Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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New Mexico

Precipitation Rankings, May 1988

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1988
1-Month
1.13"
(28.70mm)
1.05"
(26.67mm)
0.08"
(2.03mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1985 1998
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1941
Apr–May 1988
2-Month
2.37"
(60.20mm)
1.80"
(45.72mm)
0.57"
(14.48mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1987 1996
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1941
Mar–May 1988
3-Month
2.60"
(66.04mm)
2.53"
(64.26mm)
0.07"
(1.78mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1984 1996
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1941
Feb–May 1988
4-Month
3.30"
(83.82mm)
3.17"
(80.52mm)
0.13"
(3.30mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1984 1972
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1941
Jan–May 1988
5-Month
3.86"
(98.04mm)
3.78"
(96.01mm)
0.08"
(2.03mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1986 2011
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1941
Dec 1987–May 1988
6-Month
5.19"
(131.83mm)
4.52"
(114.81mm)
0.67"
(17.02mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1986 2006
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1941
Nov 1987–May 1988
7-Month
6.01"
(152.65mm)
5.17"
(131.32mm)
0.84"
(21.33mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1986 2006
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1941
Oct 1987–May 1988
8-Month
6.52"
(165.61mm)
6.30"
(160.02mm)
0.22"
(5.59mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1982 1904
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1941
Sep 1987–May 1988
9-Month
7.52"
(191.01mm)
8.01"
(203.45mm)
-0.49"
(-12.44mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1982 1904
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1905
Aug 1987–May 1988
10-Month
11.08"
(281.43mm)
10.48"
(266.19mm)
0.60"
(15.24mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1984 1974
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1905
Jul 1987–May 1988
11-Month
12.22"
(310.39mm)
12.83"
(325.88mm)
-0.61"
(-15.49mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1984 1904
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1992
Jun 1987–May 1988
12-Month
13.85"
(351.79mm)
13.98"
(355.09mm)
-0.13"
(-3.30mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1984 2013
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1992
Dec 1986–May 1988
18-Month
20.34"
(516.64mm)
18.53"
(470.66mm)
1.81"
(45.98mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1984 2013
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1942
Jun 1986–May 1988
24-Month
35.55"
(902.97mm)
27.99"
(710.95mm)
7.56"
(192.02mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1985 2013
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1942
Jun 1985–May 1988
36-Month
51.18"
(1,299.97mm)
41.97"
(1,066.04mm)
9.21"
(233.93mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1986 2013
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1987
Jun 1984–May 1988
48-Month
71.57"
(1,817.88mm)
55.93"
(1,420.62mm)
15.64"
(397.26mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1987 1957
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1988
Jun 1983–May 1988
60-Month
84.32"
(2,141.73mm)
69.89"
(1,775.21mm)
14.43"
(366.52mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1986 1957
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1987

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published August 2019, retrieved on August 20, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/