Climate at a Glance

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Colorado

Precipitation Rankings, January 1957

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1957
1-Month
2.44"
(61.98mm)
1.06"
(26.92mm)
1.38"
(35.06mm)
126th Driest Driest since: 1956 1919, 1931
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1916
Dec 1956–Jan 1957
2-Month
3.44"
(87.38mm)
2.13"
(54.10mm)
1.31"
(33.28mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1956 1931
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1914
Nov 1956–Jan 1957
3-Month
4.52"
(114.81mm)
3.20"
(81.28mm)
1.32"
(33.53mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1956 1904
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1979
Oct 1956–Jan 1957
4-Month
5.26"
(133.60mm)
4.54"
(115.32mm)
0.72"
(18.28mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1956 1977
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1909
Sep 1956–Jan 1957
5-Month
5.37"
(136.40mm)
5.96"
(151.38mm)
-0.59"
(-14.98mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1956 1904
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1942
Ties: 1900, 1961
Aug 1956–Jan 1957
6-Month
6.89"
(175.01mm)
7.98"
(202.69mm)
-1.09"
(-27.68mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1954 1901
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1942
Ties: 1913
Jul 1956–Jan 1957
7-Month
8.94"
(227.08mm)
10.07"
(255.78mm)
-1.13"
(-28.70mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1953 1901
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2007
Jun 1956–Jan 1957
8-Month
9.68"
(245.87mm)
11.62"
(295.15mm)
-1.94"
(-49.28mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1953 1901, 1981
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1942
May 1956–Jan 1957
9-Month
10.90"
(276.86mm)
13.64"
(346.46mm)
-2.74"
(-69.60mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1953 1901
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1942
Apr 1956–Jan 1957
10-Month
12.38"
(314.45mm)
15.52"
(394.21mm)
-3.14"
(-79.76mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1955 1940
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1942
Mar 1956–Jan 1957
11-Month
13.11"
(332.99mm)
17.02"
(432.31mm)
-3.91"
(-99.32mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1940 2021
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1942
Feb 1956–Jan 1957
12-Month
14.22"
(361.19mm)
18.10"
(459.74mm)
-3.88"
(-98.55mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1955 2003
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1942
Aug 1955–Jan 1957
18-Month
22.19"
(563.63mm)
26.08"
(662.43mm)
-3.89"
(-98.80mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1955 2003
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1942
Feb 1955–Jan 1957
24-Month
30.65"
(778.51mm)
36.16"
(918.46mm)
-5.51"
(-139.95mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1956 2003
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1943
Feb 1954–Jan 1957
36-Month
44.70"
(1,135.38mm)
54.20"
(1,376.68mm)
-9.50"
(-241.30mm)
2nd Driest Driest to Date 1977
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1943
Feb 1953–Jan 1957
48-Month
60.98"
(1,548.89mm)
72.24"
(1,834.90mm)
-11.26"
(-286.01mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1957
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1987
Feb 1952–Jan 1957
60-Month
76.11"
(1,933.19mm)
90.25"
(2,292.35mm)
-14.14"
(-359.16mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1957
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2000

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2022, retrieved on January 18, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/