Climate at a Glance

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Colorado

Precipitation Rankings, February 1978

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
February 1978
1-Month
1.07"
(27.18mm)
1.09"
(27.69mm)
-0.02"
(-0.51mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1977 1970
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1976 1903
Ties: 1900, 1929
Jan–Feb 1978
2-Month
2.55"
(64.77mm)
2.15"
(54.61mm)
0.40"
(10.16mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1977 1981
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1980
Dec 1977–Feb 1978
3-Month
3.52"
(89.41mm)
3.22"
(81.79mm)
0.30"
(7.62mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1977 1981
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1974 2008
Ties: 1988
Nov 1977–Feb 1978
4-Month
4.77"
(121.16mm)
4.29"
(108.97mm)
0.48"
(12.19mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1977 1904
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1974 1979
Oct 1977–Feb 1978
5-Month
5.49"
(139.45mm)
5.63"
(143.00mm)
-0.14"
(-3.55mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1977 1977
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1909
Sep 1977–Feb 1978
6-Month
6.33"
(160.78mm)
7.05"
(179.07mm)
-0.72"
(-18.29mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1977 1981
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1942
Ties: 1913
Aug 1977–Feb 1978
7-Month
8.68"
(220.47mm)
9.07"
(230.38mm)
-0.39"
(-9.91mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1977 1901
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1974 1942
Jul 1977–Feb 1978
8-Month
11.57"
(293.88mm)
11.16"
(283.46mm)
0.41"
(10.42mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1977 1901
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1942
Jun 1977–Feb 1978
9-Month
12.49"
(317.25mm)
12.71"
(322.83mm)
-0.22"
(-5.58mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1977 1981
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1974 1942
Ties: 2006
May 1977–Feb 1978
10-Month
14.30"
(363.22mm)
14.73"
(374.14mm)
-0.43"
(-10.92mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1977 1901
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1974 1942
Apr 1977–Feb 1978
11-Month
16.32"
(414.53mm)
16.61"
(421.89mm)
-0.29"
(-7.36mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1977 2021
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1974 1942
Mar 1977–Feb 1978
12-Month
17.20"
(436.88mm)
18.11"
(459.99mm)
-0.91"
(-23.11mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1977 1935
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1974 1942
Sep 1976–Feb 1978
18-Month
21.86"
(555.24mm)
25.17"
(639.32mm)
-3.31"
(-84.08mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1977 2003
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 1942
Mar 1976–Feb 1978
24-Month
31.09"
(789.69mm)
36.16"
(918.46mm)
-5.07"
(-128.77mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1977 2003
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1943
Mar 1975–Feb 1978
36-Month
47.19"
(1,198.63mm)
54.20"
(1,376.68mm)
-7.01"
(-178.05mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1977 1977
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 1998
Mar 1974–Feb 1978
48-Month
61.66"
(1,566.16mm)
72.23"
(1,834.64mm)
-10.57"
(-268.48mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1957 1935
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1987
Mar 1973–Feb 1978
60-Month
81.40"
(2,067.56mm)
90.24"
(2,292.10mm)
-8.84"
(-224.54mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1965 1957
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1987

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, Precipitation, published September 2022, retrieved on September 25, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/