Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Colorado

Precipitation Rankings, May 1905

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1905
1-Month
2.53"
(64.26mm)
2.02"
(51.31mm)
0.51"
(12.95mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1904 1974
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1902 2015
Ties: 1902
Apr–May 1905
2-Month
6.50"
(165.10mm)
3.86"
(98.04mm)
2.64"
(67.06mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1904 2002
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1900 1957
Mar–May 1905
3-Month
9.25"
(234.95mm)
5.37"
(136.40mm)
3.88"
(98.55mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1904 2002
3rd Wettest Wettest to Date 1957
Feb–May 1905
4-Month
11.20"
(284.48mm)
6.46"
(164.08mm)
4.74"
(120.40mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 1904 2002
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1905
Jan–May 1905
5-Month
12.55"
(318.77mm)
7.52"
(191.01mm)
5.03"
(127.76mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1904 2002
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 1957
Dec 1904–May 1905
6-Month
13.39"
(340.11mm)
8.60"
(218.44mm)
4.79"
(121.67mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1904 2002
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 1957
Nov 1904–May 1905
7-Month
13.42"
(340.87mm)
9.66"
(245.36mm)
3.76"
(95.51mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1904 2002
4th Wettest Wettest to Date 1957
Oct 1904–May 1905
8-Month
14.44"
(366.78mm)
11.00"
(279.40mm)
3.44"
(87.38mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1904 2002
5th Wettest Wettest to Date 1995
Sep 1904–May 1905
9-Month
16.59"
(421.39mm)
12.43"
(315.72mm)
4.16"
(105.67mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1904 2002
3rd Wettest Wettest to Date 1942
Aug 1904–May 1905
10-Month
18.96"
(481.58mm)
14.44"
(366.78mm)
4.52"
(114.80mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1904 2002
3rd Wettest Wettest to Date 1942
Jul 1904–May 1905
11-Month
21.02"
(533.91mm)
16.54"
(420.12mm)
4.48"
(113.79mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1904 2002
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 1942
Jun 1904–May 1905
12-Month
23.36"
(593.34mm)
18.08"
(459.23mm)
5.28"
(134.11mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1904 2002
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 1942
Dec 1903–May 1905
18-Month
29.93"
(760.22mm)
26.70"
(678.18mm)
3.23"
(82.04mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1904 2013
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1942
Jun 1903–May 1905
24-Month
38.36"
(974.34mm)
36.18"
(918.97mm)
2.18"
(55.37mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1904 1902
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1942
Jun 1902–May 1905
36-Month
55.79"
(1,417.07mm)
54.21"
(1,376.93mm)
1.58"
(40.14mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1904 2004
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1943
Jun 1901–May 1905
48-Month
69.46"
(1,764.28mm)
72.23"
(1,834.64mm)
-2.77"
(-70.36mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1904 1956
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1900 1944
Jun 1900–May 1905
60-Month
83.54"
(2,121.92mm)
90.24"
(2,292.10mm)
-6.70"
(-170.18mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1904 1936
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1901 1987

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 22, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/