Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Montana

Precipitation Rankings, December 1948

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1948
1-Month
1.47"
(37.34mm)
1.29"
(32.77mm)
0.18"
(4.57mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1947 1930
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1917
Ties: 1897
Nov–Dec 1948
2-Month
3.04"
(77.22mm)
2.57"
(65.28mm)
0.47"
(11.94mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1947 1908
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1927
Oct–Dec 1948
3-Month
3.31"
(84.07mm)
3.82"
(97.03mm)
-0.51"
(-12.96mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1944 1907
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1927
Sep–Dec 1948
4-Month
3.86"
(98.04mm)
5.28"
(134.11mm)
-1.42"
(-36.07mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1944 1904
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1946
Aug–Dec 1948
5-Month
4.95"
(125.73mm)
6.59"
(167.39mm)
-1.64"
(-41.66mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1943 1904
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1927
Ties: 1976
Jul–Dec 1948
6-Month
7.77"
(197.36mm)
8.17"
(207.52mm)
-0.40"
(-10.16mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1945 1904
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1927
Jun–Dec 1948
7-Month
12.31"
(312.67mm)
11.04"
(280.42mm)
1.27"
(32.25mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1945 1904
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1993
May–Dec 1948
8-Month
15.21"
(386.33mm)
13.45"
(341.63mm)
1.76"
(44.70mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1947 1904
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1927
Apr–Dec 1948
9-Month
16.77"
(425.96mm)
14.96"
(379.98mm)
1.81"
(45.98mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1947 1904
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1927
Mar–Dec 1948
10-Month
17.98"
(456.69mm)
16.24"
(412.50mm)
1.74"
(44.19mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1947 1936
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1927
Feb–Dec 1948
11-Month
19.33"
(490.98mm)
17.30"
(439.42mm)
2.03"
(51.56mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1947 1931
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1927
Jan–Dec 1948
12-Month
20.86"
(529.84mm)
18.65"
(473.71mm)
2.21"
(56.13mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1947 1931
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1927
Ties: 1986
Jul 1947–Dec 1948
18-Month
29.77"
(756.16mm)
26.84"
(681.74mm)
2.93"
(74.42mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1946 1936
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1927
Jan 1947–Dec 1948
24-Month
39.67"
(1,007.62mm)
37.32"
(947.93mm)
2.35"
(59.69mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1946 1935
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2011
Jan 1946–Dec 1948
36-Month
60.85"
(1,545.59mm)
56.02"
(1,422.91mm)
4.83"
(122.68mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1947 1936
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1927 1898
Jan 1945–Dec 1948
48-Month
78.73"
(1,999.74mm)
74.72"
(1,897.89mm)
4.01"
(101.85mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1947 1937
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1909
Jan 1944–Dec 1948
60-Month
97.32"
(2,471.93mm)
93.44"
(2,373.38mm)
3.88"
(98.55mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1947 1937
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1944 2014

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published December 2019, retrieved on December 14, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/