Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Colorado

Precipitation Rankings, January 1963

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1963
1-Month
1.20"
(30.48mm)
1.06"
(26.92mm)
0.14"
(3.56mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1961 1919, 1931
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1916
Dec 1962–Jan 1963
2-Month
1.86"
(47.24mm)
2.13"
(54.10mm)
-0.27"
(-6.86mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1961 1931
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1914
Nov 1962–Jan 1963
3-Month
2.82"
(71.63mm)
3.20"
(81.28mm)
-0.38"
(-9.65mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1961 1904
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1979
Oct 1962–Jan 1963
4-Month
3.85"
(97.79mm)
4.54"
(115.32mm)
-0.69"
(-17.53mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1959 1977
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1909
Sep 1962–Jan 1963
5-Month
4.91"
(124.71mm)
5.96"
(151.38mm)
-1.05"
(-26.67mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1959 1904
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1942
Aug 1962–Jan 1963
6-Month
5.66"
(143.76mm)
7.98"
(202.69mm)
-2.32"
(-58.93mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1904 1901
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1942
Jul 1962–Jan 1963
7-Month
7.67"
(194.82mm)
10.07"
(255.78mm)
-2.40"
(-60.96mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1940 1901
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 2007
Jun 1962–Jan 1963
8-Month
9.48"
(240.79mm)
11.62"
(295.15mm)
-2.14"
(-54.36mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1961 1901, 1981
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1942
May 1962–Jan 1963
9-Month
11.15"
(283.21mm)
13.64"
(346.46mm)
-2.49"
(-63.25mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1961 1901
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1942
Apr 1962–Jan 1963
10-Month
12.49"
(317.25mm)
15.52"
(394.21mm)
-3.03"
(-76.96mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1961 1940
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1942
Mar 1962–Jan 1963
11-Month
13.33"
(338.58mm)
17.02"
(432.31mm)
-3.69"
(-93.73mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1961 2003, 2013
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1942
Feb 1962–Jan 1963
12-Month
15.07"
(382.78mm)
18.10"
(459.74mm)
-3.03"
(-76.96mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1961 2003
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1942
Aug 1961–Jan 1963
18-Month
25.28"
(642.11mm)
26.08"
(662.43mm)
-0.80"
(-20.32mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1961 2003
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1942
Feb 1961–Jan 1963
24-Month
35.74"
(907.80mm)
36.16"
(918.46mm)
-0.42"
(-10.66mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1962 2003
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1943
Feb 1960–Jan 1963
36-Month
50.75"
(1,289.05mm)
54.20"
(1,376.68mm)
-3.45"
(-87.63mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1961 1977
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1943
Feb 1959–Jan 1963
48-Month
69.00"
(1,752.60mm)
72.24"
(1,834.90mm)
-3.24"
(-82.30mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1958 1957
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1987
Ties: 1941
Feb 1958–Jan 1963
60-Month
85.84"
(2,180.34mm)
90.25"
(2,292.35mm)
-4.41"
(-112.01mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1959 1957
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 2000

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published February 2020, retrieved on February 21, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/