun 1938–May 1939
12-Month
14.68"
(372.87mm)
13.98"
(355.09mm)
0.70"
(17.78mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1938 2013
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1932 1992
Dec 1937–May 1939
18-Month
18.62"
(472.95mm)
18.53"
(470.66mm)
0.09"
(2.29mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1938 2013
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1942
Jun 1937–May 1939
24-Month
26.60"
(675.64mm)
27.99"
(710.95mm)
-1.39"
(-35.31mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1938 2013
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1942
Jun 1936–May 1939
36-Month
41.20"
(1,046.48mm)
41.97"
(1,066.04mm)
-0.77"
(-19.56mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1938 2013
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1934 1987
Jun 1935–May 1939
48-Month
55.20"
(1,402.08mm)
55.93"
(1,420.62mm)
-0.73"
(-18.54mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1938 1957
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1934 1988
Jun 1934–May 1939
60-Month
67.00"
(1,701.80mm)
69.89"
(1,775.21mm)
-2.89"
(-73.41mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1938 1957
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1987

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 21, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/