Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Colorado

Precipitation Rankings, March 1946

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1946
1-Month
1.58"
(40.13mm)
1.52"
(38.61mm)
0.06"
(1.52mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1945 1966
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1906
Ties: 1903, 1937, 1965
Feb–Mar 1946
2-Month
2.06"
(52.32mm)
2.61"
(66.29mm)
-0.55"
(-13.97mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1935 1966
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1905
Jan–Mar 1946
3-Month
2.75"
(69.85mm)
3.67"
(93.22mm)
-0.92"
(-23.37mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1933 1966
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1980
Dec 1945–Mar 1946
4-Month
3.64"
(92.46mm)
4.74"
(120.40mm)
-1.10"
(-27.94mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1933 1977
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1979
Nov 1945–Mar 1946
5-Month
4.27"
(108.46mm)
5.81"
(147.57mm)
-1.54"
(-39.11mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1933 1977
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1979
Oct 1945–Mar 1946
6-Month
5.39"
(136.91mm)
7.14"
(181.36mm)
-1.75"
(-44.45mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1935 1977
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1909
Sep 1945–Mar 1946
7-Month
6.52"
(165.61mm)
8.57"
(217.68mm)
-2.05"
(-52.07mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1935 1902
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1942
Aug 1945–Mar 1946
8-Month
9.71"
(246.63mm)
10.58"
(268.73mm)
-0.87"
(-22.10mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1945 1901
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1942
Ties: 1975
Jul 1945–Mar 1946
9-Month
11.74"
(298.20mm)
12.68"
(322.07mm)
-0.94"
(-23.87mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1945 1901
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1943 1942
Jun 1945–Mar 1946
10-Month
13.48"
(342.39mm)
14.23"
(361.44mm)
-0.75"
(-19.05mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1945 1901
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1943 1942
May 1945–Mar 1946
11-Month
15.11"
(383.79mm)
16.25"
(412.75mm)
-1.14"
(-28.96mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1945 1901
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1942
Apr 1945–Mar 1946
12-Month
17.81"
(452.37mm)
18.13"
(460.50mm)
-0.32"
(-8.13mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1944 1935
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1942
Oct 1944–Mar 1946
18-Month
24.88"
(631.95mm)
25.26"
(641.60mm)
-0.38"
(-9.65mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1940 1935
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1942
Apr 1944–Mar 1946
24-Month
35.70"
(906.78mm)
36.17"
(918.72mm)
-0.47"
(-11.94mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1945 1977
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1943
Apr 1943–Mar 1946
36-Month
52.71"
(1,338.83mm)
54.22"
(1,377.19mm)
-1.51"
(-38.36mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1941 1977
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1943
Apr 1942–Mar 1946
48-Month
73.03"
(1,854.96mm)
72.23"
(1,834.64mm)
0.80"
(20.32mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1941 2004
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1987
Apr 1941–Mar 1946
60-Month
97.68"
(2,481.07mm)
90.23"
(2,291.84mm)
7.45"
(189.23mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1944 1957
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1987

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published May 2020, retrieved on May 25, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/