Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Colorado

Precipitation Rankings, August 2001

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 2001
1-Month
1.97"
(50.04mm)
2.03"
(51.56mm)
-0.06"
(-1.52mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1998 1960
61st Wettest Wettest since: 2000 1997
Jul–Aug 2001
2-Month
4.41"
(112.01mm)
4.13"
(104.90mm)
0.28"
(7.11mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 2000 1900
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 1923
Ties: 1897, 2007
Jun–Aug 2001
3-Month
5.35"
(135.89mm)
5.67"
(144.02mm)
-0.32"
(-8.13mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 2000 1924
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 1965
May–Aug 2001
4-Month
8.04"
(204.22mm)
7.69"
(195.33mm)
0.35"
(8.89mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 2000 2002
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1999 1957
Ties: 1986
Apr–Aug 2001
5-Month
9.69"
(246.13mm)
9.53"
(242.06mm)
0.16"
(4.07mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 2000 2002
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 1957
Ties: 1987
Mar–Aug 2001
6-Month
11.11"
(282.19mm)
11.04"
(280.42mm)
0.07"
(1.77mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 2000 2002
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 1957
Feb–Aug 2001
7-Month
12.25"
(311.15mm)
12.13"
(308.10mm)
0.12"
(3.05mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 2000 2002
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 1957
Jan–Aug 2001
8-Month
13.27"
(337.06mm)
13.20"
(335.28mm)
0.07"
(1.78mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 2000 2002
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 1957
Ties: 1926
Dec 2000–Aug 2001
9-Month
14.09"
(357.89mm)
14.27"
(362.46mm)
-0.18"
(-4.57mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 2000 2002
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 1957
Nov 2000–Aug 2001
10-Month
14.92"
(378.97mm)
15.34"
(389.64mm)
-0.42"
(-10.67mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 2000 2002
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 1957
Oct 2000–Aug 2001
11-Month
16.68"
(423.67mm)
16.67"
(423.42mm)
0.01"
(0.25mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 2000 2002
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1999 1957
Sep 2000–Aug 2001
12-Month
18.03"
(457.96mm)
18.10"
(459.74mm)
-0.07"
(-1.78mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 2000 2002
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 1941
Mar 2000–Aug 2001
18-Month
27.74"
(704.60mm)
29.15"
(740.41mm)
-1.41"
(-35.81mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1990 2002
77th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 1942
Ties: 2009
Sep 1999–Aug 2001
24-Month
33.24"
(844.30mm)
36.21"
(919.73mm)
-2.97"
(-75.43mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1990 2003
96th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 1942
Sep 1998–Aug 2001
36-Month
55.57"
(1,411.48mm)
54.26"
(1,378.20mm)
1.31"
(33.28mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1994 2002
48th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 1943
Sep 1997–Aug 2001
48-Month
75.75"
(1,924.05mm)
72.29"
(1,836.17mm)
3.46"
(87.88mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1994 1956
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 2000 1944
Sep 1996–Aug 2001
60-Month
97.73"
(2,482.34mm)
90.31"
(2,293.87mm)
7.42"
(188.47mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 2000 2004
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 1999

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published April 2021, retrieved on April 16, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/