Climate at a Glance

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New Mexico

Precipitation Rankings, May 1955

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1955
1-Month
1.34"
(34.04mm)
1.05"
(26.67mm)
0.29"
(7.37mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1954 1998
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1941
Ties: 1954
Apr–May 1955
2-Month
1.80"
(45.72mm)
1.80"
(45.72mm)
0.00"
(0.00mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1954 1996
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1941
Mar–May 1955
3-Month
2.01"
(51.05mm)
2.53"
(64.26mm)
-0.52"
(-13.21mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1950 1996
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1941
Ties: 1944
Feb–May 1955
4-Month
2.32"
(58.93mm)
3.17"
(80.52mm)
-0.85"
(-21.59mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1950 1972
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1941
Jan–May 1955
5-Month
2.96"
(75.18mm)
3.78"
(96.01mm)
-0.82"
(-20.83mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1954 2011
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1941
Dec 1954–May 1955
6-Month
3.20"
(81.28mm)
4.52"
(114.81mm)
-1.32"
(-33.53mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1950 2006
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1941
Nov 1954–May 1955
7-Month
3.27"
(83.06mm)
5.17"
(131.32mm)
-1.90"
(-48.26mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1950 2006
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1941
Oct 1954–May 1955
8-Month
5.01"
(127.25mm)
6.30"
(160.02mm)
-1.29"
(-32.77mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1954 1904
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1941
Sep 1954–May 1955
9-Month
6.36"
(161.54mm)
8.01"
(203.45mm)
-1.65"
(-41.91mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1954 1904
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1905
Aug 1954–May 1955
10-Month
9.00"
(228.60mm)
10.48"
(266.19mm)
-1.48"
(-37.59mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1954 1974
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1905
Ties: 1927
Jul 1954–May 1955
11-Month
10.84"
(275.34mm)
12.83"
(325.88mm)
-1.99"
(-50.54mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1954 1904
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1992
Jun 1954–May 1955
12-Month
11.32"
(287.53mm)
13.98"
(355.09mm)
-2.66"
(-67.56mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1954 2013
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1992
Dec 1953–May 1955
18-Month
14.59"
(370.59mm)
18.53"
(470.66mm)
-3.94"
(-100.07mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1954 2013
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 1942
Jun 1953–May 1955
24-Month
20.92"
(531.37mm)
27.99"
(710.95mm)
-7.07"
(-179.58mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1954 2013
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 1942
Jun 1952–May 1955
36-Month
31.63"
(803.40mm)
41.97"
(1,066.04mm)
-10.34"
(-262.64mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1954 2013
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 1987
Jun 1951–May 1955
48-Month
41.98"
(1,066.29mm)
55.93"
(1,420.62mm)
-13.95"
(-354.33mm)
3rd Driest Driest to Date 1957
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1988
Jun 1950–May 1955
60-Month
54.63"
(1,387.60mm)
69.89"
(1,775.21mm)
-15.26"
(-387.61mm)
3rd Driest Driest to Date 1957
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1987

Citing This Page

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