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Montana, Climate Division 3. North Central

Precipitation Rankings, December 1985

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1985
1-Month
0.36"
(9.14mm)
0.77"
(19.56mm)
-0.41"
(-10.42mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1959 1913
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1917
Ties: 1903
Nov–Dec 1985
2-Month
1.53"
(38.86mm)
1.49"
(37.85mm)
0.04"
(1.01mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1984 1908
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1897
Oct–Dec 1985
3-Month
2.82"
(71.63mm)
2.31"
(58.67mm)
0.51"
(12.96mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1984 1907
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1946
Sep–Dec 1985
4-Month
6.73"
(170.94mm)
3.60"
(91.44mm)
3.13"
(79.50mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1984 1904
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1911
Aug–Dec 1985
5-Month
10.36"
(263.14mm)
4.94"
(125.48mm)
5.42"
(137.66mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 1984 1904
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1985
Jul–Dec 1985
6-Month
10.75"
(273.05mm)
6.53"
(165.86mm)
4.22"
(107.19mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1984 1904
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1911
Jun–Dec 1985
7-Month
11.34"
(288.04mm)
9.48"
(240.79mm)
1.86"
(47.25mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1984 1904
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1993
May–Dec 1985
8-Month
13.55"
(344.17mm)
11.64"
(295.66mm)
1.91"
(48.51mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1984 1904
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1927
Apr–Dec 1985
9-Month
14.62"
(371.35mm)
12.74"
(323.60mm)
1.88"
(47.75mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1984 1904
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1927
Mar–Dec 1985
10-Month
15.63"
(397.00mm)
13.55"
(344.17mm)
2.08"
(52.83mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1984 1904
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1975
Feb–Dec 1985
11-Month
16.08"
(408.43mm)
14.16"
(359.66mm)
1.92"
(48.77mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1984 1904
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1927
Jan–Dec 1985
12-Month
16.31"
(414.27mm)
14.96"
(379.98mm)
1.35"
(34.29mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1984 1904
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1982 1927
Jul 1984–Dec 1985
18-Month
21.59"
(548.39mm)
21.51"
(546.35mm)
0.08"
(2.04mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1984 1905
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 1927
Jan 1984–Dec 1985
24-Month
27.65"
(702.31mm)
29.93"
(760.22mm)
-2.28"
(-57.91mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1984 1919
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 1897
Jan 1983–Dec 1985
36-Month
41.02"
(1,041.91mm)
44.97"
(1,142.24mm)
-3.95"
(-100.33mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1981 1919
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1898
Jan 1982–Dec 1985
48-Month
58.05"
(1,474.47mm)
60.02"
(1,524.51mm)
-1.97"
(-50.04mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1984 1920
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1983 1899
Jan 1981–Dec 1985
60-Month
72.48"
(1,840.99mm)
75.12"
(1,908.05mm)
-2.64"
(-67.06mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1984 1921
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 1899
Ties: 1947

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/