Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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New Mexico

Precipitation Rankings, January 1971

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1971
1-Month
0.25"
(6.35mm)
0.61"
(15.49mm)
-0.36"
(-9.14mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1970 1928, 2014
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1916
Ties: 1994
Dec 1970–Jan 1971
2-Month
0.50"
(12.70mm)
1.35"
(34.29mm)
-0.85"
(-21.59mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1964 2006
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1992
Ties: 1994
Nov 1970–Jan 1971
3-Month
0.68"
(17.27mm)
2.00"
(50.80mm)
-1.32"
(-33.53mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1904 1904
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1979, 1992
Oct 1970–Jan 1971
4-Month
1.70"
(43.18mm)
3.13"
(79.50mm)
-1.43"
(-36.32mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1967 1904
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1987
Sep 1970–Jan 1971
5-Month
3.20"
(81.28mm)
4.84"
(122.94mm)
-1.64"
(-41.66mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1969 1957
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1942
Aug 1970–Jan 1971
6-Month
4.94"
(125.48mm)
7.31"
(185.67mm)
-2.37"
(-60.19mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1957 1957
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1942
Jul 1970–Jan 1971
7-Month
7.39"
(187.71mm)
9.66"
(245.36mm)
-2.27"
(-57.65mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1957 1904
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1992
Jun 1970–Jan 1971
8-Month
8.35"
(212.09mm)
10.81"
(274.57mm)
-2.46"
(-62.48mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1965 1957
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1987
May 1970–Jan 1971
9-Month
8.74"
(222.00mm)
11.88"
(301.75mm)
-3.14"
(-79.75mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1957 1957
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1942
Apr 1970–Jan 1971
10-Month
9.19"
(233.43mm)
12.64"
(321.06mm)
-3.45"
(-87.63mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1957 1957
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1942
Mar 1970–Jan 1971
11-Month
10.16"
(258.06mm)
13.36"
(339.34mm)
-3.20"
(-81.28mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1965 1957
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1942
Feb 1970–Jan 1971
12-Month
10.56"
(268.22mm)
14.00"
(355.60mm)
-3.44"
(-87.38mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1957 1957
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1942
Aug 1969–Jan 1971
18-Month
19.31"
(490.47mm)
21.31"
(541.27mm)
-2.00"
(-50.80mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1965 1957
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1942
Feb 1969–Jan 1971
24-Month
26.82"
(681.23mm)
27.98"
(710.69mm)
-1.16"
(-29.46mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1969 1957
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1942
Feb 1968–Jan 1971
36-Month
39.39"
(1,000.51mm)
41.96"
(1,065.78mm)
-2.57"
(-65.27mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1969 1957
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1987
Feb 1967–Jan 1971
48-Month
52.91"
(1,343.91mm)
55.93"
(1,420.62mm)
-3.02"
(-76.71mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1968 1957
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1988
Feb 1966–Jan 1971
60-Month
64.70"
(1,643.38mm)
69.89"
(1,775.21mm)
-5.19"
(-131.83mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1969 1957
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1989

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published December 2019, retrieved on December 15, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/