Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Colorado

Precipitation Rankings, January 1996

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1996
1-Month
1.68"
(42.67mm)
1.06"
(26.92mm)
0.62"
(15.75mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1995 1919, 1931
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1916
Dec 1995–Jan 1996
2-Month
2.33"
(59.18mm)
2.13"
(54.10mm)
0.20"
(5.08mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1995 1931
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1993 1914
Nov 1995–Jan 1996
3-Month
3.21"
(81.53mm)
3.20"
(81.28mm)
0.01"
(0.25mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1994 1904
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1979
Oct 1995–Jan 1996
4-Month
3.80"
(96.52mm)
4.54"
(115.32mm)
-0.74"
(-18.80mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1990 1977
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1909
Sep 1995–Jan 1996
5-Month
5.71"
(145.03mm)
5.96"
(151.38mm)
-0.25"
(-6.35mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1990 1904
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1942
Aug 1995–Jan 1996
6-Month
7.16"
(181.86mm)
7.98"
(202.69mm)
-0.82"
(-20.83mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1990 1901
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1942
Jul 1995–Jan 1996
7-Month
8.99"
(228.35mm)
10.07"
(255.78mm)
-1.08"
(-27.43mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1990 1901
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1995 2007
Jun 1995–Jan 1996
8-Month
11.91"
(302.51mm)
11.62"
(295.15mm)
0.29"
(7.36mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1995 1901, 1981
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1993 1942
May 1995–Jan 1996
9-Month
16.49"
(418.85mm)
13.64"
(346.46mm)
2.85"
(72.39mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1995 1901
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1942
Apr 1995–Jan 1996
10-Month
19.13"
(485.90mm)
15.52"
(394.21mm)
3.61"
(91.69mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1995 1940
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1966 1942
Mar 1995–Jan 1996
11-Month
21.26"
(540.00mm)
17.02"
(432.31mm)
4.24"
(107.69mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1995 2003, 2013
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1966 1942
Feb 1995–Jan 1996
12-Month
22.39"
(568.71mm)
18.10"
(459.74mm)
4.29"
(108.97mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1995 2003
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1942
Aug 1994–Jan 1996
18-Month
31.32"
(795.53mm)
26.08"
(662.43mm)
5.24"
(133.10mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1995 2003
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1943 1942
Feb 1994–Jan 1996
24-Month
39.88"
(1,012.95mm)
36.16"
(918.46mm)
3.72"
(94.49mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1995 2003
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1943
Feb 1993–Jan 1996
36-Month
58.91"
(1,496.31mm)
54.20"
(1,376.68mm)
4.71"
(119.63mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1995 1977
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1943
Feb 1992–Jan 1996
48-Month
78.33"
(1,989.58mm)
72.24"
(1,834.90mm)
6.09"
(154.68mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1995 1957
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1987
Feb 1991–Jan 1996
60-Month
96.88"
(2,460.75mm)
90.25"
(2,292.35mm)
6.63"
(168.40mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1995 1957
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 2000

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published February 2020, retrieved on February 23, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/