Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Colorado

Precipitation Rankings, April 1962

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1962
1-Month
1.34"
(34.04mm)
1.84"
(46.74mm)
-0.50"
(-12.70mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1960 2002
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1900
Mar–Apr 1962
2-Month
2.18"
(55.37mm)
3.35"
(85.09mm)
-1.17"
(-29.72mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1955 2002
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1906
Feb–Apr 1962
3-Month
3.92"
(99.57mm)
4.44"
(112.78mm)
-0.52"
(-13.21mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1956 2002
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1905
Ties: 1971
Jan–Apr 1962
4-Month
5.23"
(132.84mm)
5.51"
(139.95mm)
-0.28"
(-7.11mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1961 2002
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1905
Ties: 2001
Dec 1961–Apr 1962
5-Month
6.15"
(156.21mm)
6.58"
(167.13mm)
-0.43"
(-10.92mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1959 2002
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1905
Nov 1961–Apr 1962
6-Month
7.24"
(183.90mm)
7.65"
(194.31mm)
-0.41"
(-10.41mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1961 1904
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1984
Oct 1961–Apr 1962
7-Month
8.66"
(219.96mm)
8.98"
(228.09mm)
-0.32"
(-8.13mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1959 2002
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1942
Ties: 1992
Sep 1961–Apr 1962
8-Month
11.75"
(298.45mm)
10.41"
(264.41mm)
1.34"
(34.04mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1961 1902, 2002
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1942
Aug 1961–Apr 1962
9-Month
14.13"
(358.90mm)
12.42"
(315.47mm)
1.71"
(43.43mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1961 2002
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1942
Ties: 1900
Jul 1961–Apr 1962
10-Month
16.40"
(416.56mm)
14.52"
(368.81mm)
1.88"
(47.75mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1961 1902
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1942
Jun 1961–Apr 1962
11-Month
17.82"
(452.63mm)
16.07"
(408.18mm)
1.75"
(44.45mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1961 1981
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1942
May 1961–Apr 1962
12-Month
19.84"
(503.94mm)
18.08"
(459.23mm)
1.76"
(44.71mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1961 2013
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1942
Ties: 2007
Nov 1960–Apr 1962
18-Month
26.86"
(682.24mm)
25.76"
(654.30mm)
1.10"
(27.94mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1961 2013
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1942
May 1960–Apr 1962
24-Month
34.89"
(886.21mm)
36.16"
(918.46mm)
-1.27"
(-32.25mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1961 1902
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1942
May 1959–Apr 1962
36-Month
53.48"
(1,358.39mm)
54.22"
(1,377.19mm)
-0.74"
(-18.80mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1961 1955
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1985
Ties: 1981
May 1958–Apr 1962
48-Month
69.72"
(1,770.89mm)
72.24"
(1,834.90mm)
-2.52"
(-64.01mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1957 1904
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1986
May 1957–Apr 1962
60-Month
92.42"
(2,347.47mm)
90.24"
(2,292.10mm)
2.18"
(55.37mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1961 1957
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1987
Ties: 1974

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published February 2021, retrieved on March 5, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/