Climate at a Glance

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Colorado

Precipitation Rankings, February 1989

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
February 1989
1-Month
1.52"
(38.61mm)
1.09"
(27.69mm)
0.43"
(10.92mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1988 1970
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1903
Jan–Feb 1989
2-Month
2.54"
(64.52mm)
2.15"
(54.61mm)
0.39"
(9.91mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1988 1981
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1980
Dec 1988–Feb 1989
3-Month
3.68"
(93.47mm)
3.22"
(81.79mm)
0.46"
(11.68mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1988 1981
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2008
Nov 1988–Feb 1989
4-Month
5.03"
(127.76mm)
4.29"
(108.97mm)
0.74"
(18.79mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1988 1904
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1979
Ties: 2016
Oct 1988–Feb 1989
5-Month
5.29"
(134.37mm)
5.63"
(143.00mm)
-0.34"
(-8.63mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1983 1977
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1909
Sep 1988–Feb 1989
6-Month
7.09"
(180.09mm)
7.05"
(179.07mm)
0.04"
(1.02mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1988 1981
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1942
Ties: 1921, 1999
Aug 1988–Feb 1989
7-Month
8.81"
(223.77mm)
9.07"
(230.38mm)
-0.26"
(-6.61mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1981 1901
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1942
Jul 1988–Feb 1989
8-Month
10.48"
(266.19mm)
11.16"
(283.46mm)
-0.68"
(-17.27mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1981 1901
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1942
Jun 1988–Feb 1989
9-Month
12.18"
(309.37mm)
12.71"
(322.83mm)
-0.53"
(-13.46mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1981 1981
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1942
May 1988–Feb 1989
10-Month
14.61"
(371.09mm)
14.73"
(374.14mm)
-0.12"
(-3.05mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1981 1901
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1942
Apr 1988–Feb 1989
11-Month
15.98"
(405.89mm)
16.61"
(421.89mm)
-0.63"
(-16.00mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1981 1940
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1942
Mar 1988–Feb 1989
12-Month
17.12"
(434.85mm)
18.11"
(459.99mm)
-0.99"
(-25.14mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1981 1935
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1942
Sep 1987–Feb 1989
18-Month
23.86"
(606.04mm)
25.17"
(639.32mm)
-1.31"
(-33.28mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1981 2003
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1942
Mar 1987–Feb 1989
24-Month
35.18"
(893.57mm)
36.16"
(918.46mm)
-0.98"
(-24.89mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1982 2003
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1943
Ties: 1918
Mar 1986–Feb 1989
36-Month
56.05"
(1,423.67mm)
54.20"
(1,376.68mm)
1.85"
(46.99mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1983 1977
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1998
Mar 1985–Feb 1989
48-Month
76.63"
(1,946.40mm)
72.23"
(1,834.64mm)
4.40"
(111.76mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1984 1935
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1987
Mar 1984–Feb 1989
60-Month
97.47"
(2,475.74mm)
90.24"
(2,292.10mm)
7.23"
(183.64mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1985 1957
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1987

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published February 2020, retrieved on February 21, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/