Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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New Mexico

Precipitation Rankings, May 1948

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1948
1-Month
1.23"
(31.24mm)
1.05"
(26.67mm)
0.18"
(4.57mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1946 1998
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1941
Apr–May 1948
2-Month
1.52"
(38.61mm)
1.80"
(45.72mm)
-0.28"
(-7.11mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1946 1996
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1941
Mar–May 1948
3-Month
2.35"
(59.69mm)
2.53"
(64.26mm)
-0.18"
(-4.57mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1946 1996
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1941
Ties: 1954, 1984
Feb–May 1948
4-Month
4.01"
(101.85mm)
3.17"
(80.52mm)
0.84"
(21.33mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1947 1972
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1941
Jan–May 1948
5-Month
4.58"
(116.33mm)
3.78"
(96.01mm)
0.80"
(20.32mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1947 2011
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1941
Dec 1947–May 1948
6-Month
5.47"
(138.94mm)
4.52"
(114.81mm)
0.95"
(24.13mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1947 2006
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1941
Nov 1947–May 1948
7-Month
6.15"
(156.21mm)
5.17"
(131.32mm)
0.98"
(24.89mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1947 2006
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1941
Oct 1947–May 1948
8-Month
6.84"
(173.74mm)
6.30"
(160.02mm)
0.54"
(13.72mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1947 1904
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1941
Sep 1947–May 1948
9-Month
7.39"
(187.71mm)
8.01"
(203.45mm)
-0.62"
(-15.74mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1946 1904
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1905
Ties: 1982
Aug 1947–May 1948
10-Month
10.17"
(258.32mm)
10.48"
(266.19mm)
-0.31"
(-7.87mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1946 1974
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1905
Jul 1947–May 1948
11-Month
11.41"
(289.81mm)
12.83"
(325.88mm)
-1.42"
(-36.07mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1946 1904
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1992
Jun 1947–May 1948
12-Month
11.94"
(303.28mm)
13.98"
(355.09mm)
-2.04"
(-51.81mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1946 2013
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1992
Dec 1946–May 1948
18-Month
15.51"
(393.95mm)
18.53"
(470.66mm)
-3.02"
(-76.71mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1946 2013
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1942
Jun 1946–May 1948
24-Month
25.43"
(645.92mm)
27.99"
(710.95mm)
-2.56"
(-65.03mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1947 2013
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1942
Jun 1945–May 1948
36-Month
35.34"
(897.64mm)
41.97"
(1,066.04mm)
-6.63"
(-168.40mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1925 2013
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1987
Jun 1944–May 1948
48-Month
48.22"
(1,224.79mm)
55.93"
(1,420.62mm)
-7.71"
(-195.83mm)
11th Driest Driest to Date 1957
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1988
Jun 1943–May 1948
60-Month
60.81"
(1,544.57mm)
69.89"
(1,775.21mm)
-9.08"
(-230.64mm)
12th Driest Driest to Date 1957
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1987

Citing This Page

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