Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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New Mexico

Precipitation Rankings, May 1971

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1971
1-Month
0.46"
(11.68mm)
1.05"
(26.67mm)
-0.59"
(-14.99mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1970 1998
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1941
Apr–May 1971
2-Month
0.95"
(24.13mm)
1.80"
(45.72mm)
-0.85"
(-21.59mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1970 1996
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1941
Ties: 1966
Mar–May 1971
3-Month
1.09"
(27.69mm)
2.53"
(64.26mm)
-1.44"
(-36.57mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1967 1996
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1941
Feb–May 1971
4-Month
1.44"
(36.58mm)
3.17"
(80.52mm)
-1.73"
(-43.94mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1967 1972
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1941
Ties: 1956
Jan–May 1971
5-Month
1.69"
(42.93mm)
3.78"
(96.01mm)
-2.09"
(-53.08mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1967 2011
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1941
Dec 1970–May 1971
6-Month
1.94"
(49.28mm)
4.52"
(114.81mm)
-2.58"
(-65.53mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1967 2006
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1941
Nov 1970–May 1971
7-Month
2.12"
(53.85mm)
5.17"
(131.32mm)
-3.05"
(-77.47mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1967 2006
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1941
Oct 1970–May 1971
8-Month
3.14"
(79.76mm)
6.30"
(160.02mm)
-3.16"
(-80.26mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1967 1904
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1941
Sep 1970–May 1971
9-Month
4.64"
(117.86mm)
8.01"
(203.45mm)
-3.37"
(-85.59mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1967 1904
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1905
Aug 1970–May 1971
10-Month
6.38"
(162.05mm)
10.48"
(266.19mm)
-4.10"
(-104.14mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1925 1974
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1905
Jul 1970–May 1971
11-Month
8.83"
(224.28mm)
12.83"
(325.88mm)
-4.00"
(-101.60mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1957 1904
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1992
Jun 1970–May 1971
12-Month
9.79"
(248.67mm)
13.98"
(355.09mm)
-4.19"
(-106.42mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1957 2013
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1992
Dec 1969–May 1971
18-Month
12.97"
(329.44mm)
18.53"
(470.66mm)
-5.56"
(-141.22mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1957 2013
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1942
Jun 1969–May 1971
24-Month
24.53"
(623.06mm)
27.99"
(710.95mm)
-3.46"
(-87.89mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1965 2013
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1942
Jun 1968–May 1971
36-Month
37.62"
(955.55mm)
41.97"
(1,066.04mm)
-4.35"
(-110.49mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1967 2013
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1987
Jun 1967–May 1971
48-Month
53.18"
(1,350.77mm)
55.93"
(1,420.62mm)
-2.75"
(-69.85mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1968 1957
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1988
Jun 1966–May 1971
60-Month
64.61"
(1,641.09mm)
69.89"
(1,775.21mm)
-5.28"
(-134.12mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1968 1957
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1987

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 17, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/