Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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New Mexico

Precipitation Rankings, October 2002

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
October 2002
1-Month
1.54"
(39.12mm)
1.15"
(29.21mm)
0.39"
(9.91mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 2001 1952
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 2000 1896
Ties: 1942
Sep–Oct 2002
2-Month
4.15"
(105.41mm)
2.83"
(71.88mm)
1.32"
(33.53mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 2001 1956
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1941
Aug–Oct 2002
3-Month
5.90"
(149.86mm)
5.30"
(134.62mm)
0.60"
(15.24mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 2001 1956
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1998 1941
Jul–Oct 2002
4-Month
8.15"
(207.01mm)
7.64"
(194.06mm)
0.51"
(12.95mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 2001 1922
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 1941
Jun–Oct 2002
5-Month
8.88"
(225.55mm)
8.81"
(223.77mm)
0.07"
(1.78mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 2001 1956
59th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 1941
May–Oct 2002
6-Month
9.02"
(229.11mm)
9.86"
(250.44mm)
-0.84"
(-21.33mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 2001 1956
85th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 1941
Ties: 1962
Apr–Oct 2002
7-Month
9.28"
(235.71mm)
10.61"
(269.49mm)
-1.33"
(-33.78mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 2001 1956
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 2000 1941
Mar–Oct 2002
8-Month
9.71"
(246.63mm)
11.34"
(288.04mm)
-1.63"
(-41.41mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 2001 1956
99th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 1941
Ties: 1899
Feb–Oct 2002
9-Month
10.04"
(255.02mm)
11.98"
(304.29mm)
-1.94"
(-49.27mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 2001 1956
104th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 1941
Ties: 1955
Jan–Oct 2002
10-Month
10.56"
(268.22mm)
12.59"
(319.79mm)
-2.03"
(-51.57mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 2001 1956
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 2000 1941
Dec 2001–Oct 2002
11-Month
10.97"
(278.64mm)
13.33"
(338.58mm)
-2.36"
(-59.94mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 2001 1956
105th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 1941
Nov 2001–Oct 2002
12-Month
11.91"
(302.51mm)
13.98"
(355.09mm)
-2.07"
(-52.58mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1989 1956
98th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1941
May 2001–Oct 2002
18-Month
19.05"
(483.87mm)
23.85"
(605.79mm)
-4.80"
(-121.92mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1964 1956
111th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1941
Nov 2000–Oct 2002
24-Month
24.15"
(613.41mm)
28.00"
(711.20mm)
-3.85"
(-97.79mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1971 1956
100th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1942
Nov 1999–Oct 2002
36-Month
36.12"
(917.45mm)
41.98"
(1,066.29mm)
-5.86"
(-148.84mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1964 1956
105th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1942
Nov 1998–Oct 2002
48-Month
51.81"
(1,315.97mm)
55.95"
(1,421.13mm)
-4.14"
(-105.16mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1978 1956
90th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1988
Nov 1997–Oct 2002
60-Month
67.43"
(1,712.72mm)
69.92"
(1,775.97mm)
-2.49"
(-63.25mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1978 1956
75th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1988

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 23, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/