MEEKER — May precipitation at the plant center was substantially above average and measured 2.18 inches. The longtime average for May was 1.45 inches. For the year to the end of May precipitation is 13.2 percent above average which is an improvement from April when it was 2.9 percent above average. May is the first month since February that the longtime average was exceeded. June is a critical month for precipitation during the growing season. The longtime average for June is 1.06 inches.
RBC | While February brought substantially less precipitation to Colorado than the previous two months, snowpack and precipitation accumulations were near normal, leaving us with well above normal snow water equivalent (SWE) and water year […]
MEEKER — Precipitation at the plant center in July measured only 0.16 inches and the longtime average is 1.51 inches. July 2008 was the driest July recorded since the plant center was started in 1976.