Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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New Mexico

Precipitation Rankings, August 1988

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1988
1-Month
3.59"
(91.19mm)
2.47"
(62.74mm)
1.12"
(28.45mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1987 1962
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2006
Jul–Aug 1988
2-Month
6.59"
(167.39mm)
4.82"
(122.43mm)
1.77"
(44.96mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1987 2003
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 2006
Jun–Aug 1988
3-Month
8.44"
(214.38mm)
5.98"
(151.89mm)
2.46"
(62.49mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1987 1980
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1921
May–Aug 1988
4-Month
9.57"
(243.08mm)
7.03"
(178.56mm)
2.54"
(64.52mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1987 2020
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1921
Apr–Aug 1988
5-Month
10.81"
(274.57mm)
7.78"
(197.61mm)
3.03"
(76.96mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1987 2020
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1941
Mar–Aug 1988
6-Month
11.04"
(280.42mm)
8.51"
(216.15mm)
2.53"
(64.27mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1987 2011
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1941
Feb–Aug 1988
7-Month
11.74"
(298.20mm)
9.15"
(232.41mm)
2.59"
(65.79mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1987 2011
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1941
Jan–Aug 1988
8-Month
12.30"
(312.42mm)
9.77"
(248.16mm)
2.53"
(64.26mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1987 2011
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1941
Dec 1987–Aug 1988
9-Month
13.63"
(346.20mm)
10.50"
(266.70mm)
3.13"
(79.50mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1987 2011
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1941
Nov 1987–Aug 1988
10-Month
14.45"
(367.03mm)
11.16"
(283.46mm)
3.29"
(83.57mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1986 2011
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1941
Oct 1987–Aug 1988
11-Month
14.96"
(379.98mm)
12.29"
(312.17mm)
2.67"
(67.81mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1984 2011
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1941
Sep 1987–Aug 1988
12-Month
15.96"
(405.38mm)
13.99"
(355.35mm)
1.97"
(50.03mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1983 2011
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1941
Mar 1987–Aug 1988
18-Month
25.04"
(636.02mm)
22.51"
(571.75mm)
2.53"
(64.27mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1984 2012
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1942
Sep 1986–Aug 1988
24-Month
35.48"
(901.19mm)
28.02"
(711.71mm)
7.46"
(189.48mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1985 2012
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1942
Sep 1985–Aug 1988
36-Month
54.20"
(1,376.68mm)
41.97"
(1,066.04mm)
12.23"
(310.64mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1986 2013
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1987
Sep 1984–Aug 1988
48-Month
72.13"
(1,832.10mm)
55.94"
(1,420.88mm)
16.19"
(411.22mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1986 1956
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1987
Sep 1983–Aug 1988
60-Month
88.65"
(2,251.71mm)
69.94"
(1,776.48mm)
18.71"
(475.23mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1987 1956
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1988

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2022, retrieved on January 25, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/