Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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New Mexico

Precipitation Rankings, March 2021

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 2021
1-Month
0.54"
(13.72mm)
0.73"
(18.54mm)
-0.19"
(-4.82mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 2018 1956
76th Wettest Wettest since: 2020 1905
Ties: 1898, 1987
Feb–Mar 2021
2-Month
0.96"
(24.38mm)
1.37"
(34.80mm)
-0.41"
(-10.42mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 2016 1972
88th Wettest Wettest since: 2020 1905
Ties: 1960, 1976
Jan–Mar 2021
3-Month
1.45"
(36.83mm)
1.99"
(50.55mm)
-0.54"
(-13.72mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 2018 1972
89th Wettest Wettest since: 2020 1905
Dec 2020–Mar 2021
4-Month
1.85"
(46.99mm)
2.72"
(69.09mm)
-0.87"
(-22.10mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 2018 1904
96th Wettest Wettest since: 2020 1905
Nov 2020–Mar 2021
5-Month
2.13"
(54.10mm)
3.37"
(85.60mm)
-1.24"
(-31.50mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 2018 1904
106th Wettest Wettest since: 2020 2005
Ties: 2009
Oct 2020–Mar 2021
6-Month
2.71"
(68.83mm)
4.50"
(114.30mm)
-1.79"
(-45.47mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 2018 1904
107th Wettest Wettest since: 2020 1987
Sep 2020–Mar 2021
7-Month
3.51"
(89.15mm)
6.21"
(157.73mm)
-2.70"
(-68.58mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 2013 1904
120th Wettest Wettest since: 2020 1905
Ties: 1956, 2013
Aug 2020–Mar 2021
8-Month
4.22"
(107.19mm)
8.68"
(220.47mm)
-4.46"
(-113.28mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1925 1925
126th Wettest Wettest since: 2020 1973
Jul 2020–Mar 2021
9-Month
6.42"
(163.07mm)
11.03"
(280.16mm)
-4.61"
(-117.09mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1904 1904
126th Wettest Wettest since: 2020 1973
Jun 2020–Mar 2021
10-Month
6.88"
(174.75mm)
12.18"
(309.37mm)
-5.30"
(-134.62mm)
1st Driest Driest since: 2021 2021
127th Wettest Wettest since: 2020 1987
May 2020–Mar 2021
11-Month
7.08"
(179.83mm)
13.25"
(336.55mm)
-6.17"
(-156.72mm)
1st Driest Driest since: 2021 2021
127th Wettest Wettest since: 2020 1942
Apr 2020–Mar 2021
12-Month
7.27"
(184.66mm)
14.01"
(355.85mm)
-6.74"
(-171.19mm)
1st Driest Driest since: 2021 2021
127th Wettest Wettest since: 2020 1942
Oct 2019–Mar 2021
18-Month
13.52"
(343.41mm)
18.52"
(470.41mm)
-5.00"
(-127.00mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 2013 1957
119th Wettest Wettest since: 2020 1942
Apr 2019–Mar 2021
24-Month
20.99"
(533.15mm)
27.99"
(710.95mm)
-7.00"
(-177.80mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 2013 2013
121st Wettest Wettest since: 2020 1942
Apr 2018–Mar 2021
36-Month
34.73"
(882.14mm)
41.98"
(1,066.29mm)
-7.25"
(-184.15mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 2014 1957
114th Wettest Wettest since: 2020 1987
Apr 2017–Mar 2021
48-Month
47.90"
(1,216.66mm)
55.95"
(1,421.13mm)
-8.05"
(-204.47mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 2015 1957
110th Wettest Wettest since: 2020 1988
Apr 2016–Mar 2021
60-Month
62.77"
(1,594.36mm)
69.91"
(1,775.71mm)
-7.14"
(-181.35mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 2015 1957
101st Wettest Wettest since: 2020 1989

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, Precipitation, published September 2022, retrieved on October 6, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/