Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Colorado

Precipitation Rankings, April 1966

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1966
1-Month
1.14"
(28.96mm)
1.84"
(46.74mm)
-0.70"
(-17.78mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1963 2002
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1900
Ties: 1937, 1979, 2008
Mar–Apr 1966
2-Month
1.53"
(38.86mm)
3.35"
(85.09mm)
-1.82"
(-46.23mm)
2nd Driest Driest to Date 2002
127th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1906
Feb–Apr 1966
3-Month
2.31"
(58.67mm)
4.44"
(112.78mm)
-2.13"
(-54.11mm)
3rd Driest Driest to Date 2002
126th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1905
Jan–Apr 1966
4-Month
2.89"
(73.41mm)
5.51"
(139.95mm)
-2.62"
(-66.54mm)
2nd Driest Driest to Date 2002
127th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1905
Dec 1965–Apr 1966
5-Month
4.41"
(112.01mm)
6.58"
(167.13mm)
-2.17"
(-55.12mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1954 2002
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1905
Nov 1965–Apr 1966
6-Month
5.63"
(143.00mm)
7.65"
(194.31mm)
-2.02"
(-51.31mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1955 1904
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1984
Oct 1965–Apr 1966
7-Month
6.81"
(172.97mm)
8.98"
(228.09mm)
-2.17"
(-55.12mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1963 2002
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1942
Ties: 1955
Sep 1965–Apr 1966
8-Month
9.36"
(237.74mm)
10.41"
(264.41mm)
-1.05"
(-26.67mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1964 1902, 2002
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1942
Aug 1965–Apr 1966
9-Month
11.78"
(299.21mm)
12.42"
(315.47mm)
-0.64"
(-16.26mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1965 2002
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1942
Ties: 1965
Jul 1965–Apr 1966
10-Month
15.03"
(381.76mm)
14.52"
(368.81mm)
0.51"
(12.95mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1965 1902
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1942
Jun 1965–Apr 1966
11-Month
18.52"
(470.41mm)
16.07"
(408.18mm)
2.45"
(62.23mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1965 1981
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1942
May 1965–Apr 1966
12-Month
20.53"
(521.46mm)
18.08"
(459.23mm)
2.45"
(62.23mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1965 2013
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1942
Nov 1964–Apr 1966
18-Month
29.24"
(742.70mm)
25.76"
(654.30mm)
3.48"
(88.40mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1965 2013
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1942
May 1964–Apr 1966
24-Month
36.73"
(932.94mm)
36.16"
(918.46mm)
0.57"
(14.48mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1965 1902
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1942
May 1963–Apr 1966
36-Month
52.62"
(1,336.55mm)
54.22"
(1,377.19mm)
-1.60"
(-40.64mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1965 1955
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1985
Ties: 1938
May 1962–Apr 1966
48-Month
66.66"
(1,693.16mm)
72.24"
(1,834.90mm)
-5.58"
(-141.74mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1965 1904
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1963 1986
May 1961–Apr 1966
60-Month
86.50"
(2,197.10mm)
90.24"
(2,292.10mm)
-3.74"
(-95.00mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1965 1957
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1987

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published June 2022, retrieved on June 30, 2022 from https://www.ncei.noaa.gov/cag/