Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Colorado

Precipitation Rankings, March 1901

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1901
1-Month
1.66"
(42.16mm)
1.52"
(38.61mm)
0.14"
(3.55mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1900 1966
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1906
Feb–Mar 1901
2-Month
2.48"
(62.99mm)
2.61"
(66.29mm)
-0.13"
(-3.30mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1900 1966
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 1905
Ties: 1943
Jan–Mar 1901
3-Month
3.29"
(83.57mm)
3.67"
(93.22mm)
-0.38"
(-9.65mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1900 1966
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 1980
Ties: 1919
Dec 1900–Mar 1901
4-Month
3.65"
(92.71mm)
4.74"
(120.40mm)
-1.09"
(-27.69mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1900 1977
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 1979
Ties: 1955, 1981
Nov 1900–Mar 1901
5-Month
4.35"
(110.49mm)
5.81"
(147.57mm)
-1.46"
(-37.08mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1900 1977
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 1979
Oct 1900–Mar 1901
6-Month
4.91"
(124.71mm)
7.14"
(181.36mm)
-2.23"
(-56.65mm)
7th Driest Driest to Date 1977
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1900 1909
Sep 1900–Mar 1901
7-Month
6.16"
(156.46mm)
8.57"
(217.68mm)
-2.41"
(-61.22mm)
7th Driest Driest to Date 1902
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1900 1942
Ties: 1953
Aug 1900–Mar 1901
8-Month
6.89"
(175.01mm)
10.58"
(268.73mm)
-3.69"
(-93.72mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1901
125th Wettest Wettest since: 1900 1942
Jul 1900–Mar 1901
9-Month
7.90"
(200.66mm)
12.68"
(322.07mm)
-4.78"
(-121.41mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1901
125th Wettest Wettest since: 1900 1942
Jun 1900–Mar 1901
10-Month
9.33"
(236.98mm)
14.23"
(361.44mm)
-4.90"
(-124.46mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1901
125th Wettest Wettest since: 1900 1942
May 1900–Mar 1901
11-Month
10.67"
(271.02mm)
16.25"
(412.75mm)
-5.58"
(-141.73mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1901
125th Wettest Wettest since: 1900 1942
Apr 1900–Mar 1901
12-Month
16.12"
(409.45mm)
18.13"
(460.50mm)
-2.01"
(-51.05mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1900 1935
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 1942
Ties: 1932
Oct 1899–Mar 1901
18-Month
22.36"
(567.94mm)
25.26"
(641.60mm)
-2.90"
(-73.66mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1900 1935
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 1942
Ties: 1903, 1925, 1934
Apr 1899–Mar 1901
24-Month
30.27"
(768.86mm)
36.17"
(918.72mm)
-5.90"
(-149.86mm)
8th Driest Driest to Date 1977
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1900 1943
Apr 1898–Mar 1901
36-Month
49.10"
(1,247.14mm)
54.22"
(1,377.19mm)
-5.12"
(-130.05mm)
19th Driest Driest to Date 1977
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1900 1943
Apr 1897–Mar 1901
48-Month
67.29"
(1,709.17mm)
72.23"
(1,834.64mm)
-4.94"
(-125.47mm)
28th Driest Driest to Date 2004
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1900 1987
Apr 1896–Mar 1901
60-Month
85.41"
(2,169.41mm)
90.23"
(2,291.84mm)
-4.82"
(-122.43mm)
29th Driest Driest to Date 1957
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1900 1987

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published May 2020, retrieved on May 29, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/