Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Colorado

Precipitation Rankings, August 1917

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1917
1-Month
1.82"
(46.23mm)
2.03"
(51.56mm)
-0.21"
(-5.33mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1913 1960
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1997
Ties: 1948
Jul–Aug 1917
2-Month
3.36"
(85.34mm)
4.13"
(104.90mm)
-0.77"
(-19.56mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1905 1900
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1923
Jun–Aug 1917
3-Month
3.99"
(101.35mm)
5.67"
(144.02mm)
-1.68"
(-42.67mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1900 1924
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1965
May–Aug 1917
4-Month
7.42"
(188.47mm)
7.69"
(195.33mm)
-0.27"
(-6.86mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1916 2002
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 1957
Ties: 1901
Apr–Aug 1917
5-Month
9.73"
(247.14mm)
9.53"
(242.06mm)
0.20"
(5.08mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1916 2002
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 1957
Mar–Aug 1917
6-Month
10.85"
(275.59mm)
11.04"
(280.42mm)
-0.19"
(-4.83mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1916 2002
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 1957
Feb–Aug 1917
7-Month
11.63"
(295.40mm)
12.13"
(308.10mm)
-0.50"
(-12.70mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1916 2002
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 1957
Jan–Aug 1917
8-Month
12.70"
(322.58mm)
13.20"
(335.28mm)
-0.50"
(-12.70mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1913 2002
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1957
Dec 1916–Aug 1917
9-Month
14.03"
(356.36mm)
14.27"
(362.46mm)
-0.24"
(-6.10mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1913 2002
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1957
Ties: 1929
Nov 1916–Aug 1917
10-Month
14.73"
(374.14mm)
15.34"
(389.64mm)
-0.61"
(-15.50mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1913 2002
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1957
Oct 1916–Aug 1917
11-Month
17.34"
(440.44mm)
16.67"
(423.42mm)
0.67"
(17.02mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1916 2002
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1915 1957
Ties: 2009
Sep 1916–Aug 1917
12-Month
18.20"
(462.28mm)
18.10"
(459.74mm)
0.10"
(2.54mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1913 2002
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1941
Mar 1916–Aug 1917
18-Month
28.73"
(729.74mm)
29.15"
(740.41mm)
-0.42"
(-10.67mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1913 2002
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1942
Sep 1915–Aug 1917
24-Month
37.05"
(941.07mm)
36.21"
(919.73mm)
0.84"
(21.34mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1913 2003
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1942
Ties: 2007
Sep 1914–Aug 1917
36-Month
57.39"
(1,457.71mm)
54.26"
(1,378.20mm)
3.13"
(79.51mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1913 2002
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1943
Sep 1913–Aug 1917
48-Month
80.25"
(2,038.35mm)
72.29"
(1,836.17mm)
7.96"
(202.18mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1916 1956
9th Wettest Wettest to Date 1944
Sep 1912–Aug 1917
60-Month
95.12"
(2,416.05mm)
90.31"
(2,293.87mm)
4.81"
(122.18mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1914 2004
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1999

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 27, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/