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Montana, Climate Division 5. South Central

Precipitation Rankings, February 1979

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
February 1979
1-Month
0.88"
(22.35mm)
0.86"
(21.84mm)
0.02"
(0.51mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1977 1915
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1904
Jan–Feb 1979
2-Month
1.85"
(46.99mm)
1.89"
(48.01mm)
-0.04"
(-1.02mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1977 1992
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1899
Ties: 1954
Dec 1978–Feb 1979
3-Month
3.48"
(88.39mm)
2.86"
(72.64mm)
0.62"
(15.75mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1977 1931, 1941, 1992
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1978
Ties: 1943
Nov 1978–Feb 1979
4-Month
5.53"
(140.46mm)
3.92"
(99.57mm)
1.61"
(40.89mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1977 1931
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1928
Oct 1978–Feb 1979
5-Month
6.01"
(152.65mm)
5.25"
(133.35mm)
0.76"
(19.30mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1977 1966
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1928
Ties: 1933, 2009
Sep 1978–Feb 1979
6-Month
10.02"
(254.51mm)
6.81"
(172.97mm)
3.21"
(81.54mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1978 1905
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 2014
Aug 1978–Feb 1979
7-Month
10.76"
(273.30mm)
8.01"
(203.45mm)
2.75"
(69.85mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1977 1905
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1928
Jul 1978–Feb 1979
8-Month
12.60"
(320.04mm)
9.40"
(238.76mm)
3.20"
(81.28mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1978 1905
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1928
Jun 1978–Feb 1979
9-Month
14.00"
(355.60mm)
11.95"
(303.53mm)
2.05"
(52.07mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1977 2013
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1916
May 1978–Feb 1979
10-Month
20.64"
(524.26mm)
14.59"
(370.59mm)
6.05"
(153.67mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1978 1901
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 1928 1928
Apr 1978–Feb 1979
11-Month
22.84"
(580.14mm)
16.43"
(417.32mm)
6.41"
(162.82mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1978 1935
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 1928 1928
Mar 1978–Feb 1979
12-Month
23.34"
(592.84mm)
17.72"
(450.09mm)
5.62"
(142.75mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1978 1961
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 1928 1928
Sep 1977–Feb 1979
18-Month
32.59"
(827.79mm)
24.52"
(622.81mm)
8.07"
(204.98mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1978 1935
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 1928 1928
Mar 1977–Feb 1979
24-Month
43.02"
(1,092.71mm)
35.44"
(900.18mm)
7.58"
(192.53mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1978 1961
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 1928
Mar 1976–Feb 1979
36-Month
59.74"
(1,517.40mm)
53.22"
(1,351.79mm)
6.52"
(165.61mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1978 1937
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1928
Mar 1975–Feb 1979
48-Month
82.38"
(2,092.45mm)
70.93"
(1,801.62mm)
11.45"
(290.83mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1978 1938
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1971
Mar 1974–Feb 1979
60-Month
104.22"
(2,647.19mm)
88.65"
(2,251.71mm)
15.57"
(395.48mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1978 1938
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1979

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Divisional Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 11, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/