Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Colorado

Precipitation Rankings, April 1951

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1951
1-Month
1.89"
(48.01mm)
1.84"
(46.74mm)
0.05"
(1.27mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1950 2002
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1900
Mar–Apr 1951
2-Month
2.62"
(66.55mm)
3.35"
(85.09mm)
-0.73"
(-18.54mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1950 2002
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1906
Feb–Apr 1951
3-Month
3.59"
(91.19mm)
4.44"
(112.78mm)
-0.85"
(-21.59mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1950 2002
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1905
Ties: 2008
Jan–Apr 1951
4-Month
5.04"
(128.02mm)
5.51"
(139.95mm)
-0.47"
(-11.93mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1950 2002
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1905
Dec 1950–Apr 1951
5-Month
5.95"
(151.13mm)
6.58"
(167.13mm)
-0.63"
(-16.00mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1950 2002
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1905
Nov 1950–Apr 1951
6-Month
6.87"
(174.50mm)
7.65"
(194.31mm)
-0.78"
(-19.81mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1950 1904
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1984
Oct 1950–Apr 1951
7-Month
7.14"
(181.36mm)
8.98"
(228.09mm)
-1.84"
(-46.73mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1950 2002
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1942
Sep 1950–Apr 1951
8-Month
8.99"
(228.35mm)
10.41"
(264.41mm)
-1.42"
(-36.06mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1950 1902, 2002
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1942
Aug 1950–Apr 1951
9-Month
10.17"
(258.32mm)
12.42"
(315.47mm)
-2.25"
(-57.15mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1950 2002
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1942
Jul 1950–Apr 1951
10-Month
12.61"
(320.29mm)
14.52"
(368.81mm)
-1.91"
(-48.52mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1950 1902
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1942
Jun 1950–Apr 1951
11-Month
13.55"
(344.17mm)
16.07"
(408.18mm)
-2.52"
(-64.01mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1940 1981
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1942
May 1950–Apr 1951
12-Month
14.77"
(375.16mm)
18.08"
(459.23mm)
-3.31"
(-84.07mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1940 2013
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1942
Nov 1949–Apr 1951
18-Month
20.42"
(518.67mm)
25.76"
(654.30mm)
-5.34"
(-135.63mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1935 2013
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1942
May 1949–Apr 1951
24-Month
32.78"
(832.61mm)
36.16"
(918.46mm)
-3.38"
(-85.85mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1936 1902
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1942
May 1948–Apr 1951
36-Month
50.23"
(1,275.84mm)
54.22"
(1,377.19mm)
-3.99"
(-101.35mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1937 1955
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1985
May 1947–Apr 1951
48-Month
72.42"
(1,839.47mm)
72.24"
(1,834.90mm)
0.18"
(4.57mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1946 1904
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1986
May 1946–Apr 1951
60-Month
91.49"
(2,323.85mm)
90.24"
(2,292.10mm)
1.25"
(31.75mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1947 1957
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1987

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 22, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/