Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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New Mexico

Precipitation Rankings, January 1978

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1978
1-Month
1.05"
(26.67mm)
0.61"
(15.49mm)
0.44"
(11.18mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1977 1928, 2014
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1916
Dec 1977–Jan 1978
2-Month
1.31"
(33.27mm)
1.35"
(34.29mm)
-0.04"
(-1.02mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1977 2006
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1992
Nov 1977–Jan 1978
3-Month
1.94"
(49.28mm)
2.00"
(50.80mm)
-0.06"
(-1.52mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1977 1904
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1979, 1992
Oct 1977–Jan 1978
4-Month
2.73"
(69.34mm)
3.13"
(79.50mm)
-0.40"
(-10.16mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1977 1904
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1987
Ties: 1940
Sep 1977–Jan 1978
5-Month
3.96"
(100.58mm)
4.84"
(122.94mm)
-0.88"
(-22.36mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1974 1957
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1942
Aug 1977–Jan 1978
6-Month
7.00"
(177.80mm)
7.31"
(185.67mm)
-0.31"
(-7.87mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1977 1957
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1942
Jul 1977–Jan 1978
7-Month
9.46"
(240.28mm)
9.66"
(245.36mm)
-0.20"
(-5.08mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1977 1904
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1992
Jun 1977–Jan 1978
8-Month
10.33"
(262.38mm)
10.81"
(274.57mm)
-0.48"
(-12.19mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1977 1957
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1987
May 1977–Jan 1978
9-Month
11.22"
(284.99mm)
11.88"
(301.75mm)
-0.66"
(-16.76mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1977 1957
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1942
Apr 1977–Jan 1978
10-Month
12.52"
(318.01mm)
12.64"
(321.06mm)
-0.12"
(-3.05mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1977 1957
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1942
Mar 1977–Jan 1978
11-Month
13.12"
(333.25mm)
13.36"
(339.34mm)
-0.24"
(-6.09mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1977 1957
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1942
Feb 1977–Jan 1978
12-Month
13.56"
(344.42mm)
14.00"
(355.60mm)
-0.44"
(-11.18mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1977 1957
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1942
Aug 1976–Jan 1978
18-Month
19.38"
(492.25mm)
21.31"
(541.27mm)
-1.93"
(-49.02mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1977 1957
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 1942
Feb 1976–Jan 1978
24-Month
25.47"
(646.94mm)
27.98"
(710.69mm)
-2.51"
(-63.75mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1977 1957
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1976 1942
Ties: 2002
Feb 1975–Jan 1978
36-Month
37.85"
(961.39mm)
41.96"
(1,065.78mm)
-4.11"
(-104.39mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1967 1957
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1987
Feb 1974–Jan 1978
48-Month
52.53"
(1,334.26mm)
55.93"
(1,420.62mm)
-3.40"
(-86.36mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1977 1957
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1976 1988
Feb 1973–Jan 1978
60-Month
64.65"
(1,642.11mm)
69.89"
(1,775.21mm)
-5.24"
(-133.10mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1969 1957
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1989

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 14, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/