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Montana, Climate Division 3. North Central

Precipitation Rankings, December 1973

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1973
1-Month
0.71"
(18.03mm)
0.77"
(19.56mm)
-0.06"
(-1.53mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1970 1913
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1917
Nov–Dec 1973
2-Month
1.78"
(45.21mm)
1.49"
(37.85mm)
0.29"
(7.36mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1972 1908
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 1897
Ties: 1936
Oct–Dec 1973
3-Month
2.44"
(61.98mm)
2.31"
(58.67mm)
0.13"
(3.31mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1972 1907
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 1946
Ties: 1990
Sep–Dec 1973
4-Month
3.51"
(89.15mm)
3.60"
(91.44mm)
-0.09"
(-2.29mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1972 1904
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1911
Ties: 1957
Aug–Dec 1973
5-Month
4.71"
(119.63mm)
4.94"
(125.48mm)
-0.23"
(-5.85mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1972 1904
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1985
Jul–Dec 1973
6-Month
5.13"
(130.30mm)
6.53"
(165.86mm)
-1.40"
(-35.56mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1971 1904
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1911
Jun–Dec 1973
7-Month
7.58"
(192.53mm)
9.48"
(240.79mm)
-1.90"
(-48.26mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1971 1904
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1993
May–Dec 1973
8-Month
8.59"
(218.19mm)
11.64"
(295.66mm)
-3.05"
(-77.47mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1971 1904
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1927
Apr–Dec 1973
9-Month
10.54"
(267.72mm)
12.74"
(323.60mm)
-2.20"
(-55.88mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1971 1904
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1927
Mar–Dec 1973
10-Month
10.86"
(275.84mm)
13.55"
(344.17mm)
-2.69"
(-68.33mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1971 1904
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1975
Feb–Dec 1973
11-Month
11.21"
(284.73mm)
14.16"
(359.66mm)
-2.95"
(-74.93mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1971 1904
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1927
Jan–Dec 1973
12-Month
11.37"
(288.80mm)
14.96"
(379.98mm)
-3.59"
(-91.18mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1960 1904
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1927
Jul 1972–Dec 1973
18-Month
18.35"
(466.09mm)
21.51"
(546.35mm)
-3.16"
(-80.26mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1961 1905
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1927
Jan 1972–Dec 1973
24-Month
26.64"
(676.66mm)
29.93"
(760.22mm)
-3.29"
(-83.56mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1961 1919
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1897
Jan 1971–Dec 1973
36-Month
39.23"
(996.44mm)
44.97"
(1,142.24mm)
-5.74"
(-145.80mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1962 1919
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1898
Jan 1970–Dec 1973
48-Month
55.74"
(1,415.80mm)
60.02"
(1,524.51mm)
-4.28"
(-108.71mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1963 1920
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1899
Jan 1969–Dec 1973
60-Month
67.99"
(1,726.95mm)
75.12"
(1,908.05mm)
-7.13"
(-181.10mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1963 1921
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1899

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Divisional Time Series, published September 2020, retrieved on September 19, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/