Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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New Mexico

Precipitation Rankings, April 1998

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1998
1-Month
0.56"
(14.22mm)
0.75"
(19.05mm)
-0.19"
(-4.83mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1996 1972
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1915
Ties: 1966
Mar–Apr 1998
2-Month
2.02"
(51.31mm)
1.48"
(37.59mm)
0.54"
(13.72mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1996 1972
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1905
Feb–Apr 1998
3-Month
2.80"
(71.12mm)
2.12"
(53.85mm)
0.68"
(17.27mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1996 1972
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1905
Ties: 1913
Jan–Apr 1998
4-Month
2.98"
(75.69mm)
2.74"
(69.60mm)
0.24"
(6.09mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1996 1972
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1905
Dec 1997–Apr 1998
5-Month
4.80"
(121.92mm)
3.47"
(88.14mm)
1.33"
(33.78mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1997 1904
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1993 1905
Nov 1997–Apr 1998
6-Month
5.62"
(142.75mm)
4.12"
(104.65mm)
1.50"
(38.10mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1997 1904
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1993 1905
Oct 1997–Apr 1998
7-Month
6.58"
(167.13mm)
5.26"
(133.60mm)
1.32"
(33.53mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1997 1904
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1905
Sep 1997–Apr 1998
8-Month
9.25"
(234.95mm)
6.96"
(176.78mm)
2.29"
(58.17mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1997 1904
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1992 1905
Ties: 1958
Aug 1997–Apr 1998
9-Month
11.77"
(298.96mm)
9.44"
(239.78mm)
2.33"
(59.18mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1997 1925
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1992 1905
Jul 1997–Apr 1998
10-Month
14.34"
(364.24mm)
11.78"
(299.21mm)
2.56"
(65.03mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1996 1904
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1905
Jun 1997–Apr 1998
11-Month
16.15"
(410.21mm)
12.94"
(328.68mm)
3.21"
(81.53mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1996 1925
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1905
May 1997–Apr 1998
12-Month
17.48"
(443.99mm)
14.00"
(355.60mm)
3.48"
(88.39mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1997 1925
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1992 1942
Nov 1996–Apr 1998
18-Month
22.37"
(568.20mm)
18.14"
(460.76mm)
4.23"
(107.44mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1997 1957
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1993 1942
May 1996–Apr 1998
24-Month
34.55"
(877.57mm)
27.99"
(710.95mm)
6.56"
(166.62mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1997 2013
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1993 1942
May 1995–Apr 1998
36-Month
44.72"
(1,135.89mm)
41.98"
(1,066.29mm)
2.74"
(69.60mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1997 2013
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1994 1987
May 1994–Apr 1998
48-Month
59.54"
(1,512.32mm)
55.96"
(1,421.38mm)
3.58"
(90.94mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1997 1957
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1988
May 1993–Apr 1998
60-Month
72.31"
(1,836.67mm)
69.92"
(1,775.97mm)
2.39"
(60.70mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1997 1957
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1996 1989

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 26, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/