Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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New Mexico

Precipitation Rankings, March 1987

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1987
1-Month
0.54"
(13.72mm)
0.73"
(18.54mm)
-0.19"
(-4.82mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1979 1956
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1905
Ties: 1898
Feb–Mar 1987
2-Month
1.87"
(47.50mm)
1.37"
(34.80mm)
0.50"
(12.70mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1986 1972
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1905
Jan–Mar 1987
3-Month
2.76"
(70.10mm)
1.99"
(50.55mm)
0.77"
(19.55mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1986 1972
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1905
Dec 1986–Mar 1987
4-Month
4.28"
(108.71mm)
2.72"
(69.09mm)
1.56"
(39.62mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1986 1904
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1905
Nov 1986–Mar 1987
5-Month
6.71"
(170.43mm)
3.37"
(85.60mm)
3.34"
(84.83mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1986 1904
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1941 2005
Oct 1986–Mar 1987
6-Month
8.94"
(227.08mm)
4.50"
(114.30mm)
4.44"
(112.78mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1986 1904
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1987
Sep 1986–Mar 1987
7-Month
10.98"
(278.89mm)
6.21"
(157.73mm)
4.77"
(121.16mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1986 1904
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1905
Aug 1986–Mar 1987
8-Month
13.76"
(349.50mm)
8.68"
(220.47mm)
5.08"
(129.03mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1986 1925
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1973
Jul 1986–Mar 1987
9-Month
16.32"
(414.53mm)
11.03"
(280.16mm)
5.29"
(134.37mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1986 1904
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1973
Jun 1986–Mar 1987
10-Month
19.49"
(495.05mm)
12.18"
(309.37mm)
7.31"
(185.68mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1986 1925
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1987
May 1986–Mar 1987
11-Month
21.03"
(534.16mm)
13.25"
(336.55mm)
7.78"
(197.61mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1986 1925
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1942
Apr 1986–Mar 1987
12-Month
21.57"
(547.88mm)
14.01"
(355.85mm)
7.56"
(192.03mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1986 1957
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1942
Oct 1985–Mar 1987
18-Month
27.12"
(688.85mm)
18.52"
(470.41mm)
8.60"
(218.44mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1986 1957
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1942
Apr 1985–Mar 1987
24-Month
37.77"
(959.36mm)
27.99"
(710.95mm)
9.78"
(248.41mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1986 2013
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1943 1942
Apr 1984–Mar 1987
36-Month
57.12"
(1,450.85mm)
41.98"
(1,066.29mm)
15.14"
(384.56mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1986 1957
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1987
Apr 1983–Mar 1987
48-Month
69.66"
(1,769.36mm)
55.95"
(1,421.13mm)
13.71"
(348.23mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1986 1957
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 1988
Apr 1982–Mar 1987
60-Month
85.43"
(2,169.92mm)
69.91"
(1,775.71mm)
15.52"
(394.21mm)
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 November 2019, retrieved on November 19, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/