Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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New Mexico

Precipitation Rankings, October 1998

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
October 1998
1-Month
3.27"
(83.06mm)
1.15"
(29.21mm)
2.12"
(53.85mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1997 1952
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1974 1896
Sep–Oct 1998
2-Month
4.09"
(103.89mm)
2.83"
(71.88mm)
1.26"
(32.01mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1997 1956
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1941
Aug–Oct 1998
3-Month
6.23"
(158.24mm)
5.30"
(134.62mm)
0.93"
(23.62mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1997 1956
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1996 1941
Jul–Oct 1998
4-Month
9.75"
(247.65mm)
7.64"
(194.06mm)
2.11"
(53.59mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1997 1922
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1991 1941
Jun–Oct 1998
5-Month
9.94"
(252.48mm)
8.81"
(223.77mm)
1.13"
(28.71mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1995 1956
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1941
May–Oct 1998
6-Month
10.00"
(254.00mm)
9.86"
(250.44mm)
0.14"
(3.56mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1995 1956
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1941
Apr–Oct 1998
7-Month
10.56"
(268.22mm)
10.61"
(269.49mm)
-0.05"
(-1.27mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1995 1956
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1941
Mar–Oct 1998
8-Month
12.02"
(305.31mm)
11.34"
(288.04mm)
0.68"
(17.27mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1995 1956
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1941
Feb–Oct 1998
9-Month
12.80"
(325.12mm)
11.98"
(304.29mm)
0.82"
(20.83mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1995 1956
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1941
Jan–Oct 1998
10-Month
12.98"
(329.69mm)
12.59"
(319.79mm)
0.39"
(9.90mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1995 1956
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1941
Dec 1997–Oct 1998
11-Month
14.80"
(375.92mm)
13.33"
(338.58mm)
1.47"
(37.34mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1996 1956
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1941
Nov 1997–Oct 1998
12-Month
15.62"
(396.75mm)
13.98"
(355.09mm)
1.64"
(41.66mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1996 1956
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1941
May 1997–Oct 1998
18-Month
27.48"
(697.99mm)
23.85"
(605.79mm)
3.63"
(92.20mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1996 1956
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1941
Nov 1996–Oct 1998
24-Month
32.37"
(822.20mm)
28.00"
(711.20mm)
4.37"
(111.00mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1997 1956
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1993 1942
Nov 1995–Oct 1998
36-Month
46.43"
(1,179.32mm)
41.98"
(1,066.29mm)
4.45"
(113.03mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1997 1956
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1993 1942
Nov 1994–Oct 1998
48-Month
60.09"
(1,526.29mm)
55.95"
(1,421.13mm)
4.14"
(105.16mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1997 1956
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1994 1988
Nov 1993–Oct 1998
60-Month
72.93"
(1,852.42mm)
69.92"
(1,775.97mm)
3.01"
(76.45mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1997 1956
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 1988

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 18, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/