Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Colorado

Precipitation Rankings, April 1961

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1961
1-Month
1.51"
(38.35mm)
1.84"
(46.74mm)
-0.33"
(-8.39mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1960 2002
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1900
Mar–Apr 1961
2-Month
3.83"
(97.28mm)
3.35"
(85.09mm)
0.48"
(12.19mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1960 2002
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1957 1906
Feb–Apr 1961
3-Month
4.75"
(120.65mm)
4.44"
(112.78mm)
0.31"
(7.87mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1960 2002
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1905
Jan–Apr 1961
4-Month
5.00"
(127.00mm)
5.51"
(139.95mm)
-0.51"
(-12.95mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1955 2002
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1905
Dec 1960–Apr 1961
5-Month
6.24"
(158.50mm)
6.58"
(167.13mm)
-0.34"
(-8.63mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1959 2002
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1905
Nov 1960–Apr 1961
6-Month
7.02"
(178.31mm)
7.65"
(194.31mm)
-0.63"
(-16.00mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1959 1904
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1984
Oct 1960–Apr 1961
7-Month
9.09"
(230.89mm)
8.98"
(228.09mm)
0.11"
(2.80mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1959 2002
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1942
Sep 1960–Apr 1961
8-Month
10.12"
(257.05mm)
10.41"
(264.41mm)
-0.29"
(-7.36mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1959 1902, 2002
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1942
Aug 1960–Apr 1961
9-Month
10.78"
(273.81mm)
12.42"
(315.47mm)
-1.64"
(-41.66mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1959 2002
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1942
Jul 1960–Apr 1961
10-Month
12.44"
(315.98mm)
14.52"
(368.81mm)
-2.08"
(-52.83mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1955 1902
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1942
Jun 1960–Apr 1961
11-Month
13.49"
(342.65mm)
16.07"
(408.18mm)
-2.58"
(-65.53mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1955 1981
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1942
May 1960–Apr 1961
12-Month
15.05"
(382.27mm)
18.08"
(459.23mm)
-3.03"
(-76.96mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1955 2013
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1942
Nov 1959–Apr 1961
18-Month
22.26"
(565.40mm)
25.76"
(654.30mm)
-3.50"
(-88.90mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1956 2013
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1942
May 1959–Apr 1961
24-Month
33.64"
(854.46mm)
36.16"
(918.46mm)
-2.52"
(-64.00mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1957 1902
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1942
May 1958–Apr 1961
36-Month
49.88"
(1,266.95mm)
54.22"
(1,377.19mm)
-4.34"
(-110.24mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1957 1955
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1985
May 1957–Apr 1961
48-Month
72.58"
(1,843.53mm)
72.24"
(1,834.90mm)
0.34"
(8.63mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1959 1904
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1986
May 1956–Apr 1961
60-Month
89.51"
(2,273.55mm)
90.24"
(2,292.10mm)
-0.73"
(-18.55mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1959 1957
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1987

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 18, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/