Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Colorado

Precipitation Rankings, May 1927

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1927
1-Month
0.79"
(20.07mm)
2.02"
(51.31mm)
-1.23"
(-31.24mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1899 1974
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1926 2015
Apr–May 1927
2-Month
2.29"
(58.17mm)
3.86"
(98.04mm)
-1.57"
(-39.87mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1925 2002
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1926 1957
Ties: 1896, 1954, 2012
Mar–May 1927
3-Month
4.36"
(110.74mm)
5.37"
(136.40mm)
-1.01"
(-25.66mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1925 2002
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1926 1957
Feb–May 1927
4-Month
6.35"
(161.29mm)
6.46"
(164.08mm)
-0.11"
(-2.79mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1925 2002
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1926 1905
Jan–May 1927
5-Month
7.16"
(181.86mm)
7.52"
(191.01mm)
-0.36"
(-9.15mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1925 2002
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1926 1957
Dec 1926–May 1927
6-Month
8.48"
(215.39mm)
8.60"
(218.44mm)
-0.12"
(-3.05mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1925 2002
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1926 1957
Nov 1926–May 1927
7-Month
9.51"
(241.55mm)
9.66"
(245.36mm)
-0.15"
(-3.81mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1925 2002
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1926 1957
Oct 1926–May 1927
8-Month
10.58"
(268.73mm)
11.00"
(279.40mm)
-0.42"
(-10.67mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1925 2002
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1926 1995
Sep 1926–May 1927
9-Month
11.51"
(292.35mm)
12.43"
(315.72mm)
-0.92"
(-23.37mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1925 2002
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1926 1942
Aug 1926–May 1927
10-Month
12.85"
(326.39mm)
14.44"
(366.78mm)
-1.59"
(-40.39mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1925 2002
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1926 1942
Jul 1926–May 1927
11-Month
15.25"
(387.35mm)
16.54"
(420.12mm)
-1.29"
(-32.77mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1925 2002
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1926 1942
Jun 1926–May 1927
12-Month
16.56"
(420.62mm)
18.08"
(459.23mm)
-1.52"
(-38.61mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1925 2002
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1926 1942
Dec 1925–May 1927
18-Month
25.80"
(655.32mm)
26.70"
(678.18mm)
-0.90"
(-22.86mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1925 2013
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1926 1942
Jun 1925–May 1927
24-Month
37.48"
(951.99mm)
36.18"
(918.97mm)
1.30"
(33.02mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1926 1902
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1924 1942
Jun 1924–May 1927
36-Month
49.94"
(1,268.48mm)
54.21"
(1,376.93mm)
-4.27"
(-108.45mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1904 2004
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1926 1943
Jun 1923–May 1927
48-Month
72.33"
(1,837.18mm)
72.23"
(1,834.64mm)
0.10"
(2.54mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1926 1956
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1924 1944
Jun 1922–May 1927
60-Month
88.20"
(2,240.28mm)
90.24"
(2,292.10mm)
-2.04"
(-51.82mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1905 1936
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1926 1987

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 15, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/