Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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New Mexico

Precipitation Rankings, January 1987

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1987
1-Month
0.89"
(22.61mm)
0.61"
(15.49mm)
0.28"
(7.12mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1986 1928, 2014
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1916
Ties: 1932
Dec 1986–Jan 1987
2-Month
2.41"
(61.21mm)
1.35"
(34.29mm)
1.06"
(26.92mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1986 2006
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1992
Nov 1986–Jan 1987
3-Month
4.84"
(122.94mm)
2.00"
(50.80mm)
2.84"
(72.14mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1986 1904
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1979, 1992
Oct 1986–Jan 1987
4-Month
7.07"
(179.58mm)
3.13"
(79.50mm)
3.94"
(100.08mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1986 1904
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1987
Sep 1986–Jan 1987
5-Month
9.11"
(231.39mm)
4.84"
(122.94mm)
4.27"
(108.45mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1986 1957
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1942
Aug 1986–Jan 1987
6-Month
11.89"
(302.01mm)
7.31"
(185.67mm)
4.58"
(116.34mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1986 1957
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1942
Jul 1986–Jan 1987
7-Month
14.45"
(367.03mm)
9.66"
(245.36mm)
4.79"
(121.67mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1986 1904
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1992
Jun 1986–Jan 1987
8-Month
17.62"
(447.55mm)
10.81"
(274.57mm)
6.81"
(172.98mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1986 1957
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1987
May 1986–Jan 1987
9-Month
19.16"
(486.66mm)
11.88"
(301.75mm)
7.28"
(184.91mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1986 1957
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1942
Apr 1986–Jan 1987
10-Month
19.70"
(500.38mm)
12.64"
(321.06mm)
7.06"
(179.32mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1986 1957
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1942
Mar 1986–Jan 1987
11-Month
20.29"
(515.37mm)
13.36"
(339.34mm)
6.93"
(176.03mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1986 1957
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1942
Feb 1986–Jan 1987
12-Month
21.31"
(541.27mm)
14.00"
(355.60mm)
7.31"
(185.67mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1986 1957
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1942
Aug 1985–Jan 1987
18-Month
29.77"
(756.16mm)
21.31"
(541.27mm)
8.46"
(214.89mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1986 1957
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1942
Feb 1985–Jan 1987
24-Month
37.90"
(962.66mm)
27.98"
(710.69mm)
9.92"
(251.97mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1986 1957
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1943 1942
Feb 1984–Jan 1987
36-Month
56.10"
(1,424.94mm)
41.96"
(1,065.78mm)
14.14"
(359.16mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1986 1957
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1987
Feb 1983–Jan 1987
48-Month
69.79"
(1,772.67mm)
55.93"
(1,420.62mm)
13.86"
(352.05mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1986 1957
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 1988
Feb 1982–Jan 1987
60-Month
85.08"
(2,161.03mm)
69.89"
(1,775.21mm)
15.19"
(385.82mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1986 1957
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 1989

Citing This Page

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