Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Montana

Precipitation Rankings, May 1916

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1916
1-Month
2.45"
(62.23mm)
2.42"
(61.47mm)
0.03"
(0.76mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1914 1937
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 1927
Ties: 1961
Apr–May 1916
2-Month
3.59"
(91.19mm)
3.93"
(99.82mm)
-0.34"
(-8.63mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1914 1934
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 2011
Ties: 1988
Mar–May 1916
3-Month
5.09"
(129.29mm)
5.20"
(132.08mm)
-0.11"
(-2.79mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1914 1931
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 2011
Feb–May 1916
4-Month
6.58"
(167.13mm)
6.26"
(159.00mm)
0.32"
(8.13mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1915 1931
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1912 2011
Ties: 1997
Jan–May 1916
5-Month
8.84"
(224.54mm)
7.61"
(193.29mm)
1.23"
(31.25mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1915 1931
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1908 2011
Dec 1915–May 1916
6-Month
10.25"
(260.35mm)
8.90"
(226.06mm)
1.35"
(34.29mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1915 1931
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1908 2011
Nov 1915–May 1916
7-Month
11.72"
(297.69mm)
10.19"
(258.83mm)
1.53"
(38.86mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1915 1931
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1907 2011
Ties: 1897
Oct 1915–May 1916
8-Month
12.58"
(319.53mm)
11.44"
(290.58mm)
1.14"
(28.95mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1915 1931
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1912 2011
Sep 1915–May 1916
9-Month
14.93"
(379.22mm)
12.89"
(327.41mm)
2.04"
(51.81mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1915 1905
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1912 2011
Aug 1915–May 1916
10-Month
15.92"
(404.37mm)
14.22"
(361.19mm)
1.70"
(43.18mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1915 1905
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1912 2011
Jul 1915–May 1916
11-Month
19.86"
(504.44mm)
15.80"
(401.32mm)
4.06"
(103.12mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1915 1905
5th Wettest Wettest to Date 2011
Jun 1915–May 1916
12-Month
24.07"
(611.38mm)
18.66"
(473.96mm)
5.41"
(137.42mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1915 1905
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2011
Dec 1914–May 1916
18-Month
31.59"
(802.39mm)
27.58"
(700.53mm)
4.01"
(101.86mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1915 1937
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1908 2011
Jun 1914–May 1916
24-Month
42.58"
(1,081.53mm)
37.34"
(948.44mm)
5.24"
(133.09mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1915 1937
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1908 1917
Jun 1913–May 1916
36-Month
60.42"
(1,534.67mm)
56.01"
(1,422.65mm)
4.41"
(112.02mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1915 1937
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1912 1917
Ties: 1978
Jun 1912–May 1916
48-Month
79.34"
(2,015.24mm)
74.74"
(1,898.40mm)
4.60"
(116.84mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1915 1937
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1913 1899, 1910
Jun 1911–May 1916
60-Month
101.32"
(2,573.53mm)
93.47"
(2,374.14mm)
7.85"
(199.39mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1915 1938
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1910 1910

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published August 2019, retrieved on August 25, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/