Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Colorado

Precipitation Rankings, May 2008

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 2008
1-Month
1.55"
(39.37mm)
2.02"
(51.31mm)
-0.47"
(-11.94mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 2006 1974
87th Wettest Wettest since: 2007 2015
Ties: 2013
Apr–May 2008
2-Month
2.69"
(68.33mm)
3.86"
(98.04mm)
-1.17"
(-29.71mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 2006 2002
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 2007 1957
Mar–May 2008
3-Month
3.70"
(93.98mm)
5.37"
(136.40mm)
-1.67"
(-42.42mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 2006 2002
107th Wettest Wettest since: 2007 1957
Feb–May 2008
4-Month
5.14"
(130.56mm)
6.46"
(164.08mm)
-1.32"
(-33.52mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 2006 2002
106th Wettest Wettest since: 2007 1905
Jan–May 2008
5-Month
6.74"
(171.20mm)
7.52"
(191.01mm)
-0.78"
(-19.81mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 2006 2002
88th Wettest Wettest since: 2007 1957
Ties: 1986
Dec 2007–May 2008
6-Month
9.32"
(236.73mm)
8.60"
(218.44mm)
0.72"
(18.29mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 2007 2002
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 1957
Nov 2007–May 2008
7-Month
9.72"
(246.89mm)
9.66"
(245.36mm)
0.06"
(1.53mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 2007 2002
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 2005 1957
Oct 2007–May 2008
8-Month
10.85"
(275.59mm)
11.00"
(279.40mm)
-0.15"
(-3.81mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 2006 2002
67th Wettest Wettest since: 2007 1995
Sep 2007–May 2008
9-Month
12.65"
(321.31mm)
12.43"
(315.72mm)
0.22"
(5.59mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 2006 2002
58th Wettest Wettest since: 2007 1942
Ties: 1970
Aug 2007–May 2008
10-Month
15.06"
(382.52mm)
14.44"
(366.78mm)
0.62"
(15.74mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 2006 2002
49th Wettest Wettest since: 2007 1942
Ties: 1930
Jul 2007–May 2008
11-Month
17.06"
(433.32mm)
16.54"
(420.12mm)
0.52"
(13.20mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 2006 2002
55th Wettest Wettest since: 2007 1942
Jun 2007–May 2008
12-Month
18.23"
(463.04mm)
18.08"
(459.23mm)
0.15"
(3.81mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 2006 2002
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 2007 1942
Dec 2006–May 2008
18-Month
26.96"
(684.78mm)
26.70"
(678.18mm)
0.26"
(6.60mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 2007 2013
59th Wettest Wettest since: 2005 1942
Jun 2006–May 2008
24-Month
39.25"
(996.95mm)
36.18"
(918.97mm)
3.07"
(77.98mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 2007 1902
25th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 1942
Ties: 1917
Jun 2005–May 2008
36-Month
55.18"
(1,401.57mm)
54.21"
(1,376.93mm)
0.97"
(24.64mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 2006 2004
48th Wettest Wettest since: 2007 1943
Jun 2004–May 2008
48-Month
75.37"
(1,914.40mm)
72.23"
(1,834.64mm)
3.14"
(79.76mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 2007 1956
34th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1944
Jun 2003–May 2008
60-Month
91.00"
(2,311.40mm)
90.24"
(2,292.10mm)
0.76"
(19.30mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 2007 1936
55th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1987

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published July 2019, retrieved on July 19, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/