Here are some other staggering Boulder rainfall stats:
-Five of the past 7 days set daily rainfall records.
-The 9.08 inches that fell on Sept. 12 was an all-time single-day record, nearly doubling the previous record of 4.80 inches set on July 31, 1919.
-As of 7 a.m. on Monday, Boulder’s monthly rainfall during September stood at 17.17 inches, all but 0.02 inches of which fell during the past week. The previous all-time monthly record was 9.59 inches in May of 1995.
Andrew Freedman from Climate Central has a great write up on the flooding, if you would like to read more click here.
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