Climate at a Glance

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Colorado

Precipitation Rankings, March 1898

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1898
1-Month
1.01"
(25.65mm)
1.52"
(38.61mm)
-0.51"
(-12.96mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1895 1966
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1906
Ties: 1895, 1936, 2008
Feb–Mar 1898
2-Month
1.45"
(36.83mm)
2.61"
(66.29mm)
-1.16"
(-29.46mm)
5th Driest Driest to Date 1966
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1905
Jan–Mar 1898
3-Month
2.37"
(60.20mm)
3.67"
(93.22mm)
-1.30"
(-33.02mm)
8th Driest Driest to Date 1966
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1980
Ties: 1967
Dec 1897–Mar 1898
4-Month
3.88"
(98.55mm)
4.74"
(120.40mm)
-0.86"
(-21.85mm)
30th Driest Driest to Date 1977
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1979
Nov 1897–Mar 1898
5-Month
4.46"
(113.28mm)
5.81"
(147.57mm)
-1.35"
(-34.29mm)
19th Driest Driest to Date 1977
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1979
Oct 1897–Mar 1898
6-Month
6.94"
(176.28mm)
7.14"
(181.36mm)
-0.20"
(-5.08mm)
54th Driest Driest to Date 1977
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1909
Sep 1897–Mar 1898
7-Month
8.59"
(218.19mm)
8.57"
(217.68mm)
0.02"
(0.51mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1896 1902
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1942
Aug 1897–Mar 1898
8-Month
10.92"
(277.37mm)
10.58"
(268.73mm)
0.34"
(8.64mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1896 1901
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1942
Jul 1897–Mar 1898
9-Month
13.00"
(330.20mm)
12.68"
(322.07mm)
0.32"
(8.13mm)
71st Driest Driest to Date 1901
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1942
Jun 1897–Mar 1898
10-Month
14.82"
(376.43mm)
14.23"
(361.44mm)
0.59"
(14.99mm)
78th Driest Driest to Date 1901
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1942
Ties: 1938
May 1897–Mar 1898
11-Month
16.95"
(430.53mm)
16.25"
(412.75mm)
0.70"
(17.78mm)
79th Driest Driest to Date 1901
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1942
Apr 1897–Mar 1898
12-Month
18.19"
(462.03mm)
18.13"
(460.50mm)
0.06"
(1.53mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1897 1935
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1896 1942
Oct 1896–Mar 1898
18-Month
26.84"
(681.74mm)
25.26"
(641.60mm)
1.58"
(40.14mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1897 1935
32nd Wettest Wettest to Date 1942
Apr 1896–Mar 1898
24-Month
36.31"
(922.27mm)
36.17"
(918.72mm)
0.14"
(3.55mm)
67th Driest Driest to Date 1977
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1943
Ties: 1931
Apr 1895–Mar 1898
36-Month
54.99"
(1,396.75mm)
54.22"
(1,377.19mm)
0.77"
(19.56mm)
70th Driest Driest to Date 1977
55th Wettest Wettest to Date 1943

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2021, retrieved on December 5, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/