Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Colorado

Precipitation Rankings, April 1980

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1980
1-Month
2.36"
(59.94mm)
1.84"
(46.74mm)
0.52"
(13.20mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1979 2002
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 1900
Ties: 2009
Mar–Apr 1980
2-Month
4.37"
(111.00mm)
3.35"
(85.09mm)
1.02"
(25.91mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1979 2002
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 1906
Feb–Apr 1980
3-Month
6.11"
(155.19mm)
4.44"
(112.78mm)
1.67"
(42.41mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1979 2002
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1905
Jan–Apr 1980
4-Month
8.43"
(214.12mm)
5.51"
(139.95mm)
2.92"
(74.17mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1979 2002
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 1905
Dec 1979–Apr 1980
5-Month
9.38"
(238.25mm)
6.58"
(167.13mm)
2.80"
(71.12mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1979 2002
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 1905
Nov 1979–Apr 1980
6-Month
10.83"
(275.08mm)
7.65"
(194.31mm)
3.18"
(80.77mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1979 1904
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1905 1984
Oct 1979–Apr 1980
7-Month
11.99"
(304.55mm)
8.98"
(228.09mm)
3.01"
(76.46mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1979 2002
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1942
Ties: 1909
Sep 1979–Apr 1980
8-Month
12.52"
(318.01mm)
10.41"
(264.41mm)
2.11"
(53.60mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1979 1902, 2002
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1942
Aug 1979–Apr 1980
9-Month
14.86"
(377.44mm)
12.42"
(315.47mm)
2.44"
(61.97mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1979 2002
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1942
Jul 1979–Apr 1980
10-Month
16.56"
(420.62mm)
14.52"
(368.81mm)
2.04"
(51.81mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1979 1902
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1942
Jun 1979–Apr 1980
11-Month
18.36"
(466.34mm)
16.07"
(408.18mm)
2.29"
(58.16mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1979 1981
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1942
May 1979–Apr 1980
12-Month
21.40"
(543.56mm)
18.08"
(459.23mm)
3.32"
(84.33mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1979 2013
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1942
Nov 1978–Apr 1980
18-Month
31.47"
(799.34mm)
25.76"
(654.30mm)
5.71"
(145.04mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1979 2013
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1942
May 1978–Apr 1980
24-Month
39.90"
(1,013.46mm)
36.16"
(918.46mm)
3.74"
(95.00mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1979 1902
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1942
May 1977–Apr 1980
36-Month
57.34"
(1,456.44mm)
54.22"
(1,377.19mm)
3.12"
(79.25mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1979 1955
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1985
May 1976–Apr 1980
48-Month
71.31"
(1,811.27mm)
72.24"
(1,834.90mm)
-0.93"
(-23.63mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1979 1904
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1986
May 1975–Apr 1980
60-Month
86.70"
(2,202.18mm)
90.24"
(2,292.10mm)
-3.54"
(-89.92mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1979 1957
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1974 1987

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published April 2021, retrieved on April 21, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/