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Montana, Climate Division 3. North Central

Precipitation Rankings, January 1972

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1972
1-Month
1.76"
(44.70mm)
0.79"
(20.07mm)
0.97"
(24.63mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1970 1944
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1971
Dec 1971–Jan 1972
2-Month
2.90"
(73.66mm)
1.56"
(39.62mm)
1.34"
(34.04mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1971 1944
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1918
Nov 1971–Jan 1972
3-Month
3.21"
(81.53mm)
2.29"
(58.17mm)
0.92"
(23.36mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1970 1944
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1907
Oct 1971–Jan 1972
4-Month
3.84"
(97.54mm)
3.11"
(78.99mm)
0.73"
(18.55mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1970 1908
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1907
Sep 1971–Jan 1972
5-Month
4.73"
(120.14mm)
4.41"
(112.01mm)
0.32"
(8.13mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1970 1988
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1912
Ties: 1941
Aug 1971–Jan 1972
6-Month
5.51"
(139.95mm)
5.76"
(146.30mm)
-0.25"
(-6.35mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1970 2002
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1912
Jul 1971–Jan 1972
7-Month
6.14"
(155.96mm)
7.34"
(186.44mm)
-1.20"
(-30.48mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1970 1905
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1912
Jun 1971–Jan 1972
8-Month
8.24"
(209.30mm)
10.29"
(261.37mm)
-2.05"
(-52.07mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1962 1905
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1912
May 1971–Jan 1972
9-Month
10.23"
(259.84mm)
12.45"
(316.23mm)
-2.22"
(-56.39mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1970 1905
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1928
Apr 1971–Jan 1972
10-Month
11.17"
(283.72mm)
13.56"
(344.42mm)
-2.39"
(-60.70mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1970 1905
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1928
Mar 1971–Jan 1972
11-Month
11.79"
(299.47mm)
14.37"
(365.00mm)
-2.58"
(-65.53mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1970 1905
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1928
Ties: 1962
Feb 1971–Jan 1972
12-Month
12.30"
(312.42mm)
14.98"
(380.49mm)
-2.68"
(-68.07mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1970 1919
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1928
Aug 1970–Jan 1972
18-Month
18.00"
(457.20mm)
20.76"
(527.30mm)
-2.76"
(-70.10mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1964 2002
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1928
Feb 1970–Jan 1972
24-Month
29.69"
(754.13mm)
30.01"
(762.25mm)
-0.32"
(-8.12mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1971 1920
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1917
Feb 1969–Jan 1972
36-Month
41.24"
(1,047.50mm)
45.06"
(1,144.52mm)
-3.82"
(-97.02mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1964 1921
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1899
Feb 1968–Jan 1972
48-Month
57.65"
(1,464.31mm)
60.16"
(1,528.06mm)
-2.51"
(-63.75mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1970 1921
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1900
Feb 1967–Jan 1972
60-Month
71.74"
(1,822.20mm)
75.31"
(1,912.87mm)
-3.57"
(-90.67mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1965 1922
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1900

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Divisional Time Series, published August 2020, retrieved on August 9, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/