Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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New Mexico

Precipitation Rankings, April 1971

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1971
1-Month
0.49"
(12.45mm)
0.75"
(19.05mm)
-0.26"
(-6.60mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1970 1972
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1915
Ties: 1934
Mar–Apr 1971
2-Month
0.63"
(16.00mm)
1.48"
(37.59mm)
-0.85"
(-21.59mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1967 1972
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1905
Feb–Apr 1971
3-Month
0.98"
(24.89mm)
2.12"
(53.85mm)
-1.14"
(-28.96mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1967 1972
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1905
Ties: 1955
Jan–Apr 1971
4-Month
1.23"
(31.24mm)
2.74"
(69.60mm)
-1.51"
(-38.36mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1967 1972
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1905
Dec 1970–Apr 1971
5-Month
1.48"
(37.59mm)
3.47"
(88.14mm)
-1.99"
(-50.55mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1967 1904
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1905
Nov 1970–Apr 1971
6-Month
1.66"
(42.16mm)
4.12"
(104.65mm)
-2.46"
(-62.49mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1967 1904
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1905
Oct 1970–Apr 1971
7-Month
2.68"
(68.07mm)
5.26"
(133.60mm)
-2.58"
(-65.53mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1967 1904
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1905
Sep 1970–Apr 1971
8-Month
4.18"
(106.17mm)
6.96"
(176.78mm)
-2.78"
(-70.61mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1967 1904
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1905
Aug 1970–Apr 1971
9-Month
5.92"
(150.37mm)
9.44"
(239.78mm)
-3.52"
(-89.41mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1957 1925
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1905
Jul 1970–Apr 1971
10-Month
8.37"
(212.60mm)
11.78"
(299.21mm)
-3.41"
(-86.61mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1957 1904
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1905
Jun 1970–Apr 1971
11-Month
9.33"
(236.98mm)
12.94"
(328.68mm)
-3.61"
(-91.70mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1957 2021
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1905
May 1970–Apr 1971
12-Month
9.72"
(246.89mm)
14.00"
(355.60mm)
-4.28"
(-108.71mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1957 2021
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1942
Nov 1969–Apr 1971
18-Month
12.81"
(325.37mm)
18.14"
(460.76mm)
-5.33"
(-135.39mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1957 1957
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1942
May 1969–Apr 1971
24-Month
25.72"
(653.29mm)
27.99"
(710.95mm)
-2.27"
(-57.66mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1966 2013
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1942
May 1968–Apr 1971
36-Month
37.85"
(961.39mm)
41.98"
(1,066.29mm)
-4.13"
(-104.90mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1967 2013
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1987
May 1967–Apr 1971
48-Month
53.17"
(1,350.52mm)
55.96"
(1,421.38mm)
-2.79"
(-70.86mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1968 1957
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1988
May 1966–Apr 1971
60-Month
64.54"
(1,639.32mm)
69.92"
(1,775.97mm)
-5.38"
(-136.65mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1969 1957
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1989

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, Precipitation, published September 2022, retrieved on October 4, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/