Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Colorado

Precipitation Rankings, July 1979

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
July 1979
1-Month
1.70"
(43.18mm)
2.10"
(53.34mm)
-0.40"
(-10.16mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1978 1900
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1998
Jun–Jul 1979
2-Month
3.50"
(88.90mm)
3.64"
(92.46mm)
-0.14"
(-3.56mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1978 1924
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1965
May–Jul 1979
3-Month
6.54"
(166.12mm)
5.66"
(143.76mm)
0.88"
(22.36mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1978 2002
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2015
Apr–Jul 1979
4-Month
7.68"
(195.07mm)
7.50"
(190.50mm)
0.18"
(4.57mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1978 2002
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1957
Mar–Jul 1979
5-Month
10.11"
(256.79mm)
9.02"
(229.11mm)
1.09"
(27.68mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1978 2002
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1957
Feb–Jul 1979
6-Month
10.95"
(278.13mm)
10.11"
(256.79mm)
0.84"
(21.34mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1978 2002
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1995
Ties: 1984
Jan–Jul 1979
7-Month
12.87"
(326.90mm)
11.17"
(283.72mm)
1.70"
(43.18mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1978 2002
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1957
Dec 1978–Jul 1979
8-Month
15.04"
(382.02mm)
12.24"
(310.90mm)
2.80"
(71.12mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1978 2002
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1957
Nov 1978–Jul 1979
9-Month
16.61"
(421.89mm)
13.31"
(338.07mm)
3.30"
(83.82mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1978 2002
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1957
Oct 1978–Jul 1979
10-Month
17.70"
(449.58mm)
14.64"
(371.86mm)
3.06"
(77.72mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1978 2002
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1995
Sep 1978–Jul 1979
11-Month
18.21"
(462.53mm)
16.07"
(408.18mm)
2.14"
(54.35mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1978 2002
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1995
Aug 1978–Jul 1979
12-Month
19.58"
(497.33mm)
18.08"
(459.23mm)
1.50"
(38.10mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1978 2002
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1995
Feb 1978–Jul 1979
18-Month
29.25"
(742.95mm)
28.21"
(716.53mm)
1.04"
(26.42mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1978 2002, 2013
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1942
Aug 1977–Jul 1979
24-Month
36.86"
(936.24mm)
36.18"
(918.97mm)
0.68"
(17.27mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1978 1902
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1974 1942
Aug 1976–Jul 1979
36-Month
51.83"
(1,316.48mm)
54.23"
(1,377.44mm)
-2.40"
(-60.96mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1978 1956
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1943
Aug 1975–Jul 1979
48-Month
66.02"
(1,676.91mm)
72.25"
(1,835.15mm)
-6.23"
(-158.24mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1978 1956
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1976 1944
Aug 1974–Jul 1979
60-Month
83.07"
(2,109.98mm)
90.27"
(2,292.86mm)
-7.20"
(-182.88mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1978 1954
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1999

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 20, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/