Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Colorado

Precipitation Rankings, April 1989

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1989
1-Month
0.78"
(19.81mm)
1.84"
(46.74mm)
-1.06"
(-26.93mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1963 2002
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1900
Mar–Apr 1989
2-Month
1.69"
(42.93mm)
3.35"
(85.09mm)
-1.66"
(-42.16mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1966 2002
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1906
Ties: 1934
Feb–Apr 1989
3-Month
3.21"
(81.53mm)
4.44"
(112.78mm)
-1.23"
(-31.25mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1988 2002
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1905
Ties: 1950, 1988
Jan–Apr 1989
4-Month
4.23"
(107.44mm)
5.51"
(139.95mm)
-1.28"
(-32.51mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1981 2002
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1905
Dec 1988–Apr 1989
5-Month
5.37"
(136.40mm)
6.58"
(167.13mm)
-1.21"
(-30.73mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1981 2002
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1905
Nov 1988–Apr 1989
6-Month
6.72"
(170.69mm)
7.65"
(194.31mm)
-0.93"
(-23.62mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1982 1904
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1984
Ties: 1901
Oct 1988–Apr 1989
7-Month
6.98"
(177.29mm)
8.98"
(228.09mm)
-2.00"
(-50.80mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1981 2002
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1942
Sep 1988–Apr 1989
8-Month
8.78"
(223.01mm)
10.41"
(264.41mm)
-1.63"
(-41.40mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1981 1902, 2002
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1942
Aug 1988–Apr 1989
9-Month
10.50"
(266.70mm)
12.42"
(315.47mm)
-1.92"
(-48.77mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1981 2002
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1942
Ties: 1967
Jul 1988–Apr 1989
10-Month
12.17"
(309.12mm)
14.52"
(368.81mm)
-2.35"
(-59.69mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1981 1902
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1942
Jun 1988–Apr 1989
11-Month
13.87"
(352.30mm)
16.07"
(408.18mm)
-2.20"
(-55.88mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1981 1981
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1942
May 1988–Apr 1989
12-Month
16.30"
(414.02mm)
18.08"
(459.23mm)
-1.78"
(-45.21mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1981 2013
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1942
Nov 1987–Apr 1989
18-Month
23.82"
(605.03mm)
25.76"
(654.30mm)
-1.94"
(-49.27mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1978 2013
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1942
May 1987–Apr 1989
24-Month
34.38"
(873.25mm)
36.16"
(918.46mm)
-1.78"
(-45.21mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1982 1902
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1942
May 1986–Apr 1989
36-Month
54.38"
(1,381.25mm)
54.22"
(1,377.19mm)
0.16"
(4.06mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1982 1955
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1985
May 1985–Apr 1989
48-Month
73.94"
(1,878.08mm)
72.24"
(1,834.90mm)
1.70"
(43.18mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1982 1904
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1986
May 1984–Apr 1989
60-Month
94.70"
(2,405.38mm)
90.24"
(2,292.10mm)
4.46"
(113.28mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1983 1957
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1987

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 21, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/