Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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New Mexico

Precipitation Rankings, May 1942

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1942
1-Month
0.23"
(5.84mm)
1.05"
(26.67mm)
-0.82"
(-20.83mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1927 1998
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1941
Ties: 1962, 2011
Apr–May 1942
2-Month
2.66"
(67.56mm)
1.80"
(45.72mm)
0.86"
(21.84mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1940 1996
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1941
Mar–May 1942
3-Month
3.11"
(78.99mm)
2.53"
(64.26mm)
0.58"
(14.73mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1940 1996
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1941
Feb–May 1942
4-Month
3.65"
(92.71mm)
3.17"
(80.52mm)
0.48"
(12.19mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1939 1972
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1941
Jan–May 1942
5-Month
3.92"
(99.57mm)
3.78"
(96.01mm)
0.14"
(3.56mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1938 2011
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1941
Dec 1941–May 1942
6-Month
4.74"
(120.40mm)
4.52"
(114.81mm)
0.22"
(5.59mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1938 2006
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1941
Nov 1941–May 1942
7-Month
5.15"
(130.81mm)
5.17"
(131.32mm)
-0.02"
(-0.51mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1938 2006
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1941
Ties: 2019
Oct 1941–May 1942
8-Month
8.05"
(204.47mm)
6.30"
(160.02mm)
1.75"
(44.45mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1940 1904
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1941
Sep 1941–May 1942
9-Month
13.53"
(343.66mm)
8.01"
(203.45mm)
5.52"
(140.21mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1940 1904
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1905
Aug 1941–May 1942
10-Month
16.05"
(407.67mm)
10.48"
(266.19mm)
5.57"
(141.48mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1940 1974
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1905
Jul 1941–May 1942
11-Month
18.69"
(474.73mm)
12.83"
(325.88mm)
5.86"
(148.85mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1941 1904
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 1992
Jun 1941–May 1942
12-Month
20.58"
(522.73mm)
13.98"
(355.09mm)
6.60"
(167.64mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1941 2013
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 1992
Dec 1940–May 1942
18-Month
31.59"
(802.39mm)
18.53"
(470.66mm)
13.06"
(331.73mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1941 2013
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1942
Jun 1940–May 1942
24-Month
40.27"
(1,022.86mm)
27.99"
(710.95mm)
12.28"
(311.91mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1941 2013
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1942
Jun 1939–May 1942
36-Month
53.55"
(1,360.17mm)
41.97"
(1,066.04mm)
11.58"
(294.13mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1941 2013
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1907 1987
Jun 1938–May 1942
48-Month
68.23"
(1,733.04mm)
55.93"
(1,420.62mm)
12.30"
(312.42mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1941 1957
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1908 1988
Jun 1937–May 1942
60-Month
80.15"
(2,035.81mm)
69.89"
(1,775.21mm)
10.26"
(260.60mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1941 1957
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1909 1987

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published August 2019, retrieved on August 18, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/