Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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New Mexico

Precipitation Rankings, May 1966

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1966
1-Month
0.39"
(9.91mm)
1.05"
(26.67mm)
-0.66"
(-16.76mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1962 1998
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1941
Ties: 1970, 2006
Apr–May 1966
2-Month
0.95"
(24.13mm)
1.80"
(45.72mm)
-0.85"
(-21.59mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1962 1996
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1941
Ties: 1971
Mar–May 1966
3-Month
1.12"
(28.45mm)
2.53"
(64.26mm)
-1.41"
(-35.81mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1962 1996
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1941
Ties: 1927
Feb–May 1966
4-Month
1.53"
(38.86mm)
3.17"
(80.52mm)
-1.64"
(-41.66mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1962 1972
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1941
Jan–May 1966
5-Month
2.06"
(52.32mm)
3.78"
(96.01mm)
-1.72"
(-43.69mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1956 2011
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1941
Dec 1965–May 1966
6-Month
3.81"
(96.77mm)
4.52"
(114.81mm)
-0.71"
(-18.04mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1964 2006
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1941
Nov 1965–May 1966
7-Month
4.23"
(107.44mm)
5.17"
(131.32mm)
-0.94"
(-23.88mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1964 2006
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1941
Oct 1965–May 1966
8-Month
4.78"
(121.41mm)
6.30"
(160.02mm)
-1.52"
(-38.61mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1964 1904
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1941
Sep 1965–May 1966
9-Month
6.87"
(174.50mm)
8.01"
(203.45mm)
-1.14"
(-28.95mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1964 1904
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1905
Ties: 1972
Aug 1965–May 1966
10-Month
9.10"
(231.14mm)
10.48"
(266.19mm)
-1.38"
(-35.05mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1965 1974
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1905
Jul 1965–May 1966
11-Month
11.67"
(296.42mm)
12.83"
(325.88mm)
-1.16"
(-29.46mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1965 1904
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1963 1992
Jun 1965–May 1966
12-Month
13.65"
(346.71mm)
13.98"
(355.09mm)
-0.33"
(-8.38mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1965 2013
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1992
Dec 1964–May 1966
18-Month
18.00"
(457.20mm)
18.53"
(470.66mm)
-0.53"
(-13.46mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1965 2013
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1942
Jun 1964–May 1966
24-Month
24.84"
(630.94mm)
27.99"
(710.95mm)
-3.15"
(-80.01mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1965 2013
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1963 1942
Jun 1963–May 1966
36-Month
36.19"
(919.23mm)
41.97"
(1,066.04mm)
-5.78"
(-146.81mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1965 2013
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1964 1987
Jun 1962–May 1966
48-Month
49.22"
(1,250.19mm)
55.93"
(1,420.62mm)
-6.71"
(-170.43mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1965 1957
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1964 1988
Jun 1961–May 1966
60-Month
62.42"
(1,585.47mm)
69.89"
(1,775.21mm)
-7.47"
(-189.74mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1959 1957
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1987

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 24, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/