Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Colorado

Precipitation Rankings, October 1988

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
October 1988
1-Month
0.26"
(6.60mm)
1.35"
(34.29mm)
-1.09"
(-27.69mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1964 1952
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1969
Sep–Oct 1988
2-Month
2.06"
(52.32mm)
2.77"
(70.36mm)
-0.71"
(-18.04mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1987 1922
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1941
Ties: 1917, 1958
Aug–Oct 1988
3-Month
3.78"
(96.01mm)
4.80"
(121.92mm)
-1.02"
(-25.91mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1983 1944
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1941
Ties: 1937
Jul–Oct 1988
4-Month
5.45"
(138.43mm)
6.90"
(175.26mm)
-1.45"
(-36.83mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1983 1900
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1941
Jun–Oct 1988
5-Month
7.15"
(181.61mm)
8.45"
(214.63mm)
-1.30"
(-33.02mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1980 1900
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1941
May–Oct 1988
6-Month
9.58"
(243.33mm)
10.46"
(265.68mm)
-0.88"
(-22.35mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1980 1939
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1941
Apr–Oct 1988
7-Month
10.95"
(278.13mm)
12.30"
(312.42mm)
-1.35"
(-34.29mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1980 1939
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1941
Mar–Oct 1988
8-Month
12.09"
(307.09mm)
13.82"
(351.03mm)
-1.73"
(-43.94mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1978 1934
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1941
Feb–Oct 1988
9-Month
12.79"
(324.87mm)
14.91"
(378.71mm)
-2.12"
(-53.84mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1978 2002
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1941
Jan–Oct 1988
10-Month
14.25"
(361.95mm)
15.97"
(405.64mm)
-1.72"
(-43.69mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1978 2002
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1941
Dec 1987–Oct 1988
11-Month
15.61"
(396.49mm)
17.04"
(432.82mm)
-1.43"
(-36.33mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1978 2002
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1941
Nov 1987–Oct 1988
12-Month
17.10"
(434.34mm)
18.11"
(459.99mm)
-1.01"
(-25.65mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1978 2002
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1941
May 1987–Oct 1988
18-Month
27.66"
(702.56mm)
28.55"
(725.17mm)
-0.89"
(-22.61mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1981 1901
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1942
Nov 1986–Oct 1988
24-Month
35.44"
(900.18mm)
36.22"
(919.99mm)
-0.78"
(-19.81mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1978 2003
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1942
Nov 1985–Oct 1988
36-Month
56.08"
(1,424.43mm)
54.28"
(1,378.71mm)
1.80"
(45.72mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1979 1956
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1997
Ties: 1925
Nov 1984–Oct 1988
48-Month
75.48"
(1,917.19mm)
72.32"
(1,836.93mm)
3.16"
(80.26mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1981 1956
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1998
Nov 1983–Oct 1988
60-Month
98.89"
(2,511.81mm)
90.35"
(2,294.89mm)
8.54"
(216.92mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1983 1956
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1999

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published May 2022, retrieved on May 19, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/