Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Montana

Precipitation Rankings, April 1898

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1898
1-Month
1.37"
(34.80mm)
1.51"
(38.35mm)
-0.14"
(-3.55mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1897 1977
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1896 1940
Ties: 1902
Mar–Apr 1898
2-Month
4.31"
(109.47mm)
2.79"
(70.87mm)
1.52"
(38.60mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 1897 1926
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1898, 1940, 1975
Ties: 1940, 1975
Feb–Apr 1898
3-Month
5.29"
(134.37mm)
3.84"
(97.54mm)
1.45"
(36.83mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1897 1926
9th Wettest Wettest to Date 1940
Ties: 1900
Jan–Apr 1898
4-Month
6.22"
(157.99mm)
5.20"
(132.08mm)
1.02"
(25.91mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1897 1931
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 1975
Dec 1897–Apr 1898
5-Month
7.69"
(195.33mm)
6.49"
(164.85mm)
1.20"
(30.48mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1897 1931
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 1918
Nov 1897–Apr 1898
6-Month
11.57"
(293.88mm)
7.77"
(197.36mm)
3.80"
(96.52mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1897 1931
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1898
Oct 1897–Apr 1898
7-Month
13.10"
(332.74mm)
9.02"
(229.11mm)
4.08"
(103.63mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1897 1977
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1898
Sep 1897–Apr 1898
8-Month
14.22"
(361.19mm)
10.48"
(266.19mm)
3.74"
(95.00mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1897 1905
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2017
Aug 1897–Apr 1898
9-Month
14.61"
(371.09mm)
11.81"
(299.97mm)
2.80"
(71.12mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1897 1905
9th Wettest Wettest to Date 1907
Jul 1897–Apr 1898
10-Month
16.25"
(412.75mm)
13.39"
(340.11mm)
2.86"
(72.64mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1897 1905
12th Wettest Wettest to Date 2017
Jun 1897–Apr 1898
11-Month
20.40"
(518.16mm)
16.24"
(412.50mm)
4.16"
(105.66mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1897 1905
3rd Wettest Wettest to Date 1916
Ties: 1994
May 1897–Apr 1898
12-Month
21.60"
(548.64mm)
18.66"
(473.96mm)
2.94"
(74.68mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1896 1905
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1928
Nov 1896–Apr 1898
18-Month
32.12"
(815.85mm)
26.45"
(671.83mm)
5.67"
(144.02mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1897 1937
5th Wettest Wettest to Date 1928
May 1896–Apr 1898
24-Month
43.40"
(1,102.36mm)
37.35"
(948.69mm)
6.05"
(153.67mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1897 1937
6th Wettest Wettest to Date 1917
May 1895–Apr 1898
36-Month
61.30"
(1,557.02mm)
56.03"
(1,423.16mm)
5.27"
(133.86mm)
108th Driest Driest to Date 1937
15th Wettest Wettest to Date 1909

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 14, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/