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Montana, Climate Division 5. South Central

Precipitation Rankings, March 1986

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1986
1-Month
1.18"
(29.97mm)
1.29"
(32.77mm)
-0.11"
(-2.80mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1979 1911
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1924
Feb–Mar 1986
2-Month
3.22"
(81.79mm)
2.15"
(54.61mm)
1.07"
(27.18mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1985 1969
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1904
Jan–Mar 1986
3-Month
3.97"
(100.84mm)
3.19"
(81.03mm)
0.78"
(19.81mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1985 1941
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 1899
Dec 1985–Mar 1986
4-Month
4.54"
(115.32mm)
4.15"
(105.41mm)
0.39"
(9.91mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1985 1914
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 2014
Ties: 1938, 1974
Nov 1985–Mar 1986
5-Month
6.05"
(153.67mm)
5.22"
(132.59mm)
0.83"
(21.08mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1985 1914
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1928
Oct 1985–Mar 1986
6-Month
6.92"
(175.77mm)
6.55"
(166.37mm)
0.37"
(9.40mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1985 1966
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2014
Sep 1985–Mar 1986
7-Month
9.24"
(234.70mm)
8.10"
(205.74mm)
1.14"
(28.96mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1985 1961
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2014
Aug 1985–Mar 1986
8-Month
11.13"
(282.70mm)
9.30"
(236.22mm)
1.83"
(46.48mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1985 1905
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2014
Jul 1985–Mar 1986
9-Month
12.66"
(321.56mm)
10.69"
(271.53mm)
1.97"
(50.03mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1985 2013
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1924
Ties: 1973
Jun 1985–Mar 1986
10-Month
14.38"
(365.25mm)
13.24"
(336.30mm)
1.14"
(28.95mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1985 2013
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1983 1924
May 1985–Mar 1986
11-Month
15.92"
(404.37mm)
15.88"
(403.35mm)
0.04"
(1.02mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1985 1901
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1928
Apr 1985–Mar 1986
12-Month
16.61"
(421.89mm)
17.72"
(450.09mm)
-1.11"
(-28.20mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1985 2013
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1928
Oct 1984–Mar 1986
18-Month
22.51"
(571.75mm)
24.27"
(616.46mm)
-1.76"
(-44.71mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1980 1961
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1928
Apr 1984–Mar 1986
24-Month
32.60"
(828.04mm)
35.43"
(899.92mm)
-2.83"
(-71.88mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1981 1961
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1928
Apr 1983–Mar 1986
36-Month
50.16"
(1,274.06mm)
53.19"
(1,351.03mm)
-3.03"
(-76.97mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1963 1937
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1928
Apr 1982–Mar 1986
48-Month
69.87"
(1,774.70mm)
70.90"
(1,800.86mm)
-1.03"
(-26.16mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1964 1938
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1971
Apr 1981–Mar 1986
60-Month
90.14"
(2,289.56mm)
88.62"
(2,250.95mm)
1.52"
(38.61mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1985 1938
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1983 1979

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Divisional Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 15, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/