Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Colorado

Precipitation Rankings, March 1948

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1948
1-Month
2.18"
(55.37mm)
1.52"
(38.61mm)
0.66"
(16.76mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1947 1966
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1906
Ties: 1992
Feb–Mar 1948
2-Month
4.03"
(102.36mm)
2.61"
(66.29mm)
1.42"
(36.07mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1947 1966
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1927 1905
Jan–Mar 1948
3-Month
5.50"
(139.70mm)
3.67"
(93.22mm)
1.83"
(46.48mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1947 1966
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1905 1980
Dec 1947–Mar 1948
4-Month
6.70"
(170.18mm)
4.74"
(120.40mm)
1.96"
(49.78mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1947 1977
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1905 1979
Nov 1947–Mar 1948
5-Month
7.64"
(194.06mm)
5.81"
(147.57mm)
1.83"
(46.49mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1947 1977
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1909 1979
Oct 1947–Mar 1948
6-Month
9.80"
(248.92mm)
7.14"
(181.36mm)
2.66"
(67.56mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1947 1977
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1909 1909
Sep 1947–Mar 1948
7-Month
10.92"
(277.37mm)
8.57"
(217.68mm)
2.35"
(59.69mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1947 1902
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1942
Aug 1947–Mar 1948
8-Month
13.36"
(339.34mm)
10.58"
(268.73mm)
2.78"
(70.61mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1947 1901
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1942
Jul 1947–Mar 1948
9-Month
15.14"
(384.56mm)
12.68"
(322.07mm)
2.46"
(62.49mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1947 1901
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1942
Jun 1947–Mar 1948
10-Month
17.95"
(455.93mm)
14.23"
(361.44mm)
3.72"
(94.49mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1947 1901
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1942
May 1947–Mar 1948
11-Month
20.79"
(528.07mm)
16.25"
(412.75mm)
4.54"
(115.32mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1947 1901
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1942
Apr 1947–Mar 1948
12-Month
22.75"
(577.85mm)
18.13"
(460.50mm)
4.62"
(117.35mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1947 1935
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1942
Oct 1946–Mar 1948
18-Month
30.98"
(786.89mm)
25.26"
(641.60mm)
5.72"
(145.29mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1947 1935
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1942
Apr 1946–Mar 1948
24-Month
41.69"
(1,058.93mm)
36.17"
(918.72mm)
5.52"
(140.21mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1947 1977
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1943 1943
Apr 1945–Mar 1948
36-Month
59.50"
(1,511.30mm)
54.22"
(1,377.19mm)
5.28"
(134.11mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1947 1977
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1943
Apr 1944–Mar 1948
48-Month
77.39"
(1,965.71mm)
72.23"
(1,834.64mm)
5.16"
(131.07mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1947 2004
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1987
Apr 1943–Mar 1948
60-Month
94.40"
(2,397.76mm)
90.23"
(2,291.84mm)
4.17"
(105.92mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1947 1957
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1987

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published March 2020, retrieved on March 28, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/