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Fire Weather in the West; Strong to Severe Storms in Southern Mid-Atlantic; Tropics off Florida and Southeast

Critical fire weather conditions will continue across the Inter-mountain West through the upcoming weekend, as Red Flag Warnings and Fire Weather Watches are in effect. Meanwhile, strong to severe storms w/ damaging winds and heavy rain likely in North Carolina and southern Virginia. Finally, the National Hurricane Center is monitoring a broad area of low pressure in the Bahamas for development. Read More >

 

Denver Colorado
Monthly & Annual Snowfall 
(1882-2019)

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 (2008-Present)
Denver Stapleton Airport (1950-2007)

19th & Stout (1916-1949)
16th & Larimer (1882-1915)

(Departure from Normal is based on the long term average from 1882-2015)

Long Term Average Seasonal Snowfall:  57.1" (1882-2015)
30 Year Average Seasonal Snowfall:       55.3" (1981-2010)
  Maximum Seasonal Snowfall:                 118.7" (1908-1909)
   Minimum Seasonal Snowfall:                    21.3" (1888-1889) 

                

2019-2020

July

Aug

Sep

Oct

Nov

Dec

Jan

Feb

Mar

April

May

June

Total

Departure

Denver

0.0

0.0

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Monthly Normal

0.0

0.0

1.0

4.2

7.5

8.1

6.6

7.7

11.4

8.9

1.7

T

57.1

Seasonal Normal

Cumulative Total

0.0

0.0

0.0

3.2

7.7

8.2

14.4

27.8

40.7

44.2

48.1

48.1

48.1

Cumulative Total

Cumulative Normal

0.0

0.0

1.0

5.2

12.7

20.8

27.4

35.1

46.5

55.4

57.1

57.1

57.1

Cumulative Normal

 

