Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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New Mexico

Precipitation Rankings, October 1956

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
October 1956
1-Month
0.51"
(12.95mm)
1.15"
(29.21mm)
-0.64"
(-16.26mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1952 1952
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1896
Ties: 1987
Sep–Oct 1956
2-Month
0.58"
(14.73mm)
2.83"
(71.88mm)
-2.25"
(-57.15mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1956
125th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1941
Aug–Oct 1956
3-Month
1.92"
(48.77mm)
5.30"
(134.62mm)
-3.38"
(-85.85mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1956
125th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1941
Jul–Oct 1956
4-Month
3.69"
(93.73mm)
7.64"
(194.06mm)
-3.95"
(-100.33mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1922 1922
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1941
Jun–Oct 1956
5-Month
4.39"
(111.51mm)
8.81"
(223.77mm)
-4.42"
(-112.26mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1956
125th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1941
May–Oct 1956
6-Month
4.96"
(125.98mm)
9.86"
(250.44mm)
-4.90"
(-124.46mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1956
125th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1941
Apr–Oct 1956
7-Month
5.11"
(129.79mm)
10.61"
(269.49mm)
-5.50"
(-139.70mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1956
125th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1941
Mar–Oct 1956
8-Month
5.17"
(131.32mm)
11.34"
(288.04mm)
-6.17"
(-156.72mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1956
125th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1941
Feb–Oct 1956
9-Month
5.83"
(148.08mm)
11.98"
(304.29mm)
-6.15"
(-156.21mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1956
125th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1941
Jan–Oct 1956
10-Month
6.38"
(162.05mm)
12.59"
(319.79mm)
-6.21"
(-157.74mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1956
125th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1941
Dec 1955–Oct 1956
11-Month
6.69"
(169.93mm)
13.33"
(338.58mm)
-6.64"
(-168.65mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1956
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1941
Nov 1955–Oct 1956
12-Month
6.84"
(173.74mm)
13.98"
(355.09mm)
-7.14"
(-181.35mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1956
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1941
May 1955–Oct 1956
18-Month
15.90"
(403.86mm)
23.85"
(605.79mm)
-7.95"
(-201.93mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1956
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1941
Nov 1954–Oct 1956
24-Month
17.83"
(452.88mm)
28.00"
(711.20mm)
-10.17"
(-258.32mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1956
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1942
Nov 1953–Oct 1956
36-Month
29.75"
(755.65mm)
41.98"
(1,066.29mm)
-12.23"
(-310.64mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1956
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1942
Nov 1952–Oct 1956
48-Month
39.82"
(1,011.43mm)
55.95"
(1,421.13mm)
-16.13"
(-409.70mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1956
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1988
Nov 1951–Oct 1956
60-Month
51.14"
(1,298.96mm)
69.92"
(1,775.97mm)
-18.78"
(-477.01mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1956
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1988

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 20, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/