Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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New Mexico

Precipitation Rankings, October 1970

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
October 1970
1-Month
1.02"
(25.91mm)
1.15"
(29.21mm)
-0.13"
(-3.30mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1968 1952
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1896
Sep–Oct 1970
2-Month
2.52"
(64.01mm)
2.83"
(71.88mm)
-0.31"
(-7.87mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1968 1956
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1941
Ties: 1995
Aug–Oct 1970
3-Month
4.26"
(108.20mm)
5.30"
(134.62mm)
-1.04"
(-26.42mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1968 1956
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1941
Ties: 1979
Jul–Oct 1970
4-Month
6.71"
(170.43mm)
7.64"
(194.06mm)
-0.93"
(-23.63mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1964 1922
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1941
Ties: 1939
Jun–Oct 1970
5-Month
7.67"
(194.82mm)
8.81"
(223.77mm)
-1.14"
(-28.95mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1968 1956
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1941
May–Oct 1970
6-Month
8.06"
(204.72mm)
9.86"
(250.44mm)
-1.80"
(-45.72mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1964 1956
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1941
Apr–Oct 1970
7-Month
8.51"
(216.15mm)
10.61"
(269.49mm)
-2.10"
(-53.34mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1964 1956
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1941
Mar–Oct 1970
8-Month
9.48"
(240.79mm)
11.34"
(288.04mm)
-1.86"
(-47.25mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1964 1956
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1941
Feb–Oct 1970
9-Month
9.88"
(250.95mm)
11.98"
(304.29mm)
-2.10"
(-53.34mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1964 1956
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1941
Jan–Oct 1970
10-Month
9.95"
(252.73mm)
12.59"
(319.79mm)
-2.64"
(-67.06mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1964 1956
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1941
Dec 1969–Oct 1970
11-Month
10.85"
(275.59mm)
13.33"
(338.58mm)
-2.48"
(-62.99mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1964 1956
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1941
Nov 1969–Oct 1970
12-Month
11.15"
(283.21mm)
13.98"
(355.09mm)
-2.83"
(-71.88mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1964 1956
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1941
May 1969–Oct 1970
18-Month
24.06"
(611.12mm)
23.85"
(605.79mm)
0.21"
(5.33mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1968 1956
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1941
Nov 1968–Oct 1970
24-Month
28.06"
(712.72mm)
28.00"
(711.20mm)
0.06"
(1.52mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1968 1956
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1942
Ties: 1981
Nov 1967–Oct 1970
36-Month
41.03"
(1,042.16mm)
41.98"
(1,066.29mm)
-0.95"
(-24.13mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1968 1956
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1942
Nov 1966–Oct 1970
48-Month
53.10"
(1,348.74mm)
55.95"
(1,421.13mm)
-2.85"
(-72.39mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1968 1956
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1988
Nov 1965–Oct 1970
60-Month
66.72"
(1,694.69mm)
69.92"
(1,775.97mm)
-3.20"
(-81.28mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1968 1956
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1988

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published February 2020, retrieved on February 22, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/