Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Colorado

Precipitation Rankings, August 1957

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1957
1-Month
2.65"
(67.31mm)
2.03"
(51.56mm)
0.62"
(15.75mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1956 1960
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1997
Jul–Aug 1957
2-Month
5.61"
(142.49mm)
4.13"
(104.90mm)
1.48"
(37.59mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1956 1900
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1930 1923
Jun–Aug 1957
3-Month
7.41"
(188.21mm)
5.67"
(144.02mm)
1.74"
(44.19mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1956 1924
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1927 1965
May–Aug 1957
4-Month
11.77"
(298.96mm)
7.69"
(195.33mm)
4.08"
(103.63mm)
126th Driest Driest since: 1956 2002
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1957
Apr–Aug 1957
5-Month
15.39"
(390.91mm)
9.53"
(242.06mm)
5.86"
(148.85mm)
126th Driest Driest since: 1956 2002
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1957
Mar–Aug 1957
6-Month
16.98"
(431.29mm)
11.04"
(280.42mm)
5.94"
(150.87mm)
126th Driest Driest since: 1956 2002
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1957
Feb–Aug 1957
7-Month
17.80"
(452.12mm)
12.13"
(308.10mm)
5.67"
(144.02mm)
126th Driest Driest since: 1956 2002
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1957
Jan–Aug 1957
8-Month
20.24"
(514.10mm)
13.20"
(335.28mm)
7.04"
(178.82mm)
126th Driest Driest since: 1956 2002
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1957
Dec 1956–Aug 1957
9-Month
21.24"
(539.50mm)
14.27"
(362.46mm)
6.97"
(177.04mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 1956 2002
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1957
Nov 1956–Aug 1957
10-Month
22.32"
(566.93mm)
15.34"
(389.64mm)
6.98"
(177.29mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 1956 2002
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1957
Oct 1956–Aug 1957
11-Month
23.06"
(585.72mm)
16.67"
(423.42mm)
6.39"
(162.30mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 1956 2002
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1957
Sep 1956–Aug 1957
12-Month
23.17"
(588.52mm)
18.10"
(459.74mm)
5.07"
(128.78mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1956 2002
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1941
Mar 1956–Aug 1957
18-Month
30.91"
(785.11mm)
29.15"
(740.41mm)
1.76"
(44.70mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1956 2002
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1942
Sep 1955–Aug 1957
24-Month
37.32"
(947.93mm)
36.21"
(919.73mm)
1.11"
(28.20mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1956 2003
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1942
Sep 1954–Aug 1957
36-Month
53.79"
(1,366.27mm)
54.26"
(1,378.20mm)
-0.47"
(-11.93mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1956 2002
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1943
Sep 1953–Aug 1957
48-Month
67.11"
(1,704.59mm)
72.29"
(1,836.17mm)
-5.18"
(-131.58mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1956 1956
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1944
Sep 1952–Aug 1957
60-Month
82.81"
(2,103.37mm)
90.31"
(2,293.87mm)
-7.50"
(-190.50mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1956 2004
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 1999

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published February 2021, retrieved on February 26, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/