Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Colorado

Precipitation Rankings, March 1899

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1899
1-Month
1.59"
(40.39mm)
1.52"
(38.61mm)
0.07"
(1.78mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1898 1966
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1906
Ties: 1943, 1957
Feb–Mar 1899
2-Month
3.22"
(81.79mm)
2.61"
(66.29mm)
0.61"
(15.50mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1898 1966
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1905
Jan–Mar 1899
3-Month
4.29"
(108.97mm)
3.67"
(93.22mm)
0.62"
(15.75mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1898 1966
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1980
Dec 1898–Mar 1899
4-Month
5.48"
(139.19mm)
4.74"
(120.40mm)
0.74"
(18.79mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1898 1977
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1979
Nov 1898–Mar 1899
5-Month
6.68"
(169.67mm)
5.81"
(147.57mm)
0.87"
(22.10mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1898 1977
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1979
Oct 1898–Mar 1899
6-Month
7.47"
(189.74mm)
7.14"
(181.36mm)
0.33"
(8.38mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1898 1977
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1909
Sep 1898–Mar 1899
7-Month
8.27"
(210.06mm)
8.57"
(217.68mm)
-0.30"
(-7.62mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1899 1902
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1942
Aug 1898–Mar 1899
8-Month
9.72"
(246.89mm)
10.58"
(268.73mm)
-0.86"
(-21.84mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1899 1901
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1942
Ties: 1989
Jul 1898–Mar 1899
9-Month
12.08"
(306.83mm)
12.68"
(322.07mm)
-0.60"
(-15.24mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1899 1901
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1942
Jun 1898–Mar 1899
10-Month
13.69"
(347.73mm)
14.23"
(361.44mm)
-0.54"
(-13.71mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1899 1901
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1942
May 1898–Mar 1899
11-Month
17.31"
(439.67mm)
16.25"
(412.75mm)
1.06"
(26.92mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1898 1901
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1896 1942
Apr 1898–Mar 1899
12-Month
18.83"
(478.28mm)
18.13"
(460.50mm)
0.70"
(17.78mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1898 1935
46th Wettest Wettest to Date 1942
Ties: 1960, 1979
Oct 1897–Mar 1899
18-Month
25.77"
(654.56mm)
25.26"
(641.60mm)
0.51"
(12.96mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1899 1935
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1942
Apr 1897–Mar 1899
24-Month
37.02"
(940.31mm)
36.17"
(918.72mm)
0.85"
(21.59mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1898 1977
51st Wettest Wettest to Date 1943
Apr 1896–Mar 1899
36-Month
55.14"
(1,400.56mm)
54.22"
(1,377.19mm)
0.92"
(23.37mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1898 1977
53rd Wettest Wettest to Date 1943
Apr 1895–Mar 1899
48-Month
73.82"
(1,875.03mm)
72.23"
(1,834.64mm)
1.59"
(40.39mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1899 2004
48th Wettest Wettest to Date 1987

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, Precipitation, published September 2022, retrieved on September 28, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/