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Montana, Climate Division 3. North Central

Precipitation Rankings, January 1981

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1981
1-Month
0.33"
(8.38mm)
0.79"
(20.07mm)
-0.46"
(-11.69mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1973 1944
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1971
Ties: 1903, 2001
Dec 1980–Jan 1981
2-Month
1.29"
(32.77mm)
1.56"
(39.62mm)
-0.27"
(-6.85mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1977 1944
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1918
Ties: 1975, 1976
Nov 1980–Jan 1981
3-Month
1.82"
(46.23mm)
2.29"
(58.17mm)
-0.47"
(-11.94mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1980 1944
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1907
Ties: 1953
Oct 1980–Jan 1981
4-Month
3.31"
(84.07mm)
3.11"
(78.99mm)
0.20"
(5.08mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1980 1908
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1907
Ties: 2010
Sep 1980–Jan 1981
5-Month
4.13"
(104.90mm)
4.41"
(112.01mm)
-0.28"
(-7.11mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1980 1988
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1912
Aug 1980–Jan 1981
6-Month
5.64"
(143.26mm)
5.76"
(146.30mm)
-0.12"
(-3.04mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1980 2002
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1912
Ties: 2000
Jul 1980–Jan 1981
7-Month
6.24"
(158.50mm)
7.34"
(186.44mm)
-1.10"
(-27.94mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1980 1905
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1912
Ties: 1974
Jun 1980–Jan 1981
8-Month
9.43"
(239.52mm)
10.29"
(261.37mm)
-0.86"
(-21.85mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1980 1905
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1912
Ties: 2000
May 1980–Jan 1981
9-Month
12.01"
(305.05mm)
12.45"
(316.23mm)
-0.44"
(-11.18mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1980 1905
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1928
Apr 1980–Jan 1981
10-Month
13.21"
(335.53mm)
13.56"
(344.42mm)
-0.35"
(-8.89mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1980 1905
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1928
Mar 1980–Jan 1981
11-Month
14.02"
(356.11mm)
14.37"
(365.00mm)
-0.35"
(-8.89mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1980 1905
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1928
Feb 1980–Jan 1981
12-Month
14.71"
(373.63mm)
14.98"
(380.49mm)
-0.27"
(-6.86mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1980 1919
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1928
Aug 1979–Jan 1981
18-Month
18.48"
(469.39mm)
20.76"
(527.30mm)
-2.28"
(-57.91mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1974 2002
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1928
Ties: 1922
Feb 1979–Jan 1981
24-Month
26.15"
(664.21mm)
30.01"
(762.25mm)
-3.86"
(-98.04mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1974 1920
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1917
Feb 1978–Jan 1981
36-Month
45.79"
(1,163.07mm)
45.06"
(1,144.52mm)
0.73"
(18.55mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1975 1921
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1899
Feb 1977–Jan 1981
48-Month
60.57"
(1,538.48mm)
60.16"
(1,528.06mm)
0.41"
(10.42mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1980 1921
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1900
Feb 1976–Jan 1981
60-Month
73.19"
(1,859.03mm)
75.31"
(1,912.87mm)
-2.12"
(-53.84mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1975 1922
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1900

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Divisional Time Series, published March 2020, retrieved on April 4, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/