Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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New Mexico

Precipitation Rankings, August 2020

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 2020
1-Month
0.71"
(18.03mm)
2.47"
(62.74mm)
-1.76"
(-44.71mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1962 1962
127th Wettest Wettest since: 2019 2006
Jul–Aug 2020
2-Month
2.91"
(73.91mm)
4.82"
(122.43mm)
-1.91"
(-48.52mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 2003 2003
124th Wettest Wettest since: 2019 2006
Jun–Aug 2020
3-Month
3.37"
(85.60mm)
5.98"
(151.89mm)
-2.61"
(-66.29mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1980 1980
127th Wettest Wettest since: 2019 1921
May–Aug 2020
4-Month
3.57"
(90.68mm)
7.03"
(178.56mm)
-3.46"
(-87.88mm)
1st Driest Driest since: 2020 2020
128th Wettest Wettest since: 2019 1921
Apr–Aug 2020
5-Month
3.76"
(95.50mm)
7.78"
(197.61mm)
-4.02"
(-102.11mm)
1st Driest Driest since: 2020 2020
128th Wettest Wettest since: 2019 1941
Mar–Aug 2020
6-Month
4.96"
(125.98mm)
8.51"
(216.15mm)
-3.55"
(-90.17mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 2011 2011
125th Wettest Wettest since: 2019 1941
Feb–Aug 2020
7-Month
5.77"
(146.56mm)
9.15"
(232.41mm)
-3.38"
(-85.85mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 2012 2011
125th Wettest Wettest since: 2019 1941
Jan–Aug 2020
8-Month
6.29"
(159.77mm)
9.77"
(248.16mm)
-3.48"
(-88.39mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 2012 2011
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 2019 1941
Dec 2019–Aug 2020
9-Month
7.03"
(178.56mm)
10.50"
(266.70mm)
-3.47"
(-88.14mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 2011 2011
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 2019 1941
Nov 2019–Aug 2020
10-Month
8.81"
(223.77mm)
11.16"
(283.46mm)
-2.35"
(-59.69mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 2018 2011
106th Wettest Wettest since: 2019 1941
Oct 2019–Aug 2020
11-Month
10.01"
(254.25mm)
12.29"
(312.17mm)
-2.28"
(-57.92mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 2018 2011
99th Wettest Wettest since: 2019 1941
Sep 2019–Aug 2020
12-Month
11.51"
(292.35mm)
13.99"
(355.35mm)
-2.48"
(-63.00mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 2018 2011
100th Wettest Wettest since: 2019 1941
Mar 2019–Aug 2020
18-Month
18.51"
(470.15mm)
22.51"
(571.75mm)
-4.00"
(-101.60mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 2013 2012
107th Wettest Wettest since: 2019 1942
Sep 2018–Aug 2020
24-Month
25.36"
(644.14mm)
28.02"
(711.71mm)
-2.66"
(-67.57mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 2019 2012
91st Wettest Wettest since: 2018 1942
Sep 2017–Aug 2020
36-Month
36.10"
(916.94mm)
41.97"
(1,066.04mm)
-5.87"
(-149.10mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 2014 2013
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 2019 1987
Sep 2016–Aug 2020
48-Month
51.79"
(1,315.47mm)
55.94"
(1,420.88mm)
-4.15"
(-105.41mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 2014 1956
89th Wettest Wettest since: 2019 1987
Sep 2015–Aug 2020
60-Month
66.02"
(1,676.91mm)
69.94"
(1,776.48mm)
-3.92"
(-99.57mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 2015 1956
84th Wettest Wettest since: 2019 1988

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/