Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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New Mexico

Precipitation Rankings, October 1962

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
October 1962
1-Month
1.09"
(27.69mm)
1.15"
(29.21mm)
-0.06"
(-1.52mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1961 1952
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1896
Sep–Oct 1962
2-Month
3.71"
(94.23mm)
2.83"
(71.88mm)
0.88"
(22.35mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1961 1956
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1941
Ties: 1916, 1942, 1983
Aug–Oct 1962
3-Month
4.35"
(110.49mm)
5.30"
(134.62mm)
-0.95"
(-24.13mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1956 1956
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1941
Jul–Oct 1962
4-Month
7.74"
(196.60mm)
7.64"
(194.06mm)
0.10"
(2.54mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1961 1922
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1941
Jun–Oct 1962
5-Month
8.79"
(223.27mm)
8.81"
(223.77mm)
-0.02"
(-0.50mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1961 1956
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1941
May–Oct 1962
6-Month
9.02"
(229.11mm)
9.86"
(250.44mm)
-0.84"
(-21.33mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1956 2020
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1941
Ties: 2002
Apr–Oct 1962
7-Month
9.40"
(238.76mm)
10.61"
(269.49mm)
-1.21"
(-30.73mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1956 1956
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1941
Mar–Oct 1962
8-Month
9.83"
(249.68mm)
11.34"
(288.04mm)
-1.51"
(-38.36mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1956 1956
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1941
Feb–Oct 1962
9-Month
10.24"
(260.10mm)
11.98"
(304.29mm)
-1.74"
(-44.19mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1956 1956
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1941
Jan–Oct 1962
10-Month
11.03"
(280.16mm)
12.59"
(319.79mm)
-1.56"
(-39.63mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1956 1956
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1941
Dec 1961–Oct 1962
11-Month
12.00"
(304.80mm)
13.33"
(338.58mm)
-1.33"
(-33.78mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1959 1956
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1941
Nov 1961–Oct 1962
12-Month
13.25"
(336.55mm)
13.98"
(355.09mm)
-0.73"
(-18.54mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1961 1956
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1941
Ties: 1904
May 1961–Oct 1962
18-Month
22.33"
(567.18mm)
23.85"
(605.79mm)
-1.52"
(-38.61mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1957 1956
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1941
Nov 1960–Oct 1962
24-Month
26.19"
(665.23mm)
28.00"
(711.20mm)
-1.81"
(-45.97mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1957 1956
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1942
Nov 1959–Oct 1962
36-Month
40.88"
(1,038.35mm)
41.98"
(1,066.29mm)
-1.10"
(-27.94mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1961 1956
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1942
Nov 1958–Oct 1962
48-Month
53.15"
(1,350.01mm)
55.95"
(1,421.13mm)
-2.80"
(-71.12mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1959 1956
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1988
Nov 1957–Oct 1962
60-Month
70.32"
(1,786.13mm)
69.92"
(1,775.97mm)
0.40"
(10.16mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1960 1956
57th 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 September 28, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/