Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Montana

Precipitation Rankings, January 1899

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1899
1-Month
2.11"
(53.59mm)
1.35"
(34.29mm)
0.76"
(19.30mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1898 1985
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1895 1969
Dec 1898–Jan 1899
2-Month
2.77"
(70.36mm)
2.64"
(67.06mm)
0.13"
(3.30mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1898 1931
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 1918
Nov 1898–Jan 1899
3-Month
4.17"
(105.92mm)
3.93"
(99.82mm)
0.24"
(6.10mm)
80th Driest Driest to Date 1944
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1907
Ties: 1951
Oct 1898–Jan 1899
4-Month
5.94"
(150.88mm)
5.18"
(131.57mm)
0.76"
(19.31mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1896 1908
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1928
Ties: 1911
Sep 1898–Jan 1899
5-Month
7.00"
(177.80mm)
6.64"
(168.66mm)
0.36"
(9.14mm)
72nd Driest Driest to Date 1905
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1928
Aug 1898–Jan 1899
6-Month
7.69"
(195.33mm)
7.97"
(202.44mm)
-0.28"
(-7.11mm)
60th Driest Driest to Date 1905
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1928
Jul 1898–Jan 1899
7-Month
9.04"
(229.62mm)
9.54"
(242.32mm)
-0.50"
(-12.70mm)
54th Driest Driest to Date 1905
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1928
Jun 1898–Jan 1899
8-Month
12.28"
(311.91mm)
12.40"
(314.96mm)
-0.12"
(-3.05mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1896 1905
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1916
Ties: 1964
May 1898–Jan 1899
9-Month
15.88"
(403.35mm)
14.81"
(376.17mm)
1.07"
(27.18mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1896 1905
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1928
Apr 1898–Jan 1899
10-Month
17.25"
(438.15mm)
16.34"
(415.04mm)
0.91"
(23.11mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1896 1905
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1928
Ties: 1904
Mar 1898–Jan 1899
11-Month
20.19"
(512.83mm)
17.62"
(447.55mm)
2.57"
(65.28mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1898 1937
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1928
Feb 1898–Jan 1899
12-Month
21.17"
(537.72mm)
18.67"
(474.22mm)
2.50"
(63.50mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1898 1932
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1928
Ties: 2017
Aug 1897–Jan 1899
18-Month
30.49"
(774.45mm)
26.64"
(676.66mm)
3.85"
(97.79mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1897 1937
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1928
Feb 1897–Jan 1899
24-Month
42.25"
(1,073.15mm)
37.37"
(949.20mm)
4.88"
(123.95mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1897 1937
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 2012
Ties: 1908
Feb 1896–Jan 1899
36-Month
63.57"
(1,614.68mm)
56.07"
(1,424.18mm)
7.50"
(190.50mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1898 1937
3rd Wettest Wettest to Date 1909
Feb 1895–Jan 1899
48-Month
80.66"
(2,048.76mm)
74.80"
(1,899.92mm)
5.86"
(148.84mm)
109th Driest Driest to Date 1938
14th Wettest Wettest to Date 1910

Citing This Page

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