Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Colorado

Precipitation Rankings, April 1976

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1976
1-Month
1.67"
(42.42mm)
1.84"
(46.74mm)
-0.17"
(-4.32mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1975 2002
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1900
Ties: 1918, 2013
Mar–Apr 1976
2-Month
2.82"
(71.63mm)
3.35"
(85.09mm)
-0.53"
(-13.46mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1972 2002
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1906
Feb–Apr 1976
3-Month
4.06"
(103.12mm)
4.44"
(112.78mm)
-0.38"
(-9.66mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1974 2002
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1905
Jan–Apr 1976
4-Month
4.67"
(118.62mm)
5.51"
(139.95mm)
-0.84"
(-21.33mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1972 2002
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1905
Ties: 1950, 1964, 1988
Dec 1975–Apr 1976
5-Month
5.26"
(133.60mm)
6.58"
(167.13mm)
-1.32"
(-33.53mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1972 2002
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1905
Nov 1975–Apr 1976
6-Month
6.86"
(174.24mm)
7.65"
(194.31mm)
-0.79"
(-20.07mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1972 1904
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1984
Oct 1975–Apr 1976
7-Month
7.56"
(192.02mm)
8.98"
(228.09mm)
-1.42"
(-36.07mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1972 2002
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1942
Sep 1975–Apr 1976
8-Month
8.36"
(212.34mm)
10.41"
(264.41mm)
-2.05"
(-52.07mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1969 1902, 2002
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1942
Ties: 1969
Aug 1975–Apr 1976
9-Month
9.57"
(243.08mm)
12.42"
(315.47mm)
-2.85"
(-72.39mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1963 2002
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1942
Jul 1975–Apr 1976
10-Month
11.65"
(295.91mm)
14.52"
(368.81mm)
-2.87"
(-72.90mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1963 1902
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1942
Jun 1975–Apr 1976
11-Month
13.08"
(332.23mm)
16.07"
(408.18mm)
-2.99"
(-75.95mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1972 1981
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1942
May 1975–Apr 1976
12-Month
15.39"
(390.91mm)
18.08"
(459.23mm)
-2.69"
(-68.32mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1975 2013
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1974 1942
Nov 1974–Apr 1976
18-Month
23.17"
(588.52mm)
25.76"
(654.30mm)
-2.59"
(-65.78mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1972 2013
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1942
Ties: 1969
May 1974–Apr 1976
24-Month
30.46"
(773.68mm)
36.16"
(918.46mm)
-5.70"
(-144.78mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1964 1902
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1942
May 1973–Apr 1976
36-Month
48.77"
(1,238.76mm)
54.22"
(1,377.19mm)
-5.45"
(-138.43mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1965 1955
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1985
May 1972–Apr 1976
48-Month
68.83"
(1,748.28mm)
72.24"
(1,834.90mm)
-3.41"
(-86.62mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1975 1904
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1974 1986
May 1971–Apr 1976
60-Month
83.89"
(2,130.81mm)
90.24"
(2,292.10mm)
-6.35"
(-161.29mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1967 1957
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1987

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/