Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Montana

Precipitation Rankings, January 1938

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1938
1-Month
0.88"
(22.35mm)
1.35"
(34.29mm)
-0.47"
(-11.94mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1931 1985
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1969
Dec 1937–Jan 1938
2-Month
2.59"
(65.79mm)
2.64"
(67.06mm)
-0.05"
(-1.27mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1936 1931
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1918
Ties: 1927
Nov 1937–Jan 1938
3-Month
3.69"
(93.73mm)
3.93"
(99.82mm)
-0.24"
(-6.09mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1937 1944
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1934 1907
Ties: 1913
Oct 1937–Jan 1938
4-Month
4.83"
(122.68mm)
5.18"
(131.57mm)
-0.35"
(-8.89mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1937 1908
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 1928
Ties: 1993
Sep 1937–Jan 1938
5-Month
6.49"
(164.85mm)
6.64"
(168.66mm)
-0.15"
(-3.81mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1937 1905
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1934 1928
Aug 1937–Jan 1938
6-Month
7.01"
(178.05mm)
7.97"
(202.44mm)
-0.96"
(-24.39mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1937 1905
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1934 1928
Jul 1937–Jan 1938
7-Month
8.80"
(223.52mm)
9.54"
(242.32mm)
-0.74"
(-18.80mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1937 1905
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1934 1928
Jun 1937–Jan 1938
8-Month
11.70"
(297.18mm)
12.40"
(314.96mm)
-0.70"
(-17.78mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1937 1905
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1934 1916
May 1937–Jan 1938
9-Month
12.40"
(314.96mm)
14.81"
(376.17mm)
-2.41"
(-61.21mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1937 1905
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1934 1928
Apr 1937–Jan 1938
10-Month
13.56"
(344.42mm)
16.34"
(415.04mm)
-2.78"
(-70.62mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1937 1905
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1934 1928
Ties: 1940
Mar 1937–Jan 1938
11-Month
14.69"
(373.13mm)
17.62"
(447.55mm)
-2.93"
(-74.42mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1937 1937
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1934 1928
Feb 1937–Jan 1938
12-Month
15.83"
(402.08mm)
18.67"
(474.22mm)
-2.84"
(-72.14mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1937 1932
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1934 1928
Aug 1936–Jan 1938
18-Month
21.86"
(555.24mm)
26.64"
(676.66mm)
-4.78"
(-121.42mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1937 1937
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 1928
Feb 1936–Jan 1938
24-Month
29.83"
(757.68mm)
37.37"
(949.20mm)
-7.54"
(-191.52mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1937 1937
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 2012
Feb 1935–Jan 1938
36-Month
43.67"
(1,109.22mm)
56.07"
(1,424.18mm)
-12.40"
(-314.96mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1937 1937
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1936 1909
Feb 1934–Jan 1938
48-Month
58.25"
(1,479.55mm)
74.80"
(1,899.92mm)
-16.55"
(-420.37mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1938
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1910
Feb 1933–Jan 1938
60-Month
77.42"
(1,966.47mm)
93.53"
(2,375.66mm)
-16.11"
(-409.19mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1938
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 2015

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 25, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/