Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Colorado

Precipitation Rankings, May 1936

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1936
1-Month
1.78"
(45.21mm)
2.02"
(51.31mm)
-0.24"
(-6.10mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1934 1974
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1935 2015
Ties: 1940
Apr–May 1936
2-Month
2.64"
(67.06mm)
3.86"
(98.04mm)
-1.22"
(-30.98mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1927 2002
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 1957
Mar–May 1936
3-Month
3.65"
(92.71mm)
5.37"
(136.40mm)
-1.72"
(-43.69mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1934 2002
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 1957
Feb–May 1936
4-Month
5.59"
(141.99mm)
6.46"
(164.08mm)
-0.87"
(-22.09mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1934 2002
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1935 1905
Ties: 1962
Jan–May 1936
5-Month
6.47"
(164.34mm)
7.52"
(191.01mm)
-1.05"
(-26.67mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1934 2002
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 1957
Dec 1935–May 1936
6-Month
6.95"
(176.53mm)
8.60"
(218.44mm)
-1.65"
(-41.91mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1931 2002
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 1957
Nov 1935–May 1936
7-Month
7.52"
(191.01mm)
9.66"
(245.36mm)
-2.14"
(-54.35mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1925 2002
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 1957
Oct 1935–May 1936
8-Month
8.35"
(212.09mm)
11.00"
(279.40mm)
-2.65"
(-67.31mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1934 2002
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 1995
Ties: 2012
Sep 1935–May 1936
9-Month
10.43"
(264.92mm)
12.43"
(315.72mm)
-2.00"
(-50.80mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1934 2002
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1935 1942
Aug 1935–May 1936
10-Month
12.15"
(308.61mm)
14.44"
(366.78mm)
-2.29"
(-58.17mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1933 2002
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 1942
Ties: 1933
Jul 1935–May 1936
11-Month
13.69"
(347.73mm)
16.54"
(420.12mm)
-2.85"
(-72.39mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1925 2002
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 1942
Jun 1935–May 1936
12-Month
14.63"
(371.60mm)
18.08"
(459.23mm)
-3.45"
(-87.63mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1925 2002
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 1942
Dec 1934–May 1936
18-Month
24.75"
(628.65mm)
26.70"
(678.18mm)
-1.95"
(-49.53mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1935 2013
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1931 1942
Ties: 1959
Jun 1934–May 1936
24-Month
31.01"
(787.65mm)
36.18"
(918.97mm)
-5.17"
(-131.32mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1902 1902
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 1942
Jun 1933–May 1936
36-Month
46.40"
(1,178.56mm)
54.21"
(1,376.93mm)
-7.81"
(-198.37mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1904 2004
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 1943
Jun 1932–May 1936
48-Month
62.60"
(1,590.04mm)
72.23"
(1,834.64mm)
-9.63"
(-244.60mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1904 1956
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 1944
Jun 1931–May 1936
60-Month
78.62"
(1,996.95mm)
90.24"
(2,292.10mm)
-11.62"
(-295.15mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1936
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 1987

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 17, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/