Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Colorado

Precipitation Rankings, April 1898

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1898
1-Month
1.52"
(38.61mm)
1.84"
(46.74mm)
-0.32"
(-8.13mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1897 2002
72nd Wettest Wettest to Date 1900
Ties: 1975
Mar–Apr 1898
2-Month
2.53"
(64.26mm)
3.35"
(85.09mm)
-0.82"
(-20.83mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1895 2002
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1906
Ties: 2006
Feb–Apr 1898
3-Month
2.97"
(75.44mm)
4.44"
(112.78mm)
-1.47"
(-37.34mm)
11th Driest Driest to Date 2002
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1905
Jan–Apr 1898
4-Month
3.89"
(98.81mm)
5.51"
(139.95mm)
-1.62"
(-41.14mm)
12th Driest Driest to Date 2002
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1905
Dec 1897–Apr 1898
5-Month
5.40"
(137.16mm)
6.58"
(167.13mm)
-1.18"
(-29.97mm)
27th Driest Driest to Date 2002
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1905
Nov 1897–Apr 1898
6-Month
5.98"
(151.89mm)
7.65"
(194.31mm)
-1.67"
(-42.42mm)
20th Driest Driest to Date 1904
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1984
Oct 1897–Apr 1898
7-Month
8.46"
(214.88mm)
8.98"
(228.09mm)
-0.52"
(-13.21mm)
49th Driest Driest to Date 2002
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1942
Ties: 1991
Sep 1897–Apr 1898
8-Month
10.11"
(256.79mm)
10.41"
(264.41mm)
-0.30"
(-7.62mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1896 1902, 2002
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1942
Aug 1897–Apr 1898
9-Month
12.44"
(315.98mm)
12.42"
(315.47mm)
0.02"
(0.51mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1896 2002
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1942
Jul 1897–Apr 1898
10-Month
14.52"
(368.81mm)
14.52"
(368.81mm)
0.00"
(0.00mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1896 1902
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1942
Jun 1897–Apr 1898
11-Month
16.34"
(415.04mm)
16.07"
(408.18mm)
0.27"
(6.86mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1896 1981
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1942
May 1897–Apr 1898
12-Month
18.47"
(469.14mm)
18.08"
(459.23mm)
0.39"
(9.91mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1897 2013
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 1942
Nov 1896–Apr 1898
18-Month
27.27"
(692.66mm)
25.76"
(654.30mm)
1.51"
(38.36mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1897 2013
35th Wettest Wettest to Date 1942
May 1896–Apr 1898
24-Month
36.68"
(931.67mm)
36.16"
(918.46mm)
0.52"
(13.21mm)
73rd Driest Driest to Date 1902
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1942
May 1895–Apr 1898
36-Month
55.55"
(1,410.97mm)
54.22"
(1,377.19mm)
1.33"
(33.78mm)
74th Driest Driest to Date 1955
50th Wettest Wettest to Date 1985

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published April 2021, retrieved on April 16, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/