Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Colorado

Precipitation Rankings, February 2020

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
February 2020
1-Month
1.09"
(27.69mm)
1.09"
(27.69mm)
0.00"
(0.00mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 2017 1970
59th Wettest Wettest since: 2019 1903
Jan–Feb 2020
2-Month
1.81"
(45.97mm)
2.15"
(54.61mm)
-0.34"
(-8.64mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 2013 1981
91st Wettest Wettest since: 2019 1980
Ties: 1912, 1968, 1985
Dec 2019–Feb 2020
3-Month
3.08"
(78.23mm)
3.22"
(81.79mm)
-0.14"
(-3.56mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 2018 1981
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 2019 2008
Ties: 2004
Nov 2019–Feb 2020
4-Month
4.19"
(106.43mm)
4.29"
(108.97mm)
-0.10"
(-2.54mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 2018 1904
65th Wettest Wettest since: 2019 1979
Oct 2019–Feb 2020
5-Month
5.16"
(131.06mm)
5.63"
(143.00mm)
-0.47"
(-11.94mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 2018 1977
88th Wettest Wettest since: 2019 1909
Sep 2019–Feb 2020
6-Month
5.87"
(149.10mm)
7.05"
(179.07mm)
-1.18"
(-29.97mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 2018 1981
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 2019 1942
Aug 2019–Feb 2020
7-Month
7.34"
(186.44mm)
9.07"
(230.38mm)
-1.73"
(-43.94mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 2013 1901
108th Wettest Wettest since: 2019 1942
Jul 2019–Feb 2020
8-Month
8.92"
(226.57mm)
11.16"
(283.46mm)
-2.24"
(-56.89mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 2013 1901
111th Wettest Wettest since: 2019 1942
Jun 2019–Feb 2020
9-Month
10.70"
(271.78mm)
12.71"
(322.83mm)
-2.01"
(-51.05mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 2013 1981
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 2019 1942
May 2019–Feb 2020
10-Month
13.54"
(343.92mm)
14.73"
(374.14mm)
-1.19"
(-30.22mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 2013 1901
89th Wettest Wettest since: 2019 1942
Apr 2019–Feb 2020
11-Month
14.98"
(380.49mm)
16.61"
(421.89mm)
-1.63"
(-41.40mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 2013 2021
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 2019 1942
Mar 2019–Feb 2020
12-Month
17.77"
(451.36mm)
18.11"
(459.99mm)
-0.34"
(-8.63mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 2019 1935
68th Wettest Wettest since: 2017 1942
Sep 2018–Feb 2020
18-Month
25.39"
(644.91mm)
25.17"
(639.32mm)
0.22"
(5.59mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 2019 2003
57th Wettest Wettest since: 2017 1942
Mar 2018–Feb 2020
24-Month
33.74"
(857.00mm)
36.16"
(918.46mm)
-2.42"
(-61.46mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 2019 2003
88th Wettest Wettest since: 2018 1943
Mar 2017–Feb 2020
36-Month
51.30"
(1,303.02mm)
54.20"
(1,376.68mm)
-2.90"
(-73.66mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 2015 1977
89th Wettest Wettest since: 2019 1998
Mar 2016–Feb 2020
48-Month
69.80"
(1,772.92mm)
72.23"
(1,834.64mm)
-2.43"
(-61.72mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 2015 1935
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 2019 1987
Mar 2015–Feb 2020
60-Month
91.40"
(2,321.56mm)
90.24"
(2,292.10mm)
1.16"
(29.46mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 2017 1957
55th Wettest Wettest since: 2019 1987

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2021, retrieved on October 23, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/