Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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New Mexico

Precipitation Rankings, May 2018

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 2018
1-Month
0.46"
(11.68mm)
1.05"
(26.67mm)
-0.59"
(-14.99mm)
28ᵗʰ Driest Driest since: 2013 1998
97ᵗʰ Wettest Wettest since: 2017 1941
Ties: 1971
Apr–May 2018
2-Month
0.61"
(15.49mm)
1.80"
(45.72mm)
-1.19"
(-30.23mm)
13ᵗʰ Driest Driest since: 2013 1996
112ᵗʰ Wettest Wettest since: 2017 1941
Ties: 1962
Mar–May 2018
3-Month
0.87"
(22.10mm)
2.53"
(64.26mm)
-1.66"
(-42.16mm)
10ᵗʰ Driest Driest since: 2013 1996
115ᵗʰ Wettest Wettest since: 2017 1941
Ties: 1972
Feb–May 2018
4-Month
1.61"
(40.89mm)
3.17"
(80.52mm)
-1.56"
(-39.63mm)
18ᵗʰ Driest Driest since: 2013 1972
107ᵗʰ Wettest Wettest since: 2017 1941
Jan–May 2018
5-Month
1.77"
(44.96mm)
3.78"
(96.01mm)
-2.01"
(-51.05mm)
13ᵗʰ Driest Driest since: 2013 2011
112ᵗʰ Wettest Wettest since: 2017 1941
Dec 2017–May 2018
6-Month
1.88"
(47.75mm)
4.52"
(114.81mm)
-2.64"
(-67.06mm)
8ᵗʰ Driest Driest since: 2011 2006
116ᵗʰ Wettest Wettest since: 2017 1941
Nov 2017–May 2018
7-Month
1.99"
(50.55mm)
5.17"
(131.32mm)
-3.18"
(-80.77mm)
5ᵗʰ Driest Driest since: 2011 2006
119ᵗʰ Wettest Wettest since: 2017 1941
Oct 2017–May 2018
8-Month
3.07"
(77.98mm)
6.30"
(160.02mm)
-3.23"
(-82.04mm)
9ᵗʰ Driest Driest since: 2013 1904
115ᵗʰ Wettest Wettest since: 2017 1941
Sep 2017–May 2018
9-Month
5.48"
(139.19mm)
8.01"
(203.45mm)
-2.53"
(-64.26mm)
23ʳᵈ Driest Driest since: 2013 1904
101ˢᵗ Wettest Wettest since: 2017 1905
Aug 2017–May 2018
10-Month
8.51"
(216.15mm)
10.48"
(266.19mm)
-1.97"
(-50.04mm)
28ᵗʰ Driest Driest since: 2013 1974
96ᵗʰ Wettest Wettest since: 2017 1905
Jul 2017–May 2018
11-Month
11.16"
(283.46mm)
12.83"
(325.88mm)
-1.67"
(-42.42mm)
34ᵗʰ Driest Driest since: 2013 1904
90ᵗʰ Wettest Wettest since: 2017 1992
Jun 2017–May 2018
12-Month
12.09"
(307.09mm)
13.98"
(355.09mm)
-1.89"
(-48.00mm)
33ʳᵈ Driest Driest since: 2013 2013
91ˢᵗ Wettest Wettest since: 2017 1992
Dec 2016–May 2018
18-Month
17.70"
(449.58mm)
18.53"
(470.66mm)
-0.83"
(-21.08mm)
52ⁿᵈ Driest Driest since: 2014 2013
71ˢᵗ Wettest Wettest since: 2017 1942
Jun 2016–May 2018
24-Month
26.70"
(678.18mm)
27.99"
(710.95mm)
-1.29"
(-32.77mm)
52ⁿᵈ Driest Driest since: 2014 2013
71ˢᵗ Wettest Wettest since: 2017 1942
Jun 2015–May 2018
36-Month
42.74"
(1,085.60mm)
41.97"
(1,066.04mm)
0.77"
(19.56mm)
71ˢᵗ Driest Driest since: 2015 2013
51ˢᵗ Wettest Wettest since: 2017 1987
Jun 2014–May 2018
48-Month
59.96"
(1,522.98mm)
55.93"
(1,420.62mm)
4.03"
(102.36mm)
94ᵗʰ Driest Driest since: 2016 1957
27ᵗʰ Wettest Wettest since: 2017 1988
Jun 2013–May 2018
60-Month
74.22"
(1,885.19mm)
69.89"
(1,775.21mm)
4.33"
(109.98mm)
93ʳᵈ Driest Driest since: 2017 1957
27ᵗʰ Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1987

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published July 2018, retrieved on July 20, 2018 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/