Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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New Mexico

Precipitation Rankings, March 1956

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1956
1-Month
0.06"
(1.52mm)
0.73"
(18.54mm)
-0.67"
(-17.02mm)
1st Driest Driest since: 1956 1956
128th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1905
Feb–Mar 1956
2-Month
0.72"
(18.29mm)
1.37"
(34.80mm)
-0.65"
(-16.51mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1955 1972
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1905
Jan–Mar 1956
3-Month
1.27"
(32.26mm)
1.99"
(50.55mm)
-0.72"
(-18.29mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1955 1972
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 1905
Dec 1955–Mar 1956
4-Month
1.58"
(40.13mm)
2.72"
(69.09mm)
-1.14"
(-28.96mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1955 1904
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1905
Nov 1955–Mar 1956
5-Month
1.73"
(43.94mm)
3.37"
(85.60mm)
-1.64"
(-41.66mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1955 1904
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2005
Ties: 1951
Oct 1955–Mar 1956
6-Month
2.51"
(63.75mm)
4.50"
(114.30mm)
-1.99"
(-50.55mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1951 1904
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1987
Sep 1955–Mar 1956
7-Month
3.51"
(89.15mm)
6.21"
(157.73mm)
-2.70"
(-68.58mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1954 1904
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1905
Ties: 2013, 2021
Aug 1955–Mar 1956
8-Month
5.93"
(150.62mm)
8.68"
(220.47mm)
-2.75"
(-69.85mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1954 1925
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1973
Jul 1955–Mar 1956
9-Month
9.06"
(230.12mm)
11.03"
(280.16mm)
-1.97"
(-50.04mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1955 1904
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1973
Jun 1955–Mar 1956
10-Month
9.45"
(240.03mm)
12.18"
(309.37mm)
-2.73"
(-69.34mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1954 2021
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1987
May 1955–Mar 1956
11-Month
10.79"
(274.07mm)
13.25"
(336.55mm)
-2.46"
(-62.48mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1954 2021
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1942
Apr 1955–Mar 1956
12-Month
11.25"
(285.75mm)
14.01"
(355.85mm)
-2.76"
(-70.10mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1955 2021
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 1942
Oct 1954–Mar 1956
18-Month
14.46"
(367.28mm)
18.52"
(470.41mm)
-4.06"
(-103.13mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1955 1957
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 1942
Apr 1954–Mar 1956
24-Month
22.39"
(568.71mm)
27.99"
(710.95mm)
-5.60"
(-142.24mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1955 2013
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1942
Apr 1953–Mar 1956
36-Month
31.69"
(804.93mm)
41.98"
(1,066.29mm)
-10.29"
(-261.36mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1954 1957
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1987
Apr 1952–Mar 1956
48-Month
43.04"
(1,093.22mm)
55.95"
(1,421.13mm)
-12.91"
(-327.91mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1955 1957
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1953 1988
Apr 1951–Mar 1956
60-Month
53.14"
(1,349.76mm)
69.91"
(1,775.71mm)
-16.77"
(-425.95mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1956 1957
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1989

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, Precipitation, published September 2022, retrieved on October 2, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/