Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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New Mexico

Precipitation Rankings, May 1951

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1951
1-Month
0.98"
(24.89mm)
1.05"
(26.67mm)
-0.07"
(-1.78mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1950 1998
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1941
Ties: 2008, 2016
Apr–May 1951
2-Month
1.71"
(43.43mm)
1.80"
(45.72mm)
-0.09"
(-2.29mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1950 1996
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1941
Mar–May 1951
3-Month
2.30"
(58.42mm)
2.53"
(64.26mm)
-0.23"
(-5.84mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1950 1996
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1941
Feb–May 1951
4-Month
2.69"
(68.33mm)
3.17"
(80.52mm)
-0.48"
(-12.19mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1950 1972
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1941
Ties: 1938
Jan–May 1951
5-Month
3.33"
(84.58mm)
3.78"
(96.01mm)
-0.45"
(-11.43mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1950 2011
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1941
Ties: 1938
Dec 1950–May 1951
6-Month
3.38"
(85.85mm)
4.52"
(114.81mm)
-1.14"
(-28.96mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1950 2006
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1941
Nov 1950–May 1951
7-Month
3.44"
(87.38mm)
5.17"
(131.32mm)
-1.73"
(-43.94mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1950 2006
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1941
Oct 1950–May 1951
8-Month
3.93"
(99.82mm)
6.30"
(160.02mm)
-2.37"
(-60.20mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1950 1904
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1941
Sep 1950–May 1951
9-Month
6.13"
(155.70mm)
8.01"
(203.45mm)
-1.88"
(-47.75mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1950 1904
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1905
Aug 1950–May 1951
10-Month
7.21"
(183.13mm)
10.48"
(266.19mm)
-3.27"
(-83.06mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1950 1974
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1905
Jul 1950–May 1951
11-Month
11.39"
(289.31mm)
12.83"
(325.88mm)
-1.44"
(-36.57mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1950 1904
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1992
Jun 1950–May 1951
12-Month
12.65"
(321.31mm)
13.98"
(355.09mm)
-1.33"
(-33.78mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1950 2013
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1992
Dec 1949–May 1951
18-Month
14.51"
(368.55mm)
18.53"
(470.66mm)
-4.02"
(-102.11mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1946 2013
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1942
Jun 1949–May 1951
24-Month
24.44"
(620.78mm)
27.99"
(710.95mm)
-3.55"
(-90.17mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1947 2013
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1942
Jun 1948–May 1951
36-Month
37.53"
(953.26mm)
41.97"
(1,066.04mm)
-4.44"
(-112.78mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1950 2013
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1987
Jun 1947–May 1951
48-Month
49.47"
(1,256.54mm)
55.93"
(1,420.62mm)
-6.46"
(-164.08mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1949 1957
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1988
Jun 1946–May 1951
60-Month
62.96"
(1,599.18mm)
69.89"
(1,775.21mm)
-6.93"
(-176.03mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1950 1957
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1987

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 22, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/