Monthly and Annual Seasonal Totals since 1882

Year July Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Jan Feb Mar April May June Total Departure Departure
                            Historical 30 Year
                            Average Average
2018-2019 0.0 0.0 0.0 3.2 4.5 0.5 6.2 13.4 12.9 3.5 3.0 0.0 48.1 -9.0 -7.2
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 -31.4 -29.6
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 -35.3 -33.5
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 15.7 17.5
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 0.7 2.5
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 -18.7 -16.9
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 21.3 23.1
2011-2012
0.0
0.0 0.0 8.5 4.5 16.5 4.9 20.2 1.0 0.0 0.0 55.6 -1.5 0.3
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 -34.3 -32.5
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 3.5 5.3
2008-2009  0.0 0.0 0.0 1.7 10.3 4.9 13.8 7.4 0.0 0.0 38.1 -19.0 -17.2
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 -10.8 -9.0
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 15.5 17.3
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 -26.7 -24.9
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 -17.8 -16.0
2003-2004  0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 2.9 4.5 4.6 8.8 1.8 15.3 0.0 37.9 -19.2 -17.4
2002-2003  0.0 0.0 0.0 4.8 3.9 7.5 35.2 3.4 7.0 0.0 61.8 4.7 6.5
2001-2002  0.0 0.0 0.0 1.0 4.2 2.9 6.1 2.8 12.5 0.7 0.0 30.2 -26.9 -25.1
2000-2001  0.0 0.0 0.2 7.6 5.6 8.7 10.6 6.7 11.7 7.2 0.0 58.3 1.2 3.0
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 -11.5 -9.7
1998-1999  0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 4.0 8.9 6.4 1.3 4.2 19.7 0.0 44.5 -12.6 -10.8
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 15.0 16.8
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 -12.4 -10.6
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 -6.8 -5.0
1994-1995  0.0 0.0 1.4 16.9 3.8 2.0 9.7 7.4 17.2 0.0 0.0 58.4 1.3 3.1
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 12.0 13.8
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 3.3 5.1
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 79.0 21.9 23.7
1990-1991  0.0 0.0 0.0 7.6 12.0 4.7 14.1 0.8 4.2 14.3 0.0 57.7 0.6 2.4
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 7.4 9.2
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 -7.0 -5.2
1987-1988  0.0 0.0 0.0 11.2 21.5 5.8 7.0 13.5 2.0 1.3 0.0 62.3 5.2 7.0
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 14.2 16.0
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 6.0 7.8
1984-1985  0.0 0.0 5.2 13.1 2.3 5.0 12.5 8.7 7.6 0.8 0.0 55.2 -1.9 -0.1
1983-1984  0.0 0.0 29.3 11.5 3.4 7.9 12.0 16.8 0.0 80.9 23.8 25.6
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 24.5 26.3
1981-1982  0.0 0.0 0.0 2.8 3.3 9.9 4.8 1.8 2.1 2.0 0.0 26.7 -30.4 -28.6
1980-1981  0.0 0.0 0.0 1.5 7.1 1.2 4.1 4.3 24.0 2.9 0.0 45.1 -12.0 -10.2
1979-1980  0.0 0.0 0.0 2.7 22.3 16.5 12.3 9.6 12.1 10.0 0.0 85.5 28.4 30.2
1978-1979  0.0 0.0 2.7 6.9 14.2 9.1 5.8 18.2 8.1 8.2 0.0 73.2 16.1 17.9
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 -10.6 -8.8
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 -22.5 -20.7
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 -2.4 -0.6
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 -1.4 0.4
1973-1974  0.0 0.0 0.0 2.3 9.3 30.8 8.2 10.3 12.8 17.8 0.0 91.5 34.4 36.2
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 37.8 39.6
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 17.3 19.1
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 -0.4 1.4
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 8.7 10.5
1968-1969  0.0 0.0 0.0 0.4 5.8 6.9 2.8 4.2 13.2 0.0 0.0 33.3 -23.8 -22.0
1967-1968  0.0 0.0 0.0 1.7 9.4 13.1 3.0 7.3 9.2 15.1 0.0 58.8 1.7 3.5
1966-1967  0.0 0.0 8.3 3.0 1.9 9.9 4.4 6.6 3.6 3.0 0.0 40.7 -16.4 -14.6
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 -10.2 -8.4
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 -1.2 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 0.2 2.0
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 -20.8 -19.0
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 15.4 17.2
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 23.5 25.3
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 80.0 22.9 24.7
1958-1959  0.0 0.0 2.6 9.7 7.7 17.4 17.5 26.8 17.6 0.0 0.0 99.3 42.2 44.0
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 0.0 1.8
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 21.2 23.0
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 -9.0 -7.2
1954-1955  0.0 0.0 0.0 0.4 3.9 8.6 3.5 12.2 19.5 4.9 0.0 53.0 -4.1 -2.3
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 -15.6 -13.8
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 11.1 12.9
1951-1952  0.0 0.0 4.2 8.1 14.5 11.2 0.3 10.2 25.2 11.2 0.0 84.9 27.8 29.6
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 17.7 19.5
