August 2014 Precipitation Summary

August, 2014 was thought to be a wet month across most of the state with thunderstorms occurring on numerous days. However, whether or not significant precipitation fell really depended on where you live.  Below is a map of August precipitation generated utilizing the PRISM Climate Group datasets.  Some locations including around Fort Collins and Wellington, as well as portions of southeast Colorado saw less than 1 inch of precipitation during the month.  Meanwhile, several inches of rain fell in a band extending from just east of Denver across the northeast plains of the state.

Individual station totals from the CoCoRaHS network across the entire state of Colorado can be found below:

   Location                   Precipitation

Holyoke 2.0 NW 7.12
Holyoke .16 SSW 6.66
Anton 5.8 SE 6.58
Holyoke 0.3 WSW 6.27
Holyoke 13 SE 6.19
Akron 11.1 NNE 5.44
Woodrow 16.8 SSE 5.25
Kiowa 12.7 ENE 5.23
Brush 0.8 S 5.04
Brush 0.3 E 5.04
Woodrow 4.6 SE 4.87
Last Chance 6.1 N 4.82
Liberty 5.5 NW 4.79
Rockwood 6.9 NNW 4.75
Bayfield 7.0 N 4.72
Cripple Creek 3.0 NE 4.71
Fort Morgan 6.2 NE 4.57
Cheyenne Wells 0.7 WNW 4.46
Sterling 3.7 NNE 4.44
Sterling 15 SE 4.4
Elbert 4.6 SSE 4.34
Rockwood 6.7 N 4.32
Genoa 0.1 ESE 4.22
Calhan 3.1 N 4.21
Gleneagle 0.4 WNW 4.01
Steamboat Springs 2.0 ESE 4
Kiowa 3.9 S 3.93
Crested Butte 6.2 N 3.9
Akron 8.0 NNW 3.78
Durango 7.1 WSW 3.66
Bennett 4.3 WNW 3.53
Steamboat Springs 2.5 N 3.53
Stratton .25 WNW 3.51
Steamboat Springs 0.7 ESE 3.5
Glenwood Springs 1.4 S 3.46
Black Forest 3.9 NNE 3.45
Glenwood Springs 1.7 NW 3.45
Stratton 0.1 N 3.45
Vernon 7.1 S 3.41
Pine 3.4 NNW 3.4
Kittredge 2.5 SSE 3.36
Carbondale 4.6 NNE 3.35
Durango 10 NNE 3.35
Grand Junction 1.1 SSW 3.34
Steamboat Springs 1 SE 3.34
Kirk 6.2 E 3.34
Durango 7.1 N 3.3
Burlington 0.58 NE 3.28
Evergreen 5.3 S 3.27
Grand Junction 1.0 E 3.25
Colorado Springs 13.9 NNE 3.23
Rifle 3.2 ENE 3.22
Cripple Creek 5.1 NW 3.19
Evergreen 3.5 W 3.17
Glenwood Springs 5.3 SSE 3.17
Marble 0.5 NNW 3.17
Mesa 5.7 SSE 3.16
Evergreen 5 W 3.15
Glenwood Springs .64 S 3.14
Evergreen 6.5 WSW 3.13
Black Forest 3.4 NNE 3.13
Evergreen 2.0 ESE 3.13
Hillrose 2.5 SSW 3.12
Steamboat Springs 7.9 WNW 3.12
Arikaree 6 S 3.08
Bennett 5.6 S 3.07
Cedaredge 1.0 NE 3.07
Colorado Springs 3.5 S 3.07
Rollinsville 2.3 ESE 3.06
Evergreen 4.9 SSE 3.04
Evergreen 7.0 W 3.03
