Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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New Mexico

Precipitation Rankings, April 1956

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1956
1-Month
0.15"
(3.81mm)
0.75"
(19.05mm)
-0.60"
(-15.24mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1902 1972
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1915
Ties: 1895, 2018
Mar–Apr 1956
2-Month
0.21"
(5.33mm)
1.48"
(37.59mm)
-1.27"
(-32.26mm)
2nd Driest Driest to Date 1972
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1905
Feb–Apr 1956
3-Month
0.87"
(22.10mm)
2.12"
(53.85mm)
-1.25"
(-31.75mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1950 1972
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1905
Jan–Apr 1956
4-Month
1.42"
(36.07mm)
2.74"
(69.60mm)
-1.32"
(-33.53mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1950 1972
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1905
Dec 1955–Apr 1956
5-Month
1.73"
(43.94mm)
3.47"
(88.14mm)
-1.74"
(-44.20mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1950 1904
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1905
Nov 1955–Apr 1956
6-Month
1.88"
(47.75mm)
4.12"
(104.65mm)
-2.24"
(-56.90mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1950 1904
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1905
Ties: 1996
Oct 1955–Apr 1956
7-Month
2.66"
(67.56mm)
5.26"
(133.60mm)
-2.60"
(-66.04mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1950 1904
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1905
Sep 1955–Apr 1956
8-Month
3.66"
(92.96mm)
6.96"
(176.78mm)
-3.30"
(-83.82mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1954 1904
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1905
Aug 1955–Apr 1956
9-Month
6.08"
(154.43mm)
9.44"
(239.78mm)
-3.36"
(-85.35mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1954 1925
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1905
Jul 1955–Apr 1956
10-Month
9.21"
(233.93mm)
11.78"
(299.21mm)
-2.57"
(-65.28mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1954 1904
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1905
Jun 1955–Apr 1956
11-Month
9.60"
(243.84mm)
12.94"
(328.68mm)
-3.34"
(-84.84mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1954 1925
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1905
May 1955–Apr 1956
12-Month
10.94"
(277.88mm)
14.00"
(355.60mm)
-3.06"
(-77.72mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1954 1925
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1942
Nov 1954–Apr 1956
18-Month
12.87"
(326.90mm)
18.14"
(460.76mm)
-5.27"
(-133.86mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1954 1957
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1942
May 1954–Apr 1956
24-Month
22.26"
(565.40mm)
27.99"
(710.95mm)
-5.73"
(-145.55mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1955 2013
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1942
May 1953–Apr 1956
36-Month
31.22"
(792.99mm)
41.98"
(1,066.29mm)
-10.76"
(-273.30mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1955 2013
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 1987
May 1952–Apr 1956
48-Month
41.91"
(1,064.51mm)
55.96"
(1,421.38mm)
-14.05"
(-356.87mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1955 1957
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1988
May 1951–Apr 1956
60-Month
52.56"
(1,335.02mm)
69.92"
(1,775.97mm)
-17.36"
(-440.95mm)
2nd Driest Driest to Date 1957
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1989

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 17, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/