Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Colorado

Precipitation Rankings, April 1946

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1946
1-Month
1.83"
(46.48mm)
1.84"
(46.74mm)
-0.01"
(-0.26mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1943 2002
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1900
Ties: 1968
Mar–Apr 1946
2-Month
3.41"
(86.61mm)
3.35"
(85.09mm)
0.06"
(1.52mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1943 2002
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1906
Feb–Apr 1946
3-Month
3.89"
(98.81mm)
4.44"
(112.78mm)
-0.55"
(-13.97mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1943 2002
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1905
Jan–Apr 1946
4-Month
4.58"
(116.33mm)
5.51"
(139.95mm)
-0.93"
(-23.62mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1934 2002
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1905
Dec 1945–Apr 1946
5-Month
5.47"
(138.94mm)
6.58"
(167.13mm)
-1.11"
(-28.19mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1936 2002
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1905
Nov 1945–Apr 1946
6-Month
6.10"
(154.94mm)
7.65"
(194.31mm)
-1.55"
(-39.37mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1936 1904
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1984
Oct 1945–Apr 1946
7-Month
7.22"
(183.39mm)
8.98"
(228.09mm)
-1.76"
(-44.70mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1936 2002
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1942
Sep 1945–Apr 1946
8-Month
8.35"
(212.09mm)
10.41"
(264.41mm)
-2.06"
(-52.32mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1933 1902, 2002
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1942
Aug 1945–Apr 1946
9-Month
11.54"
(293.12mm)
12.42"
(315.47mm)
-0.88"
(-22.35mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1945 2002
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1942
Jul 1945–Apr 1946
10-Month
13.57"
(344.68mm)
14.52"
(368.81mm)
-0.95"
(-24.13mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1945 1902
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1942
Jun 1945–Apr 1946
11-Month
15.31"
(388.87mm)
16.07"
(408.18mm)
-0.76"
(-19.31mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1945 1981
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1942
May 1945–Apr 1946
12-Month
16.94"
(430.28mm)
18.08"
(459.23mm)
-1.14"
(-28.95mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1945 2013
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1942
Nov 1944–Apr 1946
18-Month
25.65"
(651.51mm)
25.76"
(654.30mm)
-0.11"
(-2.79mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1940 2013
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1942
May 1944–Apr 1946
24-Month
33.51"
(851.15mm)
36.16"
(918.46mm)
-2.65"
(-67.31mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1941 1902
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1942
May 1943–Apr 1946
36-Month
53.50"
(1,358.90mm)
54.22"
(1,377.19mm)
-0.72"
(-18.29mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1945 1955
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1985
May 1942–Apr 1946
48-Month
70.09"
(1,780.29mm)
72.24"
(1,834.90mm)
-2.15"
(-54.61mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1940 1904
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1986
May 1941–Apr 1946
60-Month
96.40"
(2,448.56mm)
90.24"
(2,292.10mm)
6.16"
(156.46mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1944 1957
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1987

Citing This Page

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