Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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New Mexico

Precipitation Rankings, August 2012

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 2012
1-Month
1.62"
(41.15mm)
2.47"
(62.74mm)
-0.85"
(-21.59mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 2009 1962
108th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 2006
Jul–Aug 2012
2-Month
3.57"
(90.68mm)
4.82"
(122.43mm)
-1.25"
(-31.75mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 2011 2003
109th Wettest Wettest since: 2010 2006
Jun–Aug 2012
3-Month
3.90"
(99.06mm)
5.98"
(151.89mm)
-2.08"
(-52.83mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 2011 1980
121st Wettest Wettest since: 2010 1921
May–Aug 2012
4-Month
4.71"
(119.63mm)
7.03"
(178.56mm)
-2.32"
(-58.93mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 2011 2020
121st Wettest Wettest since: 2010 1921
Apr–Aug 2012
5-Month
5.10"
(129.54mm)
7.78"
(197.61mm)
-2.68"
(-68.07mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 2011 2020
124th Wettest Wettest since: 2010 1941
Mar–Aug 2012
6-Month
5.37"
(136.40mm)
8.51"
(216.15mm)
-3.14"
(-79.75mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 2011 2011
124th Wettest Wettest since: 2010 1941
Feb–Aug 2012
7-Month
5.73"
(145.54mm)
9.15"
(232.41mm)
-3.42"
(-86.87mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 2011 2011
126th Wettest Wettest since: 2010 1941
Jan–Aug 2012
8-Month
6.01"
(152.65mm)
9.77"
(248.16mm)
-3.76"
(-95.51mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 2011 2011
126th Wettest Wettest since: 2010 1941
Dec 2011–Aug 2012
9-Month
7.84"
(199.14mm)
10.50"
(266.70mm)
-2.66"
(-67.56mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 2011 2011
112th Wettest Wettest since: 2010 1941
Nov 2011–Aug 2012
10-Month
8.31"
(211.07mm)
11.16"
(283.46mm)
-2.85"
(-72.39mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 2011 2011
112th Wettest Wettest since: 2010 1941
Oct 2011–Aug 2012
11-Month
9.39"
(238.51mm)
12.29"
(312.17mm)
-2.90"
(-73.66mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 2011 2011
107th Wettest Wettest since: 2010 1941
Sep 2011–Aug 2012
12-Month
11.05"
(280.67mm)
13.99"
(355.35mm)
-2.94"
(-74.68mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 2011 2011
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 2010 1941
Mar 2011–Aug 2012
18-Month
15.39"
(390.91mm)
22.51"
(571.75mm)
-7.12"
(-180.84mm)
1st Driest Driest since: 2012 2012
127th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1942
Sep 2010–Aug 2012
24-Month
18.82"
(478.03mm)
28.02"
(711.71mm)
-9.20"
(-233.68mm)
1st Driest Driest since: 2012 2012
126th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1942
Sep 2009–Aug 2012
36-Month
34.91"
(886.71mm)
41.97"
(1,066.04mm)
-7.06"
(-179.33mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 2004 2013
116th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1987
Sep 2008–Aug 2012
48-Month
46.41"
(1,178.81mm)
55.94"
(1,420.88mm)
-9.53"
(-242.07mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 2003 1956
116th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1987
Sep 2007–Aug 2012
60-Month
60.25"
(1,530.35mm)
69.94"
(1,776.48mm)
-9.69"
(-246.13mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 2004 1956
113th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1988

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, Precipitation, published September 2022, retrieved on October 4, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/