Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Colorado

Precipitation Rankings, April 1897

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1897
1-Month
1.24"
(31.50mm)
1.84"
(46.74mm)
-0.60"
(-15.24mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1896 2002
96th Wettest Wettest to Date 1900
Mar–Apr 1897
2-Month
3.73"
(94.74mm)
3.35"
(85.09mm)
0.38"
(9.65mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1896 2002
37th Wettest Wettest to Date 1906
Feb–Apr 1897
3-Month
5.81"
(147.57mm)
4.44"
(112.78mm)
1.37"
(34.79mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1896 2002
14th Wettest Wettest to Date 1905
Jan–Apr 1897
4-Month
7.08"
(179.83mm)
5.51"
(139.95mm)
1.57"
(39.88mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1896 2002
12th Wettest Wettest to Date 1905
Ties: 1993
Dec 1896–Apr 1897
5-Month
7.85"
(199.39mm)
6.58"
(167.13mm)
1.27"
(32.26mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1896 2002
22nd Wettest Wettest to Date 1905
Nov 1896–Apr 1897
6-Month
8.80"
(223.52mm)
7.65"
(194.31mm)
1.15"
(29.21mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1896 1904
26th Wettest Wettest to Date 1984
Ties: 1999
Oct 1896–Apr 1897
7-Month
9.89"
(251.21mm)
8.98"
(228.09mm)
0.91"
(23.12mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1896 2002
40th Wettest Wettest to Date 1942
Sep 1896–Apr 1897
8-Month
12.06"
(306.32mm)
10.41"
(264.41mm)
1.65"
(41.91mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1896 1902, 2002
25th Wettest Wettest to Date 1942
Aug 1896–Apr 1897
9-Month
13.47"
(342.14mm)
12.42"
(315.47mm)
1.05"
(26.67mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1896 2002
42nd Wettest Wettest to Date 1942
Jul 1896–Apr 1897
10-Month
16.06"
(407.92mm)
14.52"
(368.81mm)
1.54"
(39.11mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1896 1902
33rd Wettest Wettest to Date 1942
Jun 1896–Apr 1897
11-Month
17.07"
(433.58mm)
16.07"
(408.18mm)
1.00"
(25.40mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1896 1981
41st Wettest Wettest to Date 1942
May 1896–Apr 1897
12-Month
18.21"
(462.53mm)
18.08"
(459.23mm)
0.13"
(3.30mm)
63rd Driest Driest to Date 2013
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1896 1942
Nov 1895–Apr 1897
18-Month
25.87"
(657.10mm)
25.76"
(654.30mm)
0.11"
(2.80mm)
70th Driest Driest to Date 2013
54th Wettest Wettest to Date 1942
May 1895–Apr 1897
24-Month
37.08"
(941.83mm)
36.16"
(918.46mm)
0.92"
(23.37mm)
80th Driest Driest to Date 1902
44th Wettest Wettest to Date 1942

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 13, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/