Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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New Mexico

Precipitation Rankings, December 1959

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1959
1-Month
1.33"
(33.78mm)
0.74"
(18.80mm)
0.59"
(14.98mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1958 1917
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1943 1991
Ties: 1987
Nov–Dec 1959
2-Month
1.54"
(39.12mm)
1.40"
(35.56mm)
0.14"
(3.56mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1958 1903
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1991
Oct–Dec 1959
3-Month
3.26"
(82.80mm)
2.55"
(64.77mm)
0.71"
(18.03mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1958 1917
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 1986
Sep–Dec 1959
4-Month
3.48"
(88.39mm)
4.22"
(107.19mm)
-0.74"
(-18.80mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1956 1956
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1941
Ties: 1976, 1992
Aug–Dec 1959
5-Month
7.10"
(180.34mm)
6.70"
(170.18mm)
0.40"
(10.16mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1956 1956
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1941
Jul–Dec 1959
6-Month
9.09"
(230.89mm)
9.04"
(229.62mm)
0.05"
(1.27mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1956 1956
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1991
Jun–Dec 1959
7-Month
10.34"
(262.64mm)
10.21"
(259.33mm)
0.13"
(3.31mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1956 1956
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1986
May–Dec 1959
8-Month
11.70"
(297.18mm)
11.25"
(285.75mm)
0.45"
(11.43mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1956 1956
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1941
Apr–Dec 1959
9-Month
12.39"
(314.71mm)
12.01"
(305.05mm)
0.38"
(9.66mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1956 1956
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1941
Mar–Dec 1959
10-Month
12.60"
(320.04mm)
12.73"
(323.34mm)
-0.13"
(-3.30mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1956 1956
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1941
Feb–Dec 1959
11-Month
12.93"
(328.42mm)
13.38"
(339.85mm)
-0.45"
(-11.43mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1956 1956
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1941
Jan–Dec 1959
12-Month
13.11"
(332.99mm)
13.99"
(355.35mm)
-0.88"
(-22.36mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1956 1956
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1941
Jul 1958–Dec 1959
18-Month
22.95"
(582.93mm)
23.04"
(585.22mm)
-0.09"
(-2.29mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1957 1956
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1941
Jan 1958–Dec 1959
24-Month
29.75"
(755.65mm)
28.00"
(711.20mm)
1.75"
(44.45mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1957 1956
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1941
Jan 1957–Dec 1959
36-Month
45.82"
(1,163.83mm)
41.97"
(1,066.04mm)
3.85"
(97.79mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1958 1956
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1943 1986
Jan 1956–Dec 1959
48-Month
52.40"
(1,330.96mm)
55.96"
(1,421.38mm)
-3.56"
(-90.42mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1958 1956
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1987
Jan 1955–Dec 1959
60-Month
63.54"
(1,613.92mm)
69.93"
(1,776.22mm)
-6.39"
(-162.30mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1958 1956
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1988

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published February 2020, retrieved on February 17, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/