Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Colorado

Precipitation Rankings, February 2021

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
February 2021
1-Month
1.11"
(28.19mm)
1.09"
(27.69mm)
0.02"
(0.50mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 2020 1970
57th Wettest Wettest since: 2019 1903
Ties: 1956
Jan–Feb 2021
2-Month
1.85"
(46.99mm)
2.15"
(54.61mm)
-0.30"
(-7.62mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 2020 1981
85th Wettest Wettest since: 2019 1980
Ties: 1917, 1976
Dec 2020–Feb 2021
3-Month
2.81"
(71.37mm)
3.22"
(81.79mm)
-0.41"
(-10.42mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 2018 1981
86th Wettest Wettest since: 2020 2008
Nov 2020–Feb 2021
4-Month
3.66"
(92.96mm)
4.29"
(108.97mm)
-0.63"
(-16.01mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 2018 1904
95th Wettest Wettest since: 2020 1979
Oct 2020–Feb 2021
5-Month
4.28"
(108.71mm)
5.63"
(143.00mm)
-1.35"
(-34.29mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 2018 1977
110th Wettest Wettest since: 2020 1909
Sep 2020–Feb 2021
6-Month
5.25"
(133.35mm)
7.05"
(179.07mm)
-1.80"
(-45.72mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 2002 1981
115th Wettest Wettest since: 2020 1942
Aug 2020–Feb 2021
7-Month
6.05"
(153.67mm)
9.07"
(230.38mm)
-3.02"
(-76.71mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1981 1901
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 2020 1942
Jul 2020–Feb 2021
8-Month
7.90"
(200.66mm)
11.16"
(283.46mm)
-3.26"
(-82.80mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1981 1901
121st Wettest Wettest since: 2020 1942
Jun 2020–Feb 2021
9-Month
9.05"
(229.87mm)
12.71"
(322.83mm)
-3.66"
(-92.96mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1981 1981
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 2020 1942
May 2020–Feb 2021
10-Month
10.12"
(257.05mm)
14.73"
(374.14mm)
-4.61"
(-117.09mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1901 1901
125th Wettest Wettest since: 2020 1942
Apr 2020–Feb 2021
11-Month
10.92"
(277.37mm)
16.61"
(421.89mm)
-5.69"
(-144.52mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 2021
126th Wettest Wettest since: 2020 1942
Mar 2020–Feb 2021
12-Month
12.27"
(311.66mm)
18.11"
(459.99mm)
-5.84"
(-148.33mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 2013 1935
124th Wettest Wettest since: 2020 1942
Sep 2019–Feb 2021
18-Month
18.14"
(460.76mm)
25.17"
(639.32mm)
-7.03"
(-178.56mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 2003 2003
124th Wettest Wettest since: 2020 1942
Mar 2019–Feb 2021
24-Month
30.04"
(763.02mm)
36.16"
(918.46mm)
-6.12"
(-155.44mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 2013 2003
119th Wettest Wettest since: 2020 1943
Mar 2018–Feb 2021
36-Month
46.01"
(1,168.65mm)
54.20"
(1,376.68mm)
-8.19"
(-208.03mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 2004 1977
116th Wettest Wettest since: 2020 1998
Mar 2017–Feb 2021
48-Month
63.57"
(1,614.68mm)
72.23"
(1,834.64mm)
-8.66"
(-219.96mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 2004 1935
115th Wettest Wettest since: 2020 1987
Ties: 1936
Mar 2016–Feb 2021
60-Month
82.07"
(2,084.58mm)
90.24"
(2,292.10mm)
-8.17"
(-207.52mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 2005 1957
106th Wettest Wettest since: 2020 1987

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2021, retrieved on December 3, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/