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Denver Colorado
Monthly & Annual Snowfall 
(1882-2021)

Historical Locations for Snowfall Measurements

(Please note DIA is roughly 20 miles east northeast of the old downtown reporting sites and 13 miles east northeast of the old airport.
Thus snowfall can vary quite a bit between the current observing site at DIA and the previous locations.)

Denver International Airport (September 2007 to Present)
Denver Stapleton Airport (January 1950 to June 2007)

19th & Stout (February 1916 to December 1949)
16th & Larimer (January 1882 to January 1916)

 

(Departure from Normal is based on the long term average from 1882-2020)

 Long Term Average Seasonal Snowfall:                        56.5"  (1882-2020)
 Maximum Seasonal Snowfall:                                     118.7"  (1908-1909)
 Minimum Seasonal Snowfall:                                        21.3" (1888-1889) 

                

2020-2021

July

Aug

Sep

Oct

Nov

Dec

Jan

Feb

Mar

April

May

June

Total

Departure

Denver

0.0

0.0

1.0

4.0

5.0

7.0

3.1

13.5

34.0

12.6

T

 

 

 

Monthly Normal

0.0

0.0

1.0

4.1

7.4

8.0

6.5

7.7

11.3

8.8

1.7

T

56.5

Seasonal Normal

Cumulative Total

0.0

0.0

1.0 5.0

10.0

17.0

20.1

33.6

67.6

 80.2

 

 

 

Cumulative Total

Cumulative Normal

0.0

0.0

1.0

5.1

12.5

20.5

27.0

34.7

46.0

54.8

56.5

56.5

56.5

Cumulative Normal

 

