Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Colorado

Precipitation Rankings, August 1976

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1976
1-Month
1.79"
(45.47mm)
2.03"
(51.56mm)
-0.24"
(-6.09mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1975 1960
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1997
Ties: 1970
Jul–Aug 1976
2-Month
3.57"
(90.68mm)
4.13"
(104.90mm)
-0.56"
(-14.22mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1975 1900
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1923
Ties: 1956, 1971
Jun–Aug 1976
3-Month
4.47"
(113.54mm)
5.67"
(144.02mm)
-1.20"
(-30.48mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1974 1924
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1965
May–Aug 1976
4-Month
6.41"
(162.81mm)
7.69"
(195.33mm)
-1.28"
(-32.52mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1974 2002
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1957
Apr–Aug 1976
5-Month
8.08"
(205.23mm)
9.53"
(242.06mm)
-1.45"
(-36.83mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1974 2002
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1957
Mar–Aug 1976
6-Month
9.23"
(234.44mm)
11.04"
(280.42mm)
-1.81"
(-45.98mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1974 2002
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1957
Feb–Aug 1976
7-Month
10.47"
(265.94mm)
12.13"
(308.10mm)
-1.66"
(-42.16mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1974 2002
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1957
Jan–Aug 1976
8-Month
11.08"
(281.43mm)
13.20"
(335.28mm)
-2.12"
(-53.85mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1974 2002
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1957
Ties: 1970
Dec 1975–Aug 1976
9-Month
11.67"
(296.42mm)
14.27"
(362.46mm)
-2.60"
(-66.04mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1972 2002
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1957
Nov 1975–Aug 1976
10-Month
13.27"
(337.06mm)
15.34"
(389.64mm)
-2.07"
(-52.58mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1974 2002
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1957
Oct 1975–Aug 1976
11-Month
13.97"
(354.84mm)
16.67"
(423.42mm)
-2.70"
(-68.58mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1974 2002
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1957
Sep 1975–Aug 1976
12-Month
14.77"
(375.16mm)
18.10"
(459.74mm)
-3.33"
(-84.58mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1956 2002
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1941
Mar 1975–Aug 1976
18-Month
25.33"
(643.38mm)
29.15"
(740.41mm)
-3.82"
(-97.03mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1975 2002
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1974 1942
Sep 1974–Aug 1976
24-Month
32.02"
(813.31mm)
36.21"
(919.73mm)
-4.19"
(-106.42mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1964 2003
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1942
Sep 1973–Aug 1976
36-Month
47.53"
(1,207.26mm)
54.26"
(1,378.20mm)
-6.73"
(-170.94mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1956 2002
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1943
Sep 1972–Aug 1976
48-Month
68.71"
(1,745.23mm)
72.29"
(1,836.17mm)
-3.58"
(-90.94mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1966 1956
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1944
Sep 1971–Aug 1976
60-Month
84.09"
(2,135.89mm)
90.31"
(2,293.87mm)
-6.22"
(-157.98mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1964 2004
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1999

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 17, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/