Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Colorado

Precipitation Rankings, August 2014

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 2014
1-Month
2.59"
(65.79mm)
2.03"
(51.56mm)
0.56"
(14.23mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 2013 1960
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 2008 1997
Ties: 1925
Jul–Aug 2014
2-Month
5.35"
(135.89mm)
4.13"
(104.90mm)
1.22"
(30.99mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 2013 1900
14th Wettest Wettest since: 2006 1923
Ties: 1916
Jun–Aug 2014
3-Month
6.54"
(166.12mm)
5.67"
(144.02mm)
0.87"
(22.10mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 2013 1924
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 1965
Ties: 1986
May–Aug 2014
4-Month
8.69"
(220.73mm)
7.69"
(195.33mm)
1.00"
(25.40mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 2013 2002
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 1957
Apr–Aug 2014
5-Month
10.04"
(255.02mm)
9.53"
(242.06mm)
0.51"
(12.96mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 2013 2002
41st Wettest Wettest since: 2009 1957
Mar–Aug 2014
6-Month
11.19"
(284.23mm)
11.04"
(280.42mm)
0.15"
(3.81mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 2013 2002
55th Wettest Wettest since: 2010 1957
Feb–Aug 2014
7-Month
12.37"
(314.20mm)
12.13"
(308.10mm)
0.24"
(6.10mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 2013 2002
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 2010 1957
Ties: 1982
Jan–Aug 2014
8-Month
13.55"
(344.17mm)
13.20"
(335.28mm)
0.35"
(8.89mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 2013 2002
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 1957
Dec 2013–Aug 2014
9-Month
14.37"
(365.00mm)
14.27"
(362.46mm)
0.10"
(2.54mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 2013 2002
51st Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1957
Nov 2013–Aug 2014
10-Month
15.52"
(394.21mm)
15.34"
(389.64mm)
0.18"
(4.57mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 2013 2002
48th Wettest Wettest since: 2009 1957
Oct 2013–Aug 2014
11-Month
17.03"
(432.56mm)
16.67"
(423.42mm)
0.36"
(9.14mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 2013 2002
57th Wettest Wettest since: 2010 1957
Sep 2013–Aug 2014
12-Month
20.91"
(531.11mm)
18.10"
(459.74mm)
2.81"
(71.37mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 2013 2002
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 1941
Mar 2013–Aug 2014
18-Month
30.54"
(775.72mm)
29.15"
(740.41mm)
1.39"
(35.31mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 2013 2002
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1999 1942
Ties: 1924
Sep 2012–Aug 2014
24-Month
36.10"
(916.94mm)
36.21"
(919.73mm)
-0.11"
(-2.79mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 2013 2003
64th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1942
Sep 2011–Aug 2014
36-Month
49.48"
(1,256.79mm)
54.26"
(1,378.20mm)
-4.78"
(-121.41mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 2013 2002
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 2012 1943
Sep 2010–Aug 2014
48-Month
67.01"
(1,702.05mm)
72.29"
(1,836.17mm)
-5.28"
(-134.12mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 2013 1956
101st Wettest Wettest since: 2012 1944
Ties: 1966
Sep 2009–Aug 2014
60-Month
85.93"
(2,182.62mm)
90.31"
(2,293.87mm)
-4.38"
(-111.25mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 2013 2004
87th Wettest Wettest since: 2012 1999

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on December 9, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/