Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Montana

Precipitation Rankings, May 1896

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1896
1-Month
3.85"
(97.79mm)
2.42"
(61.47mm)
1.43"
(36.32mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1895 1937
14th Wettest Wettest to Date 1927
Apr–May 1896
2-Month
5.56"
(141.22mm)
3.93"
(99.82mm)
1.63"
(41.40mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1895 1934
14th Wettest Wettest to Date 2011
Mar–May 1896
3-Month
7.11"
(180.59mm)
5.20"
(132.08mm)
1.91"
(48.51mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1895 1931
10th Wettest Wettest to Date 2011
Feb–May 1896
4-Month
8.14"
(206.76mm)
6.26"
(159.00mm)
1.88"
(47.76mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1895 1931
13th Wettest Wettest to Date 2011
Jan–May 1896
5-Month
10.19"
(258.83mm)
7.61"
(193.29mm)
2.58"
(65.54mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1895 1931
7th Wettest Wettest to Date 2011
Dec 1895–May 1896
6-Month
11.85"
(300.99mm)
8.90"
(226.06mm)
2.95"
(74.93mm)
120th Driest Driest to Date 1931
6th Wettest Wettest to Date 2011
Nov 1895–May 1896
7-Month
13.44"
(341.38mm)
10.19"
(258.83mm)
3.25"
(82.55mm)
120th Driest Driest to Date 1931
6th Wettest Wettest to Date 2011
Oct 1895–May 1896
8-Month
14.07"
(357.38mm)
11.44"
(290.58mm)
2.63"
(66.80mm)
116th Driest Driest to Date 1931
10th Wettest Wettest to Date 2011
Sep 1895–May 1896
9-Month
15.27"
(387.86mm)
12.89"
(327.41mm)
2.38"
(60.45mm)
110th Driest Driest to Date 1905
16th Wettest Wettest to Date 2011
Aug 1895–May 1896
10-Month
15.87"
(403.10mm)
14.22"
(361.19mm)
1.65"
(41.91mm)
99th Driest Driest to Date 1905
27th Wettest Wettest to Date 2011
Jul 1895–May 1896
11-Month
17.25"
(438.15mm)
15.80"
(401.32mm)
1.45"
(36.83mm)
94th Driest Driest to Date 1905
32nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2011
Ties: 1952
Jun 1895–May 1896
12-Month
20.38"
(517.65mm)
18.65"
(473.71mm)
1.73"
(43.94mm)
98th Driest Driest to Date 1905
28th Wettest Wettest to Date 2011

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published February 2021, retrieved on February 26, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/