Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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New Mexico

Precipitation Rankings, April 1981

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1981
1-Month
0.72"
(18.29mm)
0.75"
(19.05mm)
-0.03"
(-0.76mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1979 1972
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1915
Ties: 1994
Mar–Apr 1981
2-Month
1.90"
(48.26mm)
1.48"
(37.59mm)
0.42"
(10.67mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1980 1972
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1905
Ties: 1977
Feb–Apr 1981
3-Month
2.19"
(55.63mm)
2.12"
(53.85mm)
0.07"
(1.78mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1979 1972
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1905
Jan–Apr 1981
4-Month
2.63"
(66.80mm)
2.74"
(69.60mm)
-0.11"
(-2.80mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1976 1972
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1905
Dec 1980–Apr 1981
5-Month
2.87"
(72.90mm)
3.47"
(88.14mm)
-0.60"
(-15.24mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1976 1904
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1905
Nov 1980–Apr 1981
6-Month
3.34"
(84.84mm)
4.12"
(104.65mm)
-0.78"
(-19.81mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1976 1904
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1905
Oct 1980–Apr 1981
7-Month
3.73"
(94.74mm)
5.26"
(133.60mm)
-1.53"
(-38.86mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1976 1904
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1905
Sep 1980–Apr 1981
8-Month
6.67"
(169.42mm)
6.96"
(176.78mm)
-0.29"
(-7.36mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1980 1904
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1905
Aug 1980–Apr 1981
9-Month
8.91"
(226.31mm)
9.44"
(239.78mm)
-0.53"
(-13.47mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1977 1925
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1905
Jul 1980–Apr 1981
10-Month
9.72"
(246.89mm)
11.78"
(299.21mm)
-2.06"
(-52.32mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1974 1904
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1905
Jun 1980–Apr 1981
11-Month
9.98"
(253.49mm)
12.94"
(328.68mm)
-2.96"
(-75.19mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1974 2021
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1905
Ties: 1955
May 1980–Apr 1981
12-Month
11.22"
(284.99mm)
14.00"
(355.60mm)
-2.78"
(-70.61mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1974 2021
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1942
Nov 1979–Apr 1981
18-Month
16.09"
(408.69mm)
18.14"
(460.76mm)
-2.05"
(-52.07mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1977 1957
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1942
May 1979–Apr 1981
24-Month
26.31"
(668.27mm)
27.99"
(710.95mm)
-1.68"
(-42.68mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1978 2013
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1942
May 1978–Apr 1981
36-Month
42.73"
(1,085.34mm)
41.98"
(1,066.29mm)
0.75"
(19.05mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1979 2013
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1987
May 1977–Apr 1981
48-Month
55.92"
(1,420.37mm)
55.96"
(1,421.38mm)
-0.04"
(-1.01mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1979 1957
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1988
May 1976–Apr 1981
60-Month
68.59"
(1,742.19mm)
69.92"
(1,775.97mm)
-1.33"
(-33.78mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1978 1957
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1989

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published August 2022, retrieved on August 18, 2022 from https://www.ncei.noaa.gov/cag/