Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Montana

Precipitation Rankings, December 1897

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1897
1-Month
1.47"
(37.34mm)
1.29"
(32.77mm)
0.18"
(4.57mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1896 1930
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1895 1917
Ties: 1948
Nov–Dec 1897
2-Month
5.35"
(135.89mm)
2.57"
(65.28mm)
2.78"
(70.61mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1896 1908
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 1927
Oct–Dec 1897
3-Month
6.88"
(174.75mm)
3.82"
(97.03mm)
3.06"
(77.72mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1896 1907
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 1927
Sep–Dec 1897
4-Month
8.00"
(203.20mm)
5.28"
(134.11mm)
2.72"
(69.09mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1896 1904
4th Wettest Wettest to Date 1946
Aug–Dec 1897
5-Month
8.39"
(213.11mm)
6.59"
(167.39mm)
1.80"
(45.72mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1895 1904
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 1927
Jul–Dec 1897
6-Month
10.03"
(254.76mm)
8.17"
(207.52mm)
1.86"
(47.24mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1896 1904
16th Wettest Wettest to Date 1927
Jun–Dec 1897
7-Month
14.18"
(360.17mm)
11.04"
(280.42mm)
3.14"
(79.75mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1896 1904
8th Wettest Wettest to Date 1993
May–Dec 1897
8-Month
15.38"
(390.65mm)
13.45"
(341.63mm)
1.93"
(49.02mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1895 1904
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 1927
Apr–Dec 1897
9-Month
16.60"
(421.64mm)
14.96"
(379.98mm)
1.64"
(41.66mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1895 1904
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1896 1927
Ties: 1908, 1962
Mar–Dec 1897
10-Month
18.39"
(467.11mm)
16.24"
(412.50mm)
2.15"
(54.61mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1895 1936
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 1927
Feb–Dec 1897
11-Month
20.15"
(511.81mm)
17.30"
(439.42mm)
2.85"
(72.39mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1896 1931
17th Wettest Wettest to Date 1927
Jan–Dec 1897
12-Month
21.47"
(545.34mm)
18.65"
(473.71mm)
2.82"
(71.63mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1895 1931
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 1927
Jul 1896–Dec 1897
18-Month
31.34"
(796.04mm)
26.84"
(681.74mm)
4.50"
(114.30mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1896 1936
8th Wettest Wettest to Date 1927
Jan 1896–Dec 1897
24-Month
43.52"
(1,105.41mm)
37.32"
(947.93mm)
6.20"
(157.48mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1896 1935
4th Wettest Wettest to Date 2011
Jan 1895–Dec 1897
36-Month
60.99"
(1,549.15mm)
56.02"
(1,422.91mm)
4.97"
(126.24mm)
109th Driest Driest to Date 1936
14th Wettest Wettest to Date 1898

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published December 2019, retrieved on December 13, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/