Climate at a Glance

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Colorado

Precipitation Rankings, April 1949

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1949
1-Month
1.43"
(36.32mm)
1.84"
(46.74mm)
-0.41"
(-10.42mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1948 2002
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1900
Mar–Apr 1949
2-Month
3.37"
(85.60mm)
3.35"
(85.09mm)
0.02"
(0.51mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1947 2002
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1906
Ties: 2005
Feb–Apr 1949
3-Month
4.08"
(103.63mm)
4.44"
(112.78mm)
-0.36"
(-9.15mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1946 2002
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1905
Jan–Apr 1949
4-Month
5.99"
(152.15mm)
5.51"
(139.95mm)
0.48"
(12.20mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1947 2002
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1905
Dec 1948–Apr 1949
5-Month
7.56"
(192.02mm)
6.58"
(167.13mm)
0.98"
(24.89mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1947 2002
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1905
Nov 1948–Apr 1949
6-Month
8.55"
(217.17mm)
7.65"
(194.31mm)
0.90"
(22.86mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1947 1904
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1984
Oct 1948–Apr 1949
7-Month
9.33"
(236.98mm)
8.98"
(228.09mm)
0.35"
(8.89mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1946 2002
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1942
Sep 1948–Apr 1949
8-Month
9.98"
(253.49mm)
10.41"
(264.41mm)
-0.43"
(-10.92mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1946 1902, 2002
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1942
Aug 1948–Apr 1949
9-Month
11.80"
(299.72mm)
12.42"
(315.47mm)
-0.62"
(-15.75mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1946 2002
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1942
Ties: 1974
Jul 1948–Apr 1949
10-Month
13.26"
(336.80mm)
14.52"
(368.81mm)
-1.26"
(-32.01mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1945 1902
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1942
Jun 1948–Apr 1949
11-Month
15.71"
(399.03mm)
16.07"
(408.18mm)
-0.36"
(-9.15mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1946 1981
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1942
Ties: 1957
May 1948–Apr 1949
12-Month
17.45"
(443.23mm)
18.08"
(459.23mm)
-0.63"
(-16.00mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1946 2013
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1942
Nov 1947–Apr 1949
18-Month
26.49"
(672.85mm)
25.76"
(654.30mm)
0.73"
(18.55mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1947 2013
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1942
May 1947–Apr 1949
24-Month
39.64"
(1,006.86mm)
36.16"
(918.46mm)
3.48"
(88.40mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1947 1902
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1942
May 1946–Apr 1949
36-Month
58.71"
(1,491.23mm)
54.22"
(1,377.19mm)
4.49"
(114.04mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1948 1955
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1985
May 1945–Apr 1949
48-Month
75.65"
(1,921.51mm)
72.24"
(1,834.90mm)
3.41"
(86.61mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1948 1904
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1986
May 1944–Apr 1949
60-Month
92.22"
(2,342.39mm)
90.24"
(2,292.10mm)
1.98"
(50.29mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1947 1957
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1987

Citing This Page

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