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Montana, Climate Division 3. North Central

Precipitation Rankings, January 1988

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1988
1-Month
0.64"
(16.26mm)
0.79"
(20.07mm)
-0.15"
(-3.81mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1987 1944
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1971
Ties: 1924
Dec 1987–Jan 1988
2-Month
1.01"
(25.65mm)
1.56"
(39.62mm)
-0.55"
(-13.97mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1987 1944
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1918
Ties: 1945
Nov 1987–Jan 1988
3-Month
1.15"
(29.21mm)
2.29"
(58.17mm)
-1.14"
(-28.96mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1958 1944
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1907
Oct 1987–Jan 1988
4-Month
1.23"
(31.24mm)
3.11"
(78.99mm)
-1.88"
(-47.75mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1908 1908
125th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1907
Sep 1987–Jan 1988
5-Month
1.90"
(48.26mm)
4.41"
(112.01mm)
-2.51"
(-63.75mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1988
126th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1912
Aug 1987–Jan 1988
6-Month
3.73"
(94.74mm)
5.76"
(146.30mm)
-2.03"
(-51.56mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1970 2002
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1912
Jul 1987–Jan 1988
7-Month
6.76"
(171.70mm)
7.34"
(186.44mm)
-0.58"
(-14.74mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1985 1905
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1912
Jun 1987–Jan 1988
8-Month
8.39"
(213.11mm)
10.29"
(261.37mm)
-1.90"
(-48.26mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1985 1905
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1912
May 1987–Jan 1988
9-Month
10.30"
(261.62mm)
12.45"
(316.23mm)
-2.15"
(-54.61mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1985 1905
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1928
Ties: 1950, 2019
Apr 1987–Jan 1988
10-Month
10.77"
(273.56mm)
13.56"
(344.42mm)
-2.79"
(-70.86mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1985 1905
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1928
Mar 1987–Jan 1988
11-Month
12.44"
(315.98mm)
14.37"
(365.00mm)
-1.93"
(-49.02mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1985 1905
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1928
Feb 1987–Jan 1988
12-Month
12.86"
(326.64mm)
14.98"
(380.49mm)
-2.12"
(-53.85mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1985 1919
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1928
Ties: 1921
Aug 1986–Jan 1988
18-Month
21.10"
(535.94mm)
20.76"
(527.30mm)
0.34"
(8.64mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1985 2002
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1928
Ties: 1983
Feb 1986–Jan 1988
24-Month
30.76"
(781.30mm)
30.01"
(762.25mm)
0.75"
(19.05mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1986 1920
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1917
Feb 1985–Jan 1988
36-Month
47.37"
(1,203.20mm)
45.06"
(1,144.52mm)
2.31"
(58.68mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1987 1921
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1899
Feb 1984–Jan 1988
48-Month
58.16"
(1,477.26mm)
60.16"
(1,528.06mm)
-2.00"
(-50.80mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1986 1921
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1900
Ties: 2000
Feb 1983–Jan 1988
60-Month
71.76"
(1,822.70mm)
75.31"
(1,912.87mm)
-3.55"
(-90.17mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1985 1922
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1900

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Divisional Time Series, published January 2022, retrieved on January 28, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/