Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Colorado

Precipitation Rankings, May 2000

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 2000
1-Month
1.20"
(30.48mm)
2.02"
(51.31mm)
-0.82"
(-20.83mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1998 1974
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 2015
Apr–May 2000
2-Month
2.52"
(64.01mm)
3.86"
(98.04mm)
-1.34"
(-34.03mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1989 2002
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 1957
Mar–May 2000
3-Month
5.07"
(128.78mm)
5.37"
(136.40mm)
-0.30"
(-7.62mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1998 2002
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 1957
Feb–May 2000
4-Month
6.26"
(159.00mm)
6.46"
(164.08mm)
-0.20"
(-5.08mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1998 2002
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1999 1905
Jan–May 2000
5-Month
7.51"
(190.75mm)
7.52"
(191.01mm)
-0.01"
(-0.26mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1998 2002
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1999 1957
Ties: 1898
Dec 1999–May 2000
6-Month
8.24"
(209.30mm)
8.60"
(218.44mm)
-0.36"
(-9.14mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1998 2002
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1999 1957
Nov 1999–May 2000
7-Month
8.61"
(218.69mm)
9.66"
(245.36mm)
-1.05"
(-26.67mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1991 2002
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1999 1957
Oct 1999–May 2000
8-Month
9.18"
(233.17mm)
11.00"
(279.40mm)
-1.82"
(-46.23mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1989 2002
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 1995
Sep 1999–May 2000
9-Month
10.57"
(268.48mm)
12.43"
(315.72mm)
-1.86"
(-47.24mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1989 2002
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 1942
Aug 1999–May 2000
10-Month
13.84"
(351.54mm)
14.44"
(366.78mm)
-0.60"
(-15.24mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1996 2002
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1999 1942
Jul 1999–May 2000
11-Month
16.43"
(417.32mm)
16.54"
(420.12mm)
-0.11"
(-2.80mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1996 2002
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1999 1942
Jun 1999–May 2000
12-Month
18.07"
(458.98mm)
18.08"
(459.23mm)
-0.01"
(-0.25mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1996 2002
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 1942
Dec 1998–May 2000
18-Month
28.17"
(715.52mm)
26.70"
(678.18mm)
1.47"
(37.34mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1997 2013
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 1942
Ties: 1997
Jun 1998–May 2000
24-Month
39.75"
(1,009.65mm)
36.18"
(918.97mm)
3.57"
(90.68mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1997 1902
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 1942
Jun 1997–May 2000
36-Month
60.88"
(1,546.35mm)
54.21"
(1,376.93mm)
6.67"
(169.42mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1998 2004
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 1943
Jun 1996–May 2000
48-Month
80.98"
(2,056.89mm)
72.23"
(1,834.64mm)
8.75"
(222.25mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1999 1956
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1944
Jun 1995–May 2000
60-Month
98.63"
(2,505.20mm)
90.24"
(2,292.10mm)
8.39"
(213.10mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1998 1936
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 1987

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 17, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/