Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Colorado

Precipitation Rankings, May 1908

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1908
1-Month
2.18"
(55.37mm)
2.02"
(51.31mm)
0.16"
(4.06mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1906 1974
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1907 2015
Ties: 1993
Apr–May 1908
2-Month
3.27"
(83.06mm)
3.86"
(98.04mm)
-0.59"
(-14.98mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1903 2002
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1907 1957
Ties: 1996
Mar–May 1908
3-Month
4.15"
(105.41mm)
5.37"
(136.40mm)
-1.22"
(-30.99mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1899 2002
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1907 1957
Feb–May 1908
4-Month
5.44"
(138.18mm)
6.46"
(164.08mm)
-1.02"
(-25.90mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1902 2002
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1907 1905
Jan–May 1908
5-Month
6.17"
(156.72mm)
7.52"
(191.01mm)
-1.35"
(-34.29mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1902 2002
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1907 1957
Dec 1907–May 1908
6-Month
7.48"
(189.99mm)
8.60"
(218.44mm)
-1.12"
(-28.45mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1904 2002
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1907 1957
Nov 1907–May 1908
7-Month
7.96"
(202.18mm)
9.66"
(245.36mm)
-1.70"
(-43.18mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1904 2002
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1907 1957
Ties: 1937
Oct 1907–May 1908
8-Month
8.96"
(227.58mm)
11.00"
(279.40mm)
-2.04"
(-51.82mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1904 2002
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1907 1995
Sep 1907–May 1908
9-Month
10.09"
(256.29mm)
12.43"
(315.72mm)
-2.34"
(-59.43mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1904 2002
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1907 1942
Aug 1907–May 1908
10-Month
12.34"
(313.44mm)
14.44"
(366.78mm)
-2.10"
(-53.34mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1904 2002
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1907 1942
Jul 1907–May 1908
11-Month
15.07"
(382.78mm)
16.54"
(420.12mm)
-1.47"
(-37.34mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1904 2002
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1907 1942
Jun 1907–May 1908
12-Month
16.25"
(412.75mm)
18.08"
(459.23mm)
-1.83"
(-46.48mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1904 2002
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1907 1942
Dec 1906–May 1908
18-Month
24.57"
(624.08mm)
26.70"
(678.18mm)
-2.13"
(-54.10mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1904 2013
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1907 1942
Jun 1906–May 1908
24-Month
35.53"
(902.46mm)
36.18"
(918.97mm)
-0.65"
(-16.51mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1904 1902
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1907 1942
Jun 1905–May 1908
36-Month
54.71"
(1,389.63mm)
54.21"
(1,376.93mm)
0.50"
(12.70mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1904 2004
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1907 1943
Jun 1904–May 1908
48-Month
78.07"
(1,982.98mm)
72.23"
(1,834.64mm)
5.84"
(148.34mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1907 1956
18th Wettest Wettest to Date 1944
Jun 1903–May 1908
60-Month
93.07"
(2,363.98mm)
90.24"
(2,292.10mm)
2.83"
(71.88mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1906 1936
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1907 1987
Ties: 1994

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 13, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/