Climate at a Glance

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New Mexico

Precipitation Rankings, April 1988

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1988
1-Month
1.24"
(31.50mm)
0.75"
(19.05mm)
0.49"
(12.45mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1987 1972
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1915
Mar–Apr 1988
2-Month
1.47"
(37.34mm)
1.48"
(37.59mm)
-0.01"
(-0.25mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1987 1972
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1905
Ties: 2001, 2017
Feb–Apr 1988
3-Month
2.17"
(55.12mm)
2.12"
(53.85mm)
0.05"
(1.27mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1986 1972
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1905
Ties: 1949, 2001, 2015
Jan–Apr 1988
4-Month
2.73"
(69.34mm)
2.74"
(69.60mm)
-0.01"
(-0.26mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1986 1972
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1905
Dec 1987–Apr 1988
5-Month
4.06"
(103.12mm)
3.47"
(88.14mm)
0.59"
(14.98mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1986 1904
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1905
Nov 1987–Apr 1988
6-Month
4.88"
(123.95mm)
4.12"
(104.65mm)
0.76"
(19.30mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1986 1904
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1905
Oct 1987–Apr 1988
7-Month
5.39"
(136.91mm)
5.26"
(133.60mm)
0.13"
(3.31mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1982 1904
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1905
Sep 1987–Apr 1988
8-Month
6.39"
(162.31mm)
6.96"
(176.78mm)
-0.57"
(-14.47mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1982 1904
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1905
Ties: 1980
Aug 1987–Apr 1988
9-Month
9.95"
(252.73mm)
9.44"
(239.78mm)
0.51"
(12.95mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1984 1925
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1905
Jul 1987–Apr 1988
10-Month
11.09"
(281.69mm)
11.78"
(299.21mm)
-0.69"
(-17.52mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1984 1904
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1905
Jun 1987–Apr 1988
11-Month
12.72"
(323.09mm)
12.94"
(328.68mm)
-0.22"
(-5.59mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1984 2021
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1905
May 1987–Apr 1988
12-Month
14.48"
(367.79mm)
14.00"
(355.60mm)
0.48"
(12.19mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1984 2021
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1942
Nov 1986–Apr 1988
18-Month
21.64"
(549.66mm)
18.14"
(460.76mm)
3.50"
(88.90mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1984 1957
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1942
May 1986–Apr 1988
24-Month
35.96"
(913.38mm)
27.99"
(710.95mm)
7.97"
(202.43mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1986 2013
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1942
May 1985–Apr 1988
36-Month
51.09"
(1,297.69mm)
41.98"
(1,066.29mm)
9.11"
(231.40mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1986 2013
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1987
May 1984–Apr 1988
48-Month
71.50"
(1,816.10mm)
55.96"
(1,421.38mm)
15.54"
(394.72mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1987 1957
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1988
May 1983–Apr 1988
60-Month
83.90"
(2,131.06mm)
69.92"
(1,775.97mm)
13.98"
(355.09mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1986 1957
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1989

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published June 2021, retrieved on June 14, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/