Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Colorado

Precipitation Rankings, March 1989

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1989
1-Month
0.91"
(23.11mm)
1.52"
(38.61mm)
-0.61"
(-15.50mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1977 1966
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1906
Feb–Mar 1989
2-Month
2.43"
(61.72mm)
2.61"
(66.29mm)
-0.18"
(-4.57mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1988 1966
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1905
Ties: 1915
Jan–Mar 1989
3-Month
3.45"
(87.63mm)
3.67"
(93.22mm)
-0.22"
(-5.59mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1988 1966
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1980
Ties: 1914
Dec 1988–Mar 1989
4-Month
4.59"
(116.59mm)
4.74"
(120.40mm)
-0.15"
(-3.81mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1986 1977
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1979
Ties: 1998
Nov 1988–Mar 1989
5-Month
5.94"
(150.88mm)
5.81"
(147.57mm)
0.13"
(3.31mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1985 1977
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1979
Ties: 1997
Oct 1988–Mar 1989
6-Month
6.20"
(157.48mm)
7.14"
(181.36mm)
-0.94"
(-23.88mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1981 1977
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1909
Sep 1988–Mar 1989
7-Month
8.00"
(203.20mm)
8.57"
(217.68mm)
-0.57"
(-14.48mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1988 1902
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1942
Ties: 1978
Aug 1988–Mar 1989
8-Month
9.72"
(246.89mm)
10.58"
(268.73mm)
-0.86"
(-21.84mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1981 1901
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1942
Ties: 1899
Jul 1988–Mar 1989
9-Month
11.39"
(289.31mm)
12.68"
(322.07mm)
-1.29"
(-32.76mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1981 1901
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1942
Jun 1988–Mar 1989
10-Month
13.09"
(332.49mm)
14.23"
(361.44mm)
-1.14"
(-28.95mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1981 1901
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1942
May 1988–Mar 1989
11-Month
15.52"
(394.21mm)
16.25"
(412.75mm)
-0.73"
(-18.54mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1981 1901
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1942
Apr 1988–Mar 1989
12-Month
16.89"
(429.01mm)
18.13"
(460.50mm)
-1.24"
(-31.49mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1981 1935
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1942
Oct 1987–Mar 1989
18-Month
23.97"
(608.84mm)
25.26"
(641.60mm)
-1.29"
(-32.76mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1978 1935
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1942
Apr 1987–Mar 1989
24-Month
34.46"
(875.28mm)
36.17"
(918.72mm)
-1.71"
(-43.44mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1982 1977
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1943
Apr 1986–Mar 1989
36-Month
55.94"
(1,420.88mm)
54.22"
(1,377.19mm)
1.72"
(43.69mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1983 1977
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1943
Apr 1985–Mar 1989
48-Month
75.62"
(1,920.75mm)
72.23"
(1,834.64mm)
3.39"
(86.11mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1983 2004
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1987
Apr 1984–Mar 1989
60-Month
96.36"
(2,447.54mm)
90.23"
(2,291.84mm)
6.13"
(155.70mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1984 1957
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1987

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2022, retrieved on January 25, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/