Record Daily Rainfall set in Denver for August 6th - Updated

Denver and the Front Range went from hot to moist over a 24 hour period from August 5th to the 6th as thunderstorms containing heavy rainfall moved across the Denver Metro area yesterday afternoon and evening.

Denver International Airport was included in the rainfall coverage and collected 1.29 inches by days end.

This exceeds the previous August 6th daily rainfall record of 1.10 inches set in 1929.

Click here to view a map of the Precipitation Totals

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