Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Colorado

Precipitation Rankings, March 2001

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 2001
1-Month
1.42"
(36.07mm)
1.52"
(38.61mm)
-0.10"
(-2.54mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1999 1966
67th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 1906
Feb–Mar 2001
2-Month
2.56"
(65.02mm)
2.61"
(66.29mm)
-0.05"
(-1.27mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1999 1966
60th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 1905
Ties: 1986
Jan–Mar 2001
3-Month
3.58"
(90.93mm)
3.67"
(93.22mm)
-0.09"
(-2.29mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1999 1966
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 2000 1980
Dec 2000–Mar 2001
4-Month
4.40"
(111.76mm)
4.74"
(120.40mm)
-0.34"
(-8.64mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1999 1977
77th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 1979
Nov 2000–Mar 2001
5-Month
5.23"
(132.84mm)
5.81"
(147.57mm)
-0.58"
(-14.73mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1999 1977
84th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 1979
Oct 2000–Mar 2001
6-Month
6.99"
(177.55mm)
7.14"
(181.36mm)
-0.15"
(-3.81mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 2000 1977
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1998 1909
Ties: 2014
Sep 2000–Mar 2001
7-Month
8.34"
(211.84mm)
8.57"
(217.68mm)
-0.23"
(-5.84mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 2000 1902
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 1942
Aug 2000–Mar 2001
8-Month
10.35"
(262.89mm)
10.58"
(268.73mm)
-0.23"
(-5.84mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1999 1901
69th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 1942
Ties: 1978
Jul 2000–Mar 2001
9-Month
11.98"
(304.29mm)
12.68"
(322.07mm)
-0.70"
(-17.78mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1996 1901
77th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 1942
Jun 2000–Mar 2001
10-Month
12.98"
(329.69mm)
14.23"
(361.44mm)
-1.25"
(-31.75mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1981 1901
89th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 1942
Ties: 1908
May 2000–Mar 2001
11-Month
14.18"
(360.17mm)
16.25"
(412.75mm)
-2.07"
(-52.58mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1981 1901
99th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 1942
Apr 2000–Mar 2001
12-Month
15.50"
(393.70mm)
18.13"
(460.50mm)
-2.63"
(-66.80mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1990 1935
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 2000 1942
Oct 1999–Mar 2001
18-Month
22.16"
(562.86mm)
25.26"
(641.60mm)
-3.10"
(-78.74mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1990 1935
106th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 1942
Apr 1999–Mar 2001
24-Month
38.07"
(966.98mm)
36.17"
(918.72mm)
1.90"
(48.26mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1995 1977
37th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 1943
Apr 1998–Mar 2001
36-Month
55.56"
(1,411.22mm)
54.22"
(1,377.19mm)
1.34"
(34.03mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1992 1977
46th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 1943
Ties: 1958
Apr 1997–Mar 2001
48-Month
78.22"
(1,986.79mm)
72.23"
(1,834.64mm)
5.99"
(152.15mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1997 2004
14th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 1987
Ties: 1917
Apr 1996–Mar 2001
60-Month
97.23"
(2,469.64mm)
90.23"
(2,291.84mm)
7.00"
(177.80mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1997 1957
11th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 1987

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, Precipitation, published September 2022, retrieved on October 6, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/