Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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New Mexico

Precipitation Rankings, August 1957

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1957
1-Month
3.69"
(93.73mm)
2.47"
(62.74mm)
1.22"
(30.99mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1956 1962
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1907 2006
Jul–Aug 1957
2-Month
6.34"
(161.04mm)
4.82"
(122.43mm)
1.52"
(38.61mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1956 2003
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 2006
Jun–Aug 1957
3-Month
6.80"
(172.72mm)
5.98"
(151.89mm)
0.82"
(20.83mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1956 1980
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1921
May–Aug 1957
4-Month
8.24"
(209.30mm)
7.03"
(178.56mm)
1.21"
(30.74mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1956 2020
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1921
Apr–Aug 1957
5-Month
9.15"
(232.41mm)
7.78"
(197.61mm)
1.37"
(34.80mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1956 2020
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1941
Mar–Aug 1957
6-Month
10.25"
(260.35mm)
8.51"
(216.15mm)
1.74"
(44.20mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1956 2011
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1941
Feb–Aug 1957
7-Month
10.85"
(275.59mm)
9.15"
(232.41mm)
1.70"
(43.18mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1956 2011
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1941
Jan–Aug 1957
8-Month
11.73"
(297.94mm)
9.77"
(248.16mm)
1.96"
(49.78mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1956 2011
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1941
Dec 1956–Aug 1957
9-Month
11.86"
(301.24mm)
10.50"
(266.70mm)
1.36"
(34.54mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1956 2011
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1941
Nov 1956–Aug 1957
10-Month
11.93"
(303.02mm)
11.16"
(283.46mm)
0.77"
(19.56mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1956 2011
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1941
Oct 1956–Aug 1957
11-Month
12.44"
(315.98mm)
12.29"
(312.17mm)
0.15"
(3.81mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1956 2011
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1941
Sep 1956–Aug 1957
12-Month
12.51"
(317.75mm)
13.99"
(355.35mm)
-1.48"
(-37.60mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1956 2011
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1941
Mar 1956–Aug 1957
18-Month
17.10"
(434.34mm)
22.51"
(571.75mm)
-5.41"
(-137.41mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1956 2012
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1942
Sep 1955–Aug 1957
24-Month
20.55"
(521.97mm)
28.02"
(711.71mm)
-7.47"
(-189.74mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1956 2012
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1942
Sep 1954–Aug 1957
36-Month
32.85"
(834.39mm)
41.97"
(1,066.04mm)
-9.12"
(-231.65mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1956 2013
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1987
Sep 1953–Aug 1957
48-Month
42.71"
(1,084.83mm)
55.94"
(1,420.88mm)
-13.23"
(-336.05mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1956 1956
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1987
Sep 1952–Aug 1957
60-Month
52.73"
(1,339.34mm)
69.94"
(1,776.48mm)
-17.21"
(-437.14mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1956 1956
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1988

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, Precipitation, published September 2022, retrieved on September 27, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/