Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Colorado

Precipitation Rankings, January 2003

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 2003
1-Month
0.44"
(11.18mm)
1.06"
(26.92mm)
-0.62"
(-15.74mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1986 1919, 1931
119th Wettest Wettest since: 2002 1916
Dec 2002–Jan 2003
2-Month
1.08"
(27.43mm)
2.13"
(54.10mm)
-1.05"
(-26.67mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1981 1931
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 2002 1914
Nov 2002–Jan 2003
3-Month
2.06"
(52.32mm)
3.20"
(81.28mm)
-1.14"
(-28.96mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1981 1904
118th Wettest Wettest since: 2002 1979
Oct 2002–Jan 2003
4-Month
3.68"
(93.47mm)
4.54"
(115.32mm)
-0.86"
(-21.85mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 2002 1977
96th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1909
Sep 2002–Jan 2003
5-Month
5.78"
(146.81mm)
5.96"
(151.38mm)
-0.18"
(-4.57mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 2002 1904
69th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1942
Ties: 2001
Aug 2002–Jan 2003
6-Month
7.27"
(184.66mm)
7.98"
(202.69mm)
-0.71"
(-18.03mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 2002 1901
84th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1942
Jul 2002–Jan 2003
7-Month
8.29"
(210.57mm)
10.08"
(256.03mm)
-1.79"
(-45.46mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1990 1901
107th Wettest Wettest since: 2002 2007
Jun 2002–Jan 2003
8-Month
9.16"
(232.66mm)
11.62"
(295.15mm)
-2.46"
(-62.49mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1981 1901, 1981
112th Wettest Wettest since: 2002 1942
May 2002–Jan 2003
9-Month
9.73"
(247.14mm)
13.64"
(346.46mm)
-3.91"
(-99.32mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1940 1901
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 2002 1942
Apr 2002–Jan 2003
10-Month
10.30"
(261.62mm)
15.52"
(394.21mm)
-5.22"
(-132.59mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1940 1940
125th Wettest Wettest since: 2002 1942
Mar 2002–Jan 2003
11-Month
11.17"
(283.72mm)
17.02"
(432.31mm)
-5.85"
(-148.59mm)
2nd Driest Driest to Date 2021
126th Wettest Wettest since: 2002 1942
Ties: 2013
Feb 2002–Jan 2003
12-Month
11.65"
(295.91mm)
18.10"
(459.74mm)
-6.45"
(-163.83mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 2003
127th Wettest Wettest since: 2002 1942
Aug 2001–Jan 2003
18-Month
17.80"
(452.12mm)
26.08"
(662.43mm)
-8.28"
(-210.31mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 2003
126th Wettest Wettest since: 2002 1942
Feb 2001–Jan 2003
24-Month
28.08"
(713.23mm)
36.16"
(918.46mm)
-8.08"
(-205.23mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 2003
126th Wettest Wettest since: 2002 1943
Feb 2000–Jan 2003
36-Month
44.76"
(1,136.90mm)
54.20"
(1,376.68mm)
-9.44"
(-239.78mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1977 1977
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 2002 1943
Feb 1999–Jan 2003
48-Month
64.97"
(1,650.24mm)
72.24"
(1,834.90mm)
-7.27"
(-184.66mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1978 1957
108th Wettest Wettest since: 2002 1987
Feb 1998–Jan 2003
60-Month
84.01"
(2,133.85mm)
90.25"
(2,292.35mm)
-6.24"
(-158.50mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1979 1957
99th Wettest Wettest since: 2002 2000

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published May 2022, retrieved on May 24, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/