Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Colorado

Precipitation Rankings, May 1965

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1965
1-Month
2.01"
(51.05mm)
2.02"
(51.31mm)
-0.01"
(-0.26mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1964 1974
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2015
Ties: 1996
Apr–May 1965
2-Month
3.58"
(90.93mm)
3.86"
(98.04mm)
-0.28"
(-7.11mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1964 2002
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1957
Mar–May 1965
3-Month
5.16"
(131.06mm)
5.37"
(136.40mm)
-0.21"
(-5.34mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1964 2002
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1957
Feb–May 1965
4-Month
6.15"
(156.21mm)
6.46"
(164.08mm)
-0.31"
(-7.87mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1964 2002
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1905
Jan–May 1965
5-Month
7.40"
(187.96mm)
7.52"
(191.01mm)
-0.12"
(-3.05mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1964 2002
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1957
Dec 1964–May 1965
6-Month
9.16"
(232.66mm)
8.60"
(218.44mm)
0.56"
(14.22mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1964 2002
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 1957
Nov 1964–May 1965
7-Month
10.72"
(272.29mm)
9.66"
(245.36mm)
1.06"
(26.93mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1964 2002
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1957 1957
Oct 1964–May 1965
8-Month
10.87"
(276.10mm)
11.00"
(279.40mm)
-0.13"
(-3.30mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1964 2002
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1995
Sep 1964–May 1965
9-Month
11.98"
(304.29mm)
12.43"
(315.72mm)
-0.45"
(-11.43mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1964 2002
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1942
Aug 1964–May 1965
10-Month
13.79"
(350.27mm)
14.44"
(366.78mm)
-0.65"
(-16.51mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1963 2002
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1964 1942
Jul 1964–May 1965
11-Month
15.21"
(386.33mm)
16.54"
(420.12mm)
-1.33"
(-33.79mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1963 2002
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1964 1942
Jun 1964–May 1965
12-Month
16.36"
(415.54mm)
18.08"
(459.23mm)
-1.72"
(-43.69mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1963 2002
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1964 1942
Dec 1963–May 1965
18-Month
23.52"
(597.41mm)
26.70"
(678.18mm)
-3.18"
(-80.77mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1964 2013
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1942
Jun 1963–May 1965
24-Month
33.41"
(848.61mm)
36.18"
(918.97mm)
-2.77"
(-70.36mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1964 1902
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1942
Jun 1962–May 1965
36-Month
46.47"
(1,180.34mm)
54.21"
(1,376.93mm)
-7.74"
(-196.59mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1956 2004
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1964 1943
Jun 1961–May 1965
48-Month
65.96"
(1,675.38mm)
72.23"
(1,834.64mm)
-6.27"
(-159.26mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1964 1956
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1963 1944
Jun 1960–May 1965
60-Month
81.47"
(2,069.34mm)
90.24"
(2,292.10mm)
-8.77"
(-222.76mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1957 1936
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1964 1987

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 19, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/