Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Montana

Precipitation Rankings, January 1948

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1948
1-Month
1.53"
(38.86mm)
1.35"
(34.29mm)
0.18"
(4.57mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1947 1985
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1943 1969
Ties: 1966
Dec 1947–Jan 1948
2-Month
2.42"
(61.47mm)
2.64"
(67.06mm)
-0.22"
(-5.59mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1945 1931
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1918
Ties: 1904
Nov 1947–Jan 1948
3-Month
4.10"
(104.14mm)
3.93"
(99.82mm)
0.17"
(4.32mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1946 1944
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1907
Oct 1947–Jan 1948
4-Month
5.53"
(140.46mm)
5.18"
(131.57mm)
0.35"
(8.89mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1946 1908
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1928
Ties: 1917
Sep 1947–Jan 1948
5-Month
7.56"
(192.02mm)
6.64"
(168.66mm)
0.92"
(23.36mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1946 1905
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1928
Aug 1947–Jan 1948
6-Month
9.57"
(243.08mm)
7.97"
(202.44mm)
1.60"
(40.64mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1946 1905
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1928
Jul 1947–Jan 1948
7-Month
10.44"
(265.18mm)
9.54"
(242.32mm)
0.90"
(22.86mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1946 1905
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1928
Jun 1947–Jan 1948
8-Month
14.73"
(374.14mm)
12.40"
(314.96mm)
2.33"
(59.18mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1946 1905
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1916
May 1947–Jan 1948
9-Month
15.80"
(401.32mm)
14.81"
(376.17mm)
0.99"
(25.15mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1946 1905
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1928
Apr 1947–Jan 1948
10-Month
17.04"
(432.82mm)
16.34"
(415.04mm)
0.70"
(17.78mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1946 1905
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1928
Mar 1947–Jan 1948
11-Month
18.37"
(466.60mm)
17.62"
(447.55mm)
0.75"
(19.05mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1946 1937
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1928
Feb 1947–Jan 1948
12-Month
19.39"
(492.51mm)
18.67"
(474.22mm)
0.72"
(18.29mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1946 1932
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1928
Ties: 1978
Aug 1946–Jan 1948
18-Month
30.71"
(780.03mm)
26.64"
(676.66mm)
4.07"
(103.37mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1947 1937
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1943 1928
Feb 1946–Jan 1948
24-Month
40.58"
(1,030.73mm)
37.37"
(949.20mm)
3.21"
(81.53mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1947 1937
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1943 2012
Ties: 1900
Feb 1945–Jan 1948
36-Month
58.45"
(1,484.63mm)
56.07"
(1,424.18mm)
2.38"
(60.45mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1947 1937
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1909
Feb 1944–Jan 1948
48-Month
77.56"
(1,970.02mm)
74.80"
(1,899.92mm)
2.76"
(70.10mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1947 1938
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1910
Feb 1943–Jan 1948
60-Month
94.39"
(2,397.51mm)
93.53"
(2,375.66mm)
0.86"
(21.85mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1942 1938
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2015

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published December 2019, retrieved on December 9, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/