Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Colorado

Precipitation Rankings, March 1960

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1960
1-Month
1.43"
(36.32mm)
1.52"
(38.61mm)
-0.09"
(-2.29mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1959 1966
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1906
Feb–Mar 1960
2-Month
3.39"
(86.11mm)
2.61"
(66.29mm)
0.78"
(19.82mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1959 1966
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1905
Jan–Mar 1960
3-Month
4.62"
(117.35mm)
3.67"
(93.22mm)
0.95"
(24.13mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1959 1966
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 1980
Dec 1959–Mar 1960
4-Month
5.46"
(138.68mm)
4.74"
(120.40mm)
0.72"
(18.28mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1959 1977
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1957 1979
Nov 1959–Mar 1960
5-Month
5.89"
(149.61mm)
5.81"
(147.57mm)
0.08"
(2.04mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1959 1977
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1979
Oct 1959–Mar 1960
6-Month
8.40"
(213.36mm)
7.14"
(181.36mm)
1.26"
(32.00mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1959 1977
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1909
Sep 1959–Mar 1960
7-Month
10.54"
(267.72mm)
8.57"
(217.68mm)
1.97"
(50.04mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1959 1902
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1942
Aug 1959–Mar 1960
8-Month
12.70"
(322.58mm)
10.58"
(268.73mm)
2.12"
(53.85mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1959 1901
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1942
Jul 1959–Mar 1960
9-Month
13.83"
(351.28mm)
12.68"
(322.07mm)
1.15"
(29.21mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1959 1901
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1942
Ties: 1984
Jun 1959–Mar 1960
10-Month
15.21"
(386.33mm)
14.23"
(361.44mm)
0.98"
(24.89mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1959 1901
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1942
May 1959–Mar 1960
11-Month
17.27"
(438.66mm)
16.25"
(412.75mm)
1.02"
(25.91mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1959 1901
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1942
Apr 1959–Mar 1960
12-Month
18.83"
(478.28mm)
18.13"
(460.50mm)
0.70"
(17.78mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1959 1935
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1942
Ties: 1899, 1979
Oct 1958–Mar 1960
18-Month
24.99"
(634.75mm)
25.26"
(641.60mm)
-0.27"
(-6.85mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1957 1935
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1942
Apr 1958–Mar 1960
24-Month
35.24"
(895.10mm)
36.17"
(918.72mm)
-0.93"
(-23.62mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1957 1977
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1943
Apr 1957–Mar 1960
36-Month
59.83"
(1,519.68mm)
54.22"
(1,377.19mm)
5.61"
(142.49mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1959 1977
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1943
Apr 1956–Mar 1960
48-Month
74.62"
(1,895.35mm)
72.23"
(1,834.64mm)
2.39"
(60.71mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1959 2004
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1987
Apr 1955–Mar 1960
60-Month
90.80"
(2,306.32mm)
90.23"
(2,291.84mm)
0.57"
(14.48mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1959 1957
63rd 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 2, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/