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Colorado Climate

Added by yongli on 04/27/2017 - 16:20, last changed on 05/29/2020 - 01:07
Colorado’s combination of high elevation, midlatitude, and continental interior geography results in a cool, dry, and invigorating climate. The average annual temperature for the state is 43.5 degrees Fahrenheit (F), which is 13.7 degrees below the global mean. The average statewide precipitation...

Rocky Mountains

Added by yongli on 06/08/2020 - 16:18, last changed on 06/09/2020 - 15:08
The Colorado Rocky Mountains are the highest portion of the 1,900-mile Rocky Mountain chain that stretches from northern British Columbia, Canada, to southern New Mexico. Colorado contains 78 of the 100 highest peaks in the chain, including the 30 tallest. The mountains are the state’s iconic...
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