Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Montana

Precipitation Rankings, December 1938

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1938
1-Month
0.77"
(19.56mm)
1.29"
(32.77mm)
-0.52"
(-13.21mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1935 1930
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1917
Ties: 1944
Nov–Dec 1938
2-Month
2.13"
(54.10mm)
2.57"
(65.28mm)
-0.44"
(-11.18mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1936 1908
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1927
Ties: 1963
Oct–Dec 1938
3-Month
4.25"
(107.95mm)
3.82"
(97.03mm)
0.43"
(10.92mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1937 1907
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1933 1927
Ties: 1950
Sep–Dec 1938
4-Month
5.28"
(134.11mm)
5.28"
(134.11mm)
0.00"
(0.00mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1936 1904
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1946
Ties: 1914
Aug–Dec 1938
5-Month
6.17"
(156.72mm)
6.59"
(167.39mm)
-0.42"
(-10.67mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1937 1904
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1933 1927
Ties: 1940
Jul–Dec 1938
6-Month
8.42"
(213.87mm)
8.17"
(207.52mm)
0.25"
(6.35mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1937 1904
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1933 1927
Jun–Dec 1938
7-Month
11.76"
(298.70mm)
11.04"
(280.42mm)
0.72"
(18.28mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1937 1904
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1927 1993
May–Dec 1938
8-Month
15.24"
(387.10mm)
13.45"
(341.63mm)
1.79"
(45.47mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1937 1904
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1927 1927
Apr–Dec 1938
9-Month
16.16"
(410.46mm)
14.96"
(379.98mm)
1.20"
(30.48mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1937 1904
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1933 1927
Mar–Dec 1938
10-Month
18.07"
(458.98mm)
16.24"
(412.50mm)
1.83"
(46.48mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1937 1936
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1927 1927
Feb–Dec 1938
11-Month
19.16"
(486.66mm)
17.30"
(439.42mm)
1.86"
(47.24mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1937 1931
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1927 1927
Jan–Dec 1938
12-Month
20.04"
(509.02mm)
18.65"
(473.71mm)
1.39"
(35.31mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1937 1931
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1927 1927
Jul 1937–Dec 1938
18-Month
27.96"
(710.18mm)
26.84"
(681.74mm)
1.12"
(28.44mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1937 1936
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1928 1927
Jan 1937–Dec 1938
24-Month
36.23"
(920.24mm)
37.32"
(947.93mm)
-1.09"
(-27.69mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1937 1935
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1933 2011
Jan 1936–Dec 1938
36-Month
50.53"
(1,283.46mm)
56.02"
(1,422.91mm)
-5.49"
(-139.45mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1937 1936
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1934 1898
Jan 1935–Dec 1938
48-Month
64.16"
(1,629.66mm)
74.72"
(1,897.89mm)
-10.56"
(-268.23mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1937 1937
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 1909
Jan 1934–Dec 1938
60-Month
78.40"
(1,991.36mm)
93.44"
(2,373.38mm)
-15.04"
(-382.02mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1937 1937
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1936 2014

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published February 2020, retrieved on February 23, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/