Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Colorado

Precipitation Rankings, February 2003

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
February 2003
1-Month
1.49"
(37.85mm)
1.09"
(27.69mm)
0.40"
(10.16mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 2002 1970
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1993 1903
Jan–Feb 2003
2-Month
1.93"
(49.02mm)
2.15"
(54.61mm)
-0.22"
(-5.59mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 2002 1981
77th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1980
Dec 2002–Feb 2003
3-Month
2.57"
(65.28mm)
3.22"
(81.79mm)
-0.65"
(-16.51mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 2002 1981
99th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 2008
Nov 2002–Feb 2003
4-Month
3.55"
(90.17mm)
4.29"
(108.97mm)
-0.74"
(-18.80mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 2002 1904
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1979
Ties: 2013
Oct 2002–Feb 2003
5-Month
5.17"
(131.32mm)
5.63"
(143.00mm)
-0.46"
(-11.68mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 2002 1977
87th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1909
Sep 2002–Feb 2003
6-Month
7.27"
(184.66mm)
7.05"
(179.07mm)
0.22"
(5.59mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 2002 1981
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 1942
Aug 2002–Feb 2003
7-Month
8.76"
(222.50mm)
9.07"
(230.38mm)
-0.31"
(-7.88mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 2002 1901
74th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1942
Jul 2002–Feb 2003
8-Month
9.78"
(248.41mm)
11.16"
(283.46mm)
-1.38"
(-35.05mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 2002 1901
99th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1942
Jun 2002–Feb 2003
9-Month
10.65"
(270.51mm)
12.71"
(322.83mm)
-2.06"
(-52.32mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 2002 1981
105th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1942
May 2002–Feb 2003
10-Month
11.22"
(284.99mm)
14.73"
(374.14mm)
-3.51"
(-89.15mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1981 1901
118th Wettest Wettest since: 2002 1942
Ties: 1961
Apr 2002–Feb 2003
11-Month
11.79"
(299.47mm)
16.61"
(421.89mm)
-4.82"
(-122.42mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1940 2021
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 2002 1942
Mar 2002–Feb 2003
12-Month
12.66"
(321.56mm)
18.11"
(459.99mm)
-5.45"
(-138.43mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1935 1935
124th Wettest Wettest since: 2002 1942
Sep 2001–Feb 2003
18-Month
17.32"
(439.93mm)
25.17"
(639.32mm)
-7.85"
(-199.39mm)
1st Driest Driest since: 2003 2003
126th Wettest Wettest since: 2002 1942
Mar 2001–Feb 2003
24-Month
28.43"
(722.12mm)
36.16"
(918.46mm)
-7.73"
(-196.34mm)
1st Driest Driest since: 2003 2003
126th Wettest Wettest since: 2002 1943
Mar 2000–Feb 2003
36-Month
45.06"
(1,144.52mm)
54.20"
(1,376.68mm)
-9.14"
(-232.16mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1977 1977
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 2002 1998
Mar 1999–Feb 2003
48-Month
65.80"
(1,671.32mm)
72.23"
(1,834.64mm)
-6.43"
(-163.32mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1979 1935
105th Wettest Wettest since: 2002 1987
Mar 1998–Feb 2003
60-Month
84.42"
(2,144.27mm)
90.24"
(2,292.10mm)
-5.82"
(-147.83mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1981 1957
97th Wettest Wettest since: 2002 1987

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, Precipitation, published September 2022, retrieved on October 1, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/