Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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New Mexico

Precipitation Rankings, May 1946

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1946
1-Month
0.54"
(13.72mm)
1.05"
(26.67mm)
-0.51"
(-12.95mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1945 1998
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1941
Ties: 1975
Apr–May 1946
2-Month
0.93"
(23.62mm)
1.80"
(45.72mm)
-0.87"
(-22.10mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1945 1996
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1941
Mar–May 1946
3-Month
1.62"
(41.15mm)
2.53"
(64.26mm)
-0.91"
(-23.11mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1945 1996
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1941
Feb–May 1946
4-Month
1.76"
(44.70mm)
3.17"
(80.52mm)
-1.41"
(-35.82mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1945 1972
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1941
Jan–May 1946
5-Month
2.63"
(66.80mm)
3.78"
(96.01mm)
-1.15"
(-29.21mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1945 2011
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1941
Ties: 1963
Dec 1945–May 1946
6-Month
3.13"
(79.50mm)
4.52"
(114.81mm)
-1.39"
(-35.31mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1934 2006
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1941
Nov 1945–May 1946
7-Month
3.14"
(79.76mm)
5.17"
(131.32mm)
-2.03"
(-51.56mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1925 2006
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1941
Oct 1945–May 1946
8-Month
4.22"
(107.19mm)
6.30"
(160.02mm)
-2.08"
(-52.83mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1925 1904
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1941
Sep 1945–May 1946
9-Month
5.14"
(130.56mm)
8.01"
(203.45mm)
-2.87"
(-72.89mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1925 1904
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1905
Aug 1945–May 1946
10-Month
7.76"
(197.10mm)
10.48"
(266.19mm)
-2.72"
(-69.09mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1925 1974
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1905
Jul 1945–May 1946
11-Month
9.65"
(245.11mm)
12.83"
(325.88mm)
-3.18"
(-80.77mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1925 1904
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1992
Jun 1945–May 1946
12-Month
9.91"
(251.71mm)
13.98"
(355.09mm)
-4.07"
(-103.38mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1925 2013
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1992
Dec 1944–May 1946
18-Month
13.18"
(334.77mm)
18.53"
(470.66mm)
-5.35"
(-135.89mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1925 2013
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1942
Ties: 1925
Jun 1944–May 1946
24-Month
22.79"
(578.87mm)
27.99"
(710.95mm)
-5.20"
(-132.08mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1918 2013
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1942
Jun 1943–May 1946
36-Month
35.38"
(898.65mm)
41.97"
(1,066.04mm)
-6.59"
(-167.39mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1925 2013
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1987
Jun 1942–May 1946
48-Month
48.31"
(1,227.07mm)
55.93"
(1,420.62mm)
-7.62"
(-193.55mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1904 1957
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1988
Jun 1941–May 1946
60-Month
68.89"
(1,749.81mm)
69.89"
(1,775.21mm)
-1.00"
(-25.40mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1940 1957
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1987

Citing This Page

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