Climate at a Glance

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Montana, Climate Division 3. North Central

Precipitation Rankings, January 1998

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1998
1-Month
0.73"
(18.54mm)
0.79"
(20.07mm)
-0.06"
(-1.53mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1997 1944
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 1971
Ties: 1928, 1968
Dec 1997–Jan 1998
2-Month
0.96"
(24.38mm)
1.56"
(39.62mm)
-0.60"
(-15.24mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1995 1944
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1918
Nov 1997–Jan 1998
3-Month
1.48"
(37.59mm)
2.29"
(58.17mm)
-0.81"
(-20.58mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1995 1944
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1907
Oct 1997–Jan 1998
4-Month
2.24"
(56.90mm)
3.11"
(78.99mm)
-0.87"
(-22.09mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1992 1908
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1907
Ties: 1936
Sep 1997–Jan 1998
5-Month
2.89"
(73.41mm)
4.41"
(112.01mm)
-1.52"
(-38.60mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1988 1988
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1912
Ties: 2022
Aug 1997–Jan 1998
6-Month
4.44"
(112.78mm)
5.76"
(146.30mm)
-1.32"
(-33.52mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1995 2002
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1912
Jul 1997–Jan 1998
7-Month
5.87"
(149.10mm)
7.34"
(186.44mm)
-1.47"
(-37.34mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1995 1905
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1912
Ties: 2019
Jun 1997–Jan 1998
8-Month
8.73"
(221.74mm)
10.29"
(261.37mm)
-1.56"
(-39.63mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1995 1905
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1912
May 1997–Jan 1998
9-Month
11.53"
(292.86mm)
12.45"
(316.23mm)
-0.92"
(-23.37mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1995 1905
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1928
Apr 1997–Jan 1998
10-Month
12.55"
(318.77mm)
13.56"
(344.42mm)
-1.01"
(-25.65mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1997 1905
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 1928
Mar 1997–Jan 1998
11-Month
13.45"
(341.63mm)
14.37"
(365.00mm)
-0.92"
(-23.37mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1995 1905
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1928
Feb 1997–Jan 1998
12-Month
13.85"
(351.79mm)
14.98"
(380.49mm)
-1.13"
(-28.70mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1995 1919
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1928
Aug 1996–Jan 1998
18-Month
20.01"
(508.25mm)
20.76"
(527.30mm)
-0.75"
(-19.05mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1995 2002
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1928
Feb 1996–Jan 1998
24-Month
28.12"
(714.25mm)
30.01"
(762.25mm)
-1.89"
(-48.00mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1989 1920
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1917
Feb 1995–Jan 1998
36-Month
48.04"
(1,220.22mm)
45.06"
(1,144.52mm)
2.98"
(75.70mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1997 1921
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 1899
Feb 1994–Jan 1998
48-Month
59.16"
(1,502.66mm)
60.16"
(1,528.06mm)
-1.00"
(-25.40mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1991 1921
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1900
Feb 1993–Jan 1998
60-Month
79.27"
(2,013.46mm)
75.31"
(1,912.87mm)
3.96"
(100.59mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1995 1922
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1900

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Divisional Time Series, published May 2022, retrieved on May 19, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/