Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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New Mexico

Precipitation Rankings, January 1970

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1970
1-Month
0.07"
(1.78mm)
0.61"
(15.49mm)
-0.54"
(-13.71mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1928 1928, 2014
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1916
Ties: 2003
Dec 1969–Jan 1970
2-Month
0.97"
(24.64mm)
1.35"
(34.29mm)
-0.38"
(-9.65mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1967 2006
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1992
Nov 1969–Jan 1970
3-Month
1.27"
(32.26mm)
2.00"
(50.80mm)
-0.73"
(-18.54mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1967 1904
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1979, 1992
Oct 1969–Jan 1970
4-Month
3.85"
(97.79mm)
3.13"
(79.50mm)
0.72"
(18.29mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1969 1904
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1987
Sep 1969–Jan 1970
5-Month
6.06"
(153.92mm)
4.84"
(122.94mm)
1.22"
(30.98mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1969 1957
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1942
Ties: 1898
Aug 1969–Jan 1970
6-Month
8.75"
(222.25mm)
7.31"
(185.67mm)
1.44"
(36.58mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1969 1957
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1942
Jul 1969–Jan 1970
7-Month
11.30"
(287.02mm)
9.66"
(245.36mm)
1.64"
(41.66mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1969 1904
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1992
Jun 1969–Jan 1970
8-Month
12.53"
(318.26mm)
10.81"
(274.57mm)
1.72"
(43.69mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1969 1957
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1987
May 1969–Jan 1970
9-Month
14.18"
(360.17mm)
11.88"
(301.75mm)
2.30"
(58.42mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1969 1957
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1942
Apr 1969–Jan 1970
10-Month
14.91"
(378.71mm)
12.64"
(321.06mm)
2.27"
(57.65mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1969 1957
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1942
Mar 1969–Jan 1970
11-Month
15.68"
(398.27mm)
13.36"
(339.34mm)
2.32"
(58.93mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1969 1957
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1942
Feb 1969–Jan 1970
12-Month
16.26"
(413.00mm)
14.00"
(355.60mm)
2.26"
(57.40mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1969 1957
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1942
Aug 1968–Jan 1970
18-Month
21.88"
(555.75mm)
21.31"
(541.27mm)
0.57"
(14.48mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1969 1957
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1942
Feb 1968–Jan 1970
24-Month
28.83"
(732.28mm)
27.98"
(710.69mm)
0.85"
(21.59mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1969 1957
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1942
Feb 1967–Jan 1970
36-Month
42.35"
(1,075.69mm)
41.96"
(1,065.78mm)
0.39"
(9.91mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1969 1957
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1987
Feb 1966–Jan 1970
48-Month
54.14"
(1,375.16mm)
55.93"
(1,420.62mm)
-1.79"
(-45.46mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1969 1957
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1963 1988
Feb 1965–Jan 1970
60-Month
69.34"
(1,761.24mm)
69.89"
(1,775.21mm)
-0.55"
(-13.97mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1969 1957
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1963 1989

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 12, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/