Climate at a Glance

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Colorado, Climate Division 1. Arkansas Drainage

Precipitation Rankings, December 2002

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 2002
1-Month
0.48"
(12.19mm)
0.53"
(13.46mm)
-0.05"
(-1.27mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 2001 1905, 1970
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1913
Ties: 1916, 1932, 1966, 1992
Nov–Dec 2002
2-Month
0.76"
(19.30mm)
1.19"
(30.23mm)
-0.43"
(-10.93mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 2000 1949
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1913
Ties: 1901
Oct–Dec 2002
3-Month
1.88"
(47.75mm)
2.14"
(54.36mm)
-0.26"
(-6.61mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 2001 1995
70th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 1923
Sep–Dec 2002
4-Month
3.71"
(94.23mm)
3.36"
(85.34mm)
0.35"
(8.89mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 2001 1956
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 1941
Aug–Dec 2002
5-Month
5.15"
(130.81mm)
5.61"
(142.49mm)
-0.46"
(-11.68mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 2001 1939, 1962
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 1923
Jul–Dec 2002
6-Month
6.32"
(160.53mm)
8.05"
(204.47mm)
-1.73"
(-43.94mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1995 1939
96th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1923
Jun–Dec 2002
7-Month
7.59"
(192.79mm)
9.78"
(248.41mm)
-2.19"
(-55.62mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1980 1980
104th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1923
Ties: 1974
May–Dec 2002
8-Month
8.08"
(205.23mm)
11.87"
(301.50mm)
-3.79"
(-96.27mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1980 1939
119th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1923
Apr–Dec 2002
9-Month
8.34"
(211.84mm)
13.42"
(340.87mm)
-5.08"
(-129.03mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1939 1934
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1941
Mar–Dec 2002
10-Month
8.61"
(218.69mm)
14.42"
(366.27mm)
-5.81"
(-147.58mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1939 1934
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1941
Feb–Dec 2002
11-Month
8.86"
(225.04mm)
14.98"
(380.49mm)
-6.12"
(-155.45mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 2002
126th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1941
Jan–Dec 2002
12-Month
9.40"
(238.76mm)
15.43"
(391.92mm)
-6.03"
(-153.16mm)
2nd Driest Driest to Date 2012
125th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1941
Jul 2001–Dec 2002
18-Month
15.93"
(404.62mm)
23.45"
(595.63mm)
-7.52"
(-191.01mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 2002
125th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1942
Jan 2001–Dec 2002
24-Month
24.35"
(618.49mm)
30.87"
(784.10mm)
-6.52"
(-165.61mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1975 2012
116th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1942
Jan 2000–Dec 2002
36-Month
38.38"
(974.85mm)
46.26"
(1,175.00mm)
-7.88"
(-200.15mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1976 1956
112th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1942
Ties: 1937
Jan 1999–Dec 2002
48-Month
58.03"
(1,473.96mm)
61.66"
(1,566.16mm)
-3.63"
(-92.20mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1978 1956
88th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1944
Jan 1998–Dec 2002
60-Month
75.34"
(1,913.64mm)
77.03"
(1,956.56mm)
-1.69"
(-42.92mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1981 1956
70th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1945

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Divisional Time Series, published March 2021, retrieved on March 9, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/