Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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New Mexico

Precipitation Rankings, May 1987

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1987
1-Month
1.76"
(44.70mm)
1.05"
(26.67mm)
0.71"
(18.03mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1986 1998
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1941
Apr–May 1987
2-Month
2.21"
(56.13mm)
1.80"
(45.72mm)
0.41"
(10.41mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1986 1996
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1941
Mar–May 1987
3-Month
2.75"
(69.85mm)
2.53"
(64.26mm)
0.22"
(5.59mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1986 1996
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1941
Feb–May 1987
4-Month
4.08"
(103.63mm)
3.17"
(80.52mm)
0.91"
(23.11mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1986 1972
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1941
Jan–May 1987
5-Month
4.97"
(126.24mm)
3.78"
(96.01mm)
1.19"
(30.23mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1986 2011
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1941
Dec 1986–May 1987
6-Month
6.49"
(164.85mm)
4.52"
(114.81mm)
1.97"
(50.04mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1986 2006
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1941
Nov 1986–May 1987
7-Month
8.92"
(226.57mm)
5.17"
(131.32mm)
3.75"
(95.25mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1986 2006
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1941
Oct 1986–May 1987
8-Month
11.15"
(283.21mm)
6.30"
(160.02mm)
4.85"
(123.19mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1986 1904
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1941
Sep 1986–May 1987
9-Month
13.19"
(335.03mm)
8.01"
(203.45mm)
5.18"
(131.58mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1986 1904
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1905
Aug 1986–May 1987
10-Month
15.97"
(405.64mm)
10.48"
(266.19mm)
5.49"
(139.45mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1986 1974
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1905
Jul 1986–May 1987
11-Month
18.53"
(470.66mm)
12.83"
(325.88mm)
5.70"
(144.78mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1986 1904
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1992
Jun 1986–May 1987
12-Month
21.70"
(551.18mm)
13.98"
(355.09mm)
7.72"
(196.09mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1986 2013
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 1992
Dec 1985–May 1987
18-Month
25.75"
(654.05mm)
18.53"
(470.66mm)
7.22"
(183.39mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1986 2013
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1942
Jun 1985–May 1987
24-Month
37.33"
(948.18mm)
27.99"
(710.95mm)
9.34"
(237.23mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1986 2013
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1942
Jun 1984–May 1987
36-Month
57.72"
(1,466.09mm)
41.97"
(1,066.04mm)
15.75"
(400.05mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1986 2013
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1987
Jun 1983–May 1987
48-Month
70.47"
(1,789.94mm)
55.93"
(1,420.62mm)
14.54"
(369.32mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1986 1957
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 1988
Jun 1982–May 1987
60-Month
86.26"
(2,191.00mm)
69.89"
(1,775.21mm)
16.37"
(415.79mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1986 1957
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1987

Citing This Page

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