Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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New Mexico

Precipitation Rankings, April 1972

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1972
1-Month
0.04"
(1.02mm)
0.75"
(19.05mm)
-0.71"
(-18.03mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1972
127th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1915
Mar–Apr 1972
2-Month
0.11"
(2.79mm)
1.48"
(37.59mm)
-1.37"
(-34.80mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1972
127th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1905
Feb–Apr 1972
3-Month
0.19"
(4.83mm)
2.12"
(53.85mm)
-1.93"
(-49.02mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1972
127th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1905
Jan–Apr 1972
4-Month
0.36"
(9.14mm)
2.74"
(69.60mm)
-2.38"
(-60.46mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1972
127th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1905
Dec 1971–Apr 1972
5-Month
1.46"
(37.08mm)
3.47"
(88.14mm)
-2.01"
(-51.06mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1967 1904
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1905
Nov 1971–Apr 1972
6-Month
2.36"
(59.94mm)
4.12"
(104.65mm)
-1.76"
(-44.71mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1971 1904
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1905
Oct 1971–Apr 1972
7-Month
4.10"
(104.14mm)
5.26"
(133.60mm)
-1.16"
(-29.46mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1971 1904
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1905
Ties: 1896
Sep 1971–Apr 1972
8-Month
6.11"
(155.19mm)
6.96"
(176.78mm)
-0.85"
(-21.59mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1971 1904
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1905
Aug 1971–Apr 1972
9-Month
9.19"
(233.43mm)
9.44"
(239.78mm)
-0.25"
(-6.35mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1971 1925
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1905
Ties: 1984
Jul 1971–Apr 1972
10-Month
11.71"
(297.43mm)
11.78"
(299.21mm)
-0.07"
(-1.78mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1971 1904
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1905
Jun 1971–Apr 1972
11-Month
12.09"
(307.09mm)
12.94"
(328.68mm)
-0.85"
(-21.59mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1971 2021
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1905
May 1971–Apr 1972
12-Month
12.55"
(318.77mm)
14.00"
(355.60mm)
-1.45"
(-36.83mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1971 2021
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1942
Nov 1970–Apr 1972
18-Month
14.21"
(360.93mm)
18.14"
(460.76mm)
-3.93"
(-99.83mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1971 1957
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1942
May 1970–Apr 1972
24-Month
22.27"
(565.66mm)
27.99"
(710.95mm)
-5.72"
(-145.29mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1965 2013
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1942
May 1969–Apr 1972
36-Month
38.27"
(972.06mm)
41.98"
(1,066.29mm)
-3.71"
(-94.23mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1971 2013
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1987
May 1968–Apr 1972
48-Month
50.40"
(1,280.16mm)
55.96"
(1,421.38mm)
-5.56"
(-141.22mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1967 1957
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1988
May 1967–Apr 1972
60-Month
65.72"
(1,669.29mm)
69.92"
(1,775.97mm)
-4.20"
(-106.68mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1971 1957
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1989

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published June 2021, retrieved on June 17, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/