Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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New Mexico

Precipitation Rankings, May 2003

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 2003
1-Month
0.38"
(9.65mm)
1.05"
(26.67mm)
-0.67"
(-17.02mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 2002 1998
106th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1941
Ties: 1923
Apr–May 2003
2-Month
0.54"
(13.72mm)
1.80"
(45.72mm)
-1.26"
(-32.00mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 2002 1996
115th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1941
Mar–May 2003
3-Month
1.21"
(30.73mm)
2.53"
(64.26mm)
-1.32"
(-33.53mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 2002 1996
107th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1941
Ties: 1910
Feb–May 2003
4-Month
2.28"
(57.91mm)
3.17"
(80.52mm)
-0.89"
(-22.61mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 2002 1972
88th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1941
Jan–May 2003
5-Month
2.35"
(59.69mm)
3.78"
(96.01mm)
-1.43"
(-36.32mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 2002 2011
101st Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1941
Dec 2002–May 2003
6-Month
3.52"
(89.41mm)
4.52"
(114.81mm)
-1.00"
(-25.40mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 2002 2006
85th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1941
Ties: 1927, 1930
Nov 2002–May 2003
7-Month
4.08"
(103.63mm)
5.17"
(131.32mm)
-1.09"
(-27.69mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 2002 2006
86th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1941
Oct 2002–May 2003
8-Month
5.62"
(142.75mm)
6.30"
(160.02mm)
-0.68"
(-17.27mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 2002 1904
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1941
Sep 2002–May 2003
9-Month
8.23"
(209.04mm)
8.01"
(203.45mm)
0.22"
(5.59mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 2002 1904
51st Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1905
Aug 2002–May 2003
10-Month
9.98"
(253.49mm)
10.48"
(266.19mm)
-0.50"
(-12.70mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 2002 1974
70th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1905
Jul 2002–May 2003
11-Month
12.23"
(310.64mm)
12.83"
(325.88mm)
-0.60"
(-15.24mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 2002 1904
67th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1992
Jun 2002–May 2003
12-Month
12.96"
(329.18mm)
13.98"
(355.09mm)
-1.02"
(-25.91mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 2002 2013
78th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1992
Ties: 1903
Dec 2001–May 2003
18-Month
15.05"
(382.27mm)
18.53"
(470.66mm)
-3.48"
(-88.39mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 2002 2013
101st Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1942
Jun 2001–May 2003
24-Month
22.11"
(561.59mm)
27.99"
(710.95mm)
-5.88"
(-149.36mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1957 2013
114th Wettest Wettest since: 2002 1942
Jun 2000–May 2003
36-Month
37.35"
(948.69mm)
41.97"
(1,066.04mm)
-4.62"
(-117.35mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1996 2013
99th Wettest Wettest since: 2002 1987
Jun 1999–May 2003
48-Month
50.34"
(1,278.64mm)
55.93"
(1,420.62mm)
-5.59"
(-141.98mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1977 1957
96th Wettest Wettest since: 2002 1988
Jun 1998–May 2003
60-Month
65.83"
(1,672.08mm)
69.89"
(1,775.21mm)
-4.06"
(-103.13mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1978 1957
87th Wettest Wettest since: 2002 1987

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 15, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/