Monthly and Annual Seasonal Totals since 1882

Snow July Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Jan Feb Mar April May June Total Departure
Season                           Historical
                            Average
2019-2020 0.0 0.0 0.0 12.5 13.7 2.8 0.9 16.5 7.5 3.7 0.0 0.0 57.6 1.1
2018-2019 0.0 0.0 0.0 3.2 4.5 0.5 6.2 13.4 12.9 3.5 3.9 0.0 48.1 -8.4
2017-2018 0.0 0.0 0.0 2.8 T 4.0 6.4 6.2 4.8 1.5 0.0 0.0 25.7 -30.8
2016-2017 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 1.7 9.7 6.3 1.6 T 2.5 T 0.0 21.8 -34.7
2015-2016 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 11.3 11.3 4.6 11.6 18.4 15.6 T 0.0 72.8 16.3
2014-2015 0.0 0.0 T 0.0 4.0 12.0 7.2 22.4 2.9 5.3 4.0 0.0 57.8 1.3
2013-2014 0.0 0.0 0.0 1.4 2.0 4.7 14.3 3.3 6.0 5.6 1.1 0.0 38.4 -18.1
2012-2013 0.0 0.0 0.0 5.5 1.7 5.2 4.6 14.1 23.5 20.4 3.4 0.0 78.4 21.9
2011-2012 0.0 0.0 0.0 8.5 4.5 16.5 4.9 20.2 T 1.0 0.0 0.0 55.6 -0.9
2010-2011 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 1.5 3.3 8.0 5.3 2.5 1.2 1.0 0.0 22.8 -33.7
2009-2010 0.0 0.0 0.0 17.2 9.3 11.1 2.6 5.8 12.8 0.5 1.3 0.0 60.6 4.1
2008-2009 0.0 0.0 0.0 T 1.7 10.3 4.9 T 13.8 7.4 0.0 0.0 38.1 -18.4
2007-2008 0.0 0.0 0.0 3.0 2.5 20.9 3.1 5.1 5.4 2.9 3.4 0.0 46.3 -10.2
2006-2007 0.0 0.0 0.0 9.8 4.4 29.4 15.9 5.5 6.7 0.9 0.0 0.0 72.6 16.1
2005-2006 0.0 0.0 0.0 9.6 1.0 4.1 3.6 3.0 8.6 0.3 0.2 0.0 30.4 -26.1
2004-2005 0.0 0.0 0.0 1.4 10.0 2.6 7.4 0.5 4.6 11.4 1.4 0.0 39.3 -17.2
2003-2004 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 2.9 4.5 4.6 8.8 1.8 15.3 T 0.0 37.9 -18.6
2002-2003 0.0 0.0 0.0 4.8 3.9 T T 7.5 35.2 3.4 7.0 0.0 61.8 5.3
2001-2002 0.0 0.0 0.0 1.0 4.2 2.9 6.1 2.8 12.5 T 0.7 0.0 30.2 -26.3
2000-2001 0.0 0.0 0.2 T 7.6 5.6 8.7 10.6 6.7 11.7 7.2 0.0 58.3 1.8
1999-2000 0.0 0.0 3.1 4.8 8.4 5.4 6.2 1.8 11.3 4.6 0.0 0.0 45.6 -10.9
1998-1999 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 4.0 8.9 6.4 1.3 4.2 19.7 T 0.0 44.5 -12
1997-1998 0.0 0.0 0.0 22.1 7.7 9.4 2.3 3.0 17.1 10.5 0.0 0.0 72.1 15.6
1996-1997 0.0 0.0 4.7 1.5 5.7 1.8 7.0 9.9 3.3 10.7 0.1 0.0 44.7 -11.8
1995-1996 0.0 0.0 7.4 2.2 6.9 0.6 10.4 3.2 16.4 3.2 0.0 0.0 50.3 -6.2
1994-1995 0.0 0.0 1.4 T 16.9 3.8 2.0 9.7 7.4 17.2 0.0 0.0 58.4 1.9
1993-1994 0.0 0.0 5.4 5.4 17.4 5.6 6.1 8.8 9.2 11.2 0.0 0.0 69.1 12.6
1992-1993 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 20.1 11.0 3.7 16.9 4.9 3.7 0.0 0.0 60.4 3.9
1991-1992 0.0 0.0 0.0 7.3 29.6 1.9 24.3 0.3 15.6 0.0 0.0 0.0 79 22.5
1990-1991 0.0 0.0 0.0 7.6 12.0 4.7 14.1 0.8 4.2 14.3 T 0.0 57.7 1.2
1989-1990 0.0 0.0 2.3 7.8 1.6 11.8 8.4 7.0 21.9 3.6 0.1 0.0 64.5 8
1988-1989 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 2.8 12.3 13.0 8.2 4.8 9.0 0.0 0.0 50.1 -6.4
