Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Colorado

Precipitation Rankings, August 1955

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1955
1-Month
2.67"
(67.82mm)
2.03"
(51.56mm)
0.64"
(16.26mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1954 1960
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1997
Jul–Aug 1955
2-Month
4.06"
(103.12mm)
4.13"
(104.90mm)
-0.07"
(-1.78mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1954 1900
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 1923
Jun–Aug 1955
3-Month
5.17"
(131.32mm)
5.67"
(144.02mm)
-0.50"
(-12.70mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1954 1924
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 1965
May–Aug 1955
4-Month
7.98"
(202.69mm)
7.69"
(195.33mm)
0.29"
(7.36mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1954 2002
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1957
Apr–Aug 1955
5-Month
9.04"
(229.62mm)
9.53"
(242.06mm)
-0.49"
(-12.44mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1954 2002
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 1957
Mar–Aug 1955
6-Month
9.79"
(248.67mm)
11.04"
(280.42mm)
-1.25"
(-31.75mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1954 2002
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1953 1957
Feb–Aug 1955
7-Month
11.13"
(282.70mm)
12.13"
(308.10mm)
-1.00"
(-25.40mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1954 2002
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 1957
Jan–Aug 1955
8-Month
11.90"
(302.26mm)
13.20"
(335.28mm)
-1.30"
(-33.02mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1954 2002
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1953 1957
Dec 1954–Aug 1955
9-Month
12.69"
(322.33mm)
14.27"
(362.46mm)
-1.58"
(-40.13mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1954 2002
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 1957
Ties: 1899
Nov 1954–Aug 1955
10-Month
13.57"
(344.68mm)
15.34"
(389.64mm)
-1.77"
(-44.96mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1954 2002
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 1957
Ties: 1910, 1994
Oct 1954–Aug 1955
11-Month
14.79"
(375.67mm)
16.67"
(423.42mm)
-1.88"
(-47.75mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1954 2002
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1957
Ties: 1951
Sep 1954–Aug 1955
12-Month
16.47"
(418.34mm)
18.10"
(459.74mm)
-1.63"
(-41.40mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1954 2002
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1941
Mar 1954–Aug 1955
18-Month
24.80"
(629.92mm)
29.15"
(740.41mm)
-4.35"
(-110.49mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1954 2002
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 1942
Sep 1953–Aug 1955
24-Month
29.79"
(756.67mm)
36.21"
(919.73mm)
-6.42"
(-163.06mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1954 2003
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 1942
Sep 1952–Aug 1955
36-Month
45.49"
(1,155.45mm)
54.26"
(1,378.20mm)
-8.77"
(-222.75mm)
4th Driest Driest to Date 2002
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1943
Sep 1951–Aug 1955
48-Month
64.50"
(1,638.30mm)
72.29"
(1,836.17mm)
-7.79"
(-197.87mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1937 1956
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1944
Sep 1950–Aug 1955
60-Month
81.14"
(2,060.96mm)
90.31"
(2,293.87mm)
-9.17"
(-232.91mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1954 2004
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 1999

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 21, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/