Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Colorado

Precipitation Rankings, April 1960

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1960
1-Month
1.32"
(33.53mm)
1.84"
(46.74mm)
-0.52"
(-13.21mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1955 2002
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1900
Ties: 2000
Mar–Apr 1960
2-Month
2.75"
(69.85mm)
3.35"
(85.09mm)
-0.60"
(-15.24mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1956 2002
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1906
Feb–Apr 1960
3-Month
4.71"
(119.63mm)
4.44"
(112.78mm)
0.27"
(6.85mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1959 2002
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1905
Jan–Apr 1960
4-Month
5.94"
(150.88mm)
5.51"
(139.95mm)
0.43"
(10.93mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1959 2002
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1957 1905
Dec 1959–Apr 1960
5-Month
6.78"
(172.21mm)
6.58"
(167.13mm)
0.20"
(5.08mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1959 2002
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1957 1905
Nov 1959–Apr 1960
6-Month
7.21"
(183.13mm)
7.65"
(194.31mm)
-0.44"
(-11.18mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1959 1904
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1984
Oct 1959–Apr 1960
7-Month
9.72"
(246.89mm)
8.98"
(228.09mm)
0.74"
(18.80mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1959 2002
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1942
Sep 1959–Apr 1960
8-Month
11.86"
(301.24mm)
10.41"
(264.41mm)
1.45"
(36.83mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1959 1902, 2002
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1942
Aug 1959–Apr 1960
9-Month
14.02"
(356.11mm)
12.42"
(315.47mm)
1.60"
(40.64mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1959 2002
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1942
Ties: 1916
Jul 1959–Apr 1960
10-Month
15.15"
(384.81mm)
14.52"
(368.81mm)
0.63"
(16.00mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1959 1902
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1942
Ties: 1992
Jun 1959–Apr 1960
11-Month
16.53"
(419.86mm)
16.07"
(408.18mm)
0.46"
(11.68mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1959 1981
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1942
May 1959–Apr 1960
12-Month
18.59"
(472.19mm)
18.08"
(459.23mm)
0.51"
(12.96mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1959 2013
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1942
Nov 1958–Apr 1960
18-Month
25.60"
(650.24mm)
25.76"
(654.30mm)
-0.16"
(-4.06mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1959 2013
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1942
May 1958–Apr 1960
24-Month
34.83"
(884.68mm)
36.16"
(918.46mm)
-1.33"
(-33.78mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1957 1902
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1942
May 1957–Apr 1960
36-Month
57.53"
(1,461.26mm)
54.22"
(1,377.19mm)
3.31"
(84.07mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1959 1955
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1985
May 1956–Apr 1960
48-Month
74.46"
(1,891.28mm)
72.24"
(1,834.90mm)
2.22"
(56.38mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1959 1904
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1986
May 1955–Apr 1960
60-Month
91.06"
(2,312.92mm)
90.24"
(2,292.10mm)
0.82"
(20.82mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1959 1957
59th 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 October 3, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/