Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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New Mexico

Precipitation Rankings, August 1943

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1943
1-Month
2.03"
(51.56mm)
2.47"
(62.74mm)
-0.44"
(-11.18mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1939 1962
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 2006
Jul–Aug 1943
2-Month
4.06"
(103.12mm)
4.82"
(122.43mm)
-0.76"
(-19.31mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1940 2003
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 2006
Jun–Aug 1943
3-Month
5.91"
(150.11mm)
5.98"
(151.89mm)
-0.07"
(-1.78mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1942 1980
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1921
Ties: 1903
May–Aug 1943
4-Month
6.87"
(174.50mm)
7.03"
(178.56mm)
-0.16"
(-4.06mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1942 2020
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1921
Apr–Aug 1943
5-Month
7.10"
(180.34mm)
7.78"
(197.61mm)
-0.68"
(-17.27mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1939 2020
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1941
Ties: 1901
Mar–Aug 1943
6-Month
7.67"
(194.82mm)
8.51"
(216.15mm)
-0.84"
(-21.33mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1939 2011
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1941
Ties: 1902, 1909
Feb–Aug 1943
7-Month
7.87"
(199.90mm)
9.15"
(232.41mm)
-1.28"
(-32.51mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1939 2011
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1941
Jan–Aug 1943
8-Month
8.33"
(211.58mm)
9.77"
(248.16mm)
-1.44"
(-36.58mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1934 2011
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1941
Ties: 1946
Dec 1942–Aug 1943
9-Month
9.60"
(243.84mm)
10.50"
(266.70mm)
-0.90"
(-22.86mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1938 2011
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1941
Nov 1942–Aug 1943
10-Month
9.62"
(244.35mm)
11.16"
(283.46mm)
-1.54"
(-39.11mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1938 2011
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1941
Oct 1942–Aug 1943
11-Month
11.16"
(283.46mm)
12.29"
(312.17mm)
-1.13"
(-28.71mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1939 2011
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1941
Ties: 2021
Sep 1942–Aug 1943
12-Month
13.33"
(338.58mm)
13.99"
(355.35mm)
-0.66"
(-16.77mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1938 2011
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1941
Mar 1942–Aug 1943
18-Month
21.95"
(557.53mm)
22.51"
(571.75mm)
-0.56"
(-14.22mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1940 2012
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1942
Sep 1941–Aug 1943
24-Month
32.37"
(822.20mm)
28.02"
(711.71mm)
4.35"
(110.49mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1940 2012
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1942
Sep 1940–Aug 1943
36-Month
54.04"
(1,372.62mm)
41.97"
(1,066.04mm)
12.07"
(306.58mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1941 2013
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1987
Sep 1939–Aug 1943
48-Month
67.81"
(1,722.37mm)
55.94"
(1,420.88mm)
11.87"
(301.49mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1941 1956
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1987
Sep 1938–Aug 1943
60-Month
81.59"
(2,072.39mm)
69.94"
(1,776.48mm)
11.65"
(295.91mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1942 1956
4th Wettest Wettest to Date 1988

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published May 2022, retrieved on May 29, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/