Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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New Mexico

Precipitation Rankings, May 2002

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 2002
1-Month
0.14"
(3.56mm)
1.05"
(26.67mm)
-0.91"
(-23.11mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 2000 1998
121st Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1941
Apr–May 2002
2-Month
0.40"
(10.16mm)
1.80"
(45.72mm)
-1.40"
(-35.56mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1996 1996
124th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1941
Ties: 2013
Mar–May 2002
3-Month
0.83"
(21.08mm)
2.53"
(64.26mm)
-1.70"
(-43.18mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1996 1996
119th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1941
Feb–May 2002
4-Month
1.16"
(29.46mm)
3.17"
(80.52mm)
-2.01"
(-51.06mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1996 1972
118th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1941
Jan–May 2002
5-Month
1.68"
(42.67mm)
3.78"
(96.01mm)
-2.10"
(-53.34mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1996 2011
116th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1941
Dec 2001–May 2002
6-Month
2.09"
(53.09mm)
4.52"
(114.81mm)
-2.43"
(-61.72mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1996 2006
115th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1941
Nov 2001–May 2002
7-Month
3.03"
(76.96mm)
5.17"
(131.32mm)
-2.14"
(-54.36mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 2000 2006
111th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1941
Ties: 1925
Oct 2001–May 2002
8-Month
3.26"
(82.80mm)
6.30"
(160.02mm)
-3.04"
(-77.22mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 2000 1904
112th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1941
Sep 2001–May 2002
9-Month
4.18"
(106.17mm)
8.01"
(203.45mm)
-3.83"
(-97.28mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1974 1904
118th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1905
Aug 2001–May 2002
10-Month
6.57"
(166.88mm)
10.48"
(266.19mm)
-3.91"
(-99.31mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1974 1974
117th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1905
Jul 2001–May 2002
11-Month
8.35"
(212.09mm)
12.83"
(325.88mm)
-4.48"
(-113.79mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1996 1904
119th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1992
Jun 2001–May 2002
12-Month
9.15"
(232.41mm)
13.98"
(355.09mm)
-4.83"
(-122.68mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1996 2013
120th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1992
Ties: 1996
Dec 2000–May 2002
18-Month
13.98"
(355.09mm)
18.53"
(470.66mm)
-4.55"
(-115.57mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1971 2013
111th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1942
Jun 2000–May 2002
24-Month
24.39"
(619.51mm)
27.99"
(710.95mm)
-3.60"
(-91.44mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1996 2013
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1942
Jun 1999–May 2002
36-Month
37.38"
(949.45mm)
41.97"
(1,066.04mm)
-4.59"
(-116.59mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1996 2013
98th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1987
Ties: 1972
Jun 1998–May 2002
48-Month
52.87"
(1,342.90mm)
55.93"
(1,420.62mm)
-3.06"
(-77.72mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1996 1957
81st Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1988
Jun 1997–May 2002
60-Month
69.08"
(1,754.63mm)
69.89"
(1,775.21mm)
-0.81"
(-20.58mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1981 1957
64th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1987

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 17, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/