Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

Look up monthly rankings for 1-12, 18, 24, 36, 48, and 60-month time periods using the options below. Data and statistics are as of August 2022. For more information, please see Climatological Rankings.


New Mexico

Precipitation Rankings, May 1957

View Period (Months):All1234567891011121824364860
Download: xml csv json
  • Record Driest
  • Bottom 1/10
  • Bottom 1/3
  • Normal
  • Top 1/3
  • Top 1/10
  • Record Wettest
Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1957
1-Month
1.44"
(36.58mm)
1.05"
(26.67mm)
0.39"
(9.91mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1956 1998
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1941
Apr–May 1957
2-Month
2.35"
(59.69mm)
1.80"
(45.72mm)
0.55"
(13.97mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1956 2022
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1941
Mar–May 1957
3-Month
3.45"
(87.63mm)
2.53"
(64.26mm)
0.92"
(23.37mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1956 1996
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1941
Feb–May 1957
4-Month
4.05"
(102.87mm)
3.17"
(80.52mm)
0.88"
(22.35mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1956 1972
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1941
Jan–May 1957
5-Month
4.93"
(125.22mm)
3.78"
(96.01mm)
1.15"
(29.21mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1956 2011
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1941
Dec 1956–May 1957
6-Month
5.06"
(128.52mm)
4.52"
(114.81mm)
0.54"
(13.71mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1956 2006
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1941
Nov 1956–May 1957
7-Month
5.13"
(130.30mm)
5.17"
(131.32mm)
-0.04"
(-1.02mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1956 2006
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1941
Oct 1956–May 1957
8-Month
5.64"
(143.26mm)
6.30"
(160.02mm)
-0.66"
(-16.76mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1956 1904
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1941
Sep 1956–May 1957
9-Month
5.71"
(145.03mm)
8.01"
(203.45mm)
-2.30"
(-58.42mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1956 1904
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1905
Aug 1956–May 1957
10-Month
7.05"
(179.07mm)
10.48"
(266.19mm)
-3.43"
(-87.12mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1956 1974
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1905
Jul 1956–May 1957
11-Month
8.82"
(224.03mm)
12.83"
(325.88mm)
-4.01"
(-101.85mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1925 1904
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1992
Jun 1956–May 1957
12-Month
9.52"
(241.81mm)
13.98"
(355.09mm)
-4.46"
(-113.28mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1925 2013
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1992
Dec 1955–May 1957
18-Month
11.82"
(300.23mm)
18.53"
(470.66mm)
-6.71"
(-170.43mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1957 2013
125th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1942
Jun 1955–May 1957
24-Month
19.69"
(500.13mm)
27.99"
(710.95mm)
-8.30"
(-210.82mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1957 2013
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1942
Jun 1954–May 1957
36-Month
31.01"
(787.65mm)
41.97"
(1,066.04mm)
-10.96"
(-278.39mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1954 2013
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1987
Jun 1953–May 1957
48-Month
40.61"
(1,031.49mm)
55.93"
(1,420.62mm)
-15.32"
(-389.13mm)
1st Driest Driest since: 1957 1957
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1988
Jun 1952–May 1957
60-Month
51.32"
(1,303.53mm)
69.89"
(1,775.21mm)
-18.57"
(-471.68mm)
1st Driest Driest since: 1957 1957
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1987

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, Precipitation, published September 2022, retrieved on October 6, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/