Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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New Mexico

Precipitation Rankings, August 1946

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1946
1-Month
3.21"
(81.53mm)
2.47"
(62.74mm)
0.74"
(18.79mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1945 1962
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1942 2006
Ties: 2016
Jul–Aug 1946
2-Month
5.17"
(131.32mm)
4.82"
(122.43mm)
0.35"
(8.89mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1945 2003
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1932 2006
Jun–Aug 1946
3-Month
5.70"
(144.78mm)
5.98"
(151.89mm)
-0.28"
(-7.11mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1945 1980
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1943 1921
May–Aug 1946
4-Month
6.24"
(158.50mm)
7.03"
(178.56mm)
-0.79"
(-20.06mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1945 2020
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1921
Apr–Aug 1946
5-Month
6.63"
(168.40mm)
7.78"
(197.61mm)
-1.15"
(-29.21mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1945 2020
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1941
Mar–Aug 1946
6-Month
7.32"
(185.93mm)
8.51"
(216.15mm)
-1.19"
(-30.22mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1945 2011
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1941
Feb–Aug 1946
7-Month
7.46"
(189.48mm)
9.15"
(232.41mm)
-1.69"
(-42.93mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1945 2011
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1941
Ties: 2009
Jan–Aug 1946
8-Month
8.33"
(211.58mm)
9.77"
(248.16mm)
-1.44"
(-36.58mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1945 2011
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1941
Ties: 1943
Dec 1945–Aug 1946
9-Month
8.83"
(224.28mm)
10.50"
(266.70mm)
-1.67"
(-42.42mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1945 2011
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1941
Ties: 1980
Nov 1945–Aug 1946
10-Month
8.84"
(224.54mm)
11.16"
(283.46mm)
-2.32"
(-58.92mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1934 2011
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1941
Oct 1945–Aug 1946
11-Month
9.92"
(251.97mm)
12.29"
(312.17mm)
-2.37"
(-60.20mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1934 2011
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1941
Sep 1945–Aug 1946
12-Month
10.84"
(275.34mm)
13.99"
(355.35mm)
-3.15"
(-80.01mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1934 2011
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1941
Mar 1945–Aug 1946
18-Month
17.07"
(433.58mm)
22.51"
(571.75mm)
-5.44"
(-138.17mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1918 2012
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1942
Sep 1944–Aug 1946
24-Month
23.02"
(584.71mm)
28.02"
(711.71mm)
-5.00"
(-127.00mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1923 2012
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1942
Sep 1943–Aug 1946
36-Month
35.17"
(893.32mm)
41.97"
(1,066.04mm)
-6.80"
(-172.72mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1904 2013
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1987
Sep 1942–Aug 1946
48-Month
48.50"
(1,231.90mm)
55.94"
(1,420.88mm)
-7.44"
(-188.98mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1925 1956
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1987
Sep 1941–Aug 1946
60-Month
67.54"
(1,715.52mm)
69.94"
(1,776.48mm)
-2.40"
(-60.96mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1939 1956
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1988

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published June 2022, retrieved on June 28, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/