Climate at a Glance

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Colorado

Precipitation Rankings, March 1988

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1988
1-Month
1.14"
(28.96mm)
1.52"
(38.61mm)
-0.38"
(-9.65mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1986 1966
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1906
Feb–Mar 1988
2-Month
1.84"
(46.74mm)
2.61"
(66.29mm)
-0.77"
(-19.55mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1977 1966
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1905
Ties: 1956
Jan–Mar 1988
3-Month
3.30"
(83.82mm)
3.67"
(93.22mm)
-0.37"
(-9.40mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1986 1966
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1980
Dec 1987–Mar 1988
4-Month
4.66"
(118.36mm)
4.74"
(120.40mm)
-0.08"
(-2.04mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1986 1977
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1979
Ties: 1921
Nov 1987–Mar 1988
5-Month
6.15"
(156.21mm)
5.81"
(147.57mm)
0.34"
(8.64mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1986 1977
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1979
Oct 1987–Mar 1988
6-Month
7.08"
(179.83mm)
7.14"
(181.36mm)
-0.06"
(-1.53mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1981 1977
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1909
Sep 1987–Mar 1988
7-Month
7.88"
(200.15mm)
8.57"
(217.68mm)
-0.69"
(-17.53mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1981 1902
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1942
Aug 1987–Mar 1988
8-Month
10.29"
(261.37mm)
10.58"
(268.73mm)
-0.29"
(-7.36mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1981 1901
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1942
Ties: 1906, 1932
Jul 1987–Mar 1988
9-Month
11.75"
(298.45mm)
12.68"
(322.07mm)
-0.93"
(-23.62mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1981 1901
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1942
Jun 1987–Mar 1988
10-Month
13.49"
(342.65mm)
14.23"
(361.44mm)
-0.74"
(-18.79mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1981 1901
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1942
May 1987–Mar 1988
11-Month
16.71"
(424.43mm)
16.25"
(412.75mm)
0.46"
(11.68mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1981 1901
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1942
Apr 1987–Mar 1988
12-Month
17.57"
(446.28mm)
18.13"
(460.50mm)
-0.56"
(-14.22mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1981 1935
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1942
Ties: 2006
Oct 1986–Mar 1988
18-Month
26.61"
(675.89mm)
25.26"
(641.60mm)
1.35"
(34.29mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1982 1935
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1942
Apr 1986–Mar 1988
24-Month
39.05"
(991.87mm)
36.17"
(918.72mm)
2.88"
(73.15mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1982 1977
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1943
Apr 1985–Mar 1988
36-Month
58.73"
(1,491.74mm)
54.22"
(1,377.19mm)
4.51"
(114.55mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1983 1977
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1943
Apr 1984–Mar 1988
48-Month
79.47"
(2,018.54mm)
72.23"
(1,834.64mm)
7.24"
(183.90mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1984 2004
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1987
Apr 1983–Mar 1988
60-Month
100.52"
(2,553.21mm)
90.23"
(2,291.84mm)
10.29"
(261.37mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1985 1957
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1987

Citing This Page

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