Climate at a Glance

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Colorado

Precipitation Rankings, February 1981

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
February 1981
1-Month
0.49"
(12.45mm)
1.09"
(27.69mm)
-0.60"
(-15.24mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1973 1970
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1903
Ties: 1906
Jan–Feb 1981
2-Month
0.85"
(21.59mm)
2.15"
(54.61mm)
-1.30"
(-33.02mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1981
127th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1980
Dec 1980–Feb 1981
3-Month
1.25"
(31.75mm)
3.22"
(81.79mm)
-1.97"
(-50.04mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1981
126th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2008
Nov 1980–Feb 1981
4-Month
1.93"
(49.02mm)
4.29"
(108.97mm)
-2.36"
(-59.95mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1977 1904
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1979
Oct 1980–Feb 1981
5-Month
2.82"
(71.63mm)
5.63"
(143.00mm)
-2.81"
(-71.37mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1977 1977
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1909
Sep 1980–Feb 1981
6-Month
3.91"
(99.31mm)
7.05"
(179.07mm)
-3.14"
(-79.76mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1981
126th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1942
Aug 1980–Feb 1981
7-Month
5.42"
(137.67mm)
9.07"
(230.38mm)
-3.65"
(-92.71mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1901 1901
125th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1942
Jul 1980–Feb 1981
8-Month
6.82"
(173.23mm)
11.16"
(283.46mm)
-4.34"
(-110.23mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1901 1901
125th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1942
Jun 1980–Feb 1981
9-Month
7.34"
(186.44mm)
12.71"
(322.83mm)
-5.37"
(-136.39mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1981
126th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1942
May 1980–Feb 1981
10-Month
10.23"
(259.84mm)
14.73"
(374.14mm)
-4.50"
(-114.30mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1901 1901
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1942
Ties: 2013
Apr 1980–Feb 1981
11-Month
12.59"
(319.79mm)
16.61"
(421.89mm)
-4.02"
(-102.10mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1961 2021
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1942
Mar 1980–Feb 1981
12-Month
14.60"
(370.84mm)
18.11"
(459.99mm)
-3.51"
(-89.15mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1977 1935
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1942
Sep 1979–Feb 1981
18-Month
22.75"
(577.85mm)
25.17"
(639.32mm)
-2.42"
(-61.47mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1978 2003
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1942
Mar 1979–Feb 1981
24-Month
35.20"
(894.08mm)
36.16"
(918.46mm)
-0.96"
(-24.38mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1978 2003
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1943
Mar 1978–Feb 1981
36-Month
53.27"
(1,353.06mm)
54.20"
(1,376.68mm)
-0.93"
(-23.62mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1979 1977
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1998
Mar 1977–Feb 1981
48-Month
70.47"
(1,789.94mm)
72.23"
(1,834.64mm)
-1.76"
(-44.70mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1980 1935
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1974 1987
Mar 1976–Feb 1981
60-Month
84.36"
(2,142.74mm)
90.24"
(2,292.10mm)
-5.88"
(-149.36mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1979 1957
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1987

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2021, retrieved on November 29, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/