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Montana, Climate Division 3. North Central

Precipitation Rankings, December 1971

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1971
1-Month
1.14"
(28.96mm)
0.77"
(19.56mm)
0.37"
(9.40mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1970 1913
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 1917
Ties: 1902
Nov–Dec 1971
2-Month
1.45"
(36.83mm)
1.49"
(37.85mm)
-0.04"
(-1.02mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1969 1908
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1897
Ties: 1930, 1983
Oct–Dec 1971
3-Month
2.08"
(52.83mm)
2.31"
(58.67mm)
-0.23"
(-5.84mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1969 1907
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1946
Ties: 2013
Sep–Dec 1971
4-Month
2.97"
(75.44mm)
3.60"
(91.44mm)
-0.63"
(-16.00mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1970 1904
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1911
Aug–Dec 1971
5-Month
3.75"
(95.25mm)
4.94"
(125.48mm)
-1.19"
(-30.23mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1970 1904
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1985
Jul–Dec 1971
6-Month
4.38"
(111.25mm)
6.53"
(165.86mm)
-2.15"
(-54.61mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1969 1904
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1911
Jun–Dec 1971
7-Month
6.48"
(164.59mm)
9.48"
(240.79mm)
-3.00"
(-76.20mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1960 1904
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1993
May–Dec 1971
8-Month
8.47"
(215.14mm)
11.64"
(295.66mm)
-3.17"
(-80.52mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1960 1904
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1927
Apr–Dec 1971
9-Month
9.41"
(239.01mm)
12.74"
(323.60mm)
-3.33"
(-84.59mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1960 1904
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1927
Mar–Dec 1971
10-Month
10.03"
(254.76mm)
13.55"
(344.17mm)
-3.52"
(-89.41mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1960 1904
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1975
Feb–Dec 1971
11-Month
10.54"
(267.72mm)
14.16"
(359.66mm)
-3.62"
(-91.94mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1969 1904
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1927
Jan–Dec 1971
12-Month
12.59"
(319.79mm)
14.96"
(379.98mm)
-2.37"
(-60.19mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1969 1904
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1927
Jul 1970–Dec 1971
18-Month
18.53"
(470.66mm)
21.51"
(546.35mm)
-2.98"
(-75.69mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1961 1905
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1927
Jan 1970–Dec 1971
24-Month
29.10"
(739.14mm)
29.93"
(760.22mm)
-0.83"
(-21.08mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1970 1919
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1897
Jan 1969–Dec 1971
36-Month
41.35"
(1,050.29mm)
44.97"
(1,142.24mm)
-3.62"
(-91.95mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1963 1919
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1898
Jan 1968–Dec 1971
48-Month
56.62"
(1,438.15mm)
60.02"
(1,524.51mm)
-3.40"
(-86.36mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1969 1920
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1899
Ties: 1972
Jan 1967–Dec 1971
60-Month
70.86"
(1,799.84mm)
75.12"
(1,908.05mm)
-4.26"
(-108.21mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1964 1921
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1899

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Divisional Time Series, published September 2020, retrieved on September 22, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/