Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Colorado

Precipitation Rankings, August 1960

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1960
1-Month
0.66"
(16.76mm)
2.03"
(51.56mm)
-1.37"
(-34.80mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1960
125th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1997
Jul–Aug 1960
2-Month
2.32"
(58.93mm)
4.13"
(104.90mm)
-1.81"
(-45.97mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1939 1900
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1923
Jun–Aug 1960
3-Month
3.37"
(85.60mm)
5.67"
(144.02mm)
-2.30"
(-58.42mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1939 1924
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1965
May–Aug 1960
4-Month
4.93"
(125.22mm)
7.69"
(195.33mm)
-2.76"
(-70.11mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1939 2002
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1957
Apr–Aug 1960
5-Month
6.25"
(158.75mm)
9.53"
(242.06mm)
-3.28"
(-83.31mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1939 2002
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1957
Mar–Aug 1960
6-Month
7.68"
(195.07mm)
11.04"
(280.42mm)
-3.36"
(-85.35mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1939 2002
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1957
Feb–Aug 1960
7-Month
9.64"
(244.86mm)
12.13"
(308.10mm)
-2.49"
(-63.24mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1956 2002
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1957
Jan–Aug 1960
8-Month
10.87"
(276.10mm)
13.20"
(335.28mm)
-2.33"
(-59.18mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1956 2002
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1957
Dec 1959–Aug 1960
9-Month
11.71"
(297.43mm)
14.27"
(362.46mm)
-2.56"
(-65.03mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1956 2002
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1957
Nov 1959–Aug 1960
10-Month
12.14"
(308.36mm)
15.34"
(389.64mm)
-3.20"
(-81.28mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1954 2002
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1957
Oct 1959–Aug 1960
11-Month
14.65"
(372.11mm)
16.67"
(423.42mm)
-2.02"
(-51.31mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1959 2002
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1957
Sep 1959–Aug 1960
12-Month
16.79"
(426.47mm)
18.10"
(459.74mm)
-1.31"
(-33.27mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1959 2002
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1941
Ties: 1994
Mar 1959–Aug 1960
18-Month
26.48"
(672.59mm)
29.15"
(740.41mm)
-2.67"
(-67.82mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1956 2002
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1942
Sep 1958–Aug 1960
24-Month
32.59"
(827.79mm)
36.21"
(919.73mm)
-3.62"
(-91.94mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1956 2003
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1942
Sep 1957–Aug 1960
36-Month
50.69"
(1,287.53mm)
54.26"
(1,378.20mm)
-3.57"
(-90.67mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1956 2002
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1943
Sep 1956–Aug 1960
48-Month
73.86"
(1,876.04mm)
72.29"
(1,836.17mm)
1.57"
(39.87mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1959 1956
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1944
Sep 1955–Aug 1960
60-Month
88.01"
(2,235.45mm)
90.31"
(2,293.87mm)
-2.30"
(-58.42mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1959 2004
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1999

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on December 9, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/