Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Colorado

Precipitation Rankings, March 1959

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1959
1-Month
1.40"
(35.56mm)
1.52"
(38.61mm)
-0.12"
(-3.05mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1956 1966
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1906
Ties: 2005
Feb–Mar 1959
2-Month
2.81"
(71.37mm)
2.61"
(66.29mm)
0.20"
(5.08mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1957 1966
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1905
Ties: 1931
Jan–Mar 1959
3-Month
3.77"
(95.76mm)
3.67"
(93.22mm)
0.10"
(2.54mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1956 1966
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1980
Dec 1958–Mar 1959
4-Month
4.58"
(116.33mm)
4.74"
(120.40mm)
-0.16"
(-4.07mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1956 1977
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1979
Ties: 1956
Nov 1958–Mar 1959
5-Month
5.45"
(138.43mm)
5.81"
(147.57mm)
-0.36"
(-9.14mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1955 1977
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1979
Ties: 1926
Oct 1958–Mar 1959
6-Month
6.16"
(156.46mm)
7.14"
(181.36mm)
-0.98"
(-24.90mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1955 1977
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1909
Ties: 1931, 1968
Sep 1958–Mar 1959
7-Month
7.51"
(190.75mm)
8.57"
(217.68mm)
-1.06"
(-26.93mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1956 1902
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1942
Aug 1958–Mar 1959
8-Month
9.03"
(229.36mm)
10.58"
(268.73mm)
-1.55"
(-39.37mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1954 1901
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1942
Jul 1958–Mar 1959
9-Month
11.20"
(284.48mm)
12.68"
(322.07mm)
-1.48"
(-37.59mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1956 1901
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1942
Ties: 1956
Jun 1958–Mar 1959
10-Month
12.59"
(319.79mm)
14.23"
(361.44mm)
-1.64"
(-41.65mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1957 1901
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1942
May 1958–Mar 1959
11-Month
14.68"
(372.87mm)
16.25"
(412.75mm)
-1.57"
(-39.88mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1957 1901
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1942
Apr 1958–Mar 1959
12-Month
16.41"
(416.81mm)
18.13"
(460.50mm)
-1.72"
(-43.69mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1957 1935
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1942
Oct 1957–Mar 1959
18-Month
25.11"
(637.79mm)
25.26"
(641.60mm)
-0.15"
(-3.81mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1957 1935
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1942
Apr 1957–Mar 1959
24-Month
41.00"
(1,041.40mm)
36.17"
(918.72mm)
4.83"
(122.68mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1958 1977
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1943
Apr 1956–Mar 1959
36-Month
55.79"
(1,417.07mm)
54.22"
(1,377.19mm)
1.57"
(39.88mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1958 1977
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1943
Apr 1955–Mar 1959
48-Month
71.97"
(1,828.04mm)
72.23"
(1,834.64mm)
-0.26"
(-6.60mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1958 2004
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1987
Apr 1954–Mar 1959
60-Month
86.25"
(2,190.75mm)
90.23"
(2,291.84mm)
-3.98"
(-101.09mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1958 1957
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1987

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2021, retrieved on December 4, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/