Climate at a Glance

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Colorado

Precipitation Rankings, May 1969

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1969
1-Month
2.43"
(61.72mm)
2.02"
(51.31mm)
0.41"
(10.41mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1968 1974
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 2015
Ties: 1988
Apr–May 1969
2-Month
3.70"
(93.98mm)
3.86"
(98.04mm)
-0.16"
(-4.06mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1968 2002
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1967 1957
Mar–May 1969
3-Month
4.68"
(118.87mm)
5.37"
(136.40mm)
-0.69"
(-17.53mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1968 2002
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1957
Ties: 1998
Feb–May 1969
4-Month
5.63"
(143.00mm)
6.46"
(164.08mm)
-0.83"
(-21.08mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1968 2002
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1905
Ties: 1937
Jan–May 1969
5-Month
7.38"
(187.45mm)
7.52"
(191.01mm)
-0.14"
(-3.56mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1968 2002
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1957
Dec 1968–May 1969
6-Month
8.34"
(211.84mm)
8.60"
(218.44mm)
-0.26"
(-6.60mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1968 2002
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1957
Ties: 1960
Nov 1968–May 1969
7-Month
9.43"
(239.52mm)
9.66"
(245.36mm)
-0.23"
(-5.84mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1968 2002
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1957
Oct 1968–May 1969
8-Month
10.21"
(259.33mm)
11.00"
(279.40mm)
-0.79"
(-20.07mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1968 2002
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1995
Sep 1968–May 1969
9-Month
10.79"
(274.07mm)
12.43"
(315.72mm)
-1.64"
(-41.65mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1966 2002
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1942
Aug 1968–May 1969
10-Month
13.31"
(338.07mm)
14.44"
(366.78mm)
-1.13"
(-28.71mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1968 2002
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1942
Jul 1968–May 1969
11-Month
16.04"
(407.42mm)
16.54"
(420.12mm)
-0.50"
(-12.70mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1968 2002
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1942
Ties: 1939, 1949
Jun 1968–May 1969
12-Month
16.70"
(424.18mm)
18.08"
(459.23mm)
-1.38"
(-35.05mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1965 2002
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1942
Dec 1967–May 1969
18-Month
24.92"
(632.97mm)
26.70"
(678.18mm)
-1.78"
(-45.21mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1967 2013
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1942
Jun 1967–May 1969
24-Month
35.28"
(896.11mm)
36.18"
(918.97mm)
-0.90"
(-22.86mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1965 1902
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1942
Jun 1966–May 1969
36-Month
52.11"
(1,323.59mm)
54.21"
(1,376.93mm)
-2.10"
(-53.34mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1965 2004
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1943
Jun 1965–May 1969
48-Month
71.61"
(1,818.89mm)
72.23"
(1,834.64mm)
-0.62"
(-15.75mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1968 1956
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1944
Jun 1964–May 1969
60-Month
87.97"
(2,234.44mm)
90.24"
(2,292.10mm)
-2.27"
(-57.66mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1967 1936
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1987

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 23, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/