Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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New Mexico

Precipitation Rankings, August 1955

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1955
1-Month
2.42"
(61.47mm)
2.47"
(62.74mm)
-0.05"
(-1.27mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1953 1962
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2006
Jul–Aug 1955
2-Month
5.55"
(140.97mm)
4.82"
(122.43mm)
0.73"
(18.54mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1954 2003
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 2006
Jun–Aug 1955
3-Month
5.94"
(150.88mm)
5.98"
(151.89mm)
-0.04"
(-1.01mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1954 1980
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1921
May–Aug 1955
4-Month
7.28"
(184.91mm)
7.03"
(178.56mm)
0.25"
(6.35mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1954 2020
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1921
Apr–Aug 1955
5-Month
7.74"
(196.60mm)
7.78"
(197.61mm)
-0.04"
(-1.01mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1954 2020
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1941
Mar–Aug 1955
6-Month
7.95"
(201.93mm)
8.51"
(216.15mm)
-0.56"
(-14.22mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1954 2011
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1941
Feb–Aug 1955
7-Month
8.26"
(209.80mm)
9.15"
(232.41mm)
-0.89"
(-22.61mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1954 2011
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1941
Jan–Aug 1955
8-Month
8.90"
(226.06mm)
9.77"
(248.16mm)
-0.87"
(-22.10mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1954 2011
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1941
Ties: 1913
Dec 1954–Aug 1955
9-Month
9.14"
(232.16mm)
10.50"
(266.70mm)
-1.36"
(-34.54mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1954 2011
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1941
Nov 1954–Aug 1955
10-Month
9.21"
(233.93mm)
11.16"
(283.46mm)
-1.95"
(-49.53mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1954 2011
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1941
Oct 1954–Aug 1955
11-Month
10.95"
(278.13mm)
12.29"
(312.17mm)
-1.34"
(-34.04mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1954 2011
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1941
Sep 1954–Aug 1955
12-Month
12.30"
(312.42mm)
13.99"
(355.35mm)
-1.69"
(-42.93mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1954 2011
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1941
Mar 1954–Aug 1955
18-Month
19.61"
(498.09mm)
22.51"
(571.75mm)
-2.90"
(-73.66mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1954 2012
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1942
Ties: 1909
Sep 1953–Aug 1955
24-Month
22.16"
(562.86mm)
28.02"
(711.71mm)
-5.86"
(-148.85mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1954 2012
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1942
Sep 1952–Aug 1955
36-Month
32.18"
(817.37mm)
41.97"
(1,066.04mm)
-9.79"
(-248.67mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1954 2013
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1987
Sep 1951–Aug 1955
48-Month
43.65"
(1,108.71mm)
55.94"
(1,420.88mm)
-12.29"
(-312.17mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1954 1956
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1987
Sep 1950–Aug 1955
60-Month
54.05"
(1,372.87mm)
69.94"
(1,776.48mm)
-15.89"
(-403.61mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1954 1956
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 1988

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published August 2022, retrieved on August 16, 2022 from https://www.ncei.noaa.gov/cag/