Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Montana

Precipitation Rankings, April 1897

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1897
1-Month
1.22"
(30.99mm)
1.51"
(38.35mm)
-0.29"
(-7.36mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1895 1977
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 1940
Ties: 1895, 1907
Mar–Apr 1897
2-Month
3.01"
(76.45mm)
2.79"
(70.87mm)
0.22"
(5.58mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1895 1926
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 1898, 1940, 1975
Feb–Apr 1897
3-Month
4.77"
(121.16mm)
3.84"
(97.54mm)
0.93"
(23.62mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1896 1926
19th Wettest Wettest to Date 1940
Jan–Apr 1897
4-Month
6.09"
(154.69mm)
5.20"
(132.08mm)
0.89"
(22.61mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1895 1931
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 1975
Dec 1896–Apr 1897
5-Month
6.78"
(172.21mm)
6.49"
(164.85mm)
0.29"
(7.36mm)
75th Driest Driest to Date 1931
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 1918
Nov 1896–Apr 1897
6-Month
10.52"
(267.21mm)
7.77"
(197.36mm)
2.75"
(69.85mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1896 1931
4th Wettest Wettest to Date 1898
Oct 1896–Apr 1897
7-Month
11.19"
(284.23mm)
9.02"
(229.11mm)
2.17"
(55.12mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1896 1977
11th Wettest Wettest to Date 1898
Sep 1896–Apr 1897
8-Month
13.49"
(342.65mm)
10.48"
(266.19mm)
3.01"
(76.46mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1896 1905
7th Wettest Wettest to Date 2017
Aug 1896–Apr 1897
9-Month
14.58"
(370.33mm)
11.81"
(299.97mm)
2.77"
(70.36mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1896 1905
10th Wettest Wettest to Date 1907
Jul 1896–Apr 1897
10-Month
15.96"
(405.38mm)
13.39"
(340.11mm)
2.57"
(65.27mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1896 1905
15th Wettest Wettest to Date 2017
Ties: 1969
Jun 1896–Apr 1897
11-Month
17.95"
(455.93mm)
16.24"
(412.50mm)
1.71"
(43.43mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1896 1905
28th Wettest Wettest to Date 1916
May 1896–Apr 1897
12-Month
21.80"
(553.72mm)
18.66"
(473.96mm)
3.14"
(79.76mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1896 1905
17th Wettest Wettest to Date 1928
Nov 1895–Apr 1897
18-Month
31.39"
(797.31mm)
26.45"
(671.83mm)
4.94"
(125.48mm)
117th Driest Driest to Date 1937
7th Wettest Wettest to Date 1928
May 1895–Apr 1897
24-Month
39.70"
(1,008.38mm)
37.35"
(948.69mm)
2.35"
(59.69mm)
92nd Driest Driest to Date 1937
32nd Wettest Wettest to Date 1917

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 19, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/