Climate at a Glance

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Colorado

Precipitation Rankings, August 1968

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1968
1-Month
2.52"
(64.01mm)
2.03"
(51.56mm)
0.49"
(12.45mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1967 1960
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1963 1997
Jul–Aug 1968
2-Month
5.25"
(133.35mm)
4.13"
(104.90mm)
1.12"
(28.45mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1967 1900
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1923
Jun–Aug 1968
3-Month
5.91"
(150.11mm)
5.67"
(144.02mm)
0.24"
(6.09mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1966 1924
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 1965
May–Aug 1968
4-Month
7.52"
(191.01mm)
7.69"
(195.33mm)
-0.17"
(-4.32mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1966 2002
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1967 1957
Ties: 1988
Apr–Aug 1968
5-Month
9.35"
(237.49mm)
9.53"
(242.06mm)
-0.18"
(-4.57mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1966 2002
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 1957
Mar–Aug 1968
6-Month
10.18"
(258.57mm)
11.04"
(280.42mm)
-0.86"
(-21.85mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1966 2002
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 1957
Feb–Aug 1968
7-Month
11.48"
(291.59mm)
12.13"
(308.10mm)
-0.65"
(-16.51mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1966 2002
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 1957
Jan–Aug 1968
8-Month
11.99"
(304.55mm)
13.20"
(335.28mm)
-1.21"
(-30.73mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1966 2002
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1967 1957
Dec 1967–Aug 1968
9-Month
14.13"
(358.90mm)
14.27"
(362.46mm)
-0.14"
(-3.56mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1966 2002
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1967 1957
Nov 1967–Aug 1968
10-Month
14.81"
(376.17mm)
15.34"
(389.64mm)
-0.53"
(-13.47mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1966 2002
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1967 1957
Ties: 1975
Oct 1967–Aug 1968
11-Month
15.51"
(393.95mm)
16.67"
(423.42mm)
-1.16"
(-29.47mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1966 2002
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 1957
Sep 1967–Aug 1968
12-Month
16.84"
(427.74mm)
18.10"
(459.74mm)
-1.26"
(-32.00mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1966 2002
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 1941
Mar 1967–Aug 1968
18-Month
29.13"
(739.90mm)
29.15"
(740.41mm)
-0.02"
(-0.51mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1967 2002
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1966 1942
Sep 1966–Aug 1968
24-Month
35.71"
(907.03mm)
36.21"
(919.73mm)
-0.50"
(-12.70mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1967 2003
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1966 1942
Sep 1965–Aug 1968
36-Month
51.66"
(1,312.16mm)
54.26"
(1,378.20mm)
-2.60"
(-66.04mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1965 2002
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 1943
Sep 1964–Aug 1968
48-Month
72.80"
(1,849.12mm)
72.29"
(1,836.17mm)
0.51"
(12.95mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1967 1956
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1944
Sep 1963–Aug 1968
60-Month
87.73"
(2,228.34mm)
90.31"
(2,293.87mm)
-2.58"
(-65.53mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1967 2004
78th 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 27, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/