Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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New Mexico

Precipitation Rankings, December 1953

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1953
1-Month
0.45"
(11.43mm)
0.74"
(18.80mm)
-0.29"
(-7.37mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1950 1917
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1991
Nov–Dec 1953
2-Month
1.05"
(26.67mm)
1.40"
(35.56mm)
-0.35"
(-8.89mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1950 1903
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1991
Oct–Dec 1953
3-Month
1.93"
(49.02mm)
2.55"
(64.77mm)
-0.62"
(-15.75mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1952 1917
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1986
Sep–Dec 1953
4-Month
2.08"
(52.83mm)
4.22"
(107.19mm)
-2.14"
(-54.36mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1924 1956
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1941
Aug–Dec 1953
5-Month
3.71"
(94.23mm)
6.70"
(170.18mm)
-2.99"
(-75.95mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1924 1956
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1941
Jul–Dec 1953
6-Month
6.15"
(156.21mm)
9.04"
(229.62mm)
-2.89"
(-73.41mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1948 1956
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1991
Jun–Dec 1953
7-Month
6.78"
(172.21mm)
10.21"
(259.33mm)
-3.43"
(-87.12mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1951 1956
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1986
May–Dec 1953
8-Month
7.48"
(189.99mm)
11.25"
(285.75mm)
-3.77"
(-95.76mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1945 1956
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1941
Apr–Dec 1953
9-Month
8.10"
(205.74mm)
12.01"
(305.05mm)
-3.91"
(-99.31mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1945 1956
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1941
Ties: 1910
Mar–Dec 1953
10-Month
8.85"
(224.79mm)
12.73"
(323.34mm)
-3.88"
(-98.55mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1945 1956
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1941
Feb–Dec 1953
11-Month
9.49"
(241.05mm)
13.38"
(339.85mm)
-3.89"
(-98.80mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1951 1956
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1941
Jan–Dec 1953
12-Month
9.66"
(245.36mm)
13.99"
(355.35mm)
-4.33"
(-109.99mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1934 1956
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1941
Jul 1952–Dec 1953
18-Month
16.32"
(414.53mm)
23.04"
(585.22mm)
-6.72"
(-170.69mm)
2nd Driest Driest to Date 1956
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1941
Jan 1952–Dec 1953
24-Month
21.24"
(539.50mm)
28.00"
(711.20mm)
-6.76"
(-171.70mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1951 1956
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1941
Jan 1951–Dec 1953
36-Month
31.17"
(791.72mm)
41.97"
(1,066.04mm)
-10.80"
(-274.32mm)
2nd Driest Driest to Date 1956
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1986
Jan 1950–Dec 1953
48-Month
41.75"
(1,060.45mm)
55.96"
(1,421.38mm)
-14.21"
(-360.93mm)
2nd Driest Driest to Date 1956
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1987
Jan 1949–Dec 1953
60-Month
57.37"
(1,457.20mm)
69.93"
(1,776.22mm)
-12.56"
(-319.02mm)
5th Driest Driest to Date 1956
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1988

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published February 2020, retrieved on February 25, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/