1987-1988 0.0 0.0 0.0 T 11.2 21.5 5.8 7.0 13.5 2.0 1.3 0.0 62.3 5.8
1986-1987 0.0 0.0 0.0 4.3 11.5 4.9 17.0 12.2 11.5 9.9 0.0 0.0 71.3 14.8
1985-1986 0.0 0.0 8.7 1.9 17.0 10.3 2.4 6.2 2.6 14.0 0.0 0.0 63.1 6.6
1984-1985 0.0 0.0 5.2 13.1 2.3 5.0 12.5 8.7 7.6 0.8 T 0.0 55.2 -1.3
1983-1984 0.0 0.0 T T 29.3 11.5 3.4 7.9 12.0 16.8 T 0.0 80.9 24.4
1982-1983 0.0 0.0 0.0 1.2 1.8 27.1 1.3 0.8 30.5 11.3 7.6 0.0 81.6 25.1
1981-1982 0.0 0.0 0.0 2.8 3.3 9.9 4.8 1.8 2.1 2.0 T 0.0 26.7 -29.8
1980-1981 0.0 0.0 0.0 1.5 7.1 1.2 4.1 4.3 24.0 2.9 T 0.0 45.1 -11.4
1979-1980 0.0 0.0 0.0 2.7 22.3 16.5 12.3 9.6 12.1 10.0 T 0.0 85.5 29.0
1978-1979 0.0 0.0 T 2.7 6.9 14.2 9.1 5.8 18.2 8.1 8.2 0.0 73.2 16.7
1977-1978 0.0 0.0 0.0 3.3 4.1 0.7 5.5 6.2 8.6 4.6 13.5 0.0 46.5 -10
1976-1977 0.0 0.0 0.0 7.2 4.5 3.1 2.4 3.1 9.6 4.7 0.0 0.0 34.6 -21.9
1975-1976 0.0 0.0 0.0 2.7 15.2 7.3 3.2 6.4 18.7 1.2 0.0 0.0 54.7 -1.8
1974-1975 0.0 0.0 1.8 1.0 11.9 2.1 3.6 4.0 14.3 10.9 6.1 0.0 55.7 -0.8
1973-1974 0.0 0.0 0.0 2.3 9.3 30.8 8.2 10.3 12.8 17.8 0.0 T 91.5 35.0
1972-1973 0.0 0.0 0.0 9.7 19.4 9.8 12.1 3.0 15.1 24.8 1.0 0.0 94.9 38.4
1971-1972 0.0 0.0 17.2 3.1 1.4 8.4 10.9 9.1 7.1 17.2 0.0 0.0 74.4 17.9
1970-1971 0.0 0.0 4.6 5.9 9.2 0.9 8.6 11.9 9.6 6.0 0.0 0.0 56.7 0.2
1969-1970 0.0 0.0 0.0 31.2 5.1 3.1 0.9 0.3 20.5 4.7 0.0 0.0 65.8 9.3
1968-1969 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.4 5.8 6.9 2.8 4.2 13.2 T 0.0 0.0 33.3 -23.2
1967-1968 0.0 0.0 0.0 1.7 9.4 13.1 3.0 7.3 9.2 15.1 T 0.0 58.8 2.3
1966-1967 0.0 0.0 T 8.3 3.0 1.9 9.9 4.4 6.6 3.6 3.0 0.0 40.7 -15.8
1965-1966 0.0 0.0 5.5 0.0 5.5 5.6 3.6 14.6 2.8 6.4 2.9 0.0 46.9 -9.6
1964-1965 0.0 0.0 0.0 T 6.0 4.4 13.2 17.1 14.9 0.3 0.0 0.0 55.9 -0.6
1963-1964 0.0 0.0 0.0 1.1 3.5 5.9 2.6 12.7 18.4 12.1 1.0 0.0 57.3 0.8
1962-1963 0.0 0.0 0.7 0.0 5.0 1.2 9.1 2.1 18.0 0.2 0.0 0.0 36.3 -20.2
1961-1962 0.0 0.0 5.8 6.2 11.4 3.8 17.2 11.3 6.8 10.0 0.0 0.0 72.5 16.0
1960-1961 0.0 0.0 0.0 4.6 5.1 17.8 1.0 7.9 29.2 8.6 6.4 0.0 80.6 24.1
1959-1960 0.0 0.0 12.9 11.8 5.3 2.7 10.7 18.3 9.0 9.3 0.0 0.0 80 23.5
1958-1959 0.0 0.0 T 2.6 9.7 7.7 17.4 17.5 26.8 17.6 0.0 0.0 99.3 42.8
1957-1958 0.0 0.0 0.0 3.9 3.0 0.8 8.9 12.0 14.4 14.1 0.0 0.0 57.1 0.6
1956-1957 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.6 21.3 6.3 5.3 1.6 8.9 25.5 8.8 0.0 78.3 21.8
1955-1956 0.0 0.0 0.3 4.1 7.3 2.9 6.3 10.5 13.0 3.7 0.0 0.0 48.1 -8.4
1954-1955 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.4 3.9 8.6 3.5 12.2 19.5 4.9 T 0.0 53 -3.5
1953-1954 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 7.2 14.4 2.7 0.6 6.3 7.6 2.6 0.0 41.5 -15.0
1952-1953 0.0 0.0 0.0 1.2 14.5 3.1 7.4 16.5 11.8 12.0 1.7 0.0 68.2 11.7
1951-1952 0.0 0.0 4.2 8.1 14.5 11.2 0.3 10.2 25.2 11.2 T 0.0 84.9 28.4
