Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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New Mexico

Precipitation Rankings, April 1997

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1997
1-Month
1.87"
(47.50mm)
0.75"
(19.05mm)
1.12"
(28.45mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1996 1972
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1915
Ties: 1941
Mar–Apr 1997
2-Month
2.09"
(53.09mm)
1.48"
(37.59mm)
0.61"
(15.50mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1996 1972
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1905
Feb–Apr 1997
3-Month
3.03"
(76.96mm)
2.12"
(53.85mm)
0.91"
(23.11mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1996 1972
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1905
Ties: 1923
Jan–Apr 1997
4-Month
4.14"
(105.16mm)
2.74"
(69.60mm)
1.40"
(35.56mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1996 1972
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1905
Dec 1996–Apr 1997
5-Month
4.27"
(108.46mm)
3.47"
(88.14mm)
0.80"
(20.32mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1996 1904
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1993 1905
Nov 1996–Apr 1997
6-Month
4.89"
(124.21mm)
4.13"
(104.90mm)
0.76"
(19.31mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1996 1904
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1905
Oct 1996–Apr 1997
7-Month
6.33"
(160.78mm)
5.26"
(133.60mm)
1.07"
(27.18mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1996 1904
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1905
Sep 1996–Apr 1997
8-Month
8.57"
(217.68mm)
6.96"
(176.78mm)
1.61"
(40.90mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1996 1904
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1992 1905
Aug 1996–Apr 1997
9-Month
11.54"
(293.12mm)
9.44"
(239.78mm)
2.10"
(53.34mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1996 1925
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1992 1905
Jul 1996–Apr 1997
10-Month
14.44"
(366.78mm)
11.78"
(299.21mm)
2.66"
(67.57mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1996 1904
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1992 1905
Jun 1996–Apr 1997
11-Month
16.88"
(428.75mm)
12.94"
(328.68mm)
3.94"
(100.07mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1996 2021
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1992 1905
May 1996–Apr 1997
12-Month
17.07"
(433.58mm)
14.00"
(355.60mm)
3.07"
(77.98mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1996 2021
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1992 1942
Nov 1995–Apr 1997
18-Month
18.95"
(481.33mm)
18.14"
(460.76mm)
0.81"
(20.57mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1996 1957
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1993 1942
May 1995–Apr 1997
24-Month
27.24"
(691.90mm)
27.99"
(710.95mm)
-0.75"
(-19.05mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1996 2013
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1942
May 1994–Apr 1997
36-Month
42.06"
(1,068.32mm)
41.98"
(1,066.29mm)
0.08"
(2.03mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1996 2013
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1987
May 1993–Apr 1997
48-Month
54.83"
(1,392.68mm)
55.96"
(1,421.38mm)
-1.13"
(-28.70mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1996 1957
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1988
May 1992–Apr 1997
60-Month
71.10"
(1,805.94mm)
69.92"
(1,775.97mm)
1.18"
(29.97mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1984 1957
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 1989

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, Precipitation, published September 2022, retrieved on October 3, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/