Flagler 0.3 NNE 3.03
Grand Junction 8NNW 3.02
Colorado Springs 6.6 SE 3
Rifle 0.9 NE 2.99
Rifle .96 NNW 2.97
Wray 4.2 NNE 2.97
Black Forest 2.1 SSE 2.96
Conifer 4.2 ENE 2.94
Evergreen 4.6 S 2.91
Evergreen 4.2 SSE 2.91
Boncarbo 1.5 WSW 2.9
Mancos 3.5 ENE 2.9
Evergreen 3.4 WNW 2.88
Franktown 5.4 SE 2.88
Denver 13.4 ENE 2.86
Shawnee 0.6 ESE 2.86
Aspen Park 2.8 NNE 2.84
Aguilar 7.2 WSW 2.84
Conifer 3 SW 2.82
Parker 2.5 NE 2.81
New Raymer 9.4 W 2.8
Lamar 4.3 NE 2.78
Frisco 0.5 N 2.78
Parker 2.0 WSW 2.77
Monument 6.6 ENE 2.77
Glen Haven 1.2 N 2.76
Grand Junction 3.9 WSW 2.75
Sterling 1.8 NW 2.74
Palisade 3.3 ENE 2.74
Denver International Airport 2.73
Vail 2.6 E 2.72
Falcon 2.3 NNE 2.7
Florissant 5.0 N 2.7
Colorado Springs 7.0 NNE 2.69
Evergreen 2.4 NW 2.69
Denver 9.4 S 2.68
Franktown 3.5 NE 2.68
Colorado Springs 18.7 N 2.68
Gunnison 6.6 N 2.68
Loveland 1.5 N 2.68
Colorado Springs 5.1 ESE 2.67
Walsenburg 0.5 W 2.66
Parshall 3.0 NNW 2.65
Parker 5.2 SE 2.63
Surrey Ridge 0.2 SSW 2.63
Evergreen 3.2 ESE 2.62
Longmont 1.7 NNE 2.59
Aurora 4.3 SE 2.58
Walsenburg 1.0 WNW 2.57
Salida 9.2 NW 2.56
Vona 6.5 SSW 2.56
Creede 0.2 WSW 2.56
Aspen 5.9 W 2.56
Dillon 2.3 SE 2.55
Stove Prairie 2 WNW 2.54
Golden 2.1 SW 2.53
Lochbuie 1.6 WSW 2.53
Colorado Springs 2.7 WSW 2.52
LOV 1.0 NNW 2.52
Steamboat Springs 0.9 N 2.52
Denver 4.7 SW 2.51
Hotchkiss 7.1 WNW 2.5
Clark 0.7 NW 2.5
Colorado Springs 3.0 S 2.49
Sterling 0.8 NNW 2.49
Crestone 1.2 SSE 2.49
Carbondale 0.5 W 2.48
Hudson 4.8 WSW 2.48
Keenesburg 2.9 E 2.48
Ken Caryl 0.6 WSW 2.47
Liberty 15 SW 2.44
Foxfield 3.7 ESE 2.43
Golden 11.8 NW 2.43
Lyons 6.2 NW 2.41
Grand Junction 5.6 WSW 2.41
Loveland 2.7 E 2.4
Parker 3.6 ESE 2.39
Golden 4.8 NW 2.39
Sterling 1.5 SSE 2.37
Sedalia 10.5 S 2.36
Sterling 1.5 S 2.35
LOV 1.8 NW 2.35
FCL 4.7 SW 2.34
Elizabeth 12.1 NNE 2.33
Pine 1.3 ENE 2.33
Weldona 4.3 W 2.29
Ouray .23 NNW 2.29
Parker 2.1 E 2.28
Boulder 2.0 W 2.27
Hesperus 13.3 SSW 2.27
Brighton 1.5 NNW 2.26
Nederland 0.4 WNW 2.25
Aspen Park 5.2 ESE 2.25
Aurora 3.0 N 2.24
Parker 2.4 NW 2.23
Fountain 1.8 NNE 2.23
The Pinery 0.5 WNW 2.22
Durango 4.9 ESE 2.22
Red Feather 5.9 NE 2.21
Limon 0.3 W 2.2
Colorado Springs 7.1 NNW 2.19
Livermore 10.5 WSW 2.19
Brighton 2.1 NNW 2.18
Great Sand Dunes 7.6 SSW 2.18
Littleton 7.7 ESE 2.18
Carbondale 5.7 E 2.18
Bailey 6.4 NNW 2.18
Longmont 2.1 N 2.17
Longmont 1.8 E 2.17
Durango .35 E 2.17
Livermore 10.5 NW 2.17
