Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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New Mexico

Precipitation Rankings, April 1970

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1970
1-Month
0.45"
(11.43mm)
0.75"
(19.05mm)
-0.30"
(-7.62mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1968 1972
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1915
Ties: 1987
Mar–Apr 1970
2-Month
1.42"
(36.07mm)
1.48"
(37.59mm)
-0.06"
(-1.52mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1967 1972
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1905
Ties: 1932
Feb–Apr 1970
3-Month
1.82"
(46.23mm)
2.12"
(53.85mm)
-0.30"
(-7.62mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1967 1972
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1905
Jan–Apr 1970
4-Month
1.89"
(48.01mm)
2.74"
(69.60mm)
-0.85"
(-21.59mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1967 1972
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1905
Dec 1969–Apr 1970
5-Month
2.79"
(70.87mm)
3.47"
(88.14mm)
-0.68"
(-17.27mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1967 1904
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1905
Nov 1969–Apr 1970
6-Month
3.09"
(78.49mm)
4.13"
(104.90mm)
-1.04"
(-26.41mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1967 1904
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1905
Ties: 1928
Oct 1969–Apr 1970
7-Month
5.67"
(144.02mm)
5.26"
(133.60mm)
0.41"
(10.42mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1969 1904
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1905
Sep 1969–Apr 1970
8-Month
7.88"
(200.15mm)
6.96"
(176.78mm)
0.92"
(23.37mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1969 1904
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1905
Aug 1969–Apr 1970
9-Month
10.57"
(268.48mm)
9.44"
(239.78mm)
1.13"
(28.70mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1969 1925
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1905
Jul 1969–Apr 1970
10-Month
13.12"
(333.25mm)
11.78"
(299.21mm)
1.34"
(34.04mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1969 1904
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1905
Jun 1969–Apr 1970
11-Month
14.35"
(364.49mm)
12.94"
(328.68mm)
1.41"
(35.81mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1969 1925
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1905
May 1969–Apr 1970
12-Month
16.00"
(406.40mm)
14.00"
(355.60mm)
2.00"
(50.80mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1969 1925
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1942
Nov 1968–Apr 1970
18-Month
20.00"
(508.00mm)
18.14"
(460.76mm)
1.86"
(47.24mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1969 1957
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1942
May 1968–Apr 1970
24-Month
28.13"
(714.50mm)
27.99"
(710.95mm)
0.14"
(3.55mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1969 2013
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1942
May 1967–Apr 1970
36-Month
43.45"
(1,103.63mm)
41.98"
(1,066.29mm)
1.47"
(37.34mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1969 2013
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1987
May 1966–Apr 1970
48-Month
54.82"
(1,392.43mm)
55.96"
(1,421.38mm)
-1.14"
(-28.95mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1969 1957
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1988
May 1965–Apr 1970
60-Month
69.28"
(1,759.71mm)
69.92"
(1,775.97mm)
-0.64"
(-16.26mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1969 1957
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 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/