Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Colorado

Precipitation Rankings, May 1929

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1929
1-Month
1.75"
(44.45mm)
2.02"
(51.31mm)
-0.27"
(-6.86mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1927 1974
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1928 2015
Ties: 2003
Apr–May 1929
2-Month
3.55"
(90.17mm)
3.86"
(98.04mm)
-0.31"
(-7.87mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1927 2002
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1928 1957
Ties: 1919, 1964
Mar–May 1929
3-Month
5.11"
(129.79mm)
5.37"
(136.40mm)
-0.26"
(-6.61mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1927 2002
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1928 1957
Feb–May 1929
4-Month
6.18"
(156.97mm)
6.46"
(164.08mm)
-0.28"
(-7.11mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1925 2002
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1928 1905
Jan–May 1929
5-Month
7.08"
(179.83mm)
7.52"
(191.01mm)
-0.44"
(-11.18mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1925 2002
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1928 1957
Dec 1928–May 1929
6-Month
7.64"
(194.06mm)
8.60"
(218.44mm)
-0.96"
(-24.38mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1925 2002
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1928 1957
Ties: 1932
Nov 1928–May 1929
7-Month
9.54"
(242.32mm)
9.66"
(245.36mm)
-0.12"
(-3.04mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1927 2002
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1928 1957
Oct 1928–May 1929
8-Month
11.66"
(296.16mm)
11.00"
(279.40mm)
0.66"
(16.76mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1928 2002
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1926 1995
Sep 1928–May 1929
9-Month
12.16"
(308.86mm)
12.43"
(315.72mm)
-0.27"
(-6.86mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1927 2002
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1928 1942
Ties: 1930
Aug 1928–May 1929
10-Month
13.57"
(344.68mm)
14.44"
(366.78mm)
-0.87"
(-22.10mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1927 2002
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1928 1942
Jul 1928–May 1929
11-Month
15.69"
(398.53mm)
16.54"
(420.12mm)
-0.85"
(-21.59mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1927 2002
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1928 1942
Jun 1928–May 1929
12-Month
17.96"
(456.18mm)
18.08"
(459.23mm)
-0.12"
(-3.05mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1927 2002
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1928 1942
Dec 1927–May 1929
18-Month
26.36"
(669.54mm)
26.70"
(678.18mm)
-0.34"
(-8.64mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1927 2013
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1928 1942
Jun 1927–May 1929
24-Month
39.43"
(1,001.52mm)
36.18"
(918.97mm)
3.25"
(82.55mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1928 1902
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1920 1942
Jun 1926–May 1929
36-Month
55.99"
(1,422.15mm)
54.21"
(1,376.93mm)
1.78"
(45.22mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1927 2004
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1928 1943
Jun 1925–May 1929
48-Month
76.91"
(1,953.51mm)
72.23"
(1,834.64mm)
4.68"
(118.87mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1928 1956
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1924 1944
Jun 1924–May 1929
60-Month
89.37"
(2,270.00mm)
90.24"
(2,292.10mm)
-0.87"
(-22.10mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1927 1936
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1928 1987

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 22, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/