Montrose 10.1 S 2.17
Fort Garland 3.5 S 2.16
Castle Pines 2.2 NNE 2.16
Eckert 1.1 SW 2.16
Monument 1.4 NE 2.16
Foxfield 3.7 ESE 2.15
Littleton 1.6 NW 2.14
Parker 1.3 WNW 2.14
Mack 5 NW 2.14
Kersey 1.3 WSW 2.14
Ivywild 0.6 E 2.12
Colorado Sprngs 6.1 NE 2.1
Evergreen 6.2 NNW 2.1
Lafayette 0.4 WSW 2.09
Littleton 6.4 W 2.08
Collbran 0.2 ESE 2.08
Longmont 2.6 NW 2.07
Parker 5.2 S 2.07
Hotchkiss 5.1 WNW 2.07
Monument 2.1 ENE 2.07
Lakewood 1.7 SW 2.07
Montrose 1.2 WSW 2.04
Ken Caryl 2.9 NNW 2.03
Livermore 12.1 WSW 2.03
Lafayette 0.8 WSW 2.02
Castle Rock 8.2 NNW 2.01
Vail 0.9 WNW 2.01
Monument 2.9 N 2
Lakewood 0.9 SSW 2
WEL 1.8 NE 2
Heeney 0.5 NW 2
Englewood 0.6 SE 1.99
Edwards 1.3 WNW 1.99
Aurora 7.3 SE 1.98
Elizabeth 8.7 NNE 1.98
Cheraw 1.9 W 1.98
Brighton 4.0 WNW 1.97
Franktown 2.1 ENE 1.97
Montrose 7.3 ENE 1.97
Cortez 2.3 NW 1.97
Aurora 12.4 SSE 1.94
Littleton 4.6 W 1.94
Black Forest 4.7 WSW 1.93
Loveland 1.6 WNW 1.93
Grand Junction 4.6 E 1.92
Highlands Ranch 3.2 ESE 1.91
Colorado Springs 5.8 ENE 1.91
Denver 6.1 WSW 1.91
Castle Rock 4.6 NNW 1.9
Hugo 0.2 SW 1.89
Loveland 3.0 NNE 1.89
Boulder 6.8 WNW 1.88
Nederland 2.61 NNE 1.88
Denver 3.2 SSE 1.87
Colorado Springs 7.0 NNW 1.87
Ignacio 6.9 NW 1.87
Loveland 2.3 NW 1.87
Centennial 3.7 W 1.86
Denver 6.0 W 1.86
Tabernash 1.9 W 1.86
Tabernash 2.5 ENE 1.86
Wheat Ridge 0.9 WSW 1.86
Montrose 5.6 SW 1.86
Highlands Ranch 2.9 ESE 1.85
Jamestown 2.5 SSE 1.83
Hesperus 6.9 S 1.83
Lake George 7.2 WNW 1.83
Denver 6.3 SSE 1.82
Chatfield Dam 2 NW 1.82
Twin Lakes 4.7 W 1.81
Highlands Ranch 1.1 ENE 1.8
Hotchkiss 4.7 W 1.8
Basalt 5.8 E 1.8
Livermore 9.9 WSW 1.8
Gypsum 0.5 E 1.79
Leadville 0.5 NW 1.79
Montrose 2.9 ESE 1.79
Cherry Creek Dam 6.7 SE 1.78
Loveland 2.4 NW 1.77
Ward 4.6 NE 1.76
Nathrop 3.9 SSW 1.76
Wheat Ridge 2.8 WSW 1.76
Montrose 1.6 E 1.76
Aurora 2.8 WSW 1.75
Denver 3.2 SSE 1.75
Wolcott 2.3 N 1.75
Falcon Estates 2.4 WNW 1.75
Fruita 4.5 NNE 1.74
Nederland .47 ESE 1.73
Cheraw .15 NNE 1.73
Brighton 7.7 ENE 1.71
Nederland 3.3 NNE 1.71
Greeley 6.6 E 1.71
Lone Tree 1.4 SSW 1.7
Castle Rock 1.7 SSW 1.7
Model 7.9 ESE 1.7
Carr 0.6 S 1.7
Hesperus 4.9 SE 1.69
Riverside 2.2 NE 1.68
Karval 9.8 WSW 1.68
Fort Collins 10 SSE 1.68
Virginia Dale 7.2 SSW 1.68
Centennial 2.0 SW 1.67
Littleton 4.7 W 1.67
Loveland 2.4 NNW 1.67
Hartsel 12.0 S 1.67
Littleton 0.3 SSE 1.66
Aurora 1.6 NE 1.66
Denver 6.6 W 1.66
FCL 3.0 SW 1.65
Loveland 1.4 WSW 1.65
Colorado Springs 5.0 ENE 1.64
Bayfield 0.6 WSW 1.64
Whitewater 4.2 SSE 1.64
Delta 1.6 ESE 1.63
Gypsum 1.9 SSW 1.63
Fort Lupton 0.5 NE 1.63
Aurora 2.1 ESE 1.62
Lyons 1.8 N 1.62
Denver 6.7 SSW 1.62
Littleton 6.0 W 1.62
Leadville 6.3 S 1.62
Louisville 1.7 NNE 1.61
Kim 8.8 SSE 1.61
Littleton 0.3 NNE 1.6
Boulder 1.6 S 1.6
Lafayette 2.5 NW 1.6
Roxborough Park 2.0 N 1.6
Ignacio 2.9 N 1.6
Bellvue 10.3 W 1.6
Pueblo 2.3 SE 1.6
Erie 1.9 WNW 1.59
Boulder 1.3 NW 1.59
Denver 5.2 S 1.59
Parlin 2.7 ESE 1.59
Golden 2.0 NNW 1.59
Berthoud 5.3 WSW 1.59
Brighton 1.7 ESE 1.58
Boulder 5.4 ESE 1.57
Erie 1.7 WNW 1.57
Buena Vista 8.9 NNW 1.57
Fort Garland 2.8 WNW 1.57
Denver 1.7 SSW 1.57
Colorado Springs 1.1 NE 1.57
Littleton 4.7 WSW 1.57
Thornton 2.8 NNE 1.56
Broomfield 3.2 NNE 1.56
Denver 2.1 ESE 1.56
Fruita 1.2 NE 1.56
Denver 6.2 SSE 1.55
Boulder 2.9 S 1.54
Colorado Springs 2.1 SSW 1.54
Bellvue 5.9 W 1.54
Thornton 1.9 ESE 1.53
Colorado Springs 2.0 N 1.53
Eaton 3.4 SE 1.52
WEL 4.5 SE 1.51
Rye 1.0 SSE 1.5
Nederland 5.8 E 1.49
La Junta 1.0 S 1.49
Walsenburg 8.7 W 1.48
Fort Collins 6.1 SW 1.47
Louisville 1.2 NNW 1.46
Canon City .84 SE 1.46
Bellvue 5.0 W 1.46
Berthoud 4.4 WSW 1.45
Colorado Springs 8.2 SE 1.44
Fort Collins 9.6 SE 1.43
Denver 11.0 SSW 1.42
Punkin Center 7.2 NNW 1.41
Colorado Springs 2.7 NE 1.41
Loveland 3.4 NNE 1.41
Black Hollow Reservoir 3.0 WSW 1.41
Aurora 3.3 S 1.4
Thornton 5.4 NNE 1.39
Berthoud 5.0 WSW 1.38
La Junta 1.0 WSW 1.38
Longmont 8.2 ESE 1.38
Nunn 1.2 ENE 1.37
Greeley 1.7 ESE 1.37
Aurora 0.7 WSW 1.36
Highlands Ranch 0.6 SSE 1.36
Colorado Springs 5.7 WNW 1.36
Moffat 10.6 N 1.36
Aurora 4.2 NNW 1.35
Cotopaxi 4.8 SSE 1.35
Red Feather Lakes 3.8 ENE 1.34
Deora 10.7 SW 1.33
Fort Collins 4.5 SE 1.32
La Porte 10.0 NNW 1.32
Highlands Ranch 2.7 SSE 1.3
Colorado Springs 3.7 ENE 1.3
Eaton 0.8 WNW 1.3
Widefield 13.7 ESE 1.29
LOV 4.0 W 1.28
Fort Collins 0.7 SSW 1.28
Cortez 1.2 SW 1.28
Boulder 3.5 S 1.27
Fort Garland 1.8 W 1.26
Fort Collins 3.7 SW 1.26
Olathe 3.2 NNE 1.26
Gunnison 0.8 NNW 1.25
Rustic 9.2 S 1.25
Wellington 0.4 NW 1.25
Castle Rock 2.9 WNW 1.24
Maysville 2.2 NE 1.23
Boulder 3.5 S 1.22
Kremmling 1.1 WNW 1.22
Fort Collins 2.8 W 1.22
Longmont 2.0 SSW 1.21
Arvada 0.9 SSW 1.21
Fort Collins 1.6 SSW 1.21
Nederland 4.2 E 1.2
Sedalia 6.8 S 1.2
Denver 3.5 SE 1.2
Fort Collins 1.3 ENE 1.2
Fort Collins 3.7 S 1.19
Greeley 3.8 W 1.19
Thornton 2.1 N 1.18
Niwot 2.3 W 1.18
Boulder 0.5 NNE 1.18
Northglenn 4.6 NNE 1.16
Nederland 4.8 ENE 1.16
Canon City 0.7 SSE 1.16
Loveland 5.3 WSW 1.16
Dacono 0.4 NNW 1.16
Saguache 0.3 ESE 1.15
Allens Park 1.5 ESE 1.14
Broomfield 1.3 SW 1.14
La Garita 5.6 WSW 1.13
Canon City 2.5 ENE 1.12
Fort Collins 2.8 WSW 1.12
Great Sand Dunes 7.0 SSW 1.11
Boulder 1.9 SE 1.11
Estes Park 2.2 NE 1.11
Sedalia 3.5 SSE 1.1
Aurora 4.1 S 1.09
Fountain 2.8 SSE 1.09
Canon City 1.3 ENE 1.09
Fort Collins 4.8 SE 1.09
Pueblo 1.9 E 1.09
Longmont 3.4 SW 1.06
Broomfield 1.3 SSW 1.05
Pueblo 0.1 NW 1.05
Kersey 4.5 E 1.04
Estes Park 1.8 SE 1.03
FCL 1.7 SE 1.03
Broomfield 1.7 WSW 1.01
Wiley 3.7 SW 1
Timnath 4.1 NNE 1
FCL 2.1 S 0.99
Fort Collins 4.2 S 0.99
Estes Park 1.8 S 0.98
Rye 11.2 E 0.98
Greeley 2.6 W 0.98
FCL 1.7 SW 0.97
Greeley 10.5 SSE 0.97
Wellington 12.7 NNW 0.95
Pueblo 17 W 0.95
Greeley 4.6 WNW 0.95
Niwot 0.7 NNW 0.94
Lyons 4.8 N 0.94
Del Norte 3.3 E 0.93
Greeley 2.4 WSW 0.93
Arvada 1.4 NNW 0.92
Alamosa 1.2 NE 0.91
Eaton 1.8 SE 0.91
Monte Vista 10.8 SW 0.89
Greeley 4.4 W 0.89
Canon City 0.7 NNW 0.88
Greeley 1.1 ENE 0.88
Springfield 0.5 NW 0.87
Galeton 1.4 SE 0.87
Walsenburg 5.5 SW 0.86
Livermore 1.3 SE 0.85
BLV 4.0 NW 0.83
Loveland 2.0 SSE 0.83
Greeley 0.5 WNW 0.82
Arvada 3.3 NNW 0.81
Wellington 3.7 WNW 0.81
WEL 4.8 NW 0.8
Pueblo West 1.7 S 0.8
FCL 2.5 W 0.79
Greeley 2.0 E 0.79
Loveland 7 SE 0.78
Fort Collins 1.1 WNW 0.78
Fort Lupton 7.4 NW 0.78
Superior 0.1 SE 0.77
Westminster 1.7 NNW 0.77
FCL 2.3 NW 0.76
Northglenn 0.9 SW 0.75
Monte Vista 0.7 W 0.75
Del Norte 2.5 ENE 0.75
Canon City 0.7 NE 0.74
Broomfield 2.3 SSW 0.74
Alamosa 1.1 N 0.73
FCL 2.2 NW 0.73
Loveland 4.3 SW 0.72
Westminster 1.6 ESE 0.71
Wellington 7.5 NW 0.71
LOV 3.8 S 0.7
Loveland 5.0 SW 0.7
Westminster 0.8 ESE 0.69
Niwot 0.7 NNW 0.68
Penrose 2.3 NNW 0.68
Fort Collins 0.9 N 0.66
FCL 2.55 NE 0.65
Loveland 2.4 SSE 0.65
Greeley 3.9 ENE 0.65
Fort Collins 3.92 NNE 0.62
Bellvue 1 NW 0.6
Center 1.2 NE 0.58
Fort Collins 4.9 N 0.54
Fort Collins 2.8 NE 0.54
Laporte 1.4 NW 0.54
Pueblo West 3.4 SSW 0.49
Pueblo West 6.0 W 0.48
Pueblo West 5.8 WSW 0.48
LOV 5.0 S 0.46
Pueblo West 4.3 W 0.45
Fort Collins 2.4 NNW 0.44
Fort Collins 4.6 NNE 0.43
Fort Collins 4.6 N 0.42
Fort Collins 3.9 NNE 0.37
Pueblo West 3.8 WSW 0.37
Pueblo West 6.2 WSW 0.36



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