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 -5.9 -4.1
1948-1949  0.0 0.0 0.0 9.3 4.3 22.2 1.5 15.4 7.0 0.0 59.7 2.6 4.4
1947-1948  0.0 0.0 0.0 1.6 7.5 6.7 19.2 7.4 20.8 4.1 0.0 67.3 10.2 12.0
1946-1947  0.0 0.0 6.0 42.6 2.7 8.0 13.0 17.7 2.5 1.0 0.0 93.5 36.4 38.2
1945-1946  0.0 0.0 1.1 2.9 5.5 1.2 10.1 3.0 4.3 0.5 0.0 28.6 -28.5 -26.7
1944-1945  0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 4.3 2.4 9.1 4.3 3.3 28.2 0.0 51.6 -5.5 -3.7
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 33.4 35.2
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 -20.8 -19.0
1941-1942  0.0 0.0 0.4 4.2 10.6 7.7 19.5 10.2 6.1 0.0 58.7 1.6 3.4
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 -15.2 -13.4
1939-1940  0.0 0.0 0.0 5.6 4.1 11.2 9.7 20.0 3.3 0.0 0.0 53.9 -3.2 -1.4
1938-1939  0.0 0.0 0.0 0.5 15.3 9.3 9.6 16.3 3.8 3.2 0.0 58.0 0.9 2.7
1937-1938  0.0 0.0 0.8 4.9 9.0 10.4 6.7 16.4 7.3 2.7 0.0 58.2 1.1 2.9
1936-1937  0.0 0.0 16.5 7.3 3.7 7.7 6.0 11.7 6.6 12.8 0.0 72.3 15.2 17.0
1935-1936  0.0 0.0 2.8 6.8 5.7 0.5 6.1 5.6 15.1 2.7 0.0 45.3 -11.8 -10.0
1934-1935  0.0 0.0 0.0 3.9 7.0 0.8 9.6 3.0 23.3 0.7 0.0 48.3 -8.8 -7.0
1933-1934  0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 2.5 8.4 15.6 8.7 8.8 1.0 0.0 45.0 -12.1 -10.3
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 15.6 17.4
1931-1932  0.0 0.0 0.0 15.6 0.8 9.2 10.7 16.4 2.7 0.0 0.0 55.4 -1.7 0.1
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 24.4 26.2
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 16.7 18.5
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 23.5 25.3
1927-1928  0.0 0.0 1.7 8.8 4.8 3.9 8.6 15.8 13.4 0.0 0.0 57.0 -0.1 1.7
1926-1927  0.0 0.0 4.4 2.3 14.8 2.7 5.2 19.1 9.0 0.0 57.5 0.4 2.2
1925-1926  0.0 0.0 0.0 10.5 8.6 13.3 11.0 3.8 13.3 4.2 0.0 64.7 7.6 9.4
1924-1925  0.0 0.0 0.0 2.8 18.4 3.0 0.6 7.5 0.0 0.0 32.3 -24.8 -23.0
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 28.3 30.1
1922-1923  0.0 0.0 0.0 0.5 15.4 4.8 1.3 13.8 25.7 2.0 0.0 63.5 6.4 8.2
1921-1922  0.0 0.0 0.0 1.0 6.5 9.1 4.9 7.0 4.9 21.0 0.0 54.4 -2.7 -0.9
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 -0.5 1.3
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 14.2 16.0
1918-1919  0.0 0.0 14.2 19.6 1.8 6.5 3.4 0.8 0.0 0.4 46.7 -10.4 -8.6
1917-1918  0.0 0.0 0.0 11.7 4.3 8.2 13.3 2.5 19.5 4.7 0.0 64.2 7.1 8.9
1916-1917  0.0 0.0 0.0 6.7 10.2 16.3 4.9 6.0 16.1 7.2 12.0 79.4 22.3 24.1
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 -13.0 -11.2
1914-1915  0.0 0.0 0.0 0.8 2.9 9.7 4.6 14.0 5.6 6.4 0.0 44.0 -13.1 -11.3
1913-1914  0.0 0.0 4.0 8.6 2.8 57.4 0.4 5.6 11.1 9.0 0.0 98.9 41.8 43.6
1912-1913  0.0 0.0 6.6 8.9 7.5 5.8 15.7 6.5 15.1 0.0 66.1 9.0 10.8
1911-1912  0.0 0.0 5.5 4.7 5.9 2.4 22.1 12.9 3.6 13.2 0.0 70.3 13.2 15.0
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 -25.6 -23.8
1909-1910  0.0 0.0 0.0 13.5 11.7 2.3 7.2 2.8 6.3 0.0 43.8 -13.3 -11.5
1908-1909  0.0 0.0 6.5 13.6 22.9 9.7 2.1 18.3 20.2 25.4 0.0 118.7 61.6 63.4
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 -17.5 -15.7
1906-1907  0.0 0.0 0.0 22.7 13.0 8.3 2.3 5.3 25.0 9.0 0.0 85.6 28.5 30.3
1905-1906  0.0 0.0 0.0 13.8 4.8 1.1 23.9 10.6 0.0 54.2 -2.9 -1.1
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 -8.6 -6.8
1903-1904  0.0 0.0 4.4 1.5 5.0 1.1 2.5 10.3 2.4 0.0 0.0 27.2 -29.9 -28.1
1902-1903  0.0 0.0 4.0 11.5 1.9 7.8 9.9 8.5 2.0 0.0 45.6 -11.5 -9.7
1901-1902  0.0 0.0 0.0 2.0 10.3 2.8 6.1 5.0 6.1 0.0 0.0 32.3 -24.8 -23.0
1900-1901  0.0 0.0 2.0 0.8 5.8 1.9 3.0 15.7 15.4 0.0 0.0 44.6 -12.5 -10.7
1899-1900  0.0 0.0 0.0 0.8 10.9 1.9 10.8 5.5 19.6 0.0 0.0 49.5 -7.6 -5.8
1898-1899  0.0 0.0 2.8 9.0 15.5 8.5 9.1 20.4 6.7 0.0 72.0 14.9 16.7
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 7.7 9.5
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 -17.9 -16.1
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 -8.8 -7.0
1894-1895  0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 2.6 10.5 5.0 3.5 11.9 3.5 0.0 37.0 -20.1 -18.3
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 -5.2 -3.4
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 0.3 2.1
1891-1892  0.0 0.0 0.0 8.5 17.5 4.5 8.7 6.7 6.4 0.0 52.3 -4.8 -3.0
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 9.4 11.2
1889-1890  0.0 0.0 0.0 14.0 5.8 2.4 2.2 4.1 3.0 7.0 0.0 38.5 -18.6 -16.8
1888-1889  0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 3.0 0.8 5.5 8.4 3.6 0.0 21.3 -35.8 -34.0
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 -31.6 -29.8
1886-1887  0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 9.8 10.8 6.5 3.5 1.1 0.0 0.0 31.7 -25.4 -23.6
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 -12.5 -10.7
1884-1885  0.0 0.0 0.0 0.3 7.4 4.7 7.0 0.5 32.0 0.0 51.9 -5.2 -3.4
1883-1884  0.0 0.0 0.0 1.7 0.3 5.1 2.2 7.5 3.6 18.0 0.0 38.4 -18.7 -16.9
1882-1883  0.0 0.0 0.0 6.6 6.8 20.5 4.5 0.3 11.1 0.0 49.8 -7.3 -5.5
1881-1882 N/A  N/A  N/A  N/A  N/A  N/A  5.7 2.0 2.0 6.2 0.0 15.9 NA NA