1950-1951 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 11.9 5.9 15.7 10.5 17.6 12.9 0.0 0.3 74.8 18.3
1949-1950 0.0 0.0 0.0 6.0 0.0 5.4 8.8 2.9 5.4 9.0 13.7 0.0 51.2 -5.3
1948-1949 0.0 0.0 0.0 T 9.3 4.3 22.2 1.5 15.4 7.0 T 0.0 59.7 3.2
1947-1948 0.0 0.0 0.0 1.6 7.5 6.7 19.2 7.4 20.8 4.1 T 0.0 67.3 10.8
1946-1947 0.0 0.0 T 6.0 42.6 2.7 8.0 13.0 17.7 2.5 1.0 T 93.5 37.0
1945-1946 0.0 0.0 1.1 2.9 5.5 1.2 10.1 3.0 4.3 T 0.5 0.0 28.6 -27.9
1944-1945 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 4.3 2.4 9.1 4.3 3.3 28.2 T 0.0 51.6 -4.9
1943-1944 0.0 0.0 0.0 2.5 4.0 4.5 13.0 6.2 32.5 19.5 8.3 0.0 90.5 34.0
1942-1943 0.0 0.0 0.3 10.6 2.8 4.5 3.2 1.0 11.9 0.0 2.0 0.0 36.3 -20.2
1941-1942 0.0 0.0 T 0.4 4.2 10.6 7.7 19.5 10.2 6.1 T 0.0 58.7 2.2
1940-1941 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 7.7 5.4 7.4 2.5 10.0 8.9 0.0 0.0 41.9 -14.6
1939-1940 0.0 0.0 0.0 5.6 T 4.1 11.2 9.7 20.0 3.3 0.0 0.0 53.9 -2.6
1938-1939 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.5 15.3 9.3 9.6 16.3 3.8 3.2 T 0.0 58 1.5
1937-1938 0.0 0.0 T 0.8 4.9 9.0 10.4 6.7 16.4 7.3 2.7 0.0 58.2 1.7
1936-1937 0.0 0.0 16.5 7.3 3.7 7.7 6.0 11.7 6.6 12.8 0.0 T 72.3 15.8
1935-1936 0.0 0.0 2.8 6.8 5.7 0.5 6.1 5.6 15.1 2.7 T 0.0 45.3 -11.2
1934-1935 0.0 0.0 T 0.0 3.9 7.0 0.8 9.6 3.0 23.3 0.7 0.0 48.3 -8.2
1933-1934 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 2.5 8.4 T 15.6 8.7 8.8 1.0 0.0 45 -11.5
1932-1933 0.0 0.0 0.0 7.0 5.3 8.8 0.2 5.4 9.0 33.8 3.2 0.0 72.7 16.2
1931-1932 0.0 0.0 0.0 T 15.6 0.8 9.2 10.7 16.4 2.7 0.0 0.0 55.4 -1.1
1930-1931 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.5 13.6 10.6 0.1 18.0 19.0 12.5 7.2 0.0 81.5 25.0
1929-1930 0.0 0.0 0.3 16.2 23.1 10.2 12.5 2.2 8.3 0.0 1.0 0.0 73.8 17.3
1928-1929 0.0 0.0 0.0 7.7 23.1 0.1 2.8 15.2 24.8 6.5 0.4 0.0 80.6 24.1
1927-1928 0.0 0.0 1.7 T 8.8 4.8 3.9 8.6 15.8 13.4 0.0 0.0 57 0.5
1926-1927 0.0 0.0 T 4.4 2.3 14.8 2.7 5.2 19.1 9.0 T 0.0 57.5 1.0
1925-1926 0.0 0.0 0.0 10.5 8.6 13.3 11.0 3.8 13.3 4.2 T 0.0 64.7 8.2
1924-1925 0.0 0.0 T 0.0 2.8 18.4 3.0 0.6 7.5 T 0.0 0.0 32.3 -24.2
1923-1924 0.0 0.0 0.0 17.9 2.0 15.3 8.6 4.6 20.3 16.1 0.6 0.0 85.4 28.9
1922-1923 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.5 15.4 4.8 1.3 13.8 25.7 2.0 T 0.0 63.5 7.0
1921-1922 0.0 0.0 0.0 1.0 6.5 9.1 4.9 7.0 4.9 21.0 T 0.0 54.4 -2.1
1920-1921 0.0 0.0 0.0 4.3 5.6 7.2 12.0 4.5 6.5 16.5 0.0 0.0 56.6 0.1
1919-1920 0.0 0.0 0.0 1.9 13.1 6.1 7.3 7.3 7.3 28.3 0.0 0.0 71.3 14.8
1918-1919 0.0 0.0 T T 14.2 19.6 1.8 6.5 3.4 0.8 0.0 0.4 46.7 -9.8
1917-1918 0.0 0.0 0.0 11.7 T 4.3 8.2 13.3 2.5 19.5 4.7 0.0 64.2 7.7
1916-1917 0.0 0.0 0.0 6.7 10.2 16.3 4.9 6.0 16.1 7.2 12.0 T 79.4 22.9
1915-1916 0.0 0.0 0.0 2.0 3.8 10.1 9.0 1.9 5.3 11.5 0.5 0.0 44.1 -12.4
1914-1915 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.8 2.9 9.7 4.6 14.0 5.6 T 6.4 0.0 44 -12.5
1913-1914 0.0 0.0 4.0 8.6 2.8 57.4 0.4 5.6 11.1 9.0 T 0.0 98.9 42.4
1912-1913 0.0 0.0 T 6.6 8.9 7.5 5.8 15.7 6.5 15.1 T 0.0 66.1 9.6
1911-1912 0.0 0.0 T 5.5 4.7 5.9 2.4 22.1 12.9 3.6 13.2 0.0 70.3 13.8
1910-1911 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.4 1.3 9.4 1.7 10.2 0.4 8.1 0.0 0.0 31.5 -25.0
1909-1910 0.0 0.0 0.0 T 13.5 11.7 2.3 7.2 2.8 T 6.3 0.0 43.8 -12.7
1908-1909 0.0 0.0 6.5 13.6 22.9 9.7 2.1 18.3 20.2 25.4 T 0.0 118.7 62.2
1907-1908 0.0 0.0 1.5 0.0 7.5 6.1 7.8 1.1 2.1 3.5 10.0 0.0 39.6 -16.9
1906-1907 0.0 0.0 0.0 22.7 13.0 T 8.3 2.3 5.3 25.0 9.0 0.0 85.6 29.1
1905-1906 0.0 0.0 0.0 13.8 T T 4.8 1.1 23.9 10.6 T 0.0 54.2 -2.3
1904-1905 0.0 0.0 0.0 2.0 2.2 7.2 7.0 6.7 5.4 16.0 2.0 0.0 48.5 -8.0
1903-1904 0.0 0.0 T 4.4 1.5 5.0 1.1 2.5 10.3 2.4 0.0 0.0 27.2 -29.3
1902-1903 0.0 0.0 T T 4.0 11.5 1.9 7.8 9.9 8.5 2.0 0.0 45.6 -10.9
1901-1902 0.0 0.0 0.0 2.0 T 10.3 2.8 6.1 5.0 6.1 0.0 0.0 32.3 -24.2
1900-1901 0.0 0.0 T 2.0 0.8 5.8 1.9 3.0 15.7 15.4 0.0 0.0 44.6 -11.9
1899-1900 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.8 T 10.9 1.9 10.8 5.5 19.6 0.0 0.0 49.5 -7.0
1898-1899 0.0 0.0 T 2.8 9.0 15.5 8.5 9.1 20.4 6.7 T 0.0 72 15.5
1897-1898 0.0 0.0 0.0 16.4 3.3 8.3 3.0 6.8 2.6 8.9 15.5 0.0 64.8 8.3
1896-1897 0.0 0.0 0.0 2.5 0.9 4.6 6.1 10.8 12.1 2.2 0.0 0.0 39.2 -17.3
1895-1896 0.0 0.0 11.4 2.2 3.8 0.7 3.8 4.5 19.9 0.5 1.5 0.0 48.3 -8.2
1894-1895 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 2.6 10.5 5.0 3.5 11.9 3.5 T 0.0 37 -19.5
1893-1894 0.0 0.0 0.0 5.8 6.6 4.5 2.4 11.9 10.0 10.7 0.0 0.0 51.9 -4.6
1892-1893 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.5 2.5 17.8 1.0 13.6 3.2 9.9 8.9 0.0 57.4 0.9
1891-1892 0.0 0.0 0.0 T 8.5 17.5 4.5 8.7 6.7 6.4 T 0.0 52.3 -4.2
1890-1891 0.0 0.0 0.0 2.0 3.1 0.4 17.0 2.5 31.3 9.2 1.0 0.0 66.5 10.0
1889-1890 0.0 0.0 0.0 14.0 5.8 2.4 2.2 4.1 3.0 7.0 T 0.0 38.5 -18.0
1888-1889 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 3.0 0.8 5.5 8.4 3.6 T T 0.0 21.3 -35.2
1887-1888 0.0 0.0 0.0 3.1 2.9 1.8 1.4 4.4 11.9 0.0 0.0 0.0 25.5 -31.0
1886-1887 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 9.8 10.8 6.5 3.5 1.1 T 0.0 0.0 31.7 -24.8
1885-1886 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.3 0.5 8.3 4.1 7.4 21.8 2.2 0.0 0.0 44.6 -11.9
1884-1885 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.3 T 7.4 4.7 7.0 0.5 32.0 T 0.0 51.9 -4.6
1883-1884 0.0 0.0 0.0 1.7 0.3 5.1 2.2 7.5 3.6 18.0 T 0.0 38.4 -18.1
1882-1883 0.0 0.0 0.0 T 6.6 6.8 20.5 4.5 0.3 11.1 T 0.0 49.8 -6.7
1881-1882 N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A 5.7 2.0 2.0 6.2 T 0.0 15.9 NA