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Montana, Climate Division 1. Western

Precipitation Rankings, February 1979

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
February 1979
1-Month
4.43"
(112.52mm)
2.85"
(72.39mm)
1.58"
(40.13mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1978 1935
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1940
Jan–Feb 1979
2-Month
6.95"
(176.53mm)
6.71"
(170.43mm)
0.24"
(6.10mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1978 1931
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 1972
Dec 1978–Feb 1979
3-Month
10.53"
(267.46mm)
10.28"
(261.11mm)
0.25"
(6.35mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1977 1931
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1918
Nov 1978–Feb 1979
4-Month
13.63"
(346.20mm)
13.86"
(352.04mm)
-0.23"
(-5.84mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1977 1944
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1907
Oct 1978–Feb 1979
5-Month
14.08"
(357.63mm)
16.26"
(413.00mm)
-2.18"
(-55.37mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1977 1977
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1907
Sep 1978–Feb 1979
6-Month
16.43"
(417.32mm)
18.15"
(461.01mm)
-1.72"
(-43.69mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1977 1977
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1898
Aug 1978–Feb 1979
7-Month
18.88"
(479.55mm)
19.52"
(495.81mm)
-0.64"
(-16.26mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1977 1944
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1907
Jul 1978–Feb 1979
8-Month
21.55"
(547.37mm)
20.88"
(530.35mm)
0.67"
(17.02mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1977 1944
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1898
Jun 1978–Feb 1979
9-Month
23.10"
(586.74mm)
23.74"
(603.00mm)
-0.64"
(-16.26mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1977 1905
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1898
Ties: 1896
May 1978–Feb 1979
10-Month
27.05"
(687.07mm)
26.47"
(672.34mm)
0.58"
(14.73mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1977 1905
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1898
Apr 1978–Feb 1979
11-Month
30.16"
(766.06mm)
28.71"
(729.23mm)
1.45"
(36.83mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1977 1905
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1898
Mar 1978–Feb 1979
12-Month
31.85"
(808.99mm)
31.41"
(797.81mm)
0.44"
(11.18mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1977 1905
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1898
Ties: 1942
Sep 1977–Feb 1979
18-Month
53.88"
(1,368.55mm)
49.57"
(1,259.08mm)
4.31"
(109.47mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1978 1945
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1976 1898
Mar 1977–Feb 1979
24-Month
65.18"
(1,655.57mm)
62.87"
(1,596.90mm)
2.31"
(58.67mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1978 1906
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 1997
Mar 1976–Feb 1979
36-Month
87.33"
(2,218.18mm)
94.28"
(2,394.71mm)
-6.95"
(-176.53mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1946 1932
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1899
Mar 1975–Feb 1979
48-Month
124.86"
(3,171.44mm)
125.81"
(3,195.57mm)
-0.95"
(-24.13mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1978 1932
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 1999
Mar 1974–Feb 1979
60-Month
155.49"
(3,949.45mm)
157.33"
(3,996.18mm)
-1.84"
(-46.73mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1977 1941
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1901

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Divisional Time Series, published February 2020, retrieved on February 23, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/