Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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New Mexico

Precipitation Rankings, May 1970

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1970
1-Month
0.39"
(9.91mm)
1.05"
(26.67mm)
-0.66"
(-16.76mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1966 1998
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1941
Ties: 1966, 2006
Apr–May 1970
2-Month
0.84"
(21.34mm)
1.80"
(45.72mm)
-0.96"
(-24.38mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1967 1996
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1941
Mar–May 1970
3-Month
1.81"
(45.97mm)
2.53"
(64.26mm)
-0.72"
(-18.29mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1967 1996
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1941
Feb–May 1970
4-Month
2.21"
(56.13mm)
3.17"
(80.52mm)
-0.96"
(-24.39mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1967 1972
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1941
Jan–May 1970
5-Month
2.28"
(57.91mm)
3.78"
(96.01mm)
-1.50"
(-38.10mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1967 2011
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1941
Dec 1969–May 1970
6-Month
3.18"
(80.77mm)
4.52"
(114.81mm)
-1.34"
(-34.04mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1967 2006
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1941
Nov 1969–May 1970
7-Month
3.48"
(88.39mm)
5.17"
(131.32mm)
-1.69"
(-42.93mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1967 2006
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1941
Oct 1969–May 1970
8-Month
6.06"
(153.92mm)
6.30"
(160.02mm)
-0.24"
(-6.10mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1968 1904
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1941
Sep 1969–May 1970
9-Month
8.27"
(210.06mm)
8.01"
(203.45mm)
0.26"
(6.61mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1969 1904
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1905
Aug 1969–May 1970
10-Month
10.96"
(278.38mm)
10.48"
(266.19mm)
0.48"
(12.19mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1969 1974
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1905
Jul 1969–May 1970
11-Month
13.51"
(343.15mm)
12.83"
(325.88mm)
0.68"
(17.27mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1969 1904
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1992
Jun 1969–May 1970
12-Month
14.74"
(374.40mm)
13.98"
(355.09mm)
0.76"
(19.31mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1969 2013
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1992
Ties: 1898
Dec 1968–May 1970
18-Month
19.46"
(494.28mm)
18.53"
(470.66mm)
0.93"
(23.62mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1969 2013
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1942
Jun 1968–May 1970
24-Month
27.83"
(706.88mm)
27.99"
(710.95mm)
-0.16"
(-4.07mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1968 2013
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1942
Jun 1967–May 1970
36-Month
43.39"
(1,102.11mm)
41.97"
(1,066.04mm)
1.42"
(36.07mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1969 2013
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1987
Jun 1966–May 1970
48-Month
54.82"
(1,392.43mm)
55.93"
(1,420.62mm)
-1.11"
(-28.19mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1969 1957
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1988
Jun 1965–May 1970
60-Month
68.47"
(1,739.14mm)
69.89"
(1,775.21mm)
-1.42"
(-36.07mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1969 1957
73rd 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 18, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/