Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Montana

Precipitation Rankings, January 1897

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1897
1-Month
1.32"
(33.53mm)
1.35"
(34.29mm)
-0.03"
(-0.76mm)
74th Driest Driest to Date 1985
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1896 1969
Ties: 1933, 1964
Dec 1896–Jan 1897
2-Month
2.01"
(51.05mm)
2.64"
(67.06mm)
-0.63"
(-16.01mm)
27th Driest Driest to Date 1931
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 1918
Ties: 1988
Nov 1896–Jan 1897
3-Month
5.75"
(146.05mm)
3.93"
(99.82mm)
1.82"
(46.23mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1896 1944
11th Wettest Wettest to Date 1907
Oct 1896–Jan 1897
4-Month
6.42"
(163.07mm)
5.18"
(131.57mm)
1.24"
(31.50mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1896 1908
20th Wettest Wettest to Date 1928
Sep 1896–Jan 1897
5-Month
8.72"
(221.49mm)
6.64"
(168.66mm)
2.08"
(52.83mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1896 1905
12th Wettest Wettest to Date 1928
Aug 1896–Jan 1897
6-Month
9.81"
(249.17mm)
7.97"
(202.44mm)
1.84"
(46.73mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1896 1905
15th Wettest Wettest to Date 1928
Ties: 1997
Jul 1896–Jan 1897
7-Month
11.19"
(284.23mm)
9.54"
(242.32mm)
1.65"
(41.91mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1896 1905
20th Wettest Wettest to Date 1928
Jun 1896–Jan 1897
8-Month
13.18"
(334.77mm)
12.40"
(314.96mm)
0.78"
(19.81mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1896 1905
37th Wettest Wettest to Date 1916
May 1896–Jan 1897
9-Month
17.03"
(432.56mm)
14.81"
(376.17mm)
2.22"
(56.39mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1896 1905
22nd Wettest Wettest to Date 1928
Apr 1896–Jan 1897
10-Month
18.74"
(476.00mm)
16.34"
(415.04mm)
2.40"
(60.96mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1896 1905
23rd Wettest Wettest to Date 1928
Mar 1896–Jan 1897
11-Month
20.29"
(515.37mm)
17.62"
(447.55mm)
2.67"
(67.82mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1896 1937
19th Wettest Wettest to Date 1928
Feb 1896–Jan 1897
12-Month
21.32"
(541.53mm)
18.67"
(474.22mm)
2.65"
(67.31mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1896 1932
18th Wettest Wettest to Date 1928
Aug 1895–Jan 1897
18-Month
29.05"
(737.87mm)
26.64"
(676.66mm)
2.41"
(61.21mm)
96th Driest Driest to Date 1937
28th Wettest Wettest to Date 1928
Ties: 1998
Feb 1895–Jan 1897
24-Month
38.41"
(975.61mm)
37.37"
(949.20mm)
1.04"
(26.41mm)
72nd Driest Driest to Date 1937
52nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2012

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 26, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/