Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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New Mexico

Precipitation Rankings, May 1989

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1989
1-Month
0.58"
(14.73mm)
1.05"
(26.67mm)
-0.47"
(-11.94mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1975 1998
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1941
Apr–May 1989
2-Month
0.69"
(17.53mm)
1.80"
(45.72mm)
-1.11"
(-28.19mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1974 2022
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1941
Mar–May 1989
3-Month
1.10"
(27.94mm)
2.53"
(64.26mm)
-1.43"
(-36.32mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1974 1996
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1941
Feb–May 1989
4-Month
1.79"
(45.47mm)
3.17"
(80.52mm)
-1.38"
(-35.05mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1974 1972
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1941
Jan–May 1989
5-Month
2.44"
(61.98mm)
3.78"
(96.01mm)
-1.34"
(-34.03mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1974 2011
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1941
Ties: 1945
Dec 1988–May 1989
6-Month
2.93"
(74.42mm)
4.52"
(114.81mm)
-1.59"
(-40.39mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1974 2006
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1941
Nov 1988–May 1989
7-Month
3.34"
(84.84mm)
5.17"
(131.32mm)
-1.83"
(-46.48mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1974 2006
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1941
Oct 1988–May 1989
8-Month
3.81"
(96.77mm)
6.30"
(160.02mm)
-2.49"
(-63.25mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1974 1904
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1941
Sep 1988–May 1989
9-Month
6.07"
(154.18mm)
8.01"
(203.45mm)
-1.94"
(-49.27mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1974 1904
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1905
Aug 1988–May 1989
10-Month
9.66"
(245.36mm)
10.48"
(266.19mm)
-0.82"
(-20.83mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1977 1974
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1905
Jul 1988–May 1989
11-Month
12.66"
(321.56mm)
12.83"
(325.88mm)
-0.17"
(-4.32mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1988 1904
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1992
Jun 1988–May 1989
12-Month
14.51"
(368.55mm)
13.98"
(355.09mm)
0.53"
(13.46mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1988 2013
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1992
Dec 1987–May 1989
18-Month
19.70"
(500.38mm)
18.53"
(470.66mm)
1.17"
(29.72mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1984 2013
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1942
Jun 1987–May 1989
24-Month
28.36"
(720.34mm)
27.99"
(710.95mm)
0.37"
(9.39mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1982 2013
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1942
Jun 1986–May 1989
36-Month
50.06"
(1,271.52mm)
41.97"
(1,066.04mm)
8.09"
(205.48mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1986 2013
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1987
Jun 1985–May 1989
48-Month
65.69"
(1,668.53mm)
55.93"
(1,420.62mm)
9.76"
(247.91mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1986 1957
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1988
Jun 1984–May 1989
60-Month
86.08"
(2,186.43mm)
69.89"
(1,775.21mm)
16.19"
(411.22mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1988 1957
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1987

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published August 2022, retrieved on August 10, 2022 from https://www.ncei.noaa.gov/cag/