Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Colorado

Precipitation Rankings, May 2006

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 2006
1-Month
0.91"
(23.11mm)
2.02"
(51.31mm)
-1.11"
(-28.20mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 2004 1974
118th Wettest Wettest since: 2005 2015
Ties: 1911, 1918, 1932, 2012
Apr–May 2006
2-Month
1.82"
(46.23mm)
3.86"
(98.04mm)
-2.04"
(-51.81mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 2002 2002
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 2005 1957
Mar–May 2006
3-Month
3.44"
(87.38mm)
5.37"
(136.40mm)
-1.93"
(-49.02mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 2002 2002
112th Wettest Wettest since: 2005 1957
Feb–May 2006
4-Month
3.90"
(99.06mm)
6.46"
(164.08mm)
-2.56"
(-65.02mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 2002 2002
121st Wettest Wettest since: 2005 1905
Jan–May 2006
5-Month
4.87"
(123.70mm)
7.52"
(191.01mm)
-2.65"
(-67.31mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 2002 2002
118th Wettest Wettest since: 2005 1957
Dec 2005–May 2006
6-Month
5.88"
(149.35mm)
8.60"
(218.44mm)
-2.72"
(-69.09mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 2002 2002
118th Wettest Wettest since: 2005 1957
Nov 2005–May 2006
7-Month
6.77"
(171.96mm)
9.66"
(245.36mm)
-2.89"
(-73.40mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 2002 2002
117th Wettest Wettest since: 2005 1957
Oct 2005–May 2006
8-Month
9.10"
(231.14mm)
11.00"
(279.40mm)
-1.90"
(-48.26mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 2002 2002
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 2005 1995
Sep 2005–May 2006
9-Month
10.45"
(265.43mm)
12.43"
(315.72mm)
-1.98"
(-50.29mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 2002 2002
101st Wettest Wettest since: 2005 1942
Aug 2005–May 2006
10-Month
12.68"
(322.07mm)
14.44"
(366.78mm)
-1.76"
(-44.71mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 2004 2002
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 2005 1942
Jul 2005–May 2006
11-Month
13.73"
(348.74mm)
16.54"
(420.12mm)
-2.81"
(-71.38mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 2004 2002
107th Wettest Wettest since: 2005 1942
Jun 2005–May 2006
12-Month
15.93"
(404.62mm)
18.08"
(459.23mm)
-2.15"
(-54.61mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 2004 2002
96th Wettest Wettest since: 2005 1942
Dec 2004–May 2006
18-Month
24.59"
(624.59mm)
26.70"
(678.18mm)
-2.11"
(-53.59mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 2004 2013
89th Wettest Wettest since: 2005 1942
Jun 2004–May 2006
24-Month
36.12"
(917.45mm)
36.18"
(918.97mm)
-0.06"
(-1.52mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 2005 1902
61st Wettest Wettest since: 2000 1942
Jun 2003–May 2006
36-Month
51.75"
(1,314.45mm)
54.21"
(1,376.93mm)
-2.46"
(-62.48mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 2004 2004
88th Wettest Wettest since: 2005 1943
Jun 2002–May 2006
48-Month
67.91"
(1,724.91mm)
72.23"
(1,834.64mm)
-4.32"
(-109.73mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 2005 1956
95th Wettest Wettest since: 2002 1944
Jun 2001–May 2006
60-Month
79.93"
(2,030.22mm)
90.24"
(2,292.10mm)
-10.31"
(-261.88mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 2004 1936
114th Wettest Wettest since: 2005 1987

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 16, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/