Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

Look up monthly rankings for 1-12, 18, 24, 36, 48, and 60-month time periods using the options below. Data and statistics are as of December 2019. For more information, please see Climatological Rankings.


Colorado

Precipitation Rankings, August 1962

View Period (Months):All1234567891011121824364860
Download: xml csv json
  • Record Driest
  • Bottom 1/10
  • Bottom 1/3
  • Normal
  • Top 1/3
  • Top 1/10
  • Record Wettest
Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1962
1-Month
0.75"
(19.05mm)
2.03"
(51.56mm)
-1.28"
(-32.51mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1960 1960
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1997
Jul–Aug 1962
2-Month
2.76"
(70.10mm)
4.13"
(104.90mm)
-1.37"
(-34.80mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1960 1900
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1923
Jun–Aug 1962
3-Month
4.57"
(116.08mm)
5.67"
(144.02mm)
-1.10"
(-27.94mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1960 1924
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1965
May–Aug 1962
4-Month
6.24"
(158.50mm)
7.69"
(195.33mm)
-1.45"
(-36.83mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1960 2002
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1957
Apr–Aug 1962
5-Month
7.58"
(192.53mm)
9.53"
(242.06mm)
-1.95"
(-49.53mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1960 2002
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1957
Ties: 1972
Mar–Aug 1962
6-Month
8.42"
(213.87mm)
11.04"
(280.42mm)
-2.62"
(-66.55mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1960 2002
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1957
Feb–Aug 1962
7-Month
10.16"
(258.06mm)
12.13"
(308.10mm)
-1.97"
(-50.04mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1960 2002
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1957
Jan–Aug 1962
8-Month
11.47"
(291.34mm)
13.20"
(335.28mm)
-1.73"
(-43.94mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1960 2002
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1957
Dec 1961–Aug 1962
9-Month
12.39"
(314.71mm)
14.27"
(362.46mm)
-1.88"
(-47.75mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1960 2002
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1957
Nov 1961–Aug 1962
10-Month
13.48"
(342.39mm)
15.34"
(389.64mm)
-1.86"
(-47.25mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1960 2002
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1957
Oct 1961–Aug 1962
11-Month
14.90"
(378.46mm)
16.67"
(423.42mm)
-1.77"
(-44.96mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1960 2002
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1957
Sep 1961–Aug 1962
12-Month
17.99"
(456.95mm)
18.10"
(459.74mm)
-0.11"
(-2.79mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1960 2002
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1941
Mar 1961–Aug 1962
18-Month
29.91"
(759.71mm)
29.15"
(740.41mm)
0.76"
(19.30mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1961 2002
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1942
Sep 1960–Aug 1962
24-Month
36.20"
(919.48mm)
36.21"
(919.73mm)
-0.01"
(-0.25mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1961 2003
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1942
Sep 1959–Aug 1962
36-Month
52.99"
(1,345.95mm)
54.26"
(1,378.20mm)
-1.27"
(-32.25mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1961 2002
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1943
Sep 1958–Aug 1962
48-Month
68.79"
(1,747.27mm)
72.29"
(1,836.17mm)
-3.50"
(-88.90mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1957 1956
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1944
Sep 1957–Aug 1962
60-Month
86.89"
(2,207.01mm)
90.31"
(2,293.87mm)
-3.42"
(-86.86mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1958 2004
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1999

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 23, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/