Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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New Mexico

Precipitation Rankings, May 1962

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1962
1-Month
0.23"
(5.84mm)
1.05"
(26.67mm)
-0.82"
(-20.83mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1945 1998
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1941
Ties: 1942, 2011
Apr–May 1962
2-Month
0.61"
(15.49mm)
1.80"
(45.72mm)
-1.19"
(-30.23mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1950 1996
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1941
Mar–May 1962
3-Month
1.04"
(26.42mm)
2.53"
(64.26mm)
-1.49"
(-37.84mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1956 1996
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1941
Feb–May 1962
4-Month
1.45"
(36.83mm)
3.17"
(80.52mm)
-1.72"
(-43.69mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1956 1972
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1941
Jan–May 1962
5-Month
2.24"
(56.90mm)
3.78"
(96.01mm)
-1.54"
(-39.11mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1956 2011
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1941
Dec 1961–May 1962
6-Month
3.21"
(81.53mm)
4.52"
(114.81mm)
-1.31"
(-33.28mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1959 2006
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1941
Nov 1961–May 1962
7-Month
4.46"
(113.28mm)
5.17"
(131.32mm)
-0.71"
(-18.04mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1961 2006
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1941
Oct 1961–May 1962
8-Month
5.33"
(135.38mm)
6.30"
(160.02mm)
-0.97"
(-24.64mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1959 1904
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1941
Ties: 1963
Sep 1961–May 1962
9-Month
7.13"
(181.10mm)
8.01"
(203.45mm)
-0.88"
(-22.35mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1960 1904
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1905
Aug 1961–May 1962
10-Month
10.15"
(257.81mm)
10.48"
(266.19mm)
-0.33"
(-8.38mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1961 1974
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1905
Jul 1961–May 1962
11-Month
12.16"
(308.86mm)
12.83"
(325.88mm)
-0.67"
(-17.02mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1960 1904
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1992
Jun 1961–May 1962
12-Month
13.20"
(335.28mm)
13.98"
(355.09mm)
-0.78"
(-19.81mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1960 2013
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1992
Dec 1960–May 1962
18-Month
17.28"
(438.91mm)
18.53"
(470.66mm)
-1.25"
(-31.75mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1960 2013
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1942
Jun 1960–May 1962
24-Month
27.87"
(707.90mm)
27.99"
(710.95mm)
-0.12"
(-3.05mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1961 2013
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1942
Jun 1959–May 1962
36-Month
40.89"
(1,038.61mm)
41.97"
(1,066.04mm)
-1.08"
(-27.43mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1959 2013
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1987
Jun 1958–May 1962
48-Month
54.46"
(1,383.28mm)
55.93"
(1,420.62mm)
-1.47"
(-37.34mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1960 1957
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1988
Jun 1957–May 1962
60-Month
71.44"
(1,814.58mm)
69.89"
(1,775.21mm)
1.55"
(39.37mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1961 1957
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1987
Ties: 1906

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 18, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/