Climate at a Glance

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Colorado

Precipitation Rankings, July 1971

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
July 1971
1-Month
1.94"
(49.28mm)
2.10"
(53.34mm)
-0.16"
(-4.06mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1964 1900
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1998
Ties: 1989
Jun–Jul 1971
2-Month
2.53"
(64.26mm)
3.65"
(92.71mm)
-1.12"
(-28.45mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1959 1924
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1965
Ties: 1901
May–Jul 1971
3-Month
4.58"
(116.33mm)
5.66"
(143.76mm)
-1.08"
(-27.43mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1964 2002
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2015
Apr–Jul 1971
4-Month
6.52"
(165.61mm)
7.50"
(190.50mm)
-0.98"
(-24.89mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1970 2002
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1957
Ties: 1993
Mar–Jul 1971
5-Month
7.30"
(185.42mm)
9.02"
(229.11mm)
-1.72"
(-43.69mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1966 2002
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1957
Feb–Jul 1971
6-Month
8.50"
(215.90mm)
10.11"
(256.79mm)
-1.61"
(-40.89mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1966 2002
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1995
Ties: 1896
Jan–Jul 1971
7-Month
9.37"
(238.00mm)
11.17"
(283.72mm)
-1.80"
(-45.72mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1970 2002
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1957
Dec 1970–Jul 1971
8-Month
10.06"
(255.52mm)
12.24"
(310.90mm)
-2.18"
(-55.38mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1966 2002
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1957
Nov 1970–Jul 1971
9-Month
11.35"
(288.29mm)
13.31"
(338.07mm)
-1.96"
(-49.78mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1970 2002
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1957
Ties: 1956
Oct 1970–Jul 1971
10-Month
13.22"
(335.79mm)
14.64"
(371.86mm)
-1.42"
(-36.07mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1968 2002
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1995
Sep 1970–Jul 1971
11-Month
15.51"
(393.95mm)
16.07"
(408.18mm)
-0.56"
(-14.23mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1968 2002
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1995
Aug 1970–Jul 1971
12-Month
17.30"
(439.42mm)
18.08"
(459.23mm)
-0.78"
(-19.81mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1968 2002
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1995
Feb 1970–Jul 1971
18-Month
25.96"
(659.38mm)
28.21"
(716.53mm)
-2.25"
(-57.15mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1967 2002, 2013
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1942
Aug 1969–Jul 1971
24-Month
35.79"
(909.07mm)
36.18"
(918.97mm)
-0.39"
(-9.90mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1969 1902
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1942
Aug 1968–Jul 1971
36-Month
54.45"
(1,383.03mm)
54.23"
(1,377.44mm)
0.22"
(5.59mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1970 1956
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 1943
Aug 1967–Jul 1971
48-Month
70.97"
(1,802.64mm)
72.25"
(1,835.15mm)
-1.28"
(-32.51mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1969 1956
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1944
Ties: 1911
Aug 1966–Jul 1971
60-Month
89.60"
(2,275.84mm)
90.27"
(2,292.86mm)
-0.67"
(-17.02mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1970 1954
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1999

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, Precipitation, published September 2022, retrieved on September 29, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/