Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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New Mexico

Precipitation Rankings, April 2021

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 2021
1-Month
0.38"
(9.65mm)
0.75"
(19.05mm)
-0.37"
(-9.40mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 2020 1972
89th Wettest Wettest since: 2019 1915
Ties: 1917, 1947, 1962
Mar–Apr 2021
2-Month
0.92"
(23.37mm)
1.48"
(37.59mm)
-0.56"
(-14.22mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 2018 1972
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 2020 1905
Ties: 1910, 1982
Feb–Apr 2021
3-Month
1.34"
(34.04mm)
2.12"
(53.85mm)
-0.78"
(-19.81mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 2018 1972
89th Wettest Wettest since: 2020 1905
Jan–Apr 2021
4-Month
1.83"
(46.48mm)
2.74"
(69.60mm)
-0.91"
(-23.12mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 2018 1972
95th Wettest Wettest since: 2020 1905
Dec 2020–Apr 2021
5-Month
2.23"
(56.64mm)
3.47"
(88.14mm)
-1.24"
(-31.50mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 2018 1904
99th Wettest Wettest since: 2020 1905
Nov 2020–Apr 2021
6-Month
2.51"
(63.75mm)
4.13"
(104.90mm)
-1.62"
(-41.15mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 2018 1904
107th Wettest Wettest since: 2020 1905
Oct 2020–Apr 2021
7-Month
3.09"
(78.49mm)
5.26"
(133.60mm)
-2.17"
(-55.11mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 2018 1904
110th Wettest Wettest since: 2020 1905
Sep 2020–Apr 2021
8-Month
3.89"
(98.81mm)
6.96"
(176.78mm)
-3.07"
(-77.97mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 2013 1904
118th Wettest Wettest since: 2020 1905
Aug 2020–Apr 2021
9-Month
4.60"
(116.84mm)
9.44"
(239.78mm)
-4.84"
(-122.94mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1925 1925
124th Wettest Wettest since: 2020 1905
Jul 2020–Apr 2021
10-Month
6.80"
(172.72mm)
11.78"
(299.21mm)
-4.98"
(-126.49mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1904 1904
125th Wettest Wettest since: 2020 1905
Jun 2020–Apr 2021
11-Month
7.27"
(184.66mm)
12.94"
(328.68mm)
-5.67"
(-144.02mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 2021
126th Wettest Wettest since: 2020 1905
May 2020–Apr 2021
12-Month
7.47"
(189.74mm)
14.00"
(355.60mm)
-6.53"
(-165.86mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 2021
126th Wettest Wettest since: 2020 1942
Nov 2019–Apr 2021
18-Month
12.71"
(322.83mm)
18.14"
(460.76mm)
-5.43"
(-137.93mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 2013 1957
120th Wettest Wettest since: 2020 1942
May 2019–Apr 2021
24-Month
20.55"
(521.97mm)
27.99"
(710.95mm)
-7.44"
(-188.98mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 2013 2013
121st Wettest Wettest since: 2020 1942
May 2018–Apr 2021
36-Month
34.97"
(888.24mm)
41.98"
(1,066.29mm)
-7.01"
(-178.05mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 2014 2013
111th Wettest Wettest since: 2020 1987
May 2017–Apr 2021
48-Month
47.30"
(1,201.42mm)
55.96"
(1,421.38mm)
-8.66"
(-219.96mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 2014 1957
116th Wettest Wettest since: 2020 1988
May 2016–Apr 2021
60-Month
62.18"
(1,579.37mm)
69.92"
(1,775.97mm)
-7.74"
(-196.60mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 2015 1957
106th Wettest Wettest since: 2020 1989

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published June 2021, retrieved on June 13, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/