Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Colorado

Precipitation Rankings, July 1973

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
July 1973
1-Month
2.61"
(66.29mm)
2.10"
(53.34mm)
0.51"
(12.95mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1972 1900
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1998
Jun–Jul 1973
2-Month
3.92"
(99.57mm)
3.64"
(92.46mm)
0.28"
(7.11mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1972 1924
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1965
May–Jul 1973
3-Month
6.51"
(165.35mm)
5.66"
(143.76mm)
0.85"
(21.59mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1972 2002
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2015
Apr–Jul 1973
4-Month
8.58"
(217.93mm)
7.50"
(190.50mm)
1.08"
(27.43mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1972 2002
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1957
Mar–Jul 1973
5-Month
10.87"
(276.10mm)
9.02"
(229.11mm)
1.85"
(46.99mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1972 2002
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1957
Feb–Jul 1973
6-Month
11.27"
(286.26mm)
10.11"
(256.79mm)
1.16"
(29.47mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1972 2002
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1995
Jan–Jul 1973
7-Month
12.11"
(307.59mm)
11.17"
(283.72mm)
0.94"
(23.87mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1972 2002
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1957
Dec 1972–Jul 1973
8-Month
13.78"
(350.01mm)
12.24"
(310.90mm)
1.54"
(39.11mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1972 2002
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1957
Ties: 1985
Nov 1972–Jul 1973
9-Month
15.63"
(397.00mm)
13.31"
(338.07mm)
2.32"
(58.93mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1972 2002
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1957
Oct 1972–Jul 1973
10-Month
18.35"
(466.09mm)
14.64"
(371.86mm)
3.71"
(94.23mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1972 2002
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 1995
Sep 1972–Jul 1973
11-Month
20.04"
(509.02mm)
16.07"
(408.18mm)
3.97"
(100.84mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1972 2002
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 1995
Aug 1972–Jul 1973
12-Month
21.90"
(556.26mm)
18.08"
(459.23mm)
3.82"
(97.03mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1972 2002
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 1995
Feb 1972–Jul 1973
18-Month
28.80"
(731.52mm)
28.21"
(716.53mm)
0.59"
(14.99mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1972 2002, 2013
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1942
Aug 1971–Jul 1973
24-Month
37.05"
(941.07mm)
36.18"
(918.97mm)
0.87"
(22.10mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1972 1902
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1942
Aug 1970–Jul 1973
36-Month
54.35"
(1,380.49mm)
54.23"
(1,377.44mm)
0.12"
(3.05mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1972 1956
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1943
Aug 1969–Jul 1973
48-Month
72.84"
(1,850.14mm)
72.25"
(1,835.15mm)
0.59"
(14.99mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1972 1956
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1944
Aug 1968–Jul 1973
60-Month
91.50"
(2,324.10mm)
90.27"
(2,292.86mm)
1.23"
(31.24mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1972 1954
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1999

Citing This Page

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