Climate at a Glance

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Colorado

Precipitation Rankings, February 1971

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
February 1971
1-Month
1.20"
(30.48mm)
1.09"
(27.69mm)
0.11"
(2.79mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1970 1970
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1903
Jan–Feb 1971
2-Month
2.07"
(52.58mm)
2.15"
(54.61mm)
-0.08"
(-2.03mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1970 1981
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1980
Ties: 1958
Dec 1970–Feb 1971
3-Month
2.76"
(70.10mm)
3.22"
(81.79mm)
-0.46"
(-11.69mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1970 1981
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2008
Ties: 1958
Nov 1970–Feb 1971
4-Month
4.05"
(102.87mm)
4.29"
(108.97mm)
-0.24"
(-6.10mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1970 1904
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1979
Ties: 1959
Oct 1970–Feb 1971
5-Month
5.92"
(150.37mm)
5.63"
(143.00mm)
0.29"
(7.37mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1969 1977
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1909
Ties: 1919, 1922
Sep 1970–Feb 1971
6-Month
8.21"
(208.53mm)
7.05"
(179.07mm)
1.16"
(29.46mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1970 1981
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1942
Aug 1970–Feb 1971
7-Month
10.00"
(254.00mm)
9.07"
(230.38mm)
0.93"
(23.62mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1969 1901
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1942
Ties: 1926
Jul 1970–Feb 1971
8-Month
11.99"
(304.55mm)
11.16"
(283.46mm)
0.83"
(21.09mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1969 1901
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1942
Ties: 1898
Jun 1970–Feb 1971
9-Month
13.88"
(352.55mm)
12.71"
(322.83mm)
1.17"
(29.72mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1969 1981
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1942
May 1970–Feb 1971
10-Month
14.72"
(373.89mm)
14.73"
(374.14mm)
-0.01"
(-0.25mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1969 1901
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1942
Apr 1970–Feb 1971
11-Month
16.30"
(414.02mm)
16.61"
(421.89mm)
-0.31"
(-7.87mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1969 2021
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1942
Mar 1970–Feb 1971
12-Month
18.33"
(465.58mm)
18.11"
(459.99mm)
0.22"
(5.59mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1969 1935
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1942
Sep 1969–Feb 1971
18-Month
26.53"
(673.86mm)
25.17"
(639.32mm)
1.36"
(34.54mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1970 2003
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1966 1942
Mar 1969–Feb 1971
24-Month
38.52"
(978.41mm)
36.16"
(918.46mm)
2.36"
(59.95mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1970 2003
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1943
Mar 1968–Feb 1971
36-Month
54.81"
(1,392.17mm)
54.20"
(1,376.68mm)
0.61"
(15.49mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1969 1977
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1998
Mar 1967–Feb 1971
48-Month
73.76"
(1,873.50mm)
72.23"
(1,834.64mm)
1.53"
(38.86mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1970 1935
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1987
Mar 1966–Feb 1971
60-Month
88.46"
(2,246.88mm)
90.24"
(2,292.10mm)
-1.78"
(-45.22mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1969 1957
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1987

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published May 2022, retrieved on May 26, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/