Climate at a Glance

Regional Rankings

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Northern Rockies and Plains Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, January 1928

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1928
1-Month
0.89"
(22.61mm)
0.88"
(22.35mm)
0.01"
(0.26mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1927 1961
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1922 1969
Dec 1927–Jan 1928
2-Month
2.02"
(51.31mm)
1.74"
(44.20mm)
0.28"
(7.11mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1927 1931
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1925 1918
Nov 1927–Jan 1928
3-Month
3.80"
(96.52mm)
2.70"
(68.58mm)
1.10"
(27.94mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1927 1955
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1923 1997
Ties: 1969
Oct 1927–Jan 1928
4-Month
5.00"
(127.00mm)
3.94"
(100.08mm)
1.06"
(26.92mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1927 1908
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1920 1999
Sep 1927–Jan 1928
5-Month
6.73"
(170.94mm)
5.53"
(140.46mm)
1.20"
(30.48mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1927 1953
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1947
Aug 1927–Jan 1928
6-Month
9.15"
(232.41mm)
7.28"
(184.91mm)
1.87"
(47.50mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1927 1977
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1912 2020
Ties: 1912
Jul 1927–Jan 1928
7-Month
11.28"
(286.51mm)
9.35"
(237.49mm)
1.93"
(49.02mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1927 1977
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1924 2020
Jun 1927–Jan 1928
8-Month
13.88"
(352.55mm)
12.31"
(312.67mm)
1.57"
(39.88mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1927 1937, 2013
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1924 1916
May 1927–Jan 1928
9-Month
18.36"
(466.34mm)
14.92"
(378.97mm)
3.44"
(87.37mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1927 1937
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1916
Apr 1927–Jan 1928
10-Month
21.15"
(537.21mm)
16.67"
(423.42mm)
4.48"
(113.79mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1927 1937
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1916
Mar 1927–Jan 1928
11-Month
22.44"
(569.98mm)
17.82"
(452.63mm)
4.62"
(117.35mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1927 1937
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1916
Feb 1927–Jan 1928
12-Month
23.42"
(594.87mm)
18.62"
(472.95mm)
4.80"
(121.92mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1927 1935
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1916
Aug 1926–Jan 1928
18-Month
32.14"
(816.36mm)
25.90"
(657.86mm)
6.24"
(158.50mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1927 1937
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1928
Feb 1926–Jan 1928
24-Month
40.81"
(1,036.57mm)
37.24"
(945.90mm)
3.57"
(90.67mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1927 1935
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1917 2020
Feb 1925–Jan 1928
36-Month
59.00"
(1,498.60mm)
55.81"
(1,417.57mm)
3.19"
(81.03mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1927 1937
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1918 1996
Feb 1924–Jan 1928
48-Month
76.42"
(1,941.07mm)
74.38"
(1,889.25mm)
2.04"
(51.82mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1927 1937
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1924 2012
Feb 1923–Jan 1928
60-Month
97.87"
(2,485.90mm)
92.96"
(2,361.18mm)
4.91"
(124.72mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1927 1938
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1917 2012

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published March 2020, retrieved on March 30, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/