Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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New Mexico

Precipitation Rankings, August 1960

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1960
1-Month
1.46"
(37.08mm)
2.47"
(62.74mm)
-1.01"
(-25.66mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1956 1962
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 2006
Jul–Aug 1960
2-Month
4.98"
(126.49mm)
4.82"
(122.43mm)
0.16"
(4.06mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1958 2003
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 2006
Ties: 1963
Jun–Aug 1960
3-Month
6.66"
(169.16mm)
5.98"
(151.89mm)
0.68"
(17.27mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1958 1980
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1921
Ties: 1968
May–Aug 1960
4-Month
7.19"
(182.63mm)
7.03"
(178.56mm)
0.16"
(4.07mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1958 2020
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1921
Ties: 1926
Apr–Aug 1960
5-Month
7.36"
(186.94mm)
7.78"
(197.61mm)
-0.42"
(-10.67mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1956 2020
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1941
Mar–Aug 1960
6-Month
7.79"
(197.87mm)
8.51"
(216.15mm)
-0.72"
(-18.28mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1956 2011
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1941
Feb–Aug 1960
7-Month
8.32"
(211.33mm)
9.15"
(232.41mm)
-0.83"
(-21.08mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1956 2011
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1941
Jan–Aug 1960
8-Month
9.34"
(237.24mm)
9.77"
(248.16mm)
-0.43"
(-10.92mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1956 2011
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1941
Dec 1959–Aug 1960
9-Month
10.67"
(271.02mm)
10.50"
(266.70mm)
0.17"
(4.32mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1959 2011
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1941
Ties: 1990
Nov 1959–Aug 1960
10-Month
10.88"
(276.35mm)
11.16"
(283.46mm)
-0.28"
(-7.11mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1959 2011
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1941
Oct 1959–Aug 1960
11-Month
12.60"
(320.04mm)
12.29"
(312.17mm)
0.31"
(7.87mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1959 2011
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1941
Sep 1959–Aug 1960
12-Month
12.82"
(325.63mm)
13.99"
(355.35mm)
-1.17"
(-29.72mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1957 2011
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1941
Mar 1959–Aug 1960
18-Month
21.94"
(557.28mm)
22.51"
(571.75mm)
-0.57"
(-14.47mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1957 2012
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1942
Sep 1958–Aug 1960
24-Month
27.83"
(706.88mm)
28.02"
(711.71mm)
-0.19"
(-4.83mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1957 2012
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1942
Sep 1957–Aug 1960
36-Month
43.43"
(1,103.12mm)
41.97"
(1,066.04mm)
1.46"
(37.08mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1959 2013
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1987
Sep 1956–Aug 1960
48-Month
55.94"
(1,420.88mm)
55.94"
(1,420.88mm)
0.00"
(0.00mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1959 1956
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1987
Sep 1955–Aug 1960
60-Month
63.98"
(1,625.09mm)
69.94"
(1,776.48mm)
-5.96"
(-151.39mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1959 1956
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1988

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published May 2022, retrieved on May 24, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/