Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Colorado

Precipitation Rankings, October 1898

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
October 1898
1-Month
0.79"
(20.07mm)
1.35"
(34.29mm)
-0.56"
(-14.22mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1898 1952
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1969
Ties: 1989
Sep–Oct 1898
2-Month
1.59"
(40.39mm)
2.77"
(70.36mm)
-1.18"
(-29.97mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1898 1922
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1941
Ties: 2020
Aug–Oct 1898
3-Month
3.04"
(77.22mm)
4.80"
(121.92mm)
-1.76"
(-44.70mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1898 1944
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1941
Jul–Oct 1898
4-Month
5.40"
(137.16mm)
6.90"
(175.26mm)
-1.50"
(-38.10mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1898 1900
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1941
Jun–Oct 1898
5-Month
7.01"
(178.05mm)
8.45"
(214.63mm)
-1.44"
(-36.58mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1898 1900
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1941
May–Oct 1898
6-Month
10.63"
(270.00mm)
10.46"
(265.68mm)
0.17"
(4.32mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1896 1939
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1941
Apr–Oct 1898
7-Month
12.15"
(308.61mm)
12.30"
(312.42mm)
-0.15"
(-3.81mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1896 1939
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1941
Mar–Oct 1898
8-Month
13.16"
(334.26mm)
13.82"
(351.03mm)
-0.66"
(-16.77mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1896 1934
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1941
Ties: 2021
Feb–Oct 1898
9-Month
13.60"
(345.44mm)
14.91"
(378.71mm)
-1.31"
(-33.27mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1896 2002
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1941
Jan–Oct 1898
10-Month
14.52"
(368.81mm)
15.97"
(405.64mm)
-1.45"
(-36.83mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1896 2002
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1941
Dec 1897–Oct 1898
11-Month
16.03"
(407.16mm)
17.04"
(432.82mm)
-1.01"
(-25.66mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1896 2002
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1941
Nov 1897–Oct 1898
12-Month
16.61"
(421.89mm)
18.11"
(459.99mm)
-1.50"
(-38.10mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1898 2002
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1941
Ties: 2001
May 1897–Oct 1898
18-Month
29.10"
(739.14mm)
28.55"
(725.17mm)
0.55"
(13.97mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1896 1901
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1942
Nov 1896–Oct 1898
24-Month
37.90"
(962.66mm)
36.22"
(919.99mm)
1.68"
(42.67mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1898 2003
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1942
Nov 1895–Oct 1898
36-Month
54.97"
(1,396.24mm)
54.28"
(1,378.71mm)
0.69"
(17.53mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1898 1956
57th Wettest Wettest to Date 1997

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, Precipitation, published September 2022, retrieved on October 6, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/