Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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New Mexico

Precipitation Rankings, February 1979

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
February 1979
1-Month
0.56"
(14.22mm)
0.64"
(16.26mm)
-0.08"
(-2.04mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1977 1999
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1905
Ties: 2008
Jan–Feb 1979
2-Month
1.91"
(48.51mm)
1.26"
(32.00mm)
0.65"
(16.51mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1977 2014
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 2005
Ties: 1915, 1973, 1983
Dec 1978–Feb 1979
3-Month
3.13"
(79.50mm)
1.99"
(50.55mm)
1.14"
(28.95mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1978 2006
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1905
Nov 1978–Feb 1979
4-Month
5.57"
(141.48mm)
2.65"
(67.31mm)
2.92"
(74.17mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1978 2006
3rd Wettest Wettest to Date 1987
Oct 1978–Feb 1979
5-Month
6.92"
(175.77mm)
3.78"
(96.01mm)
3.14"
(79.76mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1978 1904
4th Wettest Wettest to Date 1987
Sep 1978–Feb 1979
6-Month
8.78"
(223.01mm)
5.48"
(139.19mm)
3.30"
(83.82mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1978 1904
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1987
Aug 1978–Feb 1979
7-Month
10.67"
(271.02mm)
7.96"
(202.18mm)
2.71"
(68.84mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1978 1957
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1973
Jul 1978–Feb 1979
8-Month
11.83"
(300.48mm)
10.30"
(261.62mm)
1.53"
(38.86mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1978 1904
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1992
Jun 1978–Feb 1979
9-Month
13.70"
(347.98mm)
11.46"
(291.08mm)
2.24"
(56.90mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1978 1957
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1987
May 1978–Feb 1979
10-Month
15.37"
(390.40mm)
12.52"
(318.01mm)
2.85"
(72.39mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1978 1957
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1942
Apr 1978–Feb 1979
11-Month
15.57"
(395.48mm)
13.28"
(337.31mm)
2.29"
(58.17mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1978 1957
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1942
Mar 1978–Feb 1979
12-Month
16.46"
(418.08mm)
14.00"
(355.60mm)
2.46"
(62.48mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1978 1957
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1942
Sep 1977–Feb 1979
18-Month
21.30"
(541.02mm)
19.51"
(495.55mm)
1.79"
(45.47mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1978 1957
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1942
Mar 1977–Feb 1979
24-Month
30.46"
(773.68mm)
27.98"
(710.69mm)
2.48"
(62.99mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1978 1957
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1942
Mar 1976–Feb 1979
36-Month
42.16"
(1,070.86mm)
41.96"
(1,065.78mm)
0.20"
(5.08mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1978 1957
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1987
Mar 1975–Feb 1979
48-Month
54.29"
(1,378.97mm)
55.94"
(1,420.88mm)
-1.65"
(-41.91mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1978 1957
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 1988
Mar 1974–Feb 1979
60-Month
69.67"
(1,769.62mm)
69.90"
(1,775.46mm)
-0.23"
(-5.84mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1978 1957
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1976 1989

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on December 9, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/