Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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New Mexico

Precipitation Rankings, August 1962

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1962
1-Month
0.64"
(16.26mm)
2.47"
(62.74mm)
-1.83"
(-46.48mm)
1st Driest Driest since: 1962 1962
128th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2006
Jul–Aug 1962
2-Month
4.03"
(102.36mm)
4.82"
(122.43mm)
-0.79"
(-20.07mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1956 2003
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2006
Jun–Aug 1962
3-Month
5.08"
(129.03mm)
5.98"
(151.89mm)
-0.90"
(-22.86mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1956 1980
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1921
May–Aug 1962
4-Month
5.31"
(134.87mm)
7.03"
(178.56mm)
-1.72"
(-43.69mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1956 2020
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1921
Apr–Aug 1962
5-Month
5.69"
(144.53mm)
7.78"
(197.61mm)
-2.09"
(-53.08mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1956 2020
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1941
Mar–Aug 1962
6-Month
6.12"
(155.45mm)
8.51"
(216.15mm)
-2.39"
(-60.70mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1956 2011
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1941
Feb–Aug 1962
7-Month
6.53"
(165.86mm)
9.15"
(232.41mm)
-2.62"
(-66.55mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1956 2011
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1941
Jan–Aug 1962
8-Month
7.32"
(185.93mm)
9.77"
(248.16mm)
-2.45"
(-62.23mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1956 2011
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1941
Dec 1961–Aug 1962
9-Month
8.29"
(210.57mm)
10.50"
(266.70mm)
-2.21"
(-56.13mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1956 2011
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1941
Nov 1961–Aug 1962
10-Month
9.54"
(242.32mm)
11.16"
(283.46mm)
-1.62"
(-41.14mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1956 2011
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1941
Oct 1961–Aug 1962
11-Month
10.41"
(264.41mm)
12.29"
(312.17mm)
-1.88"
(-47.76mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1956 2011
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1941
Sep 1961–Aug 1962
12-Month
12.21"
(310.13mm)
13.99"
(355.35mm)
-1.78"
(-45.22mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1956 2011
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1941
Ties: 1976, 1989
Mar 1961–Aug 1962
18-Month
20.17"
(512.32mm)
22.51"
(571.75mm)
-2.34"
(-59.43mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1957 2012
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1942
Sep 1960–Aug 1962
24-Month
26.29"
(667.77mm)
28.02"
(711.71mm)
-1.73"
(-43.94mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1957 2012
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1942
Sep 1959–Aug 1962
36-Month
39.11"
(993.39mm)
41.97"
(1,066.04mm)
-2.86"
(-72.65mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1958 2013
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1987
Sep 1958–Aug 1962
48-Month
54.12"
(1,374.65mm)
55.94"
(1,420.88mm)
-1.82"
(-46.23mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1959 1956
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1987
Sep 1957–Aug 1962
60-Month
69.72"
(1,770.89mm)
69.94"
(1,776.48mm)
-0.22"
(-5.59mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1960 1956
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1988

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, Precipitation, published September 2022, retrieved on October 5, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/