Climate at a Glance

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Colorado

Precipitation Rankings, August 1896

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1896
1-Month
1.41"
(35.81mm)
2.03"
(51.56mm)
-0.62"
(-15.75mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1896 1960
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1895 1997
Ties: 1919, 1928, 1931
Jul–Aug 1896
2-Month
4.00"
(101.60mm)
4.13"
(104.90mm)
-0.13"
(-3.30mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1896 1900
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1895 1923
Jun–Aug 1896
3-Month
5.01"
(127.25mm)
5.67"
(144.02mm)
-0.66"
(-16.77mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1896 1924
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1895 1965
May–Aug 1896
4-Month
6.15"
(156.21mm)
7.69"
(195.33mm)
-1.54"
(-39.12mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1896 2002
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1895 1957
Apr–Aug 1896
5-Month
7.30"
(185.42mm)
9.53"
(242.06mm)
-2.23"
(-56.64mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1896 2002
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1895 1957
Mar–Aug 1896
6-Month
8.95"
(227.33mm)
11.04"
(280.42mm)
-2.09"
(-53.09mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1896 2002
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1895 1957
Feb–Aug 1896
7-Month
9.91"
(251.71mm)
12.13"
(308.10mm)
-2.22"
(-56.39mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1896 2002
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1895 1957
Jan–Aug 1896
8-Month
11.04"
(280.42mm)
13.20"
(335.28mm)
-2.16"
(-54.86mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1896 2002
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1895 1957
Dec 1895–Aug 1896
9-Month
12.22"
(310.39mm)
14.27"
(362.46mm)
-2.05"
(-52.07mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1896 2002
103rd Wettest Wettest to Date 1957
Nov 1895–Aug 1896
10-Month
13.81"
(350.77mm)
15.34"
(389.64mm)
-1.53"
(-38.87mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1896 2002
92nd Wettest Wettest to Date 1957
Ties: 2022
Oct 1895–Aug 1896
11-Month
15.02"
(381.51mm)
16.67"
(423.42mm)
-1.65"
(-41.91mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1896 2002
87th Wettest Wettest to Date 1957
Sep 1895–Aug 1896
12-Month
15.60"
(396.24mm)
18.10"
(459.74mm)
-2.50"
(-63.50mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1896 2002
105th Wettest Wettest to Date 1941
Mar 1895–Aug 1896
18-Month
26.99"
(685.55mm)
29.15"
(740.41mm)
-2.16"
(-54.86mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1896 2002
90th Wettest Wettest to Date 1942
Ties: 1967

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, Precipitation, published September 2022, retrieved on September 29, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/