Climate at a Glance

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Colorado

Precipitation Rankings, March 1974

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1974
1-Month
1.47"
(37.34mm)
1.52"
(38.61mm)
-0.05"
(-1.27mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1972 1966
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1906
Feb–Mar 1974
2-Month
2.08"
(52.83mm)
2.61"
(66.29mm)
-0.53"
(-13.46mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1972 1966
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1905
Ties: 2006
Jan–Mar 1974
3-Month
3.90"
(99.06mm)
3.67"
(93.22mm)
0.23"
(5.84mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1973 1966
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1980
Dec 1973–Mar 1974
4-Month
5.51"
(139.95mm)
4.74"
(120.40mm)
0.77"
(19.55mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1973 1977
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1979
Nov 1973–Mar 1974
5-Month
6.66"
(169.16mm)
5.81"
(147.57mm)
0.85"
(21.59mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1972 1977
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1979
Oct 1973–Mar 1974
6-Month
7.31"
(185.67mm)
7.14"
(181.36mm)
0.17"
(4.31mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1972 1977
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1909
Sep 1973–Mar 1974
7-Month
9.20"
(233.68mm)
8.57"
(217.68mm)
0.63"
(16.00mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1972 1902
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1942
Ties: 1958
Aug 1973–Mar 1974
8-Month
10.34"
(262.64mm)
10.58"
(268.73mm)
-0.24"
(-6.09mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1972 1901
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1942
Jul 1973–Mar 1974
9-Month
12.95"
(328.93mm)
12.68"
(322.07mm)
0.27"
(6.86mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1972 1901
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1942
Jun 1973–Mar 1974
10-Month
14.26"
(362.20mm)
14.23"
(361.44mm)
0.03"
(0.76mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1972 1901
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1942
May 1973–Mar 1974
11-Month
16.85"
(427.99mm)
16.25"
(412.75mm)
0.60"
(15.24mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1972 1901
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1942
Apr 1973–Mar 1974
12-Month
18.92"
(480.57mm)
18.13"
(460.50mm)
0.79"
(20.07mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1972 1935
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1942
Ties: 1929
Oct 1972–Mar 1974
18-Month
28.69"
(728.73mm)
25.26"
(641.60mm)
3.43"
(87.13mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1973 1935
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1942
Apr 1972–Mar 1974
24-Month
37.96"
(964.18mm)
36.17"
(918.72mm)
1.79"
(45.46mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1973 1977
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1943
Apr 1971–Mar 1974
36-Month
53.91"
(1,369.31mm)
54.22"
(1,377.19mm)
-0.31"
(-7.88mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1973 1977
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1943
Apr 1970–Mar 1974
48-Month
70.99"
(1,803.15mm)
72.23"
(1,834.64mm)
-1.24"
(-31.49mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1972 2004
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1987
Apr 1969–Mar 1974
60-Month
92.23"
(2,342.64mm)
90.23"
(2,291.84mm)
2.00"
(50.80mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1973 1957
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1987

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published February 2020, retrieved on February 24, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/