Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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New Mexico

Precipitation Rankings, May 1963

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1963
1-Month
0.70"
(17.78mm)
1.05"
(26.67mm)
-0.35"
(-8.89mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1962 1998
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1941
Ties: 1953, 1964
Apr–May 1963
2-Month
0.99"
(25.15mm)
1.80"
(45.72mm)
-0.81"
(-20.57mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1962 1996
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1941
Mar–May 1963
3-Month
1.30"
(33.02mm)
2.53"
(64.26mm)
-1.23"
(-31.24mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1962 1996
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1941
Feb–May 1963
4-Month
2.19"
(55.63mm)
3.17"
(80.52mm)
-0.98"
(-24.89mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1962 1972
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1941
Jan–May 1963
5-Month
2.63"
(66.80mm)
3.78"
(96.01mm)
-1.15"
(-29.21mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1962 2011
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1941
Ties: 1946
Dec 1962–May 1963
6-Month
3.44"
(87.38mm)
4.52"
(114.81mm)
-1.08"
(-27.43mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1962 2006
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1941
Ties: 1933
Nov 1962–May 1963
7-Month
4.24"
(107.70mm)
5.17"
(131.32mm)
-0.93"
(-23.62mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1961 2006
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1941
Oct 1962–May 1963
8-Month
5.33"
(135.38mm)
6.30"
(160.02mm)
-0.97"
(-24.64mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1962 1904
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1941
Ties: 1962
Sep 1962–May 1963
9-Month
7.95"
(201.93mm)
8.01"
(203.45mm)
-0.06"
(-1.52mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1962 1904
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1905
Aug 1962–May 1963
10-Month
8.59"
(218.19mm)
10.48"
(266.19mm)
-1.89"
(-48.00mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1957 1974
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1905
Jul 1962–May 1963
11-Month
11.98"
(304.29mm)
12.83"
(325.88mm)
-0.85"
(-21.59mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1960 1904
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1992
Jun 1962–May 1963
12-Month
13.03"
(330.96mm)
13.98"
(355.09mm)
-0.95"
(-24.13mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1960 2013
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1992
Dec 1961–May 1963
18-Month
16.24"
(412.50mm)
18.53"
(470.66mm)
-2.29"
(-58.16mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1960 2013
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1942
Jun 1961–May 1963
24-Month
26.23"
(666.24mm)
27.99"
(710.95mm)
-1.76"
(-44.71mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1957 2013
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1942
Jun 1960–May 1963
36-Month
40.90"
(1,038.86mm)
41.97"
(1,066.04mm)
-1.07"
(-27.18mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1962 2013
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1987
Ties: 2008
Jun 1959–May 1963
48-Month
53.92"
(1,369.57mm)
55.93"
(1,420.62mm)
-2.01"
(-51.05mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1960 1957
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1988
Jun 1958–May 1963
60-Month
67.49"
(1,714.25mm)
69.89"
(1,775.21mm)
-2.40"
(-60.96mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1960 1957
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1987

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 22, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/