Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Colorado

Precipitation Rankings, May 1923

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1923
1-Month
2.31"
(58.67mm)
2.02"
(51.31mm)
0.29"
(7.36mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1922 1974
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1917 2015
Ties: 1975
Apr–May 1923
2-Month
3.91"
(99.31mm)
3.86"
(98.04mm)
0.05"
(1.27mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1922 2002
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1921 1957
Mar–May 1923
3-Month
5.70"
(144.78mm)
5.37"
(136.40mm)
0.33"
(8.38mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1922 2002
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1920 1957
Feb–May 1923
4-Month
6.60"
(167.64mm)
6.46"
(164.08mm)
0.14"
(3.56mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1921 2002
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1922 1905
Jan–May 1923
5-Month
7.25"
(184.15mm)
7.52"
(191.01mm)
-0.27"
(-6.86mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1919 2002
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1922 1957
Dec 1922–May 1923
6-Month
8.69"
(220.73mm)
8.60"
(218.44mm)
0.09"
(2.29mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1919 2002
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1922 1957
Nov 1922–May 1923
7-Month
10.51"
(266.95mm)
9.66"
(245.36mm)
0.85"
(21.59mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1922 2002
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1920 1957
Oct 1922–May 1923
8-Month
10.93"
(277.62mm)
11.00"
(279.40mm)
-0.07"
(-1.78mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1918 2002
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1922 1995
Sep 1922–May 1923
9-Month
11.34"
(288.04mm)
12.43"
(315.72mm)
-1.09"
(-27.68mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1918 2002
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1922 1942
Aug 1922–May 1923
10-Month
13.23"
(336.04mm)
14.44"
(366.78mm)
-1.21"
(-30.74mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1918 2002
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1922 1942
Jul 1922–May 1923
11-Month
15.04"
(382.02mm)
16.54"
(420.12mm)
-1.50"
(-38.10mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1918 2002
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1922 1942
Jun 1922–May 1923
12-Month
15.87"
(403.10mm)
18.08"
(459.23mm)
-2.21"
(-56.13mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1918 2002
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1922 1942
Dec 1921–May 1923
18-Month
25.45"
(646.43mm)
26.70"
(678.18mm)
-1.25"
(-31.75mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1918 2013
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1922 1942
Jun 1921–May 1923
24-Month
36.39"
(924.31mm)
36.18"
(918.97mm)
0.21"
(5.34mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1919 1902
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1922 1942
Jun 1920–May 1923
36-Month
54.61"
(1,387.09mm)
54.21"
(1,376.93mm)
0.40"
(10.16mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1919 2004
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1922 1943
Jun 1919–May 1923
48-Month
75.33"
(1,913.38mm)
72.23"
(1,834.64mm)
3.10"
(78.74mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1921 1956
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1922 1944
Jun 1918–May 1923
60-Month
94.50"
(2,400.30mm)
90.24"
(2,292.10mm)
4.26"
(108.20mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1922 1936
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1919 1987

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 21, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/