Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Colorado

Precipitation Rankings, March 2004

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 2004
1-Month
0.61"
(15.49mm)
1.52"
(38.61mm)
-0.91"
(-23.12mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1997 1966
120th Wettest Wettest since: 2003 1906
Feb–Mar 2004
2-Month
1.88"
(47.75mm)
2.61"
(66.29mm)
-0.73"
(-18.54mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 2002 1966
105th Wettest Wettest since: 2003 1905
Jan–Mar 2004
3-Month
2.78"
(70.61mm)
3.67"
(93.22mm)
-0.89"
(-22.61mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 2002 1966
109th Wettest Wettest since: 2003 1980
Ties: 1907
Dec 2003–Mar 2004
4-Month
3.69"
(93.73mm)
4.74"
(120.40mm)
-1.05"
(-26.67mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 2002 1977
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 2003 1979
Ties: 1907
Nov 2003–Mar 2004
5-Month
5.03"
(127.76mm)
5.81"
(147.57mm)
-0.78"
(-19.81mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 2002 1977
89th Wettest Wettest since: 2003 1979
Oct 2003–Mar 2004
6-Month
5.40"
(137.16mm)
7.14"
(181.36mm)
-1.74"
(-44.20mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 2002 1977
111th Wettest Wettest since: 2003 1909
Sep 2003–Mar 2004
7-Month
6.84"
(173.74mm)
8.57"
(217.68mm)
-1.73"
(-43.94mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 2002 1902
109th Wettest Wettest since: 2003 1942
Aug 2003–Mar 2004
8-Month
8.69"
(220.73mm)
10.58"
(268.73mm)
-1.89"
(-48.00mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 2002 1901
105th Wettest Wettest since: 2003 1942
Jul 2003–Mar 2004
9-Month
9.71"
(246.63mm)
12.68"
(322.07mm)
-2.97"
(-75.44mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1981 1901
119th Wettest Wettest since: 2003 1942
Ties: 1933
Jun 2003–Mar 2004
10-Month
11.78"
(299.21mm)
14.23"
(361.44mm)
-2.45"
(-62.23mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 2002 1901
109th Wettest Wettest since: 2003 1942
May 2003–Mar 2004
11-Month
13.53"
(343.66mm)
16.25"
(412.75mm)
-2.72"
(-69.09mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 2003 1901
108th Wettest Wettest since: 2002 1942
Apr 2003–Mar 2004
12-Month
15.10"
(383.54mm)
18.13"
(460.50mm)
-3.03"
(-76.96mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 2003 1935
106th Wettest Wettest since: 2002 1942
Oct 2002–Mar 2004
18-Month
22.46"
(570.48mm)
25.26"
(641.60mm)
-2.80"
(-71.12mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 2003 1935
96th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 1942
Apr 2002–Mar 2004
24-Month
29.08"
(738.63mm)
36.17"
(918.72mm)
-7.09"
(-180.09mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1977 1977
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 2003 1943
Apr 2001–Mar 2004
36-Month
44.30"
(1,125.22mm)
54.22"
(1,377.19mm)
-9.92"
(-251.97mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1977 1977
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 2003 1943
Apr 2000–Mar 2004
48-Month
59.80"
(1,518.92mm)
72.23"
(1,834.64mm)
-12.43"
(-315.72mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 2004
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 2003 1987
Apr 1999–Mar 2004
60-Month
82.37"
(2,092.20mm)
90.23"
(2,291.84mm)
-7.86"
(-199.64mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1979 1957
107th Wettest Wettest since: 2003 1987

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published May 2020, retrieved on May 25, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/