Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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New Mexico

Precipitation Rankings, August 2006

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 2006
1-Month
4.78"
(121.41mm)
2.47"
(62.74mm)
2.31"
(58.67mm)
127th Driest Driest since: 2005 1962
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2006
Jul–Aug 2006
2-Month
7.99"
(202.95mm)
4.82"
(122.43mm)
3.17"
(80.52mm)
127th Driest Driest since: 2005 2003
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2006
Jun–Aug 2006
3-Month
9.04"
(229.62mm)
5.98"
(151.89mm)
3.06"
(77.73mm)
126th Driest Driest since: 2005 1980
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 1921 1921
May–Aug 2006
4-Month
9.43"
(239.52mm)
7.03"
(178.56mm)
2.40"
(60.96mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 2005 2020
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 1921
Apr–Aug 2006
5-Month
9.72"
(246.89mm)
7.78"
(197.61mm)
1.94"
(49.28mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 2005 2020
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 1941
Mar–Aug 2006
6-Month
10.27"
(260.86mm)
8.51"
(216.15mm)
1.76"
(44.71mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 2005 2011
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1999 1941
Ties: 1911
Feb–Aug 2006
7-Month
10.38"
(263.65mm)
9.15"
(232.41mm)
1.23"
(31.24mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 2005 2011
27th Wettest Wettest since: 2004 1941
Jan–Aug 2006
8-Month
10.54"
(267.72mm)
9.77"
(248.16mm)
0.77"
(19.56mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 2003 2011
40th Wettest Wettest since: 2005 1941
Dec 2005–Aug 2006
9-Month
10.61"
(269.49mm)
10.50"
(266.70mm)
0.11"
(2.79mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 2003 2011
56th Wettest Wettest since: 2005 1941
Nov 2005–Aug 2006
10-Month
10.67"
(271.02mm)
11.16"
(283.46mm)
-0.49"
(-12.44mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 2003 2011
65th Wettest Wettest since: 2005 1941
Oct 2005–Aug 2006
11-Month
11.91"
(302.51mm)
12.29"
(312.17mm)
-0.38"
(-9.66mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 2003 2011
61st Wettest Wettest since: 2005 1941
Sep 2005–Aug 2006
12-Month
13.74"
(349.00mm)
13.99"
(355.35mm)
-0.25"
(-6.35mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 2003 2011
68th Wettest Wettest since: 2005 1941
Mar 2005–Aug 2006
18-Month
21.40"
(543.56mm)
22.51"
(571.75mm)
-1.11"
(-28.19mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 2004 2012
70th Wettest Wettest since: 2005 1942
Sep 2004–Aug 2006
24-Month
31.15"
(791.21mm)
28.02"
(711.71mm)
3.13"
(79.50mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 2004 2012
25th Wettest Wettest since: 2005 1942
Sep 2003–Aug 2006
36-Month
45.18"
(1,147.57mm)
41.97"
(1,066.04mm)
3.21"
(81.53mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 2005 2013
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 1987
Sep 2002–Aug 2006
48-Month
57.08"
(1,449.83mm)
55.94"
(1,420.88mm)
1.14"
(28.95mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 2005 1956
47th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1987
Sep 2001–Aug 2006
60-Month
65.99"
(1,676.15mm)
69.94"
(1,776.48mm)
-3.95"
(-100.33mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 2004 1956
85th Wettest Wettest since: 2005 1988

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2022, retrieved on January 26, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/