Climate at a Glance

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Colorado

Precipitation Rankings, February 1953

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
February 1953
1-Month
0.74"
(18.80mm)
1.09"
(27.69mm)
-0.35"
(-8.89mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1949 1970
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1903
Ties: 1982
Jan–Feb 1953
2-Month
1.63"
(41.40mm)
2.15"
(54.61mm)
-0.52"
(-13.21mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1946 1981
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1980
Ties: 1901
Dec 1952–Feb 1953
3-Month
2.43"
(61.72mm)
3.22"
(81.79mm)
-0.79"
(-20.07mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1946 1981
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2008
Nov 1952–Feb 1953
4-Month
3.74"
(95.00mm)
4.29"
(108.97mm)
-0.55"
(-13.97mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1950 1904
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1979
Oct 1952–Feb 1953
5-Month
3.80"
(96.52mm)
5.63"
(143.00mm)
-1.83"
(-46.48mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1935 1977
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1909
Sep 1952–Feb 1953
6-Month
4.77"
(121.16mm)
7.05"
(179.07mm)
-2.28"
(-57.91mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1933 1981
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1942
Aug 1952–Feb 1953
7-Month
7.06"
(179.32mm)
9.07"
(230.38mm)
-2.01"
(-51.06mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1945 1901
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1942
Jul 1952–Feb 1953
8-Month
8.52"
(216.41mm)
11.16"
(283.46mm)
-2.64"
(-67.05mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1940 1901
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1942
Jun 1952–Feb 1953
9-Month
9.15"
(232.41mm)
12.71"
(322.83mm)
-3.56"
(-90.42mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1935 1981
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1942
Ties: 1925
May 1952–Feb 1953
10-Month
11.10"
(281.94mm)
14.73"
(374.14mm)
-3.63"
(-92.20mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1940 1901
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1942
Ties: 1904
Apr 1952–Feb 1953
11-Month
13.22"
(335.79mm)
16.61"
(421.89mm)
-3.39"
(-86.10mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1940 2021
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1942
Mar 1952–Feb 1953
12-Month
15.05"
(382.27mm)
18.11"
(459.99mm)
-3.06"
(-77.72mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1951 1935
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1942
Sep 1951–Feb 1953
18-Month
23.78"
(604.01mm)
25.17"
(639.32mm)
-1.39"
(-35.31mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1951 2003
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1942
Ties: 1963
Mar 1951–Feb 1953
24-Month
34.05"
(864.87mm)
36.16"
(918.46mm)
-2.11"
(-53.59mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1952 2003
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1943
Mar 1950–Feb 1953
36-Month
48.57"
(1,233.68mm)
54.20"
(1,376.68mm)
-5.63"
(-143.00mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1937 1977
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1998
Mar 1949–Feb 1953
48-Month
67.58"
(1,716.53mm)
72.23"
(1,834.64mm)
-4.65"
(-118.11mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1940 1935
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1987
Mar 1948–Feb 1953
60-Month
85.24"
(2,165.10mm)
90.24"
(2,292.10mm)
-5.00"
(-127.00mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1941 1957
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 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/