Climate at a Glance

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Colorado

Precipitation Rankings, April 1957

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1957
1-Month
3.62"
(91.95mm)
1.84"
(46.74mm)
1.78"
(45.21mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1956 2002
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1900
Mar–Apr 1957
2-Month
5.21"
(132.33mm)
3.35"
(85.09mm)
1.86"
(47.24mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1956 2002
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1906
Feb–Apr 1957
3-Month
6.03"
(153.16mm)
4.44"
(112.78mm)
1.59"
(40.38mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1956 2002
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1905
Jan–Apr 1957
4-Month
8.47"
(215.14mm)
5.51"
(139.95mm)
2.96"
(75.19mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1956 2002
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1905
Dec 1956–Apr 1957
5-Month
9.47"
(240.54mm)
6.58"
(167.13mm)
2.89"
(73.41mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1956 2002
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1905
Nov 1956–Apr 1957
6-Month
10.55"
(267.97mm)
7.65"
(194.31mm)
2.90"
(73.66mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1956 1904
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1905 1984
Oct 1956–Apr 1957
7-Month
11.29"
(286.77mm)
8.98"
(228.09mm)
2.31"
(58.68mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1956 2002
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1942
Ties: 1906, 1995
Sep 1956–Apr 1957
8-Month
11.40"
(289.56mm)
10.41"
(264.41mm)
0.99"
(25.15mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1956 1902, 2002
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1942
Aug 1956–Apr 1957
9-Month
12.92"
(328.17mm)
12.42"
(315.47mm)
0.50"
(12.70mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1956 2002
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1942
Ties: 2015
Jul 1956–Apr 1957
10-Month
14.97"
(380.24mm)
14.52"
(368.81mm)
0.45"
(11.43mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1956 1902
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1942
Jun 1956–Apr 1957
11-Month
15.71"
(399.03mm)
16.07"
(408.18mm)
-0.36"
(-9.15mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1956 1981
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1942
Ties: 1949
May 1956–Apr 1957
12-Month
16.93"
(430.02mm)
18.08"
(459.23mm)
-1.15"
(-29.21mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1956 2013
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1942
Nov 1955–Apr 1957
18-Month
24.27"
(616.46mm)
25.76"
(654.30mm)
-1.49"
(-37.84mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1956 2013
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1953 1942
May 1955–Apr 1957
24-Month
33.53"
(851.66mm)
36.16"
(918.46mm)
-2.63"
(-66.80mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1956 1902
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 1942
May 1954–Apr 1957
36-Month
48.27"
(1,226.06mm)
54.22"
(1,377.19mm)
-5.95"
(-151.13mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1956 1955
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1985
May 1953–Apr 1957
48-Month
62.82"
(1,595.63mm)
72.24"
(1,834.90mm)
-9.42"
(-239.27mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1956 1904
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1986
May 1952–Apr 1957
60-Month
77.37"
(1,965.20mm)
90.24"
(2,292.10mm)
-12.87"
(-326.90mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1957
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1987

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published July 2020, retrieved on July 9, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/