Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Colorado

Precipitation Rankings, May 1994

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1994
1-Month
1.67"
(42.42mm)
2.02"
(51.31mm)
-0.35"
(-8.89mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1991 1974
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1993 2015
Ties: 1962
Apr–May 1994
2-Month
4.09"
(103.89mm)
3.86"
(98.04mm)
0.23"
(5.85mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1993 2002
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1957
Mar–May 1994
3-Month
5.12"
(130.05mm)
5.37"
(136.40mm)
-0.25"
(-6.35mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1992 2002
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1993 1957
Feb–May 1994
4-Month
6.24"
(158.50mm)
6.46"
(164.08mm)
-0.22"
(-5.58mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1992 2002
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1993 1905
Jan–May 1994
5-Month
6.96"
(176.78mm)
7.52"
(191.01mm)
-0.56"
(-14.23mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1992 2002
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1993 1957
Dec 1993–May 1994
6-Month
7.56"
(192.02mm)
8.60"
(218.44mm)
-1.04"
(-26.42mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1992 2002
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1993 1957
Nov 1993–May 1994
7-Month
8.97"
(227.84mm)
9.66"
(245.36mm)
-0.69"
(-17.52mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1991 2002
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1993 1957
Oct 1993–May 1994
8-Month
10.92"
(277.37mm)
11.00"
(279.40mm)
-0.08"
(-2.03mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1992 2002
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1993 1995
Ties: 1903
Sep 1993–May 1994
9-Month
12.19"
(309.63mm)
12.43"
(315.72mm)
-0.24"
(-6.09mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1992 2002
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1993 1942
Ties: 1991
Aug 1993–May 1994
10-Month
15.03"
(381.76mm)
14.44"
(366.78mm)
0.59"
(14.98mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1992 2002
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1993 1942
Jul 1993–May 1994
11-Month
16.24"
(412.50mm)
16.54"
(420.12mm)
-0.30"
(-7.62mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1990 2002
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1993 1942
Jun 1993–May 1994
12-Month
17.60"
(447.04mm)
18.08"
(459.23mm)
-0.48"
(-12.19mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1990 2002
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1993 1942
Dec 1992–May 1994
18-Month
27.95"
(709.93mm)
26.70"
(678.18mm)
1.25"
(31.75mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1992 2013
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1993 1942
Jun 1992–May 1994
24-Month
38.81"
(985.77mm)
36.18"
(918.97mm)
2.63"
(66.80mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1992 1902
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1993 1942
Jun 1991–May 1994
36-Month
57.92"
(1,471.17mm)
54.21"
(1,376.93mm)
3.71"
(94.24mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1992 2004
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1993 1943
Ties: 1988
Jun 1990–May 1994
48-Month
75.86"
(1,926.84mm)
72.23"
(1,834.64mm)
3.63"
(92.20mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1993 1956
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1944
Jun 1989–May 1994
60-Month
93.07"
(2,363.98mm)
90.24"
(2,292.10mm)
2.83"
(71.88mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1993 1936
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1989 1987
Ties: 1908

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 20, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/