Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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New Mexico

Precipitation Rankings, August 1989

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1989
1-Month
2.76"
(70.10mm)
2.47"
(62.74mm)
0.29"
(7.36mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1985 1962
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1988 2006
Jul–Aug 1989
2-Month
5.21"
(132.33mm)
4.82"
(122.43mm)
0.39"
(9.90mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1987 2003
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 2006
Ties: 1932
Jun–Aug 1989
3-Month
6.14"
(155.96mm)
5.98"
(151.89mm)
0.16"
(4.07mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1985 1980
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1921
May–Aug 1989
4-Month
6.72"
(170.69mm)
7.03"
(178.56mm)
-0.31"
(-7.87mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1985 2020
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1921
Apr–Aug 1989
5-Month
6.83"
(173.48mm)
7.78"
(197.61mm)
-0.95"
(-24.13mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1983 2020
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1941
Mar–Aug 1989
6-Month
7.24"
(183.90mm)
8.51"
(216.15mm)
-1.27"
(-32.25mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1983 2011
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1941
Feb–Aug 1989
7-Month
7.93"
(201.42mm)
9.15"
(232.41mm)
-1.22"
(-30.99mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1983 2011
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1941
Jan–Aug 1989
8-Month
8.58"
(217.93mm)
9.77"
(248.16mm)
-1.19"
(-30.23mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1983 2011
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1941
Ties: 1983
Dec 1988–Aug 1989
9-Month
9.07"
(230.38mm)
10.50"
(266.70mm)
-1.43"
(-36.32mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1980 2011
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1941
Ties: 2019
Nov 1988–Aug 1989
10-Month
9.48"
(240.79mm)
11.16"
(283.46mm)
-1.68"
(-42.67mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1980 2011
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1941
Oct 1988–Aug 1989
11-Month
9.95"
(252.73mm)
12.29"
(312.17mm)
-2.34"
(-59.44mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1980 2011
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1941
Sep 1988–Aug 1989
12-Month
12.21"
(310.13mm)
13.99"
(355.35mm)
-1.78"
(-45.22mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1980 2011
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1941
Ties: 1962, 1976
Mar 1988–Aug 1989
18-Month
23.25"
(590.55mm)
22.51"
(571.75mm)
0.74"
(18.80mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1984 2012
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1942
Sep 1987–Aug 1989
24-Month
28.17"
(715.52mm)
28.02"
(711.71mm)
0.15"
(3.81mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1983 2012
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1942
Sep 1986–Aug 1989
36-Month
47.69"
(1,211.33mm)
41.97"
(1,066.04mm)
5.72"
(145.29mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1984 2013
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1987
Sep 1985–Aug 1989
48-Month
66.41"
(1,686.81mm)
55.94"
(1,420.88mm)
10.47"
(265.93mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1985 1956
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1987
Sep 1984–Aug 1989
60-Month
84.34"
(2,142.24mm)
69.94"
(1,776.48mm)
14.40"
(365.76mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1986 1956
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1988

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published May 2022, retrieved on May 21, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/