Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Colorado

Precipitation Rankings, May 2014

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 2014
1-Month
2.15"
(54.61mm)
2.02"
(51.31mm)
0.13"
(3.30mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 2013 1974
47th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 2015
Ties: 1985
Apr–May 2014
2-Month
3.50"
(88.90mm)
3.86"
(98.04mm)
-0.36"
(-9.14mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 2013 2002
78th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1957
Mar–May 2014
3-Month
4.65"
(118.11mm)
5.37"
(136.40mm)
-0.72"
(-18.29mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 2013 2002
84th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1957
Feb–May 2014
4-Month
5.83"
(148.08mm)
6.46"
(164.08mm)
-0.63"
(-16.00mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 2013 2002
84th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1905
Jan–May 2014
5-Month
7.01"
(178.05mm)
7.52"
(191.01mm)
-0.51"
(-12.96mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 2013 2002
78th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1957
Ties: 1930
Dec 2013–May 2014
6-Month
7.83"
(198.88mm)
8.60"
(218.44mm)
-0.77"
(-19.56mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 2013 2002
81st Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1957
Nov 2013–May 2014
7-Month
8.98"
(228.09mm)
9.66"
(245.36mm)
-0.68"
(-17.27mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 2013 2002
76th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1957
Oct 2013–May 2014
8-Month
10.49"
(266.45mm)
11.00"
(279.40mm)
-0.51"
(-12.95mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 2013 2002
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1995
Sep 2013–May 2014
9-Month
14.37"
(365.00mm)
12.43"
(315.72mm)
1.94"
(49.28mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 2013 2002
20th Wettest Wettest since: 2007 1942
Aug 2013–May 2014
10-Month
16.61"
(421.89mm)
14.44"
(366.78mm)
2.17"
(55.11mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 2013 2002
20th Wettest Wettest since: 2007 1942
Jul 2013–May 2014
11-Month
19.05"
(483.87mm)
16.54"
(420.12mm)
2.51"
(63.75mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 2013 2002
20th Wettest Wettest since: 2007 1942
Jun 2013–May 2014
12-Month
19.71"
(500.63mm)
18.08"
(459.23mm)
1.63"
(41.40mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 2013 2002
34th Wettest Wettest since: 2007 1942
Dec 2012–May 2014
18-Month
27.11"
(688.59mm)
26.70"
(678.18mm)
0.41"
(10.41mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 2013 2013
57th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1942
Jun 2012–May 2014
24-Month
33.32"
(846.33mm)
36.18"
(918.97mm)
-2.86"
(-72.64mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 2013 1902
95th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1942
Jun 2011–May 2014
36-Month
48.02"
(1,219.71mm)
54.21"
(1,376.93mm)
-6.19"
(-157.22mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 2013 2004
109th Wettest Wettest since: 2012 1943
Jun 2010–May 2014
48-Month
66.62"
(1,692.15mm)
72.23"
(1,834.64mm)
-5.61"
(-142.49mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 2013 1956
100th Wettest Wettest since: 2012 1944
Jun 2009–May 2014
60-Month
85.52"
(2,172.21mm)
90.24"
(2,292.10mm)
-4.72"
(-119.89mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 2013 1936
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 2012 1987

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2021, retrieved on November 29, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/