Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Colorado

Precipitation Rankings, December 2001

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 2001
1-Month
0.65"
(16.51mm)
1.08"
(27.43mm)
-0.43"
(-10.92mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1998 1976
107th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 1951
Ties: 1995
Nov–Dec 2001
2-Month
1.85"
(46.99mm)
2.15"
(54.61mm)
-0.30"
(-7.62mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 2000 1976
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 1983
Oct–Dec 2001
3-Month
2.50"
(63.50mm)
3.49"
(88.65mm)
-0.99"
(-25.15mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1999 1976
105th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 1972
Ties: 1932
Sep–Dec 2001
4-Month
3.54"
(89.92mm)
4.92"
(124.97mm)
-1.38"
(-35.05mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1999 1901
109th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 1941
Aug–Dec 2001
5-Month
5.51"
(139.95mm)
6.95"
(176.53mm)
-1.44"
(-36.58mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1995 1900
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 2000 1941
Jul–Dec 2001
6-Month
7.95"
(201.93mm)
9.05"
(229.87mm)
-1.10"
(-27.94mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1995 1900
89th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 2006
Ties: 1931
Jun–Dec 2001
7-Month
8.89"
(225.81mm)
10.59"
(268.99mm)
-1.70"
(-43.18mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1980 1939
101st Wettest Wettest since: 2000 1965
Ties: 2019
May–Dec 2001
8-Month
11.58"
(294.13mm)
12.61"
(320.29mm)
-1.03"
(-26.16mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 2000 1939
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 1941
Apr–Dec 2001
9-Month
13.23"
(336.04mm)
14.45"
(367.03mm)
-1.22"
(-30.99mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 2000 1939
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 1941
Mar–Dec 2001
10-Month
14.65"
(372.11mm)
15.97"
(405.64mm)
-1.32"
(-33.53mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 2000 1939
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 1941
Ties: 1977
Feb–Dec 2001
11-Month
15.79"
(401.07mm)
17.06"
(433.32mm)
-1.27"
(-32.25mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 2000 1939
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 1941
Jan–Dec 2001
12-Month
16.81"
(426.97mm)
18.12"
(460.25mm)
-1.31"
(-33.28mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1989 2002
87th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 1941
Jul 2000–Dec 2001
18-Month
25.21"
(640.33mm)
27.13"
(689.10mm)
-1.92"
(-48.77mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1989 2020
89th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 1941
Jan 2000–Dec 2001
24-Month
33.72"
(856.49mm)
36.21"
(919.73mm)
-2.49"
(-63.24mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1989 2003
90th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 1942
Jan 1999–Dec 2001
36-Month
53.75"
(1,365.25mm)
54.27"
(1,378.46mm)
-0.52"
(-13.21mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1991 1956
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 2000 1942
Jan 1998–Dec 2001
48-Month
72.52"
(1,842.01mm)
72.31"
(1,836.67mm)
0.21"
(5.34mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1992 1956
57th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 1985
Jan 1997–Dec 2001
60-Month
94.76"
(2,406.90mm)
90.35"
(2,294.89mm)
4.41"
(112.01mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1994 1956
28th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 1999

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, Precipitation, published September 2022, retrieved on October 3, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/