Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Colorado

Precipitation Rankings, May 1993

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1993
1-Month
2.18"
(55.37mm)
2.02"
(51.31mm)
0.16"
(4.06mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1992 1974
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 2015
Ties: 1908
Apr–May 1993
2-Month
3.95"
(100.33mm)
3.86"
(98.04mm)
0.09"
(2.29mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1992 2002
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1990 1957
Mar–May 1993
3-Month
5.63"
(143.00mm)
5.37"
(136.40mm)
0.26"
(6.60mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1992 2002
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1990 1957
Ties: 1921
Feb–May 1993
4-Month
7.67"
(194.82mm)
6.46"
(164.08mm)
1.21"
(30.74mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1992 2002
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 1905
Jan–May 1993
5-Month
9.26"
(235.20mm)
7.52"
(191.01mm)
1.74"
(44.19mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1992 2002
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1957
Dec 1992–May 1993
6-Month
10.35"
(262.89mm)
8.60"
(218.44mm)
1.75"
(44.45mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1992 2002
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 1957
Nov 1992–May 1993
7-Month
11.95"
(303.53mm)
9.66"
(245.36mm)
2.29"
(58.17mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1992 2002
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1957
Oct 1992–May 1993
8-Month
12.87"
(326.90mm)
11.00"
(279.40mm)
1.87"
(47.50mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1992 2002
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1995
Sep 1992–May 1993
9-Month
13.56"
(344.42mm)
12.43"
(315.72mm)
1.13"
(28.70mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1992 2002
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1942
Aug 1992–May 1993
10-Month
16.45"
(417.83mm)
14.44"
(366.78mm)
2.01"
(51.05mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1992 2002
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1942
Jul 1992–May 1993
11-Month
18.99"
(482.35mm)
16.54"
(420.12mm)
2.45"
(62.23mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1992 2002
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1942
Jun 1992–May 1993
12-Month
21.21"
(538.73mm)
18.08"
(459.23mm)
3.13"
(79.50mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1992 2002
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1942
Dec 1991–May 1993
18-Month
28.61"
(726.69mm)
26.70"
(678.18mm)
1.91"
(48.51mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1992 2013
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1942
Jun 1991–May 1993
24-Month
40.32"
(1,024.13mm)
36.18"
(918.97mm)
4.14"
(105.16mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1992 1902
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1942
Jun 1990–May 1993
36-Month
58.26"
(1,479.80mm)
54.21"
(1,376.93mm)
4.05"
(102.87mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1992 2004
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1943
Jun 1989–May 1993
48-Month
75.47"
(1,916.94mm)
72.23"
(1,834.64mm)
3.24"
(82.30mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1992 1956
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1944
Jun 1988–May 1993
60-Month
90.72"
(2,304.29mm)
90.24"
(2,292.10mm)
0.48"
(12.19mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1992 1936
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1989 1987
Ties: 1971

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2021, retrieved on October 24, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/