Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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New Mexico

Precipitation Rankings, May 1947

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1947
1-Month
1.59"
(40.39mm)
1.05"
(26.67mm)
0.54"
(13.72mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1946 1998
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1941
Apr–May 1947
2-Month
1.97"
(50.04mm)
1.80"
(45.72mm)
0.17"
(4.32mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1946 1996
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1941
Mar–May 1947
3-Month
2.38"
(60.45mm)
2.53"
(64.26mm)
-0.15"
(-3.81mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1946 1996
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1941
Feb–May 1947
4-Month
2.59"
(65.79mm)
3.17"
(80.52mm)
-0.58"
(-14.73mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1946 1972
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1941
Ties: 1959
Jan–May 1947
5-Month
3.19"
(81.03mm)
3.78"
(96.01mm)
-0.59"
(-14.98mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1946 2011
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1941
Dec 1946–May 1947
6-Month
3.57"
(90.68mm)
4.52"
(114.81mm)
-0.95"
(-24.13mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1946 2006
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1941
Nov 1946–May 1947
7-Month
4.41"
(112.01mm)
5.17"
(131.32mm)
-0.76"
(-19.31mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1946 2006
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1941
Ties: 2012
Oct 1946–May 1947
8-Month
5.88"
(149.35mm)
6.30"
(160.02mm)
-0.42"
(-10.67mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1946 1904
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1941
Sep 1946–May 1947
9-Month
7.79"
(197.87mm)
8.01"
(203.45mm)
-0.22"
(-5.58mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1946 1904
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1905
Aug 1946–May 1947
10-Month
11.00"
(279.40mm)
10.48"
(266.19mm)
0.52"
(13.21mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1946 1974
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1905
Jul 1946–May 1947
11-Month
12.96"
(329.18mm)
12.83"
(325.88mm)
0.13"
(3.30mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1946 1904
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1992
Jun 1946–May 1947
12-Month
13.49"
(342.65mm)
13.98"
(355.09mm)
-0.49"
(-12.44mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1946 2013
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1992
Ties: 2009
Dec 1945–May 1947
18-Month
16.62"
(422.15mm)
18.53"
(470.66mm)
-1.91"
(-48.51mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1946 2013
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1942
Jun 1945–May 1947
24-Month
23.40"
(594.36mm)
27.99"
(710.95mm)
-4.59"
(-116.59mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1946 2013
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1942
Jun 1944–May 1947
36-Month
36.28"
(921.51mm)
41.97"
(1,066.04mm)
-5.69"
(-144.53mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1946 2013
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1987
Jun 1943–May 1947
48-Month
48.87"
(1,241.30mm)
55.93"
(1,420.62mm)
-7.06"
(-179.32mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1946 1957
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1988
Jun 1942–May 1947
60-Month
61.80"
(1,569.72mm)
69.89"
(1,775.21mm)
-8.09"
(-205.49mm)
16th Driest Driest to Date 1957
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1987

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published August 2019, retrieved on August 20, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/