Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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New Mexico

Precipitation Rankings, April 1979

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1979
1-Month
0.57"
(14.48mm)
0.75"
(19.05mm)
-0.18"
(-4.57mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1978 1972
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1915
Mar–Apr 1979
2-Month
1.05"
(26.67mm)
1.48"
(37.59mm)
-0.43"
(-10.92mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1976 1972
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1905
Ties: 1935
Feb–Apr 1979
3-Month
1.61"
(40.89mm)
2.12"
(53.85mm)
-0.51"
(-12.96mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1976 1972
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1905
Jan–Apr 1979
4-Month
2.96"
(75.18mm)
2.74"
(69.60mm)
0.22"
(5.58mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1976 1972
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1905
Dec 1978–Apr 1979
5-Month
4.18"
(106.17mm)
3.47"
(88.14mm)
0.71"
(18.03mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1978 1904
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1905
Nov 1978–Apr 1979
6-Month
6.62"
(168.15mm)
4.12"
(104.65mm)
2.50"
(63.50mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1978 1904
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1905
Oct 1978–Apr 1979
7-Month
7.97"
(202.44mm)
5.26"
(133.60mm)
2.71"
(68.84mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1978 1904
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1905
Sep 1978–Apr 1979
8-Month
9.83"
(249.68mm)
6.96"
(176.78mm)
2.87"
(72.90mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1978 1904
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1905
Aug 1978–Apr 1979
9-Month
11.72"
(297.69mm)
9.44"
(239.78mm)
2.28"
(57.91mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1978 1925
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1905
Jul 1978–Apr 1979
10-Month
12.88"
(327.15mm)
11.78"
(299.21mm)
1.10"
(27.94mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1978 1904
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1905
Jun 1978–Apr 1979
11-Month
14.75"
(374.65mm)
12.94"
(328.68mm)
1.81"
(45.97mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1978 1925
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1905
May 1978–Apr 1979
12-Month
16.42"
(417.07mm)
14.00"
(355.60mm)
2.42"
(61.47mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1978 1925
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1942
Nov 1977–Apr 1979
18-Month
20.33"
(516.38mm)
18.14"
(460.76mm)
2.19"
(55.62mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1978 1957
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1942
May 1977–Apr 1979
24-Month
29.61"
(752.09mm)
27.99"
(710.95mm)
1.62"
(41.14mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1978 2013
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1974 1942
May 1976–Apr 1979
36-Month
42.28"
(1,073.91mm)
41.98"
(1,066.29mm)
0.30"
(7.62mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1978 2013
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1987
May 1975–Apr 1979
48-Month
53.91"
(1,369.31mm)
55.96"
(1,421.38mm)
-2.05"
(-52.07mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1978 1957
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1976 1988
May 1974–Apr 1979
60-Month
70.06"
(1,779.52mm)
69.92"
(1,775.97mm)
0.14"
(3.55mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1978 1957
62nd 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/