Climate at a Glance

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New Mexico

Precipitation Rankings, December 1988

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1988
1-Month
0.49"
(12.45mm)
0.74"
(18.80mm)
-0.25"
(-6.35mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1985 1917
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1991
Nov–Dec 1988
2-Month
0.90"
(22.86mm)
1.40"
(35.56mm)
-0.50"
(-12.70mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1985 1903
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1991
Oct–Dec 1988
3-Month
1.37"
(34.80mm)
2.55"
(64.77mm)
-1.18"
(-29.97mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1980 1917
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1986
Ties: 2005
Sep–Dec 1988
4-Month
3.63"
(92.20mm)
4.22"
(107.19mm)
-0.59"
(-14.99mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1979 1956
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1941
Aug–Dec 1988
5-Month
7.22"
(183.39mm)
6.70"
(170.18mm)
0.52"
(13.21mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1987 1956
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1941
Ties: 1987
Jul–Dec 1988
6-Month
10.22"
(259.59mm)
9.04"
(229.62mm)
1.18"
(29.97mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1987 1956
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1991
Jun–Dec 1988
7-Month
12.07"
(306.58mm)
10.21"
(259.33mm)
1.86"
(47.25mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1987 1956
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1986
May–Dec 1988
8-Month
13.20"
(335.28mm)
11.25"
(285.75mm)
1.95"
(49.53mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1987 1956
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1941
Apr–Dec 1988
9-Month
14.44"
(366.78mm)
12.01"
(305.05mm)
2.43"
(61.73mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1987 1956
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1941
Ties: 1985
Mar–Dec 1988
10-Month
14.67"
(372.62mm)
12.73"
(323.34mm)
1.94"
(49.28mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1987 1956
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1941
Feb–Dec 1988
11-Month
15.37"
(390.40mm)
13.38"
(339.85mm)
1.99"
(50.55mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1987 1956
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1941
Jan–Dec 1988
12-Month
15.93"
(404.62mm)
13.99"
(355.35mm)
1.94"
(49.27mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1987 1956
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1941
Jul 1987–Dec 1988
18-Month
24.29"
(616.97mm)
23.04"
(585.22mm)
1.25"
(31.75mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1981 1956
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1941
Jan 1987–Dec 1988
24-Month
30.89"
(784.61mm)
28.00"
(711.20mm)
2.89"
(73.41mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1983 1956
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1941
Jan 1986–Dec 1988
36-Month
51.46"
(1,307.08mm)
41.97"
(1,066.04mm)
9.49"
(241.04mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1985 1956
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1986
Jan 1985–Dec 1988
48-Month
68.92"
(1,750.57mm)
55.96"
(1,421.38mm)
12.96"
(329.19mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1985 1956
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1987
Jan 1984–Dec 1988
60-Month
86.54"
(2,198.12mm)
69.93"
(1,776.22mm)
16.61"
(421.90mm)
120th 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 November 2019, retrieved on December 8, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/