Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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New Mexico

Precipitation Rankings, May 2012

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 2012
1-Month
0.81"
(20.57mm)
1.05"
(26.67mm)
-0.24"
(-6.10mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 2011 1998
71st Wettest Wettest since: 2009 1941
Apr–May 2012
2-Month
1.20"
(30.48mm)
1.80"
(45.72mm)
-0.60"
(-15.24mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 2011 1996
84th Wettest Wettest since: 2010 1941
Mar–May 2012
3-Month
1.47"
(37.34mm)
2.53"
(64.26mm)
-1.06"
(-26.92mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 2011 1996
99th Wettest Wettest since: 2010 1941
Feb–May 2012
4-Month
1.83"
(46.48mm)
3.17"
(80.52mm)
-1.34"
(-34.04mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 2011 1972
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 2010 1941
Jan–May 2012
5-Month
2.11"
(53.59mm)
3.78"
(96.01mm)
-1.67"
(-42.42mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 2011 2011
105th Wettest Wettest since: 2010 1941
Dec 2011–May 2012
6-Month
3.94"
(100.08mm)
4.52"
(114.81mm)
-0.58"
(-14.73mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 2011 2006
75th Wettest Wettest since: 2010 1941
Ties: 1938
Nov 2011–May 2012
7-Month
4.41"
(112.01mm)
5.17"
(131.32mm)
-0.76"
(-19.31mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 2011 2006
71st Wettest Wettest since: 2010 1941
Ties: 1947
Oct 2011–May 2012
8-Month
5.49"
(139.45mm)
6.30"
(160.02mm)
-0.81"
(-20.57mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 2011 1904
77th Wettest Wettest since: 2010 1941
Sep 2011–May 2012
9-Month
7.15"
(181.61mm)
8.01"
(203.45mm)
-0.86"
(-21.84mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 2011 1904
80th Wettest Wettest since: 2010 1905
Aug 2011–May 2012
10-Month
8.99"
(228.35mm)
10.48"
(266.19mm)
-1.49"
(-37.84mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 2011 1974
88th Wettest Wettest since: 2010 1905
Jul 2011–May 2012
11-Month
10.69"
(271.53mm)
12.83"
(325.88mm)
-2.14"
(-54.35mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 2011 1904
100th Wettest Wettest since: 2010 1992
Jun 2011–May 2012
12-Month
10.86"
(275.84mm)
13.98"
(355.09mm)
-3.12"
(-79.25mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 2006 2013
108th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1992
Dec 2010–May 2012
18-Month
12.58"
(319.53mm)
18.53"
(470.66mm)
-5.95"
(-151.13mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1957 2013
120th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1942
Jun 2010–May 2012
24-Month
21.77"
(552.96mm)
27.99"
(710.95mm)
-6.22"
(-157.99mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1957 2013
116th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1942
Jun 2009–May 2012
36-Month
36.42"
(925.07mm)
41.97"
(1,066.04mm)
-5.55"
(-140.97mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 2004 2013
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1987
Jun 2008–May 2012
48-Month
49.91"
(1,267.71mm)
55.93"
(1,420.62mm)
-6.02"
(-152.91mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 2004 1957
101st Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1988
Jun 2007–May 2012
60-Month
61.81"
(1,569.97mm)
69.89"
(1,775.21mm)
-8.08"
(-205.24mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1967 1957
104th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1987

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 21, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/