Climate at a Glance

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Colorado

Precipitation Rankings, April 1986

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1986
1-Month
2.34"
(59.44mm)
1.84"
(46.74mm)
0.50"
(12.70mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1983 2002
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1900
Mar–Apr 1986
2-Month
3.36"
(85.34mm)
3.35"
(85.09mm)
0.01"
(0.25mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1982 2002
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1906
Ties: 1929, 2017
Feb–Apr 1986
3-Month
4.90"
(124.46mm)
4.44"
(112.78mm)
0.46"
(11.68mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1982 2002
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1905
Jan–Apr 1986
4-Month
5.24"
(133.10mm)
5.51"
(139.95mm)
-0.27"
(-6.85mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1982 2002
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1905
Dec 1985–Apr 1986
5-Month
6.13"
(155.70mm)
6.58"
(167.13mm)
-0.45"
(-11.43mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1982 2002
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1905
Nov 1985–Apr 1986
6-Month
8.42"
(213.87mm)
7.65"
(194.31mm)
0.77"
(19.56mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1985 1904
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1984
Oct 1985–Apr 1986
7-Month
10.15"
(257.81mm)
8.98"
(228.09mm)
1.17"
(29.72mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1983 2002
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1942
Sep 1985–Apr 1986
8-Month
12.53"
(318.26mm)
10.41"
(264.41mm)
2.12"
(53.85mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1985 1902, 2002
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 1942
Aug 1985–Apr 1986
9-Month
13.38"
(339.85mm)
12.42"
(315.47mm)
0.96"
(24.38mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1982 2002
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1942
Jul 1985–Apr 1986
10-Month
16.52"
(419.61mm)
14.52"
(368.81mm)
2.00"
(50.80mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1984 1902
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1942
Jun 1985–Apr 1986
11-Month
17.41"
(442.21mm)
16.07"
(408.18mm)
1.34"
(34.03mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1982 1981
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1942
May 1985–Apr 1986
12-Month
19.56"
(496.82mm)
18.08"
(459.23mm)
1.48"
(37.59mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1982 2013
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1942
Nov 1984–Apr 1986
18-Month
27.82"
(706.63mm)
25.76"
(654.30mm)
2.06"
(52.33mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1982 2013
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1942
May 1984–Apr 1986
24-Month
40.32"
(1,024.13mm)
36.16"
(918.46mm)
4.16"
(105.67mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1982 1902
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1942
May 1983–Apr 1986
36-Month
61.70"
(1,567.18mm)
54.22"
(1,377.19mm)
7.48"
(189.99mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1983 1955
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1985
May 1982–Apr 1986
48-Month
83.62"
(2,123.95mm)
72.24"
(1,834.90mm)
11.38"
(289.05mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1985 1904
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1986
May 1981–Apr 1986
60-Month
102.65"
(2,607.31mm)
90.24"
(2,292.10mm)
12.41"
(315.21mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1985 1957
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 1987

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published July 2020, retrieved on July 11, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/