Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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New Mexico

Precipitation Rankings, March 1988

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1988
1-Month
0.23"
(5.84mm)
0.73"
(18.54mm)
-0.50"
(-12.70mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1972 1956
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1905
Ties: 1910
Feb–Mar 1988
2-Month
0.93"
(23.62mm)
1.37"
(34.80mm)
-0.44"
(-11.18mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1984 1972
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1905
Jan–Mar 1988
3-Month
1.49"
(37.85mm)
1.99"
(50.55mm)
-0.50"
(-12.70mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1984 1972
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1905
Ties: 1922
Dec 1987–Mar 1988
4-Month
2.82"
(71.63mm)
2.72"
(69.09mm)
0.10"
(2.54mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1986 1904
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1905
Nov 1987–Mar 1988
5-Month
3.64"
(92.46mm)
3.37"
(85.60mm)
0.27"
(6.86mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1986 1904
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2005
Oct 1987–Mar 1988
6-Month
4.15"
(105.41mm)
4.50"
(114.30mm)
-0.35"
(-8.89mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1981 1904
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1987
Sep 1987–Mar 1988
7-Month
5.15"
(130.81mm)
6.21"
(157.73mm)
-1.06"
(-26.92mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1974 1904
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1905
Aug 1987–Mar 1988
8-Month
8.71"
(221.23mm)
8.68"
(220.47mm)
0.03"
(0.76mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1984 1925
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1973
Ties: 2014
Jul 1987–Mar 1988
9-Month
9.85"
(250.19mm)
11.03"
(280.16mm)
-1.18"
(-29.97mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1981 1904
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1973
Jun 1987–Mar 1988
10-Month
11.48"
(291.59mm)
12.18"
(309.37mm)
-0.70"
(-17.78mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1984 2021
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1987
May 1987–Mar 1988
11-Month
13.24"
(336.30mm)
13.25"
(336.55mm)
-0.01"
(-0.25mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1984 2021
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1942
Apr 1987–Mar 1988
12-Month
13.69"
(347.73mm)
14.01"
(355.85mm)
-0.32"
(-8.12mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1984 2021
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1942
Ties: 1937
Oct 1986–Mar 1988
18-Month
22.63"
(574.80mm)
18.52"
(470.41mm)
4.11"
(104.39mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1984 1957
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1942
Apr 1986–Mar 1988
24-Month
35.26"
(895.60mm)
27.99"
(710.95mm)
7.27"
(184.65mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1985 2013
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1942
Apr 1985–Mar 1988
36-Month
51.46"
(1,307.08mm)
41.98"
(1,066.29mm)
9.48"
(240.79mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1986 1957
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1987
Apr 1984–Mar 1988
48-Month
70.81"
(1,798.57mm)
55.95"
(1,421.13mm)
14.86"
(377.44mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1987 1957
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1988
Apr 1983–Mar 1988
60-Month
83.35"
(2,117.09mm)
69.91"
(1,775.71mm)
13.44"
(341.38mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1986 1957
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1989

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, Precipitation, published September 2022, retrieved on September 24, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/