Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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New Mexico

Precipitation Rankings, May 2022

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 2022
1-Month
0.18"
(4.57mm)
1.05"
(26.67mm)
-0.87"
(-22.10mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 2004 1998
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 2021 1941
Apr–May 2022
2-Month
0.23"
(5.84mm)
1.80"
(45.72mm)
-1.57"
(-39.88mm)
1st Driest Driest since: 2022 2022
128th Wettest Wettest since: 2021 1941
Mar–May 2022
3-Month
0.74"
(18.80mm)
2.53"
(64.26mm)
-1.79"
(-45.46mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 2013 1996
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 2021 1941
Feb–May 2022
4-Month
1.04"
(26.42mm)
3.17"
(80.52mm)
-2.13"
(-54.10mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 2013 1972
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 2021 1941
Ties: 1896
Jan–May 2022
5-Month
1.40"
(35.56mm)
3.78"
(96.01mm)
-2.38"
(-60.45mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 2011 2011
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 2021 1941
Dec 2021–May 2022
6-Month
1.92"
(48.77mm)
4.52"
(114.81mm)
-2.60"
(-66.04mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 2018 2006
119th Wettest Wettest since: 2021 1941
Nov 2021–May 2022
7-Month
2.02"
(51.31mm)
5.17"
(131.32mm)
-3.15"
(-80.01mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 2018 2006
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 2021 1941
Oct 2021–May 2022
8-Month
2.60"
(66.04mm)
6.30"
(160.02mm)
-3.70"
(-93.98mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 2013 1904
124th Wettest Wettest since: 2021 1941
Ties: 2013
Sep 2021–May 2022
9-Month
3.87"
(98.30mm)
8.01"
(203.45mm)
-4.14"
(-105.15mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1974 1904
124th Wettest Wettest since: 2021 1905
Aug 2021–May 2022
10-Month
6.21"
(157.73mm)
10.48"
(266.19mm)
-4.27"
(-108.46mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 2021 1974
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 2020 1905
Jul 2021–May 2022
11-Month
9.16"
(232.66mm)
12.83"
(325.88mm)
-3.67"
(-93.22mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 2021 1904
114th Wettest Wettest since: 2020 1992
Jun 2021–May 2022
12-Month
10.87"
(276.10mm)
13.98"
(355.09mm)
-3.11"
(-78.99mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 2021 2013
109th Wettest Wettest since: 2020 1992
Dec 2020–May 2022
18-Month
14.17"
(359.92mm)
18.53"
(470.66mm)
-4.36"
(-110.74mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 2021 2013
110th Wettest Wettest since: 2020 1942
Ties: 1910
Jun 2020–May 2022
24-Month
19.20"
(487.68mm)
27.99"
(710.95mm)
-8.79"
(-223.27mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 2013 2013
125th Wettest Wettest since: 2021 1942
Jun 2019–May 2022
36-Month
31.48"
(799.59mm)
41.97"
(1,066.04mm)
-10.49"
(-266.45mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 2013 2013
121st Wettest Wettest since: 2021 1987
Jun 2018–May 2022
48-Month
46.43"
(1,179.32mm)
55.93"
(1,420.62mm)
-9.50"
(-241.30mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 2014 1957
117th Wettest Wettest since: 2021 1988
Jun 2017–May 2022
60-Month
58.50"
(1,485.90mm)
69.89"
(1,775.21mm)
-11.39"
(-289.31mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 2014 1957
116th Wettest Wettest since: 2021 1987

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, Precipitation, published September 2022, retrieved on September 29, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/