Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Colorado

Precipitation Rankings, August 1943

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1943
1-Month
2.64"
(67.06mm)
2.03"
(51.56mm)
0.61"
(15.50mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1942 1960
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1930 1997
Jul–Aug 1943
2-Month
4.12"
(104.65mm)
4.13"
(104.90mm)
-0.01"
(-0.25mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1942 1900
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1923
Jun–Aug 1943
3-Month
5.77"
(146.56mm)
5.67"
(144.02mm)
0.10"
(2.54mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1942 1924
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1965
May–Aug 1943
4-Month
8.39"
(213.11mm)
7.69"
(195.33mm)
0.70"
(17.78mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1942 2002
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1957
Apr–Aug 1943
5-Month
9.43"
(239.52mm)
9.53"
(242.06mm)
-0.10"
(-2.54mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1940 2002
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1957
Mar–Aug 1943
6-Month
11.02"
(279.91mm)
11.04"
(280.42mm)
-0.02"
(-0.51mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1940 2002
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1957
Feb–Aug 1943
7-Month
11.91"
(302.51mm)
12.13"
(308.10mm)
-0.22"
(-5.59mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1940 2002
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1957
Jan–Aug 1943
8-Month
13.19"
(335.03mm)
13.20"
(335.28mm)
-0.01"
(-0.25mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1940 2002
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1957
Dec 1942–Aug 1943
9-Month
14.28"
(362.71mm)
14.27"
(362.46mm)
0.01"
(0.25mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1940 2002
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1957
Nov 1942–Aug 1943
10-Month
14.97"
(380.24mm)
15.34"
(389.64mm)
-0.37"
(-9.40mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1940 2002
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1957
Oct 1942–Aug 1943
11-Month
17.39"
(441.71mm)
16.67"
(423.42mm)
0.72"
(18.29mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1940 2002
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1957
Sep 1942–Aug 1943
12-Month
18.97"
(481.84mm)
18.10"
(459.74mm)
0.87"
(22.10mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1940 2002
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1941
Ties: 1993
Mar 1942–Aug 1943
18-Month
31.19"
(792.23mm)
29.15"
(740.41mm)
2.04"
(51.82mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1940 2002
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1942
Sep 1941–Aug 1943
24-Month
41.99"
(1,066.55mm)
36.21"
(919.73mm)
5.78"
(146.82mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1941 2003
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1942
Sep 1940–Aug 1943
36-Month
65.49"
(1,663.45mm)
54.26"
(1,378.20mm)
11.23"
(285.25mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1942 2002
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1943
Sep 1939–Aug 1943
48-Month
80.75"
(2,051.05mm)
72.29"
(1,836.17mm)
8.46"
(214.88mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1942 1956
6th Wettest Wettest to Date 1944
Sep 1938–Aug 1943
60-Month
96.50"
(2,451.10mm)
90.31"
(2,293.87mm)
6.19"
(157.23mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1941 2004
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1999

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published December 2019, retrieved on December 12, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/