Climate at a Glance

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Colorado

Precipitation Rankings, March 1949

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1949
1-Month
1.94"
(49.28mm)
1.52"
(38.61mm)
0.42"
(10.67mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1947 1966
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1906
Feb–Mar 1949
2-Month
2.65"
(67.31mm)
2.61"
(66.29mm)
0.04"
(1.02mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1947 1966
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1905
Ties: 1952
Jan–Mar 1949
3-Month
4.56"
(115.82mm)
3.67"
(93.22mm)
0.89"
(22.60mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1947 1966
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1980
Dec 1948–Mar 1949
4-Month
6.13"
(155.70mm)
4.74"
(120.40mm)
1.39"
(35.30mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1947 1977
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1979
Ties: 2017
Nov 1948–Mar 1949
5-Month
7.12"
(180.85mm)
5.81"
(147.57mm)
1.31"
(33.28mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1947 1977
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1979
Oct 1948–Mar 1949
6-Month
7.90"
(200.66mm)
7.14"
(181.36mm)
0.76"
(19.30mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1946 1977
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1909
Sep 1948–Mar 1949
7-Month
8.55"
(217.17mm)
8.57"
(217.68mm)
-0.02"
(-0.51mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1946 1902
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1942
Aug 1948–Mar 1949
8-Month
10.37"
(263.40mm)
10.58"
(268.73mm)
-0.21"
(-5.33mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1946 1901
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1942
Jul 1948–Mar 1949
9-Month
11.83"
(300.48mm)
12.68"
(322.07mm)
-0.85"
(-21.59mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1946 1901
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1942
Jun 1948–Mar 1949
10-Month
14.28"
(362.71mm)
14.23"
(361.44mm)
0.05"
(1.27mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1946 1901
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1942
May 1948–Mar 1949
11-Month
16.02"
(406.91mm)
16.25"
(412.75mm)
-0.23"
(-5.84mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1946 1901
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1942
Ties: 1913
Apr 1948–Mar 1949
12-Month
17.42"
(442.47mm)
18.13"
(460.50mm)
-0.71"
(-18.03mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1944 1935
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1942
Oct 1947–Mar 1949
18-Month
27.22"
(691.39mm)
25.26"
(641.60mm)
1.96"
(49.79mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1947 1935
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1942
Apr 1947–Mar 1949
24-Month
40.17"
(1,020.32mm)
36.17"
(918.72mm)
4.00"
(101.60mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1947 1977
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1943
Apr 1946–Mar 1949
36-Month
59.11"
(1,501.39mm)
54.22"
(1,377.19mm)
4.89"
(124.20mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1947 1977
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1943
Apr 1945–Mar 1949
48-Month
76.92"
(1,953.77mm)
72.23"
(1,834.64mm)
4.69"
(119.13mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1947 2004
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1987
Apr 1944–Mar 1949
60-Month
94.81"
(2,408.17mm)
90.23"
(2,291.84mm)
4.58"
(116.33mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1948 1957
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1987

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2021, retrieved on September 19, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/