Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Colorado

Precipitation Rankings, May 1982

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1982
1-Month
2.70"
(68.58mm)
2.02"
(51.31mm)
0.68"
(17.27mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1977 1974
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1981 2015
Apr–May 1982
2-Month
3.54"
(89.92mm)
3.86"
(98.04mm)
-0.32"
(-8.12mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1974 2002
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1981 1957
Mar–May 1982
3-Month
5.08"
(129.03mm)
5.37"
(136.40mm)
-0.29"
(-7.37mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1977 2002
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1981 1957
Feb–May 1982
4-Month
5.82"
(147.83mm)
6.46"
(164.08mm)
-0.64"
(-16.25mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1977 2002
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1981 1905
Jan–May 1982
5-Month
7.14"
(181.36mm)
7.52"
(191.01mm)
-0.38"
(-9.65mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1977 2002
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1981 1957
Ties: 1933
Dec 1981–May 1982
6-Month
8.47"
(215.14mm)
8.60"
(218.44mm)
-0.13"
(-3.30mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1981 2002
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1957
Nov 1981–May 1982
7-Month
9.23"
(234.44mm)
9.66"
(245.36mm)
-0.43"
(-10.92mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1981 2002
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1957
Oct 1981–May 1982
8-Month
11.18"
(283.97mm)
11.00"
(279.40mm)
0.18"
(4.57mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1981 2002
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1995
Sep 1981–May 1982
9-Month
12.25"
(311.15mm)
12.43"
(315.72mm)
-0.18"
(-4.57mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1981 2002
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1942
Aug 1981–May 1982
10-Month
14.49"
(368.05mm)
14.44"
(366.78mm)
0.05"
(1.27mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1981 2002
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1942
Jul 1981–May 1982
11-Month
17.30"
(439.42mm)
16.54"
(420.12mm)
0.76"
(19.30mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1981 2002
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1942
Jun 1981–May 1982
12-Month
18.49"
(469.65mm)
18.08"
(459.23mm)
0.41"
(10.42mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1981 2002
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1942
Ties: 1949
Dec 1980–May 1982
18-Month
26.33"
(668.78mm)
26.70"
(678.18mm)
-0.37"
(-9.40mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1981 2013
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1942
Jun 1980–May 1982
24-Month
32.42"
(823.47mm)
36.18"
(918.97mm)
-3.76"
(-95.50mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1978 1902
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1981 1942
Jun 1979–May 1982
36-Month
53.67"
(1,363.22mm)
54.21"
(1,376.93mm)
-0.54"
(-13.71mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1979 2004
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1981 1943
Jun 1978–May 1982
48-Month
72.30"
(1,836.42mm)
72.23"
(1,834.64mm)
0.07"
(1.78mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1980 1956
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1981 1944
Jun 1977–May 1982
60-Month
90.84"
(2,307.34mm)
90.24"
(2,292.10mm)
0.60"
(15.24mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1981 1936
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1987

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 13, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/