Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Colorado

Precipitation Rankings, January 1903

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1903
1-Month
0.60"
(15.24mm)
1.06"
(26.92mm)
-0.46"
(-11.68mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1900 1919, 1931
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1902 1916
Dec 1902–Jan 1903
2-Month
2.09"
(53.09mm)
2.13"
(54.10mm)
-0.04"
(-1.01mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1902 1931
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 1914
Ties: 1923, 1972
Nov 1902–Jan 1903
3-Month
3.17"
(80.52mm)
3.20"
(81.28mm)
-0.03"
(-0.76mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1902 1904
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 1979
Ties: 1925
Oct 1902–Jan 1903
4-Month
4.13"
(104.90mm)
4.54"
(115.32mm)
-0.41"
(-10.42mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1902 1977
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1900 1909
Sep 1902–Jan 1903
5-Month
6.02"
(152.91mm)
5.96"
(151.38mm)
0.06"
(1.53mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1902 1904
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1942
Aug 1902–Jan 1903
6-Month
8.08"
(205.23mm)
7.98"
(202.69mm)
0.10"
(2.54mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1902 1901
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1942
Jul 1902–Jan 1903
7-Month
9.49"
(241.05mm)
10.07"
(255.78mm)
-0.58"
(-14.73mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1902 1901
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1900 2007
Jun 1902–Jan 1903
8-Month
10.64"
(270.26mm)
11.62"
(295.15mm)
-0.98"
(-24.89mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1902 1901, 1981
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1900 1942
May 1902–Jan 1903
9-Month
13.17"
(334.52mm)
13.64"
(346.46mm)
-0.47"
(-11.94mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1902 1901
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 1942
Ties: 2012
Apr 1902–Jan 1903
10-Month
13.93"
(353.82mm)
15.52"
(394.21mm)
-1.59"
(-40.39mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1902 1940
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 1942
Mar 1902–Jan 1903
11-Month
15.19"
(385.83mm)
17.02"
(432.31mm)
-1.83"
(-46.48mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1902 2021
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 1942
Feb 1902–Jan 1903
12-Month
15.91"
(404.11mm)
18.10"
(459.74mm)
-2.19"
(-55.63mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1902 2003
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1899 1942
Ties: 1976
Aug 1901–Jan 1903
18-Month
21.78"
(553.21mm)
26.08"
(662.43mm)
-4.30"
(-109.22mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1902 2003
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1901 1942
Feb 1901–Jan 1903
24-Month
31.54"
(801.12mm)
36.16"
(918.46mm)
-4.62"
(-117.34mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1902 2003
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1900 1943
Feb 1900–Jan 1903
36-Month
46.75"
(1,187.45mm)
54.20"
(1,376.68mm)
-7.45"
(-189.23mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1902 1977
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1901 1943
Feb 1899–Jan 1903
48-Month
62.55"
(1,588.77mm)
72.24"
(1,834.90mm)
-9.69"
(-246.13mm)
6th Driest Driest to Date 1957
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1902 1987
Feb 1898–Jan 1903
60-Month
79.61"
(2,022.09mm)
90.25"
(2,292.35mm)
-10.64"
(-270.26mm)
7th Driest Driest to Date 1957
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1902 2000

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2022, retrieved on January 22, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/