Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

Look up monthly rankings for 1-12, 18, 24, 36, 48, and 60-month time periods using the options below. Data and statistics are as of August 2022. For more information, please see Climatological Rankings.


New Mexico

Precipitation Rankings, August 2018

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 2018
1-Month
1.94"
(49.28mm)
2.47"
(62.74mm)
-0.53"
(-13.46mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 2012 1962
89th Wettest Wettest since: 2017 2006
Ties: 1985
Jul–Aug 2018
2-Month
4.37"
(111.00mm)
4.82"
(122.43mm)
-0.45"
(-11.43mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 2012 2003
79th Wettest Wettest since: 2017 2006
Jun–Aug 2018
3-Month
5.24"
(133.10mm)
5.98"
(151.89mm)
-0.74"
(-18.79mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 2012 1980
90th Wettest Wettest since: 2017 1921
May–Aug 2018
4-Month
5.71"
(145.03mm)
7.03"
(178.56mm)
-1.32"
(-33.53mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 2012 2020
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 2017 1921
Apr–Aug 2018
5-Month
5.86"
(148.84mm)
7.78"
(197.61mm)
-1.92"
(-48.77mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 2012 2020
111th Wettest Wettest since: 2017 1941
Mar–Aug 2018
6-Month
6.13"
(155.70mm)
8.51"
(216.15mm)
-2.38"
(-60.45mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 2012 2011
116th Wettest Wettest since: 2017 1941
Feb–Aug 2018
7-Month
6.87"
(174.50mm)
9.15"
(232.41mm)
-2.28"
(-57.91mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 2012 2011
113th Wettest Wettest since: 2017 1941
Jan–Aug 2018
8-Month
7.03"
(178.56mm)
9.77"
(248.16mm)
-2.74"
(-69.60mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 2012 2011
117th Wettest Wettest since: 2017 1941
Dec 2017–Aug 2018
9-Month
7.14"
(181.36mm)
10.50"
(266.70mm)
-3.36"
(-85.34mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 2011 2011
120th Wettest Wettest since: 2017 1941
Nov 2017–Aug 2018
10-Month
7.25"
(184.15mm)
11.16"
(283.46mm)
-3.91"
(-99.31mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 2011 2011
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 2017 1941
Oct 2017–Aug 2018
11-Month
8.32"
(211.33mm)
12.29"
(312.17mm)
-3.97"
(-100.84mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 2011 2011
120th Wettest Wettest since: 2017 1941
Sep 2017–Aug 2018
12-Month
10.74"
(272.80mm)
13.99"
(355.35mm)
-3.25"
(-82.55mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 2013 2011
109th Wettest Wettest since: 2017 1941
Ties: 1899
Mar 2017–Aug 2018
18-Month
19.51"
(495.55mm)
22.51"
(571.75mm)
-3.00"
(-76.20mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 2013 2012
101st Wettest Wettest since: 2017 1942
Sep 2016–Aug 2018
24-Month
26.43"
(671.32mm)
28.02"
(711.71mm)
-1.59"
(-40.39mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 2014 2012
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 2017 1942
Sep 2015–Aug 2018
36-Month
40.66"
(1,032.76mm)
41.97"
(1,066.04mm)
-1.31"
(-33.28mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 2014 2013
68th Wettest Wettest since: 2017 1987
Sep 2014–Aug 2018
48-Month
59.30"
(1,506.22mm)
55.94"
(1,420.88mm)
3.36"
(85.34mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 2016 1956
36th Wettest Wettest since: 2017 1987
Sep 2013–Aug 2018
60-Month
73.18"
(1,858.77mm)
69.94"
(1,776.48mm)
3.24"
(82.29mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 2017 1956
34th Wettest Wettest since: 2008 1988

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, Precipitation, published September 2022, retrieved on October 5, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/