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, March 1972

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
March 1972
1-Month
0.07"
(1.78mm)
0.73"
(18.54mm)
-0.66"
(-16.76mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1956 1956
127th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1905
Feb–Mar 1972
2-Month
0.15"
(3.81mm)
1.37"
(34.80mm)
-1.22"
(-30.99mm)
1st Driest Driest since: 1972 1972
128th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1905
Jan–Mar 1972
3-Month
0.32"
(8.13mm)
1.99"
(50.55mm)
-1.67"
(-42.42mm)
1st Driest Driest since: 1972 1972
128th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1905
Dec 1971–Mar 1972
4-Month
1.42"
(36.07mm)
2.72"
(69.09mm)
-1.30"
(-33.02mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1971 1904
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1905
Ties: 1996
Nov 1971–Mar 1972
5-Month
2.32"
(58.93mm)
3.37"
(85.60mm)
-1.05"
(-26.67mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1971 1904
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2005
Oct 1971–Mar 1972
6-Month
4.06"
(103.12mm)
4.50"
(114.30mm)
-0.44"
(-11.18mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1971 1904
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1987
Ties: 1943
Sep 1971–Mar 1972
7-Month
6.07"
(154.18mm)
6.21"
(157.73mm)
-0.14"
(-3.55mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1971 1904
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1905
Ties: 1903
Aug 1971–Mar 1972
8-Month
9.15"
(232.41mm)
8.68"
(220.47mm)
0.47"
(11.94mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1971 1925
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1973
Jul 1971–Mar 1972
9-Month
11.67"
(296.42mm)
11.03"
(280.16mm)
0.64"
(16.26mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1971 1904
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1973
Jun 1971–Mar 1972
10-Month
12.05"
(306.07mm)
12.18"
(309.37mm)
-0.13"
(-3.30mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1971 2021
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1987
May 1971–Mar 1972
11-Month
12.51"
(317.75mm)
13.25"
(336.55mm)
-0.74"
(-18.80mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1971 2021
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1942
Apr 1971–Mar 1972
12-Month
13.00"
(330.20mm)
14.01"
(355.85mm)
-1.01"
(-25.65mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1971 2021
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1942
Oct 1970–Mar 1972
18-Month
15.19"
(385.83mm)
18.52"
(470.41mm)
-3.33"
(-84.58mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1971 1957
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1942
Apr 1970–Mar 1972
24-Month
22.68"
(576.07mm)
27.99"
(710.95mm)
-5.31"
(-134.88mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1965 2013
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1942
Apr 1969–Mar 1972
36-Month
38.96"
(989.58mm)
41.98"
(1,066.29mm)
-3.02"
(-76.71mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1971 1957
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1987
Apr 1968–Mar 1972
48-Month
50.80"
(1,290.32mm)
55.95"
(1,421.13mm)
-5.15"
(-130.81mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1967 1957
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1988
Apr 1967–Mar 1972
60-Month
65.81"
(1,671.57mm)
69.91"
(1,775.71mm)
-4.10"
(-104.14mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1971 1957
88th 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 6, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/