Climate at a Glance

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Colorado

Precipitation Rankings, April 1955

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1955
1-Month
1.06"
(26.92mm)
1.84"
(46.74mm)
-0.78"
(-19.82mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1954 2002
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 1900
Mar–Apr 1955
2-Month
1.81"
(45.97mm)
3.35"
(85.09mm)
-1.54"
(-39.12mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1934 2002
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1906
Feb–Apr 1955
3-Month
3.15"
(80.01mm)
4.44"
(112.78mm)
-1.29"
(-32.77mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1954 2002
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 1905
Jan–Apr 1955
4-Month
3.92"
(99.57mm)
5.51"
(139.95mm)
-1.59"
(-40.38mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1954 2002
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 1905
Dec 1954–Apr 1955
5-Month
4.71"
(119.63mm)
6.58"
(167.13mm)
-1.87"
(-47.50mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1954 2002
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 1905
Nov 1954–Apr 1955
6-Month
5.59"
(141.99mm)
7.65"
(194.31mm)
-2.06"
(-52.32mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1954 1904
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 1984
Oct 1954–Apr 1955
7-Month
6.81"
(172.97mm)
8.98"
(228.09mm)
-2.17"
(-55.12mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1936 2002
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1942
Ties: 1966
Sep 1954–Apr 1955
8-Month
8.49"
(215.65mm)
10.41"
(264.41mm)
-1.92"
(-48.76mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1954 1902, 2002
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1942
Aug 1954–Apr 1955
9-Month
10.19"
(258.83mm)
12.42"
(315.47mm)
-2.23"
(-56.64mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1954 2002
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 1942
Jul 1954–Apr 1955
10-Month
12.37"
(314.20mm)
14.52"
(368.81mm)
-2.15"
(-54.61mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1954 1902
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1942
Jun 1954–Apr 1955
11-Month
13.05"
(331.47mm)
16.07"
(408.18mm)
-3.02"
(-76.71mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1954 1981
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1942
May 1954–Apr 1955
12-Month
14.74"
(374.40mm)
18.08"
(459.23mm)
-3.34"
(-84.83mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1954 2013
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1942
Nov 1953–Apr 1955
18-Month
20.26"
(514.60mm)
25.76"
(654.30mm)
-5.50"
(-139.70mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1902 2013
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1942
May 1953–Apr 1955
24-Month
29.29"
(743.97mm)
36.16"
(918.46mm)
-6.87"
(-174.49mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1954 1902
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 1942
May 1952–Apr 1955
36-Month
43.84"
(1,113.54mm)
54.22"
(1,377.19mm)
-10.38"
(-263.65mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1955
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1985
May 1951–Apr 1955
48-Month
64.17"
(1,629.92mm)
72.24"
(1,834.90mm)
-8.07"
(-204.98mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1936 1904
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1986
May 1950–Apr 1955
60-Month
78.94"
(2,005.08mm)
90.24"
(2,292.10mm)
-11.30"
(-287.02mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1936 1957
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1987

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published February 2020, retrieved on February 20, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/