Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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New Mexico

Precipitation Rankings, August 1980

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1980
1-Month
2.24"
(56.90mm)
2.47"
(62.74mm)
-0.23"
(-5.84mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1978 1962
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2006
Jul–Aug 1980
2-Month
3.05"
(77.47mm)
4.82"
(122.43mm)
-1.77"
(-44.96mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1978 2003
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2006
Ties: 1978
Jun–Aug 1980
3-Month
3.31"
(84.07mm)
5.98"
(151.89mm)
-2.67"
(-67.82mm)
1st Driest Driest since: 1980 1980
128th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1921
May–Aug 1980
4-Month
4.55"
(115.57mm)
7.03"
(178.56mm)
-2.48"
(-62.99mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1956 2020
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1921
Apr–Aug 1980
5-Month
5.40"
(137.16mm)
7.78"
(197.61mm)
-2.38"
(-60.45mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1964 2020
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1941
Mar–Aug 1980
6-Month
6.00"
(152.40mm)
8.51"
(216.15mm)
-2.51"
(-63.75mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1964 2011
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1941
Feb–Aug 1980
7-Month
7.05"
(179.07mm)
9.15"
(232.41mm)
-2.10"
(-53.34mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1974 2011
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1941
Jan–Aug 1980
8-Month
8.15"
(207.01mm)
9.77"
(248.16mm)
-1.62"
(-41.15mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1976 2011
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1941
Dec 1979–Aug 1980
9-Month
8.83"
(224.28mm)
10.50"
(266.70mm)
-1.67"
(-42.42mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1976 2011
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1941
Ties: 1946
Nov 1979–Aug 1980
10-Month
9.42"
(239.27mm)
11.16"
(283.46mm)
-1.74"
(-44.19mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1976 2011
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1941
Oct 1979–Aug 1980
11-Month
9.88"
(250.95mm)
12.29"
(312.17mm)
-2.41"
(-61.22mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1976 2011
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1941
Sep 1979–Aug 1980
12-Month
10.94"
(277.88mm)
13.99"
(355.35mm)
-3.05"
(-77.47mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1974 2011
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1941
Mar 1979–Aug 1980
18-Month
20.69"
(525.53mm)
22.51"
(571.75mm)
-1.82"
(-46.22mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1976 2012
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1942
Sep 1978–Aug 1980
24-Month
29.47"
(748.54mm)
28.02"
(711.71mm)
1.45"
(36.83mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1978 2012
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1942
Sep 1977–Aug 1980
36-Month
41.99"
(1,066.55mm)
41.97"
(1,066.04mm)
0.02"
(0.51mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1978 2013
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1987
Sep 1976–Aug 1980
48-Month
55.78"
(1,416.81mm)
55.94"
(1,420.88mm)
-0.16"
(-4.07mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1978 1956
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1987
Sep 1975–Aug 1980
60-Month
67.99"
(1,726.95mm)
69.94"
(1,776.48mm)
-1.95"
(-49.53mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1978 1956
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1988
Ties: 2016

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, Precipitation, published September 2022, retrieved on September 25, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/