Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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New Mexico

Precipitation Rankings, August 1986

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1986
1-Month
2.78"
(70.61mm)
2.47"
(62.74mm)
0.31"
(7.87mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1985 1962
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2006
Ties: 1933, 1947, 2008
Jul–Aug 1986
2-Month
5.34"
(135.64mm)
4.82"
(122.43mm)
0.52"
(13.21mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1985 2003
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2006
Ties: 1915
Jun–Aug 1986
3-Month
8.51"
(216.15mm)
5.98"
(151.89mm)
2.53"
(64.26mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1985 1980
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1921 1921
May–Aug 1986
4-Month
10.05"
(255.27mm)
7.03"
(178.56mm)
3.02"
(76.71mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1985 2020
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1921
Apr–Aug 1986
5-Month
10.59"
(268.99mm)
7.78"
(197.61mm)
2.81"
(71.38mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1985 2020
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1941
Mar–Aug 1986
6-Month
11.18"
(283.97mm)
8.51"
(216.15mm)
2.67"
(67.82mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1985 2011
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1941
Feb–Aug 1986
7-Month
12.20"
(309.88mm)
9.15"
(232.41mm)
3.05"
(77.47mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1985 2011
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1941
Jan–Aug 1986
8-Month
12.35"
(313.69mm)
9.77"
(248.16mm)
2.58"
(65.53mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1985 2011
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1941
Dec 1985–Aug 1986
9-Month
12.56"
(319.02mm)
10.50"
(266.70mm)
2.06"
(52.32mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1984 2011
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1941
Nov 1985–Aug 1986
10-Month
13.19"
(335.03mm)
11.16"
(283.46mm)
2.03"
(51.57mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1984 2011
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1941
Oct 1985–Aug 1986
11-Month
16.14"
(409.96mm)
12.29"
(312.17mm)
3.85"
(97.79mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1984 2011
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1941
Sep 1985–Aug 1986
12-Month
18.72"
(475.49mm)
13.99"
(355.35mm)
4.73"
(120.14mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1985 2011
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1941
Mar 1985–Aug 1986
18-Month
28.31"
(719.07mm)
22.51"
(571.75mm)
5.80"
(147.32mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1985 2012
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1942
Sep 1984–Aug 1986
24-Month
36.65"
(930.91mm)
28.02"
(711.71mm)
8.63"
(219.20mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1985 2012
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1942
Sep 1983–Aug 1986
36-Month
53.17"
(1,350.52mm)
41.97"
(1,066.04mm)
11.20"
(284.48mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1985 2013
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1943 1987
Sep 1982–Aug 1986
48-Month
67.21"
(1,707.13mm)
55.94"
(1,420.88mm)
11.27"
(286.25mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1985 1956
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1943 1987
Sep 1981–Aug 1986
60-Month
80.46"
(2,043.68mm)
69.94"
(1,776.48mm)
10.52"
(267.20mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1985 1956
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1943 1988

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published May 2022, retrieved on May 24, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/