Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Colorado

Precipitation Rankings, May 1916

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1916
1-Month
1.33"
(33.78mm)
2.02"
(51.31mm)
-0.69"
(-17.53mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1913 1974
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 2015
Apr–May 1916
2-Month
3.20"
(81.28mm)
3.86"
(98.04mm)
-0.66"
(-16.76mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1913 2002
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 1957
Mar–May 1916
3-Month
4.53"
(115.06mm)
5.37"
(136.40mm)
-0.84"
(-21.34mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1913 2002
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1915 1957
Ties: 1918
Feb–May 1916
4-Month
5.46"
(138.68mm)
6.46"
(164.08mm)
-1.00"
(-25.40mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1913 2002
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 1905
Jan–May 1916
5-Month
7.97"
(202.44mm)
7.52"
(191.01mm)
0.45"
(11.43mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1913 2002
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 1957
Dec 1915–May 1916
6-Month
9.35"
(237.49mm)
8.60"
(218.44mm)
0.75"
(19.05mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1913 2002
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 1957
Ties: 1909
Nov 1915–May 1916
7-Month
10.42"
(264.67mm)
9.66"
(245.36mm)
0.76"
(19.31mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1913 2002
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 1957
Oct 1915–May 1916
8-Month
11.01"
(279.65mm)
11.00"
(279.40mm)
0.01"
(0.25mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1913 2002
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 1995
Sep 1915–May 1916
9-Month
12.85"
(326.39mm)
12.43"
(315.72mm)
0.42"
(10.67mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1913 2002
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 1942
Aug 1915–May 1916
10-Month
15.35"
(389.89mm)
14.44"
(366.78mm)
0.91"
(23.11mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1913 2002
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 1942
Jul 1915–May 1916
11-Month
17.18"
(436.37mm)
16.54"
(420.12mm)
0.64"
(16.25mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1913 2002
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 1942
Jun 1915–May 1916
12-Month
19.04"
(483.62mm)
18.08"
(459.23mm)
0.96"
(24.39mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1913 2002
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 1942
Dec 1914–May 1916
18-Month
29.91"
(759.71mm)
26.70"
(678.18mm)
3.21"
(81.53mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1914 2013
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 1942
Jun 1914–May 1916
24-Month
40.41"
(1,026.41mm)
36.18"
(918.97mm)
4.23"
(107.44mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1914 1902
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 1942
Jun 1913–May 1916
36-Month
61.52"
(1,562.61mm)
54.21"
(1,376.93mm)
7.31"
(185.68mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1915 2004
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1907 1943
Jun 1912–May 1916
48-Month
78.24"
(1,987.30mm)
72.23"
(1,834.64mm)
6.01"
(152.66mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1914 1956
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 1944
Jun 1911–May 1916
60-Month
97.71"
(2,481.83mm)
90.24"
(2,292.10mm)
7.47"
(189.73mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1915 1936
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1909 1987

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 18, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/