Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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New Mexico

Precipitation Rankings, August 1949

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1949
1-Month
1.61"
(40.89mm)
2.47"
(62.74mm)
-0.86"
(-21.85mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1938 1962
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2006
Ties: 1900, 1983
Jul–Aug 1949
2-Month
4.64"
(117.86mm)
4.82"
(122.43mm)
-0.18"
(-4.57mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1948 2003
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2006
Ties: 1944
Jun–Aug 1949
3-Month
6.71"
(170.43mm)
5.98"
(151.89mm)
0.73"
(18.54mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1948 1980
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1921
May–Aug 1949
4-Month
7.98"
(202.69mm)
7.03"
(178.56mm)
0.95"
(24.13mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1948 2011
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1921
Ties: 1928, 1965
Apr–Aug 1949
5-Month
9.01"
(228.85mm)
7.78"
(197.61mm)
1.23"
(31.24mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1948 2011
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1941
Mar–Aug 1949
6-Month
9.48"
(240.79mm)
8.51"
(216.15mm)
0.97"
(24.64mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1948 2011
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1941
Feb–Aug 1949
7-Month
10.15"
(257.81mm)
9.15"
(232.41mm)
1.00"
(25.40mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1948 2011
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1941
Jan–Aug 1949
8-Month
11.80"
(299.72mm)
9.77"
(248.16mm)
2.03"
(51.56mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1948 2011
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1941
Dec 1948–Aug 1949
9-Month
12.52"
(318.01mm)
10.50"
(266.70mm)
2.02"
(51.31mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1948 2011
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1941
Nov 1948–Aug 1949
10-Month
12.69"
(322.33mm)
11.16"
(283.46mm)
1.53"
(38.87mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1948 2011
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1941
Oct 1948–Aug 1949
11-Month
13.83"
(351.28mm)
12.29"
(312.17mm)
1.54"
(39.11mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1948 2011
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1941
Sep 1948–Aug 1949
12-Month
14.54"
(369.32mm)
13.99"
(355.35mm)
0.55"
(13.97mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1948 2011
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1941
Ties: 2001
Mar 1948–Aug 1949
18-Month
22.15"
(562.61mm)
22.51"
(571.75mm)
-0.36"
(-9.14mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1948 2012
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1942
Sep 1947–Aug 1949
24-Month
27.19"
(690.63mm)
28.02"
(711.71mm)
-0.83"
(-21.08mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1948 2012
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1943 1942
Sep 1946–Aug 1949
36-Month
39.53"
(1,004.06mm)
41.97"
(1,066.04mm)
-2.44"
(-61.98mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1948 2013
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1987
Sep 1945–Aug 1949
48-Month
50.37"
(1,279.40mm)
55.94"
(1,420.88mm)
-5.57"
(-141.48mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1948 1956
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1987
Sep 1944–Aug 1949
60-Month
62.55"
(1,588.77mm)
69.94"
(1,776.48mm)
-7.39"
(-187.71mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1948 1956
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1988

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 19, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/