Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Colorado

Precipitation Rankings, March 1996

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1996
1-Month
1.20"
(30.48mm)
1.52"
(38.61mm)
-0.32"
(-8.13mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1994 1966
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1906
Ties: 1935
Feb–Mar 1996
2-Month
2.47"
(62.74mm)
2.61"
(66.29mm)
-0.14"
(-3.55mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1994 1966
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1905
Jan–Mar 1996
3-Month
4.15"
(105.41mm)
3.67"
(93.22mm)
0.48"
(12.19mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1994 1966
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1980
Dec 1995–Mar 1996
4-Month
4.80"
(121.92mm)
4.74"
(120.40mm)
0.06"
(1.52mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1994 1977
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1979
Nov 1995–Mar 1996
5-Month
5.68"
(144.27mm)
5.81"
(147.57mm)
-0.13"
(-3.30mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1994 1977
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1979
Oct 1995–Mar 1996
6-Month
6.27"
(159.26mm)
7.14"
(181.36mm)
-0.87"
(-22.10mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1990 1977
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1909
Sep 1995–Mar 1996
7-Month
8.18"
(207.77mm)
8.57"
(217.68mm)
-0.39"
(-9.91mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1994 1902
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1942
Aug 1995–Mar 1996
8-Month
9.63"
(244.60mm)
10.58"
(268.73mm)
-0.95"
(-24.13mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1990 1901
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1942
Jul 1995–Mar 1996
9-Month
11.46"
(291.08mm)
12.68"
(322.07mm)
-1.22"
(-30.99mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1990 1901
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1942
Jun 1995–Mar 1996
10-Month
14.38"
(365.25mm)
14.23"
(361.44mm)
0.15"
(3.81mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1994 1901
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1942
May 1995–Mar 1996
11-Month
18.96"
(481.58mm)
16.25"
(412.75mm)
2.71"
(68.83mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1995 1901
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1993 1942
Apr 1995–Mar 1996
12-Month
21.60"
(548.64mm)
18.13"
(460.50mm)
3.47"
(88.14mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1995 1935
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1942
Oct 1994–Mar 1996
18-Month
30.25"
(768.35mm)
25.26"
(641.60mm)
4.99"
(126.75mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1995 1935
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1942
Apr 1994–Mar 1996
24-Month
40.20"
(1,021.08mm)
36.17"
(918.72mm)
4.03"
(102.36mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1995 1977
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1943
Apr 1993–Mar 1996
36-Month
57.66"
(1,464.56mm)
54.22"
(1,377.19mm)
3.44"
(87.37mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1995 1977
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1993 1943
Apr 1992–Mar 1996
48-Month
77.79"
(1,975.87mm)
72.23"
(1,834.64mm)
5.56"
(141.23mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1995 2004
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1987
Apr 1991–Mar 1996
60-Month
96.93"
(2,462.02mm)
90.23"
(2,291.84mm)
6.70"
(170.18mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1995 1957
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1987

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published December 2021, retrieved on December 9, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/