Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Colorado

Precipitation Rankings, March 2005

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 2005
1-Month
1.40"
(35.56mm)
1.52"
(38.61mm)
-0.12"
(-3.05mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 2004 1966
70th Wettest Wettest since: 2003 1906
Ties: 1959
Feb–Mar 2005
2-Month
2.46"
(62.48mm)
2.61"
(66.29mm)
-0.15"
(-3.81mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 2004 1966
67th Wettest Wettest since: 2003 1905
Jan–Mar 2005
3-Month
4.43"
(112.52mm)
3.67"
(93.22mm)
0.76"
(19.30mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 2004 1966
26th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 1980
Dec 2004–Mar 2005
4-Month
5.20"
(132.08mm)
4.74"
(120.40mm)
0.46"
(11.68mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 2004 1977
35th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 1979
Ties: 1973
Nov 2004–Mar 2005
5-Month
6.89"
(175.01mm)
5.81"
(147.57mm)
1.08"
(27.44mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 2004 1977
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1993 1979
Oct 2004–Mar 2005
6-Month
8.36"
(212.34mm)
7.14"
(181.36mm)
1.22"
(30.98mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 2004 1977
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1909
Sep 2004–Mar 2005
7-Month
10.53"
(267.46mm)
8.57"
(217.68mm)
1.96"
(49.78mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 2004 1902
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1942
Ties: 1979
Aug 2004–Mar 2005
8-Month
12.38"
(314.45mm)
10.58"
(268.73mm)
1.80"
(45.72mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 2004 1901
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 1942
Jul 2004–Mar 2005
9-Month
14.74"
(374.40mm)
12.68"
(322.07mm)
2.06"
(52.33mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 2004 1901
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 1942
Jun 2004–Mar 2005
10-Month
16.73"
(424.94mm)
14.23"
(361.44mm)
2.50"
(63.50mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 2004 1901
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 1942
May 2004–Mar 2005
11-Month
17.43"
(442.72mm)
16.25"
(412.75mm)
1.18"
(29.97mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 2004 1901
37th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 1942
Apr 2004–Mar 2005
12-Month
20.58"
(522.73mm)
18.13"
(460.50mm)
2.45"
(62.23mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 2004 1935
17th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 1942
Oct 2003–Mar 2005
18-Month
25.98"
(659.89mm)
25.26"
(641.60mm)
0.72"
(18.29mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 2004 1935
45th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 1942
Apr 2003–Mar 2005
24-Month
35.68"
(906.27mm)
36.17"
(918.72mm)
-0.49"
(-12.45mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 2004 1977
70th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1943
Ties: 2018
Apr 2002–Mar 2005
36-Month
49.66"
(1,261.36mm)
54.22"
(1,377.19mm)
-4.56"
(-115.83mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 2004 1977
100th Wettest Wettest since: 2002 1943
Apr 2001–Mar 2005
48-Month
64.88"
(1,647.95mm)
72.23"
(1,834.64mm)
-7.35"
(-186.69mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 2004 2004
111th Wettest Wettest since: 2003 1987
Apr 2000–Mar 2005
60-Month
80.38"
(2,041.65mm)
90.23"
(2,291.84mm)
-9.85"
(-250.19mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1957 1957
117th Wettest Wettest since: 2004 1987

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2021, retrieved on December 5, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/