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Montana, Climate Division 3. North Central

Precipitation Rankings, December 1897

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1897
1-Month
0.86"
(21.84mm)
0.77"
(19.56mm)
0.09"
(2.28mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1896 1913
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1895 1917
Ties: 2009
Nov–Dec 1897
2-Month
3.76"
(95.50mm)
1.49"
(37.85mm)
2.27"
(57.65mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 1896 1908
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1897
Oct–Dec 1897
3-Month
4.68"
(118.87mm)
2.31"
(58.67mm)
2.37"
(60.20mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1896 1907
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 1946
Sep–Dec 1897
4-Month
5.54"
(140.72mm)
3.60"
(91.44mm)
1.94"
(49.28mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1895 1904
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 1911
Aug–Dec 1897
5-Month
5.77"
(146.56mm)
4.94"
(125.48mm)
0.83"
(21.08mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1895 1904
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1896 1985
Jul–Dec 1897
6-Month
7.31"
(185.67mm)
6.53"
(165.86mm)
0.78"
(19.81mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1895 1904
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 1911
Ties: 1932
Jun–Dec 1897
7-Month
13.87"
(352.30mm)
9.48"
(240.79mm)
4.39"
(111.51mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1896 1904
6th Wettest Wettest to Date 1993
May–Dec 1897
8-Month
14.82"
(376.43mm)
11.64"
(295.66mm)
3.18"
(80.77mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1895 1904
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 1927
Apr–Dec 1897
9-Month
15.82"
(401.83mm)
12.74"
(323.60mm)
3.08"
(78.23mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1895 1904
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1896 1927
Ties: 2013
Mar–Dec 1897
10-Month
16.67"
(423.42mm)
13.55"
(344.17mm)
3.12"
(79.25mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1895 1904
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 1975
Feb–Dec 1897
11-Month
17.95"
(455.93mm)
14.16"
(359.66mm)
3.79"
(96.27mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1895 1904
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 1927
Jan–Dec 1897
12-Month
18.71"
(475.23mm)
14.96"
(379.98mm)
3.75"
(95.25mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1895 1904
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 1927
Jul 1896–Dec 1897
18-Month
27.81"
(706.37mm)
21.51"
(546.35mm)
6.30"
(160.02mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1896 1905
7th Wettest Wettest to Date 1927
Jan 1896–Dec 1897
24-Month
39.30"
(998.22mm)
29.93"
(760.22mm)
9.37"
(238.00mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1896 1919
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1897
Jan 1895–Dec 1897
36-Month
54.08"
(1,373.63mm)
44.97"
(1,142.24mm)
9.11"
(231.39mm)
121st Driest Driest to Date 1919
3rd Wettest Wettest to Date 1898

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Divisional Time Series, published September 2020, retrieved on September 20, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/