Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Colorado

Precipitation Rankings, April 2004

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 2004
1-Month
3.15"
(80.01mm)
1.84"
(46.74mm)
1.31"
(33.27mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 2003 2002
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 1900
Mar–Apr 2004
2-Month
3.76"
(95.50mm)
3.35"
(85.09mm)
0.41"
(10.41mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 2003 2002
35th Wettest Wettest since: 2003 1906
Ties: 2003
Feb–Apr 2004
3-Month
5.03"
(127.76mm)
4.44"
(112.78mm)
0.59"
(14.98mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 2002 2002
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 2003 1905
Jan–Apr 2004
4-Month
5.93"
(150.62mm)
5.51"
(139.95mm)
0.42"
(10.67mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 2003 2002
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 2000 1905
Dec 2003–Apr 2004
5-Month
6.84"
(173.74mm)
6.58"
(167.13mm)
0.26"
(6.61mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 2003 2002
49th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 1905
Nov 2003–Apr 2004
6-Month
8.18"
(207.77mm)
7.65"
(194.31mm)
0.53"
(13.46mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 2003 1904
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1999 1984
Oct 2003–Apr 2004
7-Month
8.55"
(217.17mm)
8.98"
(228.09mm)
-0.43"
(-10.92mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 2002 2002
74th Wettest Wettest since: 2003 1942
Sep 2003–Apr 2004
8-Month
9.99"
(253.75mm)
10.41"
(264.41mm)
-0.42"
(-10.66mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 2002 1902, 2002
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 2003 1942
Ties: 2001
Aug 2003–Apr 2004
9-Month
11.84"
(300.74mm)
12.42"
(315.47mm)
-0.58"
(-14.73mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 2002 2002
74th Wettest Wettest since: 2003 1942
Jul 2003–Apr 2004
10-Month
12.86"
(326.64mm)
14.52"
(368.81mm)
-1.66"
(-42.17mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 2002 1902
95th Wettest Wettest since: 2003 1942
Jun 2003–Apr 2004
11-Month
14.93"
(379.22mm)
16.07"
(408.18mm)
-1.14"
(-28.96mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 2003 1981
86th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 1942
May 2003–Apr 2004
12-Month
16.68"
(423.67mm)
18.08"
(459.23mm)
-1.40"
(-35.56mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 2003 2013
84th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 1942
Nov 2002–Apr 2004
18-Month
23.99"
(609.35mm)
25.76"
(654.30mm)
-1.77"
(-44.95mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 2003 2013
85th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 1942
May 2002–Apr 2004
24-Month
31.66"
(804.16mm)
36.16"
(918.46mm)
-4.50"
(-114.30mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 2003 1902
109th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1942
May 2001–Apr 2004
36-Month
45.80"
(1,163.32mm)
54.22"
(1,377.19mm)
-8.42"
(-213.87mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 2003 1955
116th Wettest Wettest since: 2002 1985
May 2000–Apr 2004
48-Month
61.63"
(1,565.40mm)
72.24"
(1,834.90mm)
-10.61"
(-269.50mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1956 1904
119th Wettest Wettest since: 2003 1986
May 1999–Apr 2004
60-Month
81.14"
(2,060.96mm)
90.24"
(2,292.10mm)
-9.10"
(-231.14mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1979 1957
109th Wettest Wettest since: 2003 1987

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 27, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/