Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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New Mexico

Precipitation Rankings, May 1961

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1961
1-Month
0.34"
(8.64mm)
1.05"
(26.67mm)
-0.71"
(-18.03mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1950 1998
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1941
Apr–May 1961
2-Month
0.88"
(22.35mm)
1.80"
(45.72mm)
-0.92"
(-23.37mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1960 1996
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1941
Mar–May 1961
3-Month
1.89"
(48.01mm)
2.53"
(64.26mm)
-0.64"
(-16.25mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1960 1996
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1941
Feb–May 1961
4-Month
2.18"
(55.37mm)
3.17"
(80.52mm)
-0.99"
(-25.15mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1960 1972
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1941
Ties: 1902
Jan–May 1961
5-Month
2.74"
(69.60mm)
3.78"
(96.01mm)
-1.04"
(-26.41mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1960 2011
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1941
Dec 1960–May 1961
6-Month
4.08"
(103.63mm)
4.52"
(114.81mm)
-0.44"
(-11.18mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1960 2006
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1941
Ties: 1898
Nov 1960–May 1961
7-Month
4.20"
(106.68mm)
5.17"
(131.32mm)
-0.97"
(-24.64mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1959 2006
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1941
Oct 1960–May 1961
8-Month
7.08"
(179.83mm)
6.30"
(160.02mm)
0.78"
(19.81mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1960 1904
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1941
Sep 1960–May 1961
9-Month
8.01"
(203.45mm)
8.01"
(203.45mm)
0.00"
(0.00mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1960 1904
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1905
Aug 1960–May 1961
10-Month
9.47"
(240.54mm)
10.48"
(266.19mm)
-1.01"
(-25.65mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1957 1974
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1905
Jul 1960–May 1961
11-Month
12.99"
(329.95mm)
12.83"
(325.88mm)
0.16"
(4.07mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1960 1904
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1992
Jun 1960–May 1961
12-Month
14.67"
(372.62mm)
13.98"
(355.09mm)
0.69"
(17.53mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1960 2013
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1992
Dec 1959–May 1961
18-Month
18.68"
(474.47mm)
18.53"
(470.66mm)
0.15"
(3.81mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1960 2013
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1942
Jun 1959–May 1961
24-Month
27.69"
(703.33mm)
27.99"
(710.95mm)
-0.30"
(-7.62mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1960 2013
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1942
Ties: 1922
Jun 1958–May 1961
36-Month
41.26"
(1,048.00mm)
41.97"
(1,066.04mm)
-0.71"
(-18.04mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1959 2013
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1987
Jun 1957–May 1961
48-Month
58.24"
(1,479.30mm)
55.93"
(1,420.62mm)
2.31"
(58.68mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1960 1957
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1988
Jun 1956–May 1961
60-Month
67.76"
(1,721.10mm)
69.89"
(1,775.21mm)
-2.13"
(-54.11mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1960 1957
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1987
Ties: 1911

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 16, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/