Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Colorado

Precipitation Rankings, March 1983

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1983
1-Month
2.80"
(71.12mm)
1.52"
(38.61mm)
1.28"
(32.51mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 1982 1966
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1912 1906
Feb–Mar 1983
2-Month
3.84"
(97.54mm)
2.61"
(66.29mm)
1.23"
(31.25mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1982 1966
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1905
Jan–Mar 1983
3-Month
4.41"
(112.01mm)
3.67"
(93.22mm)
0.74"
(18.79mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1982 1966
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1980
Ties: 1939
Dec 1982–Mar 1983
4-Month
5.59"
(141.99mm)
4.74"
(120.40mm)
0.85"
(21.59mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1982 1977
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1979
Nov 1982–Mar 1983
5-Month
6.87"
(174.50mm)
5.81"
(147.57mm)
1.06"
(26.93mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1982 1977
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1979
Ties: 1903
Oct 1982–Mar 1983
6-Month
7.93"
(201.42mm)
7.14"
(181.36mm)
0.79"
(20.06mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1982 1977
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1909
Sep 1982–Mar 1983
7-Month
10.56"
(268.22mm)
8.57"
(217.68mm)
1.99"
(50.54mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1982 1902
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1942
Ties: 1952
Aug 1982–Mar 1983
8-Month
12.87"
(326.90mm)
10.58"
(268.73mm)
2.29"
(58.17mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1982 1901
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1942
Jul 1982–Mar 1983
9-Month
15.08"
(383.03mm)
12.68"
(322.07mm)
2.40"
(60.96mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1982 1901
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1942
Jun 1982–Mar 1983
10-Month
17.11"
(434.59mm)
14.23"
(361.44mm)
2.88"
(73.15mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1982 1901
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1942
May 1982–Mar 1983
11-Month
19.81"
(503.17mm)
16.25"
(412.75mm)
3.56"
(90.42mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1982 1901
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1942
Apr 1982–Mar 1983
12-Month
20.65"
(524.51mm)
18.13"
(460.50mm)
2.52"
(64.01mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1982 1935
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1942
Oct 1981–Mar 1983
18-Month
28.29"
(718.57mm)
25.26"
(641.60mm)
3.03"
(76.97mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1982 1935
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1942
Apr 1981–Mar 1983
24-Month
39.79"
(1,010.67mm)
36.17"
(918.72mm)
3.62"
(91.95mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1982 1977
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1943
Apr 1980–Mar 1983
36-Month
54.78"
(1,391.41mm)
54.22"
(1,377.19mm)
0.56"
(14.22mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1982 1977
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1943
Apr 1979–Mar 1983
48-Month
74.96"
(1,903.98mm)
72.23"
(1,834.64mm)
2.73"
(69.34mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1982 2004
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1987
Apr 1978–Mar 1983
60-Month
93.79"
(2,382.27mm)
90.23"
(2,291.84mm)
3.56"
(90.43mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1982 1957
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1987

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2021, retrieved on October 17, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/