Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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New Mexico

Precipitation Rankings, May 1974

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1974
1-Month
0.20"
(5.08mm)
1.05"
(26.67mm)
-0.85"
(-21.59mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1945 1998
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1941
Apr–May 1974
2-Month
0.46"
(11.68mm)
1.80"
(45.72mm)
-1.34"
(-34.04mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1896 1996
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1941
Ties: 2000
Mar–May 1974
3-Month
0.86"
(21.84mm)
2.53"
(64.26mm)
-1.67"
(-42.42mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1967 1996
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1941
Ties: 1967
Feb–May 1974
4-Month
1.06"
(26.92mm)
3.17"
(80.52mm)
-2.11"
(-53.60mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1972 1972
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1941
Jan–May 1974
5-Month
1.96"
(49.78mm)
3.78"
(96.01mm)
-1.82"
(-46.23mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1972 2011
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1941
Dec 1973–May 1974
6-Month
2.16"
(54.86mm)
4.52"
(114.81mm)
-2.36"
(-59.95mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1971 2006
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1941
Nov 1973–May 1974
7-Month
2.35"
(59.69mm)
5.17"
(131.32mm)
-2.82"
(-71.63mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1971 2006
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1941
Oct 1973–May 1974
8-Month
2.75"
(69.85mm)
6.30"
(160.02mm)
-3.55"
(-90.17mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1967 1904
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1941
Sep 1973–May 1974
9-Month
3.69"
(93.73mm)
8.01"
(203.45mm)
-4.32"
(-109.72mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1967 1904
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1905
Aug 1973–May 1974
10-Month
4.99"
(126.75mm)
10.48"
(266.19mm)
-5.49"
(-139.44mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1974
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1905
Jul 1973–May 1974
11-Month
7.91"
(200.91mm)
12.83"
(325.88mm)
-4.92"
(-124.97mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1925 1904
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1992
Jun 1973–May 1974
12-Month
8.72"
(221.49mm)
13.98"
(355.09mm)
-5.26"
(-133.60mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1925 2013
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1992
Dec 1972–May 1974
18-Month
14.58"
(370.33mm)
18.53"
(470.66mm)
-3.95"
(-100.33mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1971 2013
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1942
Jun 1972–May 1974
24-Month
29.59"
(751.59mm)
27.99"
(710.95mm)
1.60"
(40.64mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1972 2013
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1942
Jun 1971–May 1974
36-Month
42.44"
(1,077.98mm)
41.97"
(1,066.04mm)
0.47"
(11.94mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1972 2013
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1987
Jun 1970–May 1974
48-Month
52.23"
(1,326.64mm)
55.93"
(1,420.62mm)
-3.70"
(-93.98mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1972 1957
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1988
Jun 1969–May 1974
60-Month
66.97"
(1,701.04mm)
69.89"
(1,775.21mm)
-2.92"
(-74.17mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1972 1957
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1987

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published August 2019, retrieved